[PATCH 04/19] ARM: set BE8 if LE in head code

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Wed Aug 28 06:21:46 EDT 2013

Dear Ben Dooks,

On Tue, 27 Aug 2013 22:38:14 +0100, Ben Dooks wrote:
> If we are booting in LE and compiled for BE8, then add code to
> set the state to bE8. Since the instruction stream is always LE,
> we do not need to do anything special to the instruction.
> Also ensure that the secondary processors are started in the same mode.
> Note, we do add about 20 bytes to the kernel image, but it seems easier
> to do this than adding another configuration to change.
> Signed-off-by: Ben Dooks <ben.dooks at codethink.co.uk>
> Conflicts:
> 	arch/arm/kernel/sleep.S

Those two lines probably shouldn't be there.


Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
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