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From: Christophe Leroy <>
To: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <>,
	Paul Mackerras <>,
	Michael Ellerman <>
Subject: [PATCH] powerpc/ptdump: only enable PPC_CHECK_WX with STRICT_KERNEL_RWX
Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 08:13:10 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <> (raw)

ptdump_check_wx() is called from mark_rodata_ro() which only exists
when CONFIG_STRICT_KERNEL_RWX is selected.

Signed-off-by: Christophe Leroy <>
Fixes: 453d87f6a8ae ("powerpc/mm: Warn if W+X pages found on boot")
 arch/powerpc/Kconfig.debug | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig.debug b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig.debug
index 4e1d39847462..0b063830eea8 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig.debug
+++ b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig.debug
@@ -371,7 +371,7 @@ config PPC_PTDUMP
 config PPC_DEBUG_WX
 	bool "Warn on W+X mappings at boot"
-	depends on PPC_PTDUMP
 	  Generate a warning if any W+X mappings are found at boot.

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