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From: takahiro.akashi@linaro.org (AKASHI Takahiro)
To: linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
Subject: [PATCH v35 12/14] Documentation: kdump: describe arm64 port
Date: Mon,  3 Apr 2017 11:24:40 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20170403022440.12515-10-takahiro.akashi@linaro.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20170403022139.12383-1-takahiro.akashi@linaro.org>

Add arch specific descriptions about kdump usage on arm64 to kdump.txt.

Signed-off-by: AKASHI Takahiro <takahiro.akashi@linaro.org>
Reviewed-by: Baoquan He <bhe@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Dave Young <dyoung@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>
---
 Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt | 16 +++++++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 15 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt b/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt
index b0eb27b956d9..615434d81108 100644
--- a/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ memory image to a dump file on the local disk, or across the network to
 a remote system.
 
 Kdump and kexec are currently supported on the x86, x86_64, ppc64, ia64,
-s390x and arm architectures.
+s390x, arm and arm64 architectures.
 
 When the system kernel boots, it reserves a small section of memory for
 the dump-capture kernel. This ensures that ongoing Direct Memory Access
@@ -249,6 +249,13 @@ Dump-capture kernel config options (Arch Dependent, arm)
 
     AUTO_ZRELADDR=y
 
+Dump-capture kernel config options (Arch Dependent, arm64)
+----------------------------------------------------------
+
+- Please note that kvm of the dump-capture kernel will not be enabled
+  on non-VHE systems even if it is configured. This is because the CPU
+  will not be reset to EL2 on panic.
+
 Extended crashkernel syntax
 ===========================
 
@@ -305,6 +312,8 @@ Boot into System Kernel
    kernel will automatically locate the crash kernel image within the
    first 512MB of RAM if X is not given.
 
+   On arm64, use "crashkernel=Y[@X]".  Note that the start address of
+   the kernel, X if explicitly specified, must be aligned to 2MiB (0x200000).
 
 Load the Dump-capture Kernel
 ============================
@@ -327,6 +336,8 @@ For s390x:
 	- Use image or bzImage
 For arm:
 	- Use zImage
+For arm64:
+	- Use vmlinux or Image
 
 If you are using a uncompressed vmlinux image then use following command
 to load dump-capture kernel.
@@ -370,6 +381,9 @@ For s390x:
 For arm:
 	"1 maxcpus=1 reset_devices"
 
+For arm64:
+	"1 maxcpus=1 reset_devices"
+
 Notes on loading the dump-capture kernel:
 
 * By default, the ELF headers are stored in ELF64 format to support
-- 
2.11.1

  parent reply	other threads:[~2017-04-03  2:24 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-04-03  2:21 [PATCH v35 00/14] arm64: add kdump support AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:23 ` [PATCH v35 01/14] memblock: add memblock_clear_nomap() AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:23 ` [PATCH v35 02/14] memblock: add memblock_cap_memory_range() AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-05 17:20   ` Catalin Marinas
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 03/14] arm64: limit memory regions based on DT property, usable-memory-range AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 04/14] arm64: kdump: reserve memory for crash dump kernel AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 05/14] arm64: mm: add set_memory_valid() AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 06/14] arm64: kdump: protect crash dump kernel memory AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 07/14] arm64: hibernate: preserve kdump image around hibernation AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 08/14] arm64: kdump: implement machine_crash_shutdown() AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  9:21   ` David Woodhouse
2017-04-04  7:29     ` AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 09/14] arm64: kdump: add VMCOREINFO's for user-space tools AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 10/14] arm64: kdump: provide /proc/vmcore file AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` [PATCH v35 11/14] arm64: kdump: enable kdump in defconfig AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:24 ` AKASHI Takahiro [this message]
2017-04-03  2:26 ` [PATCH v35 13/14] Documentation: dt: chosen properties for arm64 kdump AKASHI Takahiro
2017-04-03  2:26 ` [PATCH v35 14/14] efi/libstub/arm*: Set default address and size cells values for an empty dtb AKASHI Takahiro
2017-05-22  0:25 ` [PATCH v35 00/14] arm64: add kdump support AKASHI Takahiro

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