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Date:   Wed, 26 Jun 2019 11:21:29 +0100
From:   Catalin Marinas <>
To:     Anshuman Khandual <>
        Will Deacon <>,
        Steve Capper <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] arm64/mm: Drop [PTE|PMD]_TYPE_FAULT

On Wed, Jun 26, 2019 at 02:06:10PM +0530, Anshuman Khandual wrote:
> This was added part of the original commit which added MMU definitions.
> commit 4f04d8f00545 ("arm64: MMU definitions").
> These symbols never got used as confirmed from a git log search.
> git log -p arch/arm64/ | grep PTE_TYPE_FAULT
> git log -p arch/arm64/ | grep PMD_TYPE_FAULT
> These probably meant to identify non present entries which can now be
> achieved with PMD_SECT_VALID or PTE_VALID bits. Hence just drop these
> unused symbols which are not required anymore.
> Cc: Catalin Marinas <>
> Cc: Will Deacon <>
> Cc: Steve Capper <>
> Signed-off-by: Anshuman Khandual <>

Thanks. Queued for 5.3.


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