This Linux kernel change "MIPS: lantiq: Fix bitfield masking" is included in the Linux 4.14.137 release. This change is authored by Petr Cvek <petrcvekcz [at] gmail.com> on Thu Jun 20 23:39:37 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6debf98 (patch) which is from upstream commit ba1bc0f. The same Linux upstream change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find all Linux releases containing changes from upstream ba1bc0f.
MIPS: lantiq: Fix bitfield masking [ Upstream commit ba1bc0fcdeaf3bf583c1517bd2e3e29cf223c969 ] The modification of EXIN register doesn't clean the bitfield before the writing of a new value. After a few modifications the bitfield would accumulate only '1's. Signed-off-by: Petr Cvek <email@example.com> Signed-off-by: Paul Burton <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: email@example.com Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Cc: email@example.com Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Cc: email@example.com Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
There are 5 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.
arch/mips/lantiq/irq.c | 5 +++-- 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-) diff --git a/arch/mips/lantiq/irq.c b/arch/mips/lantiq/irq.c index c4ef1c3..37caead 100644 --- a/arch/mips/lantiq/irq.c +++ b/arch/mips/lantiq/irq.c @@ -156,8 +156,9 @@ static int ltq_eiu_settype(struct irq_data *d, unsigned int type) if (edge) irq_set_handler(d->hwirq, handle_edge_irq); - ltq_eiu_w32(ltq_eiu_r32(LTQ_EIU_EXIN_C) | - (val << (i * 4)), LTQ_EIU_EXIN_C); + ltq_eiu_w32((ltq_eiu_r32(LTQ_EIU_EXIN_C) & + (~(7 << (i * 4)))) | (val << (i * 4)), + LTQ_EIU_EXIN_C); } }