[PATCH v11 0/2] ARMv8.5-RNG support

Will Deacon will at kernel.org
Fri Jan 17 08:17:44 PST 2020

On Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 03:26:40PM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> This series is based on Richard Henderson's previous v7, it addresses
> review comments from that version by dropping the boot time RNG
> support and adds a new change that uses the v8.5-RNG extension to
> seed KASLR when ARCH_RANDOM is enabled.  The boot time support
> will be re-added later, there are awkward potential interactons
> with CPU feature enumeration which need a bit more thought.

Thanks, but this fails an allmodconfig build for me:

arch/arm64/kernel/kaslr.c: In function ‘kaslr_early_init’:
arch/arm64/kernel/kaslr.c:127:6: error: implicit declaration of function ‘__early_cpu_has_rndr’; did you mean ‘__early_pfn_to_nid’? [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
  if (__early_cpu_has_rndr()) {
cc1: some warnings being treated as errors

(no gcc, we didn't mean that!)


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