[PATCH 02/12] ARM: efistub: replace adrl pseudo-op with adr_l macro invocation

Ard Biesheuvel ardb at kernel.org
Mon Sep 14 05:56:56 EDT 2020

The ARM 'adrl' pseudo instruction is a bit problematic, as it does not
exist in Thumb mode, and it is not implemented by Clang either. Since
the Thumb variant has a slightly bigger range, it is sometimes necessary
to emit the 'adrl' variant in ARM mode where Thumb mode can use adr just
fine. However, that still leaves the Clang issue, which does not appear
to be supporting this any time soon.

So let's switch to the adr_l macro, which works for both ARM and Thumb,
and has unlimited range.

Signed-off-by: Ard Biesheuvel <ardb at kernel.org>
 arch/arm/boot/compressed/head.S | 3 +--
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/arm/boot/compressed/head.S b/arch/arm/boot/compressed/head.S
index 434a16982e34..6a430d1f4d31 100644
--- a/arch/arm/boot/compressed/head.S
+++ b/arch/arm/boot/compressed/head.S
@@ -1444,8 +1444,7 @@ ENTRY(efi_enter_kernel)
 		mov	r4, r0			@ preserve image base
 		mov	r8, r1			@ preserve DT pointer
- ARM(		adrl	r0, call_cache_fn	)
- THUMB(		adr	r0, call_cache_fn	)
+		adr_l	r0, call_cache_fn
 		adr	r1, 0f			@ clean the region of code we
 		bl	cache_clean_flush	@ may run with the MMU off

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