Linux-ARM-Kernel Archive on lore.kernel.org
 help / color / Atom feed
From: Steven Price <steven.price@arm.com>
To: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>, linux-mm@kvack.org
Cc: "Mark Rutland" <mark.rutland@arm.com>,
	x86@kernel.org, "Arnd Bergmann" <arnd@arndb.de>,
	"Ard Biesheuvel" <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>,
	"Peter Zijlstra" <peterz@infradead.org>,
	"Catalin Marinas" <catalin.marinas@arm.com>,
	"Dave Hansen" <dave.hansen@linux.intel.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	"Steven Price" <steven.price@arm.com>,
	"Jérôme Glisse" <jglisse@redhat.com>,
	"Ingo Molnar" <mingo@redhat.com>,
	"Borislav Petkov" <bp@alien8.de>,
	"Andy Lutomirski" <luto@kernel.org>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com>,
	"James Morse" <james.morse@arm.com>,
	"Thomas Gleixner" <tglx@linutronix.de>,
	"Will Deacon" <will@kernel.org>,
	linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org, "Liang,
	Kan" <kan.liang@linux.intel.com>
Subject: [PATCH v17 01/23] mm: Add generic p?d_leaf() macros
Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 16:23:40 +0000
Message-ID: <20191218162402.45610-2-steven.price@arm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191218162402.45610-1-steven.price@arm.com>

Exposing the pud/pgd levels of the page tables to walk_page_range() means
we may come across the exotic large mappings that come with large areas
of contiguous memory (such as the kernel's linear map).

For architectures that don't provide all p?d_leaf() macros, provide
generic do nothing default that are suitable where there cannot be leaf
pages at that level. Futher patches will add implementations for
individual architectures.

The name p?d_leaf() is chosen to minimize the confusion with existing
uses of "large" pages and "huge" pages which do not necessary mean that
the entry is a leaf (for example it may be a set of contiguous entries
that only take 1 TLB slot). For the purpose of walking the page tables
we don't need to know how it will be represented in the TLB, but we do
need to know for sure if it is a leaf of the tree.

Signed-off-by: Steven Price <steven.price@arm.com>
Acked-by: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com>
---
 include/asm-generic/pgtable.h | 20 ++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 20 insertions(+)

diff --git a/include/asm-generic/pgtable.h b/include/asm-generic/pgtable.h
index 798ea36a0549..e2e2bef07dd2 100644
--- a/include/asm-generic/pgtable.h
+++ b/include/asm-generic/pgtable.h
@@ -1238,4 +1238,24 @@ static inline bool arch_has_pfn_modify_check(void)
 #define mm_pmd_folded(mm)	__is_defined(__PAGETABLE_PMD_FOLDED)
 #endif
 
+/*
+ * p?d_leaf() - true if this entry is a final mapping to a physical address.
+ * This differs from p?d_huge() by the fact that they are always available (if
+ * the architecture supports large pages at the appropriate level) even
+ * if CONFIG_HUGETLB_PAGE is not defined.
+ * Only meaningful when called on a valid entry.
+ */
+#ifndef pgd_leaf
+#define pgd_leaf(x)	0
+#endif
+#ifndef p4d_leaf
+#define p4d_leaf(x)	0
+#endif
+#ifndef pud_leaf
+#define pud_leaf(x)	0
+#endif
+#ifndef pmd_leaf
+#define pmd_leaf(x)	0
+#endif
+
 #endif /* _ASM_GENERIC_PGTABLE_H */
-- 
2.20.1


_______________________________________________
linux-arm-kernel mailing list
linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
http://lists.infradead.org/mailman/listinfo/linux-arm-kernel

  reply index

Thread overview: 34+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-12-18 16:23 [PATCH v17 00/23] Generic page walk and ptdump Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` Steven Price [this message]
2019-12-19 11:43   ` [PATCH v17 01/23] mm: Add generic p?d_leaf() macros Michael Ellerman
2019-12-20 11:48     ` Steven Price
2019-12-21 10:35       ` Michael Ellerman
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 02/23] arc: mm: Add p?d_leaf() definitions Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 03/23] arm: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 04/23] arm64: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 05/23] mips: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 06/23] powerpc: " Steven Price
2019-12-19 11:49   ` Michael Ellerman
2019-12-20 11:53     ` Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 07/23] riscv: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 08/23] s390: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 09/23] sparc: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 10/23] x86: " Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 11/23] mm: pagewalk: Add p4d_entry() and pgd_entry() Steven Price
2019-12-19 14:25   ` Thomas Hellström (VMware)
2019-12-20 15:35     ` Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 12/23] mm: pagewalk: Allow walking without vma Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 13/23] mm: pagewalk: Don't lock PTEs for walk_page_range_novma() Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 14/23] mm: pagewalk: fix termination condition in walk_pte_range() Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 15/23] mm: pagewalk: Add 'depth' parameter to pte_hole Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 16/23] x86: mm: Point to struct seq_file from struct pg_state Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 17/23] x86: mm+efi: Convert ptdump_walk_pgd_level() to take a mm_struct Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 18/23] x86: mm: Convert ptdump_walk_pgd_level_debugfs() to take an mm_struct Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 19/23] mm: Add generic ptdump Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:23 ` [PATCH v17 20/23] x86: mm: Convert dump_pagetables to use walk_page_range Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:24 ` [PATCH v17 21/23] arm64: mm: Convert mm/dump.c to use walk_page_range() Steven Price
2020-02-16 16:25   ` Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-17 10:01     ` Steven Price
2020-02-17 10:16       ` Ard Biesheuvel
2019-12-18 16:24 ` [PATCH v17 22/23] arm64: mm: Display non-present entries in ptdump Steven Price
2019-12-18 16:24 ` [PATCH v17 23/23] mm: ptdump: Reduce level numbers by 1 in note_page() Steven Price

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20191218162402.45610-2-steven.price@arm.com \
    --to=steven.price@arm.com \
    --cc=akpm@linux-foundation.org \
    --cc=ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org \
    --cc=arnd@arndb.de \
    --cc=bp@alien8.de \
    --cc=catalin.marinas@arm.com \
    --cc=dave.hansen@linux.intel.com \
    --cc=hpa@zytor.com \
    --cc=james.morse@arm.com \
    --cc=jglisse@redhat.com \
    --cc=kan.liang@linux.intel.com \
    --cc=linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=linux-mm@kvack.org \
    --cc=luto@kernel.org \
    --cc=mark.rutland@arm.com \
    --cc=mingo@redhat.com \
    --cc=peterz@infradead.org \
    --cc=tglx@linutronix.de \
    --cc=will@kernel.org \
    --cc=x86@kernel.org \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

Linux-ARM-Kernel Archive on lore.kernel.org

Archives are clonable:
	git clone --mirror https://lore.kernel.org/linux-arm-kernel/0 linux-arm-kernel/git/0.git
	git clone --mirror https://lore.kernel.org/linux-arm-kernel/1 linux-arm-kernel/git/1.git

	# If you have public-inbox 1.1+ installed, you may
	# initialize and index your mirror using the following commands:
	public-inbox-init -V2 linux-arm-kernel linux-arm-kernel/ https://lore.kernel.org/linux-arm-kernel \
		linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
	public-inbox-index linux-arm-kernel

Example config snippet for mirrors

Newsgroup available over NNTP:
	nntp://nntp.lore.kernel.org/org.infradead.lists.linux-arm-kernel


AGPL code for this site: git clone https://public-inbox.org/public-inbox.git