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authorWu Zhangjin <wuzhangjin@gmail.com>2010-06-16 15:52:20 +0800
committerRalf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>2010-08-05 13:26:32 +0100
commit1e1a77d6984a0010a2225de97009ae22f1ffa026 (patch)
treeea151d493a3de9378bcbc7ef68a6170b638ab1ad /arch/mips/boot
parentbdbffd9b8d565fa7e011def532d3770be8d8091b (diff)
MIPS: Clean up arch/mips/boot/compressed/decompress.c
- Remove several outdated comments - Clearify the definition of zimage_start and zimage_size and the their usage Signed-off-by: Wu Zhangjin <wuzhangjin@gmail.com> Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org Patchwork: https://patchwork.linux-mips.org/patch/1382/ Signed-off-by: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'arch/mips/boot')
-rw-r--r--arch/mips/boot/compressed/decompress.c38
1 files changed, 14 insertions, 24 deletions
diff --git a/arch/mips/boot/compressed/decompress.c b/arch/mips/boot/compressed/decompress.c
index 5db43c58b1bf..5cad0faefa17 100644
--- a/arch/mips/boot/compressed/decompress.c
+++ b/arch/mips/boot/compressed/decompress.c
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
/*
- * Misc. bootloader code for many machines.
- *
* Copyright 2001 MontaVista Software Inc.
- * Author: Matt Porter <mporter@mvista.com> Derived from
- * arch/ppc/boot/prep/misc.c
+ * Author: Matt Porter <mporter@mvista.com>
*
* Copyright (C) 2009 Lemote, Inc.
* Author: Wu Zhangjin <wuzhangjin@gmail.com>
@@ -19,12 +16,12 @@
#include <asm/addrspace.h>
-/* These two variables specify the free mem region
+/*
+ * These two variables specify the free mem region
* that can be used for temporary malloc area
*/
unsigned long free_mem_ptr;
unsigned long free_mem_end_ptr;
-char *zimage_start;
/* The linker tells us where the image is. */
extern unsigned char __image_begin, __image_end;
@@ -83,38 +80,31 @@ void *memset(void *s, int c, size_t n)
void decompress_kernel(unsigned long boot_heap_start)
{
- int zimage_size;
-
- /*
- * We link ourself to an arbitrary low address. When we run, we
- * relocate outself to that address. __image_beign points to
- * the part of the image where the zImage is. -- Tom
- */
- zimage_start = (char *)(unsigned long)(&__image_begin);
+ unsigned long zimage_start, zimage_size;
+
+ zimage_start = (unsigned long)(&__image_begin);
zimage_size = (unsigned long)(&__image_end) -
(unsigned long)(&__image_begin);
- /*
- * The zImage and initrd will be between start and _end, so they've
- * already been moved once. We're good to go now. -- Tom
- */
puts("zimage at: ");
- puthex((unsigned long)zimage_start);
+ puthex(zimage_start);
puts(" ");
- puthex((unsigned long)(zimage_size + zimage_start));
+ puthex(zimage_size + zimage_start);
puts("\n");
- /* this area are prepared for mallocing when decompressing */
+ /* This area are prepared for mallocing when decompressing */
free_mem_ptr = boot_heap_start;
free_mem_end_ptr = boot_heap_start + BOOT_HEAP_SIZE;
- /* Display standard Linux/MIPS boot prompt for kernel args */
+ /* Display standard Linux/MIPS boot prompt */
puts("Uncompressing Linux at load address ");
puthex(VMLINUX_LOAD_ADDRESS_ULL);
puts("\n");
+
/* Decompress the kernel with according algorithm */
- decompress(zimage_start, zimage_size, 0, 0,
+ decompress((char *)zimage_start, zimage_size, 0, 0,
(void *)VMLINUX_LOAD_ADDRESS_ULL, 0, error);
- /* FIXME: is there a need to flush cache here? */
+
+ /* FIXME: should we flush cache here? */
puts("Now, booting the kernel...\n");
}

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