lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2007]   [Dec]   [1]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] fix x86-32 early fixmap initialization.
On Dec 1, 2007 5:34 PM, Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> wrote:
>
> pageexec@freemail.hu writes:
>
> > hello,
> >
> > i've just noticed that the chunk in i386/kernel/head.S ended up in a
> > weird place, namely, it's not going to be executed as it's just after
> > a 'jmp 3f' and before startup_32_smp, probably not what you intended.
> > on a sidenote, the whole thing can be done in a single insn, like:
> >
> > movl $(swapper_pg_pmd - __PAGE_OFFSET + 0x067), (swapper_pg_dir -
> > __PAGE_OFFSET+ 4092)
> >
> > PS: your email address ebiderman@xmisson.com in the commit seems to
> > be wrong as well.
>
> Yes. YH refresh one of my old patches and apparently got my email
> address wrong.
>
> Thanks for the reminder I thought we had fixed this problem a while ago.

i sent fix to andrew and andi. but it seems they missed it.

BTW: how about your head32.c patch series.

YH


\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2007-12-02 03:27    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. Advertise on this site