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Date:	Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:55:32 -0800
From:	Andi Kleen <>
Cc:, Andi Kleen <>
Subject: [PATCH 1/8] percpu: Add a DEFINE_PER_CPU_2PAGE_ALIGNED

From: Andi Kleen <>

Needed in a followon patch which needs to naturally align a 8K stack.
I just put it into the page aligned section. This may cause an extra
4K hole if we're unlucky.

Acked-by: Tejun Heo <>
Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <>
 include/linux/percpu-defs.h | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/include/linux/percpu-defs.h b/include/linux/percpu-defs.h
index 420032d..cd174e7 100644
--- a/include/linux/percpu-defs.h
+++ b/include/linux/percpu-defs.h
@@ -163,6 +163,10 @@
 	DEFINE_PER_CPU_SECTION(type, name, "..page_aligned")		\
+#define DEFINE_PER_CPU_2PAGE_ALIGNED(type, name)			\
+	DEFINE_PER_CPU_SECTION(type, name, "..page_aligned")		\
+	__aligned(2*PAGE_SIZE)
  * Declaration/definition used for per-CPU variables that must be read mostly.

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