[PATCH] ARM: Temporary fix for broken arch reboot
gadiyar at ti.com
Tue Nov 9 12:05:52 EST 2010
Catalin Marinas wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-11-09 at 13:18 +0000, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> > On Tue, Nov 09, 2010 at 06:40:39PM +0530, Shilimkar, Santosh wrote:
> > > With commit 3d3f78d752bf, reboot seems to broken on ARM
> > > machines. CPU dies while doing flush_pmd_entry() as part of
> > > setup_mm_for_reboot()
> What do you mean by 'dies'? Can you still connect with a debugger or it
> got to some weird state?
I didn't try connecting with a debugger - will try this.
> > > I know this is not the fix but intention is to report the
> > > issue and also provide temporary fix till it get fixed correctly
> > So you're now rebooting with the secondary CPUs still running. I guess
> > that the secondary CPUs end up crashing and don't restart.
> > I think more the question is why the CP15 cache clean/flush is hanging
> > with the other CPUs taken down. All the other CPUs will be doing is
> > sitting in a loop doing nothing.
> I can't think of anything. Did the other CPUs print 'stopping'?
I'm fairly certain the other CPUs did not print 'stopping'. Will double
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