[PATCH] n_tty: use kmalloc() instead of vmalloc() to avoid crash on armada-xp
Russell King - ARM Linux
linux at arm.linux.org.uk
Wed Mar 11 11:41:54 PDT 2015
On Wed, Mar 11, 2015 at 09:38:53PM +0300, Stas Sergeev wrote:
> 11.03.2015 21:11, Thomas Petazzoni пишет:
> > Dear Stas Sergeev,
> > On Wed, 11 Mar 2015 20:56:50 +0300, Stas Sergeev wrote:
> >> It doesn't look like it works as intended.
> >> Got the crash below.
> >> Please note the mappings beyond 0xe0000000, so I wonder if
> >> the option worked as expected?
> > Are you sure you're not confusing virtual addresses and physical
> > addresses?
> OK, so I changed Russel's printk to the following way:
> +printk("vmalloc: mapping page %p (0x%08lx000) at 0x%08lx 0x%08zx\n",
> + page, page_to_pfn(page), addr, __pa(addr));
> (added __pa(addr)) and now I hope I am seeing the physical
> addresses at the last column:
No, you don't want to do that...
> [ 19.023836] vmalloc: mapping page ef7f1fa0 (0x000bfc7d000) at
| `- physical address
`-struct page address
> 0xf04a3000 0x304a3000
`- virtual address
__pa() doesn't work on addresses in the vmalloc region.
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