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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2008-06-23 12:45:49 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2008-06-23 12:45:49 -0700
commitf6837bfa6506892e889ec79d8ab29931b4468826 (patch)
treebc787e385934081637ca544fdead041ce60b3494
parent8dca7ffe2cdbcf8a2f188c8230044c3225b70418 (diff)
parent87afd448b186c885d67a08b7417cd46253b6a9d6 (diff)
Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/roland/infiniband
* 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/roland/infiniband: IB/mthca: Clear ICM pages before handing to FW
-rw-r--r--drivers/infiniband/hw/mthca/mthca_memfree.c6
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/hw/mthca/mthca_memfree.c b/drivers/infiniband/hw/mthca/mthca_memfree.c
index b224079d4e1f..d5862e5d99a0 100644
--- a/drivers/infiniband/hw/mthca/mthca_memfree.c
+++ b/drivers/infiniband/hw/mthca/mthca_memfree.c
@@ -109,7 +109,11 @@ static int mthca_alloc_icm_pages(struct scatterlist *mem, int order, gfp_t gfp_m
{
struct page *page;
- page = alloc_pages(gfp_mask, order);
+ /*
+ * Use __GFP_ZERO because buggy firmware assumes ICM pages are
+ * cleared, and subtle failures are seen if they aren't.
+ */
+ page = alloc_pages(gfp_mask | __GFP_ZERO, order);
if (!page)
return -ENOMEM;

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