Run armv7 32 bit userspace on aarch64

Shi, Yang yang.shi at
Fri Oct 9 15:32:25 PDT 2015

On 10/8/2015 4:12 AM, Will Deacon wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 07, 2015 at 03:46:57PM -0700, Shi, Yang wrote:
>> I'm trying to run armv7 little endian userspace on qemu aarch64 with 4.1.x
>> kernel. I was told by someone such usecase is valid and I have CONFIG_COMPAT
>> enabled in my kernel.
>> But, I ran into the below error. It looks the userspace application is
>> trying to write a readonly page. I got the similar failure on arm vfp with
>> Linaro images (4.1 kernel) too.
>> Did anyone have tried it recently?
> -rc4 seems to be working fine with Debian Jessie armhf on my Juno boards.
> Do you have a good way of reproducing this with a mainline kernel?

It seems a qemu's bug. I can get both ubuntu and openembedded userspace 
bootup on my LS2085 board with 4.1 kernel.


> Will

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