This Linux kernel change "MIPS: fix memory setup for platforms with PHYS_OFFSET != 0" is included in the Linux 5.0 release. This change is authored by Thomas Bogendoerfer <tbogendoerfer [at] suse.de> on Wed Feb 27 10:42:56 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e0bf304 (patch).
MIPS: fix memory setup for platforms with PHYS_OFFSET != 0 For platforms, which use a PHYS_OFFSET != 0, symbol _end also contains that offset. So when calling memblock_reserve() for reserving kernel the size argument needs to be adjusted. Fixes: bcec54bf3118 ("mips: switch to NO_BOOTMEM") Acked-by: Mike Rapoport <[email protected]> Signed-off-by: Thomas Bogendoerfer <[email protected]> Signed-off-by: Paul Burton <[email protected]> Cc: Ralf Baechle <[email protected]> Cc: James Hogan <[email protected]> Cc: [email protected] Cc: [email protected] Cc: Mike Rapoport <[email protected]> Cc: [email protected] # v4.20+
There are 3 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.
arch/mips/kernel/setup.c | 3 ++- 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-) diff --git a/arch/mips/kernel/setup.c b/arch/mips/kernel/setup.c index 8c6c48ed..d2e5a5a 100644 --- a/arch/mips/kernel/setup.c +++ b/arch/mips/kernel/setup.c @@ -384,7 +384,8 @@ static void __init bootmem_init(void) init_initrd(); reserved_end = (unsigned long) PFN_UP(__pa_symbol(&_end)); - memblock_reserve(PHYS_OFFSET, reserved_end << PAGE_SHIFT); + memblock_reserve(PHYS_OFFSET, + (reserved_end << PAGE_SHIFT) - PHYS_OFFSET); /* * max_low_pfn is not a number of pages. The number of pages