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From: Ard Biesheuvel <ardb@kernel.org>
To: linux-efi@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Ard Biesheuvel <ardb@kernel.org>,
	nivedita@alum.mit.edu, mingo@kernel.org, lukas@wunner.de,
	atish.patra@wdc.com
Subject: [PATCH 10/19] efi/libstub/x86: Permit bootparams struct to be allocated above 4 GB
Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2020 17:02:39 +0100
Message-ID: <20200210160248.4889-11-ardb@kernel.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200210160248.4889-1-ardb@kernel.org>

We now support bootparams structures that are located in memory that
is not 32-bit addressable, so relax the allocation limit on systems
where this feature is enabled.

Signed-off-by: Ard Biesheuvel <ardb@kernel.org>
---
 drivers/firmware/efi/libstub/x86-stub.c | 7 ++++++-
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/firmware/efi/libstub/x86-stub.c b/drivers/firmware/efi/libstub/x86-stub.c
index 7e7c50883cce..9d60352baa0f 100644
--- a/drivers/firmware/efi/libstub/x86-stub.c
+++ b/drivers/firmware/efi/libstub/x86-stub.c
@@ -363,6 +363,7 @@ efi_status_t __efiapi efi_pe_entry(efi_handle_t handle,
 	char *cmdline_ptr;
 	unsigned long ramdisk_addr;
 	unsigned long ramdisk_size;
+	bool above4g;
 
 	sys_table = sys_table_arg;
 
@@ -376,7 +377,11 @@ efi_status_t __efiapi efi_pe_entry(efi_handle_t handle,
 		return status;
 	}
 
-	status = efi_low_alloc(0x4000, 1, (unsigned long *)&boot_params);
+	hdr = &((struct boot_params *)image->image_base)->hdr;
+	above4g = hdr->xloadflags & XLF_CAN_BE_LOADED_ABOVE_4G;
+
+	status = efi_allocate_pages(0x4000, (unsigned long *)&boot_params,
+				    above4g ? ULONG_MAX : UINT_MAX);
 	if (status != EFI_SUCCESS) {
 		efi_printk("Failed to allocate lowmem for boot params\n");
 		return status;
-- 
2.17.1


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Thread overview: 29+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-02-10 16:02 [PATCH 00/19] EFI stub early spring cleaning part 2 Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 01/19] efi/libstub/x86: Remove pointless zeroing of apm_bios_info Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 02/19] efi/libstub/x86: Avoid overflowing code32_start on PE entry Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 03/19] efi/libstub: Use hidden visiblity for all source files Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-24 23:15   ` Atish Patra
2020-02-24 23:36     ` Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-25 19:18       ` Atish Patra
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 04/19] efi/libstub/arm: Relax FDT alignment requirement Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 05/19] efi/libstub: Move memory map handling and allocation routines to mem.c Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 06/19] efi/libstub: Simplify efi_high_alloc() and rename to efi_allocate_pages() Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 07/19] efi/libstub/x86: Incorporate eboot.c into libstub Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 08/19] efi/libstub: Use consistent type names for file I/O protocols Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 09/19] efi/libstub: Move stub specific declarations into efistub.h Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` Ard Biesheuvel [this message]
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 11/19] efi/libstub/x86: Permit cmdline data to be allocated above 4 GB Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 12/19] efi/libstub: Move efi_random_alloc() into separate source file Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 13/19] efi/libstub: Move get_dram_base() into arm-stub.c Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-17  1:17   ` Atish Patra
2020-02-17  8:37     ` Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-26 23:34       ` Atish Patra
2020-02-27  7:38         ` Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-27  7:48           ` Atish Patra
2020-02-27  7:50             ` Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 14/19] efi/libstub: Move file I/O support code into separate file Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 15/19] efi/libstub: Rewrite file I/O routine Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 16/19] efi/libstub: Take soft and hard memory limits into account for initrd loading Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 17/19] efi/libstub: Clean up command line parsing routine Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 18/19] efi/libstub: Expose LocateDevicePath boot service Ard Biesheuvel
2020-02-10 16:02 ` [PATCH 19/19] efi/libstub: Make the LoadFile EFI protocol accessible Ard Biesheuvel

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