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Subject[patch 3/3] Use BOOTMEM_EXCLUSIVE on x86
This patch uses the BOOTMEM_EXCLUSIVE, introduced in the previous patch,
to avoid conflicts while reserving the memory for the kdump carpture kernel
(crashkernel=).

The modification has been tested on i386.


Signed-off-by: Bernhard Walle <bwalle@suse.de>

---
arch/x86/kernel/setup_32.c | 28 ++++++++++++++++++----------
arch/x86/kernel/setup_64.c | 34 +++++++++++++++++++++-------------
2 files changed, 39 insertions(+), 23 deletions(-)
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/setup_32.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/setup_32.c
@@ -403,18 +403,26 @@ static void __init reserve_crashkernel(v
ret = parse_crashkernel(boot_command_line, total_mem,
&crash_size, &crash_base);
if (ret == 0 && crash_size > 0) {
- if (crash_base > 0) {
- printk(KERN_INFO "Reserving %ldMB of memory at %ldMB "
- "for crashkernel (System RAM: %ldMB)\n",
- (unsigned long)(crash_size >> 20),
- (unsigned long)(crash_base >> 20),
- (unsigned long)(total_mem >> 20));
- crashk_res.start = crash_base;
- crashk_res.end = crash_base + crash_size - 1;
- reserve_bootmem(crash_base, crash_size);
- } else
+ if (crash_base <= 0) {
printk(KERN_INFO "crashkernel reservation failed - "
"you have to specify a base address\n");
+ return;
+ }
+
+ if (reserve_bootmem(crash_base, crash_size,
+ BOOTMEM_EXCLUSIVE) < 0) {
+ printk(KERN_INFO "crashkernel reservation failed - "
+ "memory is in use\n");
+ return;
+ }
+
+ printk(KERN_INFO "Reserving %ldMB of memory at %ldMB "
+ "for crashkernel (System RAM: %ldMB)\n",
+ (unsigned long)(crash_size >> 20),
+ (unsigned long)(crash_base >> 20),
+ (unsigned long)(total_mem >> 20));
+ crashk_res.start = crash_base;
+ crashk_res.end = crash_base + crash_size - 1;
}
}
#else
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/setup_64.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/setup_64.c
@@ -201,27 +201,35 @@ static inline void copy_edd(void)
#ifdef CONFIG_KEXEC
static void __init reserve_crashkernel(void)
{
- unsigned long long free_mem;
+ unsigned long long total_mem;
unsigned long long crash_size, crash_base;
int ret;

- free_mem = ((unsigned long long)max_low_pfn - min_low_pfn) << PAGE_SHIFT;
+ total_mem = ((unsigned long long)max_low_pfn - min_low_pfn) << PAGE_SHIFT;

- ret = parse_crashkernel(boot_command_line, free_mem,
+ ret = parse_crashkernel(boot_command_line, total_mem,
&crash_size, &crash_base);
if (ret == 0 && crash_size) {
- if (crash_base > 0) {
- printk(KERN_INFO "Reserving %ldMB of memory at %ldMB "
- "for crashkernel (System RAM: %ldMB)\n",
- (unsigned long)(crash_size >> 20),
- (unsigned long)(crash_base >> 20),
- (unsigned long)(free_mem >> 20));
- crashk_res.start = crash_base;
- crashk_res.end = crash_base + crash_size - 1;
- reserve_bootmem(crash_base, crash_size, 0);
- } else
+ if (crash_base <= 0) {
printk(KERN_INFO "crashkernel reservation failed - "
"you have to specify a base address\n");
+ return;
+ }
+
+ if (reserve_bootmem(crash_base, crash_size,
+ BOOTMEM_EXCLUSIVE) < 0) {
+ printk(KERN_INFO "crashkernel reservation failed - "
+ "memory is in use\n");
+ return;
+ }
+
+ printk(KERN_INFO "Reserving %ldMB of memory at %ldMB "
+ "for crashkernel (System RAM: %ldMB)\n",
+ (unsigned long)(crash_size >> 20),
+ (unsigned long)(crash_base >> 20),
+ (unsigned long)(total_mem >> 20));
+ crashk_res.start = crash_base;
+ crashk_res.end = crash_base + crash_size - 1;
}
}
#else
--
-
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