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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2013-02-21 18:06:55 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2013-02-21 18:06:55 -0800
commit2ef14f465b9e096531343f5b734cffc5f759f4a6 (patch)
tree07b504d7105842a4b1a74cf1e153023a02fb9c1e /arch/x86/lguest
parentcb715a836642e0ec69350670d1c2f800f3e2d2e4 (diff)
parent0da3e7f526fde7a6522a3038b7ce609fc50f6707 (diff)
Merge branch 'x86-mm-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip
Pull x86 mm changes from Peter Anvin: "This is a huge set of several partly interrelated (and concurrently developed) changes, which is why the branch history is messier than one would like. The *really* big items are two humonguous patchsets mostly developed by Yinghai Lu at my request, which completely revamps the way we create initial page tables. In particular, rather than estimating how much memory we will need for page tables and then build them into that memory -- a calculation that has shown to be incredibly fragile -- we now build them (on 64 bits) with the aid of a "pseudo-linear mode" -- a #PF handler which creates temporary page tables on demand. This has several advantages: 1. It makes it much easier to support things that need access to data very early (a followon patchset uses this to load microcode way early in the kernel startup). 2. It allows the kernel and all the kernel data objects to be invoked from above the 4 GB limit. This allows kdump to work on very large systems. 3. It greatly reduces the difference between Xen and native (Xen's equivalent of the #PF handler are the temporary page tables created by the domain builder), eliminating a bunch of fragile hooks. The patch series also gets us a bit closer to W^X. Additional work in this pull is the 64-bit get_user() work which you were also involved with, and a bunch of cleanups/speedups to __phys_addr()/__pa()." * 'x86-mm-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: (105 commits) x86, mm: Move reserving low memory later in initialization x86, doc: Clarify the use of asm("%edx") in uaccess.h x86, mm: Redesign get_user with a __builtin_choose_expr hack x86: Be consistent with data size in getuser.S x86, mm: Use a bitfield to mask nuisance get_user() warnings x86/kvm: Fix compile warning in kvm_register_steal_time() x86-32: Add support for 64bit get_user() x86-32, mm: Remove reference to alloc_remap() x86-32, mm: Remove reference to resume_map_numa_kva() x86-32, mm: Rip out x86_32 NUMA remapping code x86/numa: Use __pa_nodebug() instead x86: Don't panic if can not alloc buffer for swiotlb mm: Add alloc_bootmem_low_pages_nopanic() x86, 64bit, mm: hibernate use generic mapping_init x86, 64bit, mm: Mark data/bss/brk to nx x86: Merge early kernel reserve for 32bit and 64bit x86: Add Crash kernel low reservation x86, kdump: Remove crashkernel range find limit for 64bit memblock: Add memblock_mem_size() x86, boot: Not need to check setup_header version for setup_data ...
Diffstat (limited to 'arch/x86/lguest')
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/lguest/boot.c3
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/lguest/boot.c b/arch/x86/lguest/boot.c
index df4176cdbb32..1cbd89ca5569 100644
--- a/arch/x86/lguest/boot.c
+++ b/arch/x86/lguest/boot.c
@@ -552,7 +552,8 @@ static void lguest_write_cr3(unsigned long cr3)
current_cr3 = cr3;
/* These two page tables are simple, linear, and used during boot */
- if (cr3 != __pa(swapper_pg_dir) && cr3 != __pa(initial_page_table))
+ if (cr3 != __pa_symbol(swapper_pg_dir) &&
+ cr3 != __pa_symbol(initial_page_table))
cr3_changed = true;
}

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