[3/5] arm64/alternative_cb: add support for alternative sequences

Message ID 20181206155739.20229-4-ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org
State New
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  • arm64: assorted fixes for dcache_by_line_op
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Ard Biesheuvel Dec. 6, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
Permit callback type alternatives to carry a sequence of alternative
instructions, and leave it up to the callback handler to decide how
to use them.

Signed-off-by: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>

---
 arch/arm64/include/asm/alternative.h | 13 ++++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

-- 
2.19.2

Patch

diff --git a/arch/arm64/include/asm/alternative.h b/arch/arm64/include/asm/alternative.h
index 987c1514183a..6b7726ee6b0a 100644
--- a/arch/arm64/include/asm/alternative.h
+++ b/arch/arm64/include/asm/alternative.h
@@ -156,7 +156,7 @@  static inline void apply_alternatives_module(void *start, size_t length) { }
 	.popsection
 	.pushsection .altinstr_replacement, "ax"
 663:	.word	\cb - .
-664:	.popsection
+	.popsection
 661:
 .endm
 
@@ -185,10 +185,21 @@  static inline void apply_alternatives_module(void *start, size_t length) { }
 	.org	. - (662b-661b) + (664b-663b)
 .endm
 
+.macro alternative_cb_alt
+	.set .Lasm_alt_mode, 1
+	.pushsection .altinstr_replacement, "ax"
+	.org	663b + AARCH64_INSN_SIZE
+.endm
+
 /*
  * Callback-based alternative epilogue
  */
 .macro alternative_cb_end
+	.if .Lasm_alt_mode==0
+	.pushsection .altinstr_replacement, "ax"
+	.org	663b + AARCH64_INSN_SIZE
+	.endif
+664:	.popsection
 662:
 .endm