[PATCH v2 0/2] arm64: Simplify gas LSE support detection

Vladimir Murzin vladimir.murzin at arm.com
Wed Jan 15 04:59:00 PST 2020


On 1/15/20 12:51 PM, Will Deacon wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 15, 2020 at 12:49:17PM +0000, Vladimir Murzin wrote:
>> On 1/15/20 11:30 AM, Catalin Marinas wrote:
>>> Version two of the patch series moving the LSE assembler support
>>> detection from Makefile to Kconfig.
>>>
>>> Changes since v1 [1]:
>>>
>>> - Re-introduce the Makefile warning if the .config contains
>>>   CONFIG_ARM64_USE_LSE_ATOMICS but the assembler does not support the
>>>   feature, disabling CONFIG_ARM64_LSE_ATOMICS.
>>>
>>> [1] http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20200109174948.48211-1-catalin.marinas@arm.com
>>>
>>> Catalin Marinas (2):
>>>   kbuild: Add support for 'as-instr' to be used in Kconfig files
>>>   arm64: Move the LSE gas support detection to Kconfig
>>>
>>>  arch/arm64/Kconfig                    |  5 +++++
>>>  arch/arm64/Makefile                   | 11 ++++-------
>>>  arch/arm64/include/asm/atomic_ll_sc.h |  2 +-
>>>  arch/arm64/include/asm/lse.h          |  6 +++---
>>>  arch/arm64/kernel/cpufeature.c        |  4 ++--
>>>  scripts/Kconfig.include               |  4 ++++
>>>  6 files changed, 19 insertions(+), 13 deletions(-)
>>>
>>>
>>
>> with
>>
>> aarch64-linux-gnu-gcc (crosstool-NG linaro-1.13.1-4.9-2014.09 - Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.09) 4.9.2 20140904 (prerelease)
>>
>> I see (among other warnings)
>>
>>     arch/arm64/Makefile:35: LSE atomics not supported by binutils
>>
>> while with
>>
>> aarch64-none-linux-gnu-gcc (GNU Toolchain for the A-profile Architecture 9.2-2019.12 (arm-9.10)) 9.2.1 20191025
>>
>> warning disappears.
>>
>>
>> FWIW:
>>
>> Reviewed-by: Vladimir Murzin <vladimir.murzin at arm.com>
>> Tested-by: Vladimir Murzin <vladimir.murzin at arm.com>
> 
> Cheers, I've queued the patches with your tags.

Would you mind if I send follow-up patch for BROKEN_GAS_INST conversion (it depends on as-inst)?

Vladimir

> 
> Will
> 




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