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Subject[PATCH 9/15] misc: Make sysenter support optional
This adds configurable sysenter support on x86. This saves about 5k on
small systems.

text data bss dec hex
3330172 529036 190556 4049764 3dcb64 baseline
3329604 524164 190556 4044324 3db624 sysenter

$ bloat-o-meter vmlinux{-baseline,}
add/remove: 0/2 grow/shrink: 0/3 up/down: 0/-316 (-316)
function old new delta
__restore_processor_state 76 62 -14
identify_cpu 520 500 -20
create_elf_tables 923 883 -40
sysenter_setup 113 - -113
enable_sep_cpu 129 - -129
Most of the savings is not including the vsyscall DSO which doesn't
show up with bloat-o-meter:

$ size arch/i386/kernel/vsyscall.o
text data bss dec hex filename
0 4826 0 4826 12da arch/i386/kernel/vsyscall.o

$ nm arch/i386/kernel/vsyscall.o
00000961 T vsyscall_int80_end
00000000 T vsyscall_int80_start
000012da T vsyscall_sysenter_end
00000961 T vsyscall_sysenter_start
Signed-off-by: Matt Mackall <mpm@selenic.com>

Index: 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/kernel/Makefile
===================================================================
--- 2.6.14-misc.orig/arch/i386/kernel/Makefile 2005-11-11 00:32:13.000000000 -0800
+++ 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/kernel/Makefile 2005-11-11 00:32:17.000000000 -0800
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ obj-$(CONFIG_X86_NUMAQ) += numaq.o
obj-$(CONFIG_X86_SUMMIT_NUMA) += summit.o
obj-$(CONFIG_KPROBES) += kprobes.o
obj-$(CONFIG_MODULES) += module.o
-obj-y += sysenter.o vsyscall.o
+obj-$(CONFIG_SYSENTER) += sysenter.o vsyscall.o
obj-$(CONFIG_ACPI_SRAT) += srat.o
obj-$(CONFIG_HPET_TIMER) += time_hpet.o
obj-$(CONFIG_EFI) += efi.o efi_stub.o
Index: 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/kernel/entry.S
===================================================================
--- 2.6.14-misc.orig/arch/i386/kernel/entry.S 2005-11-11 00:32:13.000000000 -0800
+++ 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/kernel/entry.S 2005-11-11 00:32:17.000000000 -0800
@@ -177,6 +177,7 @@ need_resched:

# sysenter call handler stub
ENTRY(sysenter_entry)
+#ifdef CONFIG_SYSENTER
movl TSS_sysenter_esp0(%esp),%esp
sysenter_past_esp:
sti
@@ -219,7 +220,7 @@ sysenter_past_esp:
xorl %ebp,%ebp
sti
sysexit
-
+#endif

# system call handler stub
ENTRY(system_call)
@@ -506,6 +507,8 @@ device_not_available_emulate:
* by hand onto the new stack - while updating the return eip past
* the instruction that would have done it for sysenter.
*/
+
+#ifdef CONFIG_SYSENTER
#define FIX_STACK(offset, ok, label) \
cmpw $__KERNEL_CS,4(%esp); \
jne ok; \
@@ -514,6 +517,10 @@ label: \
pushfl; \
pushl $__KERNEL_CS; \
pushl $sysenter_past_esp
+#else
+#define FIX_STACK(offset, ok, label) \
+label:
+#endif

KPROBE_ENTRY(debug)
cmpl $sysenter_entry,(%esp)
Index: 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/power/cpu.c
===================================================================
--- 2.6.14-misc.orig/arch/i386/power/cpu.c 2005-11-11 00:31:55.000000000 -0800
+++ 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/power/cpu.c 2005-11-11 00:32:17.000000000 -0800
@@ -109,11 +109,13 @@ void __restore_processor_state(struct sa
loadsegment(gs, ctxt->gs);
loadsegment(ss, ctxt->ss);

+#ifdef CONFIG_SYSENTER
/*
* sysenter MSRs
*/
if (boot_cpu_has(X86_FEATURE_SEP))
enable_sep_cpu();
+#endif

fix_processor_context();
do_fpu_end();
Index: 2.6.14-misc/include/asm-i386/elf.h
===================================================================
--- 2.6.14-misc.orig/include/asm-i386/elf.h 2005-11-11 00:32:01.000000000 -0800
+++ 2.6.14-misc/include/asm-i386/elf.h 2005-11-11 00:32:17.000000000 -0800
@@ -134,11 +134,13 @@ extern int dump_task_extended_fpu (struc
#define VSYSCALL_ENTRY ((unsigned long) &__kernel_vsyscall)
extern void __kernel_vsyscall;

+#ifdef CONFIG_SYSENTER
#define ARCH_DLINFO \
do { \
NEW_AUX_ENT(AT_SYSINFO, VSYSCALL_ENTRY); \
NEW_AUX_ENT(AT_SYSINFO_EHDR, VSYSCALL_BASE); \
} while (0)
+#endif

/*
* These macros parameterize elf_core_dump in fs/binfmt_elf.c to write out
Index: 2.6.14-misc/init/Kconfig
===================================================================
--- 2.6.14-misc.orig/init/Kconfig 2005-11-11 00:32:13.000000000 -0800
+++ 2.6.14-misc/init/Kconfig 2005-11-11 00:32:17.000000000 -0800
@@ -357,6 +357,14 @@ config VM86
XFree86 to initialize some video cards via BIOS. Disabling this
option saves about 6k.

+config SYSENTER
+ depends X86
+ default y
+ bool "Enable syscalls via sysenter" if EMBEDDED
+ help
+ Disabling this feature removes sysenter handling as well as
+ vsyscall fixmaps.
+
config CC_OPTIMIZE_FOR_SIZE
bool "Optimize for size" if EMBEDDED
default y if ARM || H8300
Index: 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/kernel/cpu/common.c
===================================================================
--- 2.6.14-misc.orig/arch/i386/kernel/cpu/common.c 2005-11-11 00:32:13.000000000 -0800
+++ 2.6.14-misc/arch/i386/kernel/cpu/common.c 2005-11-11 00:32:40.000000000 -0800
@@ -429,9 +429,11 @@ void __devinit identify_cpu(struct cpuin
/* Init Machine Check Exception if available. */
mcheck_init(c);

+#ifdef CONFIG_SYSENTER
if (c == &boot_cpu_data)
sysenter_setup();
enable_sep_cpu();
+#endif

if (c == &boot_cpu_data)
mtrr_bp_init();
-
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