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authorBenjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>2012-03-07 16:48:45 +1100
committerBenjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>2012-03-09 10:55:08 +1100
commita546498f3bf9aac311c66f965186373aee2ca0b0 (patch)
tree86fb9a778aba26df3810acd8e52a921a2d84489b /arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h
parent1b70117924a4f254840ed70fbe3020d4519a1a9a (diff)
downloadlinaro-lsk-a546498f3bf9aac311c66f965186373aee2ca0b0.tar.gz
powerpc: Call do_page_fault() with interrupts off
We currently turn interrupts back to their previous state before calling do_page_fault(). This can be annoying when debugging as a bad fault will potentially have lost some processor state before getting into the debugger. We also end up calling some generic code with interrupts enabled such as notify_page_fault() with interrupts enabled, which could be unexpected. This changes our code to behave more like other architectures, and make the assembly entry code call into do_page_faults() with interrupts disabled. They are conditionally re-enabled from within do_page_fault() in the same spot x86 does it. While there, add the might_sleep() test in the case of a successful trylock of the mmap semaphore, again like x86. Also fix a bug in the existing assembly where r12 (_MSR) could get clobbered by C calls (the DTL accounting in the exception common macro and DISABLE_INTS) in some cases. Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> --- v2. Add the r12 clobber fix
Diffstat (limited to 'arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h')
-rw-r--r--arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h10
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h
index bb712c9488b..531ba00fcba 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h
+++ b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/hw_irq.h
@@ -79,6 +79,11 @@ static inline bool arch_irqs_disabled(void)
get_paca()->hard_enabled = 0; \
} while(0)
+static inline bool arch_irq_disabled_regs(struct pt_regs *regs)
+{
+ return !regs->softe;
+}
+
#else /* CONFIG_PPC64 */
#define SET_MSR_EE(x) mtmsr(x)
@@ -139,6 +144,11 @@ static inline bool arch_irqs_disabled(void)
#define hard_irq_disable() arch_local_irq_disable()
+static inline bool arch_irq_disabled_regs(struct pt_regs *regs)
+{
+ return !(regs->msr & MSR_EE);
+}
+
#endif /* CONFIG_PPC64 */
#define ARCH_IRQ_INIT_FLAGS IRQ_NOREQUEST