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Subject[PATCH v3 02/13] MIPS: Fix HTW config on XPA kernel without LPA enabled
From: James Hogan <>

The hardware page table walker (HTW) configuration is broken on XPA
kernels where XPA couldn't be enabled (either nohtw or the hardware
doesn't support it). This is because the PWSize.PTEW field (PTE width)
was only set to 8 bytes (an extra shift of 1) in config_htw_params() if
PageGrain.ELPA (enable large physical addressing) is set. On an XPA
kernel though the size of PTEs is fixed at 8 bytes regardless of whether
XPA could actually be enabled.

Fix the initialisation of this field based on sizeof(pte_t) instead.

Fixes: c5b367835cfc ("MIPS: Add support for XPA.")
Signed-off-by: James Hogan <>
Cc: Ralf Baechle <>
Cc: Steven J. Hill <>
Signed-off-by: Paul Burton <>

Changes in v3: None
Changes in v2: None

arch/mips/mm/tlbex.c | 4 +---
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/mips/mm/tlbex.c b/arch/mips/mm/tlbex.c
index 84c6e3f..86aa7c2 100644
--- a/arch/mips/mm/tlbex.c
+++ b/arch/mips/mm/tlbex.c
@@ -2311,9 +2311,7 @@ static void config_htw_params(void)

- /* If XPA has been enabled, PTEs are 64-bit in size. */
- if (config_enabled(CONFIG_64BITS) || (read_c0_pagegrain() & PG_ELPA))
- pwsize |= 1;
+ pwsize |= ilog2(sizeof(pte_t)/4) << MIPS_PWSIZE_PTEW_SHIFT;


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