[resend Patch v3 2/2] export the kernel image size KERNEL_IMAGE_SIZE
keescook at chromium.org
Mon Feb 9 12:18:24 PST 2015
Can someone pull this into x86 tip?
On Sun, Feb 1, 2015 at 11:32 PM, Baoquan He <bhe at redhat.com> wrote:
> Hi Thomas,
> Could you please also merge this patch? Since you have merged this patch
> "x86, boot: Skip relocs when load address unchanged [commit f285f4a21]",
> and this issue was raised because it broke kexec/kdump, then I posted
> these 2 patches. Without this patch makedumpfile will be broken when
> enable kaslr and do the kdump.
> On 09/30/2014 03:08 PM, Baoquan He wrote:
>> Now kaslr makes kernel image size changable, not the fixed size 512M.
>> So KERNEL_IMAGE_SIZE need be exported to VMCOREINFO, otherwise makedumfile
>> will crash.
>> Signed-off-by: Baoquan He <bhe at redhat.com>
>> Acked-by: Kees Cook <keescook at chromium.org>
>> Acked-by: Vivek Goyal <vgoyal at redhat.com>
>> kernel/kexec.c | 3 +++
>> 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
>> diff --git a/kernel/kexec.c b/kernel/kexec.c
>> index 2bee072..bd680d3 100644
>> --- a/kernel/kexec.c
>> +++ b/kernel/kexec.c
>> @@ -2003,6 +2003,9 @@ static int __init crash_save_vmcoreinfo_init(void)
>> +#ifdef CONFIG_X86
>> + VMCOREINFO_NUMBER(KERNEL_IMAGE_SIZE);
>> #ifdef CONFIG_HUGETLBFS
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