[added,to,the,3.18,stable,tree] arm64: errata: use KBUILD_CFLAGS_MODULE for erratum #843419

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Sasha Levin Nov. 16, 2015, 4:03 a.m.
From: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com>


This patch has been added to the 3.18 stable tree. If you have any
objections, please let us know.

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Patch

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[ Upstream commit b6dd8e0719c0d2d01429639a11b7bc2677de240c ]

Commit df057cc7b4fa ("arm64: errata: add module build workaround for
erratum #843419") sets CFLAGS_MODULE to ensure that the large memory
model is used by the compiler when building kernel modules.

However, CFLAGS_MODULE is an environment variable and intended to be
overridden on the command line, which appears to be the case with the
Ubuntu kernel packaging system, so use KBUILD_CFLAGS_MODULE instead.

Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org>
Cc: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>
Fixes: df057cc7b4fa ("arm64: errata: add module build workaround for erratum #843419")
Reported-by: Dann Frazier <dann.frazier@canonical.com>
Tested-by: Dann Frazier <dann.frazier@canonical.com>
Signed-off-by: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sasha.levin@oracle.com>
---
 arch/arm64/Makefile | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/arch/arm64/Makefile b/arch/arm64/Makefile
index e7391ae..2d54c55 100644
--- a/arch/arm64/Makefile
+++ b/arch/arm64/Makefile
@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@  endif
 CHECKFLAGS	+= -D__aarch64__
 
 ifeq ($(CONFIG_ARM64_ERRATUM_843419), y)
-CFLAGS_MODULE	+= -mcmodel=large
+KBUILD_CFLAGS_MODULE	+= -mcmodel=large
 endif
 
 # Default value