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-rw-r--r--arch/x86/include/asm/pgalloc.h5
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/mm/pgtable.c31
2 files changed, 31 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/pgalloc.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/pgalloc.h
index 0e8c2a0fd922..271de94c3810 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/pgalloc.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/pgalloc.h
@@ -23,6 +23,11 @@ static inline void paravirt_release_pud(unsigned long pfn) {}
#endif
/*
+ * Flags to use when allocating a user page table page.
+ */
+extern gfp_t __userpte_alloc_gfp;
+
+/*
* Allocate and free page tables.
*/
extern pgd_t *pgd_alloc(struct mm_struct *);
diff --git a/arch/x86/mm/pgtable.c b/arch/x86/mm/pgtable.c
index ed34f5e35999..c9ba9deafe83 100644
--- a/arch/x86/mm/pgtable.c
+++ b/arch/x86/mm/pgtable.c
@@ -6,6 +6,14 @@
#define PGALLOC_GFP GFP_KERNEL | __GFP_NOTRACK | __GFP_REPEAT | __GFP_ZERO
+#ifdef CONFIG_HIGHPTE
+#define PGALLOC_USER_GFP __GFP_HIGHMEM
+#else
+#define PGALLOC_USER_GFP 0
+#endif
+
+gfp_t __userpte_alloc_gfp = PGALLOC_GFP | PGALLOC_USER_GFP;
+
pte_t *pte_alloc_one_kernel(struct mm_struct *mm, unsigned long address)
{
return (pte_t *)__get_free_page(PGALLOC_GFP);
@@ -15,16 +23,29 @@ pgtable_t pte_alloc_one(struct mm_struct *mm, unsigned long address)
{
struct page *pte;
-#ifdef CONFIG_HIGHPTE
- pte = alloc_pages(PGALLOC_GFP | __GFP_HIGHMEM, 0);
-#else
- pte = alloc_pages(PGALLOC_GFP, 0);
-#endif
+ pte = alloc_pages(__userpte_alloc_gfp, 0);
if (pte)
pgtable_page_ctor(pte);
return pte;
}
+static int __init setup_userpte(char *arg)
+{
+ if (!arg)
+ return -EINVAL;
+
+ /*
+ * "userpte=nohigh" disables allocation of user pagetables in
+ * high memory.
+ */
+ if (strcmp(arg, "nohigh") == 0)
+ __userpte_alloc_gfp &= ~__GFP_HIGHMEM;
+ else
+ return -EINVAL;
+ return 0;
+}
+early_param("userpte", setup_userpte);
+
void ___pte_free_tlb(struct mmu_gather *tlb, struct page *pte)
{
pgtable_page_dtor(pte);