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SubjectRe: [PATCH 14/23] arm: introduce asm/swab.h
On Tue, Jan 06, 2009 at 11:12:35PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
> Thanks for bypassing me.
> We've had this patch in the kernel before, then it got reverted.

Correction - we've had something similar to this before.

> Application: ae82cbfc8beaa69007aa09966d3983ac938c3577
> Reversion: b35de672e74ceea6482b4f690ad053aec8465c5d
>
> Revert "[ARM] use the new byteorder headers"
>
> This reverts commit ae82cbfc8beaa69007aa09966d3983ac938c3577. It
> needs the new byteorder headers to be exported to userspace, and
> they aren't yet -- and probably shouldn't be, at this point in the
> 2.6.27 release cycle (or ever, for that matter).
>
> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
> Acked-by: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk>
>
> Please explain what's changed to make this acceptable now.
>
> On Tue, Jan 06, 2009 at 01:30:52PM -0800, Harvey Harrison wrote:
> > Convert to the new-style arch overrides as well.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Harvey Harrison <harvey.harrison@gmail.com>
> > ---
> > arch/arm/include/asm/Kbuild | 1 +
> > arch/arm/include/asm/byteorder.h | 33 +------------------------
> > arch/arm/include/asm/swab.h | 50 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> > 3 files changed, 52 insertions(+), 32 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/arch/arm/include/asm/Kbuild b/arch/arm/include/asm/Kbuild
> > index 73237bd..43b0b2b 100644
> > --- a/arch/arm/include/asm/Kbuild
> > +++ b/arch/arm/include/asm/Kbuild
> > @@ -1,3 +1,4 @@
> > include include/asm-generic/Kbuild.asm
> >
> > unifdef-y += hwcap.h
> > +unifdef-y += swab.h
> > diff --git a/arch/arm/include/asm/byteorder.h b/arch/arm/include/asm/byteorder.h
> > index 4fbfb22..c02b6fc 100644
> > --- a/arch/arm/include/asm/byteorder.h
> > +++ b/arch/arm/include/asm/byteorder.h
> > @@ -15,38 +15,7 @@
> > #ifndef __ASM_ARM_BYTEORDER_H
> > #define __ASM_ARM_BYTEORDER_H
> >
> > -#include <linux/compiler.h>
> > -#include <asm/types.h>
> > -
> > -static inline __attribute_const__ __u32 ___arch__swab32(__u32 x)
> > -{
> > - __u32 t;
> > -
> > -#ifndef __thumb__
> > - if (!__builtin_constant_p(x)) {
> > - /*
> > - * The compiler needs a bit of a hint here to always do the
> > - * right thing and not screw it up to different degrees
> > - * depending on the gcc version.
> > - */
> > - asm ("eor\t%0, %1, %1, ror #16" : "=r" (t) : "r" (x));
> > - } else
> > -#endif
> > - t = x ^ ((x << 16) | (x >> 16)); /* eor r1,r0,r0,ror #16 */
> > -
> > - x = (x << 24) | (x >> 8); /* mov r0,r0,ror #8 */
> > - t &= ~0x00FF0000; /* bic r1,r1,#0x00FF0000 */
> > - x ^= (t >> 8); /* eor r0,r0,r1,lsr #8 */
> > -
> > - return x;
> > -}
> > -
> > -#define __arch__swab32(x) ___arch__swab32(x)
> > -
> > -#if !defined(__STRICT_ANSI__) || defined(__KERNEL__)
> > -# define __BYTEORDER_HAS_U64__
> > -# define __SWAB_64_THRU_32__
> > -#endif
> > +#include <asm/swab.h>
> >
> > #ifdef __ARMEB__
> > #include <linux/byteorder/big_endian.h>
> > diff --git a/arch/arm/include/asm/swab.h b/arch/arm/include/asm/swab.h
> > new file mode 100644
> > index 0000000..27a689b
> > --- /dev/null
> > +++ b/arch/arm/include/asm/swab.h
> > @@ -0,0 +1,50 @@
> > +/*
> > + * arch/arm/include/asm/byteorder.h
> > + *
> > + * ARM Endian-ness. In little endian mode, the data bus is connected such
> > + * that byte accesses appear as:
> > + * 0 = d0...d7, 1 = d8...d15, 2 = d16...d23, 3 = d24...d31
> > + * and word accesses (data or instruction) appear as:
> > + * d0...d31
> > + *
> > + * When in big endian mode, byte accesses appear as:
> > + * 0 = d24...d31, 1 = d16...d23, 2 = d8...d15, 3 = d0...d7
> > + * and word accesses (data or instruction) appear as:
> > + * d0...d31
> > + */
> > +#ifndef __ASM_ARM_SWAB_H
> > +#define __ASM_ARM_SWAB_H
> > +
> > +#include <linux/compiler.h>
> > +#include <asm/types.h>
> > +
> > +#if !defined(__STRICT_ANSI__) || defined(__KERNEL__)
> > +# define __SWAB_64_THRU_32__
> > +#endif
> > +
> > +static inline __attribute_const__ __u32 __arch_swab32(__u32 x)
> > +{
> > + __u32 t;
> > +
> > +#ifndef __thumb__
> > + if (!__builtin_constant_p(x)) {
> > + /*
> > + * The compiler needs a bit of a hint here to always do the
> > + * right thing and not screw it up to different degrees
> > + * depending on the gcc version.
> > + */
> > + asm ("eor\t%0, %1, %1, ror #16" : "=r" (t) : "r" (x));
> > + } else
> > +#endif
> > + t = x ^ ((x << 16) | (x >> 16)); /* eor r1,r0,r0,ror #16 */
> > +
> > + x = (x << 24) | (x >> 8); /* mov r0,r0,ror #8 */
> > + t &= ~0x00FF0000; /* bic r1,r1,#0x00FF0000 */
> > + x ^= (t >> 8); /* eor r0,r0,r1,lsr #8 */
> > +
> > + return x;
> > +}
> > +#define __arch_swab32 __arch_swab32
> > +
> > +#endif
> > +
> > --
> > 1.6.1.94.g9388
> >
> >
>
> --
> Russell King
> Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux - http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/
> maintainer of:

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Russell King
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux - http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/
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