ARM kexec SMP problem using exynos4210

Joonyoung Shim jy0922.shim at
Wed Jan 11 03:35:41 EST 2012


I have tested kexec to Nuri board using Exynos4210(Dual-core ARM
Cortex-A9) on the latest mainline kernel but i am facing one problem.

The kernel enabled SMP, kernel_kexec() calls machine_shutdown to stop
all cpus except current cpu and jumps to the new kernel but the kernel
is hanged soon.

I used cpu_down(1) to make disabled cpu1 instead of smp_send_stop of
machine_shutdown and it is booted successfully to new kernel.

Any ideas?


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