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Date:   Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:03:07 +0530
From:   "Gautham R. Shenoy" <>
To:     Michael Ellerman <>,
        Benjamin Herrenschmidt <>,
        Michael Neuling <>,
        Vaidyanathan Srinivasan <>,
        "Shreyas B. Prabhu" <>,
        Shilpasri G Bhat <>,
        Balbir Singh <>,
        Akshay Adiga <>
        "Gautham R. Shenoy" <>
Subject: [PATCH] powernv:idle: Fix bug due to labeling ambiguity in power_enter_stop

From: "Gautham R. Shenoy" <>

Commit 09206b600c76 ("powernv: Pass PSSCR value and mask to
power9_idle_stop") added additional code in power_enter_stop() to
distinguish between stop requests whose PSSCR had ESL=EC=1 from those
which did not. When ESL=EC=1, we do a forward-jump to a location
labelled by "1", which had the code to handle the ESL=EC=1 case.

Unforunately just a couple of instructions before this label, is the
macro IDLE_STATE_ENTER_SEQ() which also has a label "1" in its

As a result, the current code can result in directly executing stop
instruction for deep stop requests with PSSCR ESL=EC=1, without saving
the hypervisor state.

Fix this BUG by labeling the location that handles ESL=EC=1 case with
a more descriptive label.

For a good measure, change the label in IDLE_STATE_ENTER_SEQ() macro
to an not-so commonly used value.

Fixes: 09206b600c76 ("powernv: Pass PSSCR value and mask to

Cc: Michael Neuling <>
Cc: Vaidyanathan Srinivasan <>
Cc: Michael Ellerman <>
Signed-off-by: Gautham R. Shenoy <>
 arch/powerpc/include/asm/cpuidle.h | 4 ++--
 arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S  | 6 ++++--
 2 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/cpuidle.h b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/cpuidle.h
index 31192d8..3989d94 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/cpuidle.h
+++ b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/cpuidle.h
@@ -85,8 +85,8 @@ static inline void report_invalid_psscr_val(u64 psscr_val, int err)
 	std	r0,0(r1);					\
 	ptesync;						\
 	ld	r0,0(r1);					\
-1:	cmpd	cr0,r0,r0;					\
-	bne	1b;						\
+236:	cmpd	cr0,r0,r0;					\
+	bne	236b;						\
 	IDLE_INST;						\
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S b/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S
index 9f6bce5..95889af 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S
@@ -276,14 +276,16 @@ power_enter_stop:
 	andis.   r4,r3,PSSCR_EC_ESL_MASK_SHIFTED
 	clrldi   r3,r3,60 /* r3 = Bits[60:63] = Requested Level (RL) */
-	bne	 1f
+	bne	 handle_esl_ec_set
 	li	r3,0  /* Since we didn't lose state, return 0 */
 	b 	pnv_wakeup_noloss
  * Check if the requested state is a deep idle state.
-1:	LOAD_REG_ADDRBASE(r5,pnv_first_deep_stop_state)
+	LOAD_REG_ADDRBASE(r5,pnv_first_deep_stop_state)
 	ld	r4,ADDROFF(pnv_first_deep_stop_state)(r5)
 	cmpd	r3,r4
 	bge	2f

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