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Date:   Tue, 1 Dec 2020 13:55:16 +0000
From:   David Brazdil <dbrazdil@...gle.com>
To:     Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@....com>
Cc:     kvmarm@...ts.cs.columbia.edu, Jonathan Corbet <corbet@....net>,
        Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@....com>,
        Will Deacon <will@...nel.org>, Marc Zyngier <maz@...nel.org>,
        James Morse <james.morse@....com>,
        Julien Thierry <julien.thierry.kdev@...il.com>,
        Suzuki K Poulose <suzuki.poulose@....com>,
        Dennis Zhou <dennis@...nel.org>, Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>,
        Christoph Lameter <cl@...ux.com>,
        Lorenzo Pieralisi <lorenzo.pieralisi@....com>,
        Sudeep Holla <sudeep.holla@....com>, linux-doc@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org,
        kernel-team@...roid.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 05/23] arm64: Extract parts of el2_setup into a macro

Hey Mark,

> In the head.S code, this was under an ifdef CONFIG_ARM_GIC_V3, but that
> ifdef wasn't carried into the macro here, or into its use below. I'm not
> sure of the impact, but that does seem to be a functional change.
> 
> > +
> > +.macro __init_el2_hstr
> > +	msr	hstr_el2, xzr			// Disable CP15 traps to EL2
> > +.endm
> 
> Likewise, this used to be be guarded by CONFIG_COMPAT, but that's not
> carried into the macro or its use.
> 
> If the intent was to remove the conditionality, then that should be
> mentioned in the commit message, since it is a potential functional
> change.

Apologies, and well spotted. Marc suggested removing the ifdefs as redundant
during his review of v2. I'll update the commit message to reflect that.

David

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