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From: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com>
To: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
Cc: Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@kernel.org>,
	Wang ShaoBo <bobo.shaobowang@huawei.com>,
	cj.chengjian@huawei.com, huawei.libin@huawei.com,
	xiexiuqi@huawei.com, liwei391@huawei.com,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org, catalin.marinas@arm.com,
	will@kernel.org, zengshun.wu@outlook.com,
	Jiri Olsa <jolsa@kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH -next v2 3/4] arm64/ftrace: support dynamically allocated trampolines
Date: Wed, 25 May 2022 18:12:27 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Yo5je4lFfticCPIC@FVFF77S0Q05N> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20220525094307.1f1fb561@gandalf.local.home>

On Wed, May 25, 2022 at 09:43:07AM -0400, Steven Rostedt wrote:
> On Wed, 25 May 2022 13:17:30 +0100
> Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com> wrote:
> 
> > For arm64 I'd like to make this static, and have ftrace *always* capture a
> > minimal set of ftrace_regs, which would be:
> > 
> >   X0 to X8 inclusive
> >   SP
> >   PC
> >   LR
> >   FP
> > 
> > Since X0 to X8 + SP is all that we need for arguments and return values (per
> > the calling convention we use), and PC+LR+FP gives us everything we need for
> > unwinding and live patching.
> > 
> > I *might* want to add x18 to that when SCS is enabled, but I'm not immediately
> > sure.
> 
> Does arm64 have HAVE_DYNAMIC_FTRACE_WITH_ARGS enabled?

Not yet. I'd like to implement it, but always only saving the values above and
never saving a full pt_regs (since as mentioned elsewhere we can't do that
correctly anyway).

> If so, then having the normal ftrace call back save the above so that all
> functions have it available would be useful.

I think that's what I'm saying: I'd want to have one trampoline which always
saved the above, so all functions would get that.

Thanks,
Mark.

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  reply	other threads:[~2022-05-25 17:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 44+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-03-16 10:01 [RFC PATCH -next v2 0/4] arm64/ftrace: support dynamic trampoline Wang ShaoBo
2022-03-16 10:01 ` [RFC PATCH -next v2 1/4] arm64: introduce aarch64_insn_gen_load_literal Wang ShaoBo
2022-03-16 10:01 ` [RFC PATCH -next v2 2/4] arm64/ftrace: introduce ftrace dynamic trampoline entrances Wang ShaoBo
2022-03-16 10:01 ` [RFC PATCH -next v2 3/4] arm64/ftrace: support dynamically allocated trampolines Wang ShaoBo
2022-04-21 13:10   ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-21 14:06     ` Steven Rostedt
2022-04-21 14:08       ` Steven Rostedt
2022-04-21 15:14       ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-21 15:42         ` Steven Rostedt
2022-04-21 16:27           ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-21 17:06             ` Steven Rostedt
2022-04-22 10:12               ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-22 15:45                 ` Steven Rostedt
2022-04-22 17:27                   ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-26  8:47                     ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-04 10:24                       ` Mark Rutland
2022-05-05  3:15                         ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-09 18:22                           ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-10  9:10                             ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-10 14:44                               ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-11 14:34                                 ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-11 15:12                                   ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-12 12:02                                     ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-12 13:50                                       ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-25 12:17                                       ` Mark Rutland
2022-05-25 13:43                                         ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-25 17:12                                           ` Mark Rutland [this message]
2022-05-30  1:03                                         ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-30 12:38                                           ` Jiri Olsa
2022-05-31  1:00                                             ` Masami Hiramatsu
2022-05-04 12:43               ` Mark Rutland
2022-05-05  2:57             ` Wangshaobo (bobo)
2022-05-25 12:27               ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-27  8:54       ` Wangshaobo (bobo)
2022-03-16 10:01 ` [RFC PATCH -next v2 4/4] arm64/ftrace: implement long jump for dynamic trampolines Wang ShaoBo
2022-04-21 13:47   ` Mark Rutland
2022-03-16 14:29 ` [RFC PATCH -next v2 0/4] arm64/ftrace: support dynamic trampoline Steven Rostedt
2022-04-20 18:11 ` Steven Rostedt
2022-04-21  1:13   ` Wangshaobo (bobo)
2022-04-21 12:37     ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-25 12:45       ` Mark Rutland
2022-05-25 13:58         ` Steven Rostedt
2022-05-25 17:26           ` Mark Rutland
2022-04-21 12:53 ` Mark Rutland

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