[PATCH] tiny: Make x86 doublefault handling optional
Matt Mackall [Sun, 8 Jan 2006 09:05:24 +0000 (01:05 -0800)]
This adds configurable support for doublefault reporting on x86

add/remove: 0/3 grow/shrink: 0/1 up/down: 0/-13048 (-13048)
function                                     old     new   delta
cpu_init                                     846     786     -60
doublefault_fn                               188       -    -188
doublefault_stack                           4096       -   -4096
doublefault_tss                             8704       -   -8704

Signed-off-by: Matt Mackall <mpm@selenic.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>

arch/i386/kernel/Makefile
arch/i386/kernel/cpu/common.c
init/Kconfig

index f10de0f..4f40589 100644 (file)
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@ extra-y := head.o init_task.o vmlinux.lds
 obj-y  := process.o semaphore.o signal.o entry.o traps.o irq.o vm86.o \
                ptrace.o time.o ioport.o ldt.o setup.o i8259.o sys_i386.o \
                pci-dma.o i386_ksyms.o i387.o dmi_scan.o bootflag.o \
-               doublefault.o quirks.o i8237.o
+               quirks.o i8237.o
 
 obj-y                          += cpu/
 obj-y                          += timers/
@@ -33,6 +33,7 @@ obj-y                         += sysenter.o vsyscall.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_ACPI_SRAT)        += srat.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_HPET_TIMER)       += time_hpet.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_EFI)              += efi.o efi_stub.o
+obj-$(CONFIG_DOUBLEFAULT)      += doublefault.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_EARLY_PRINTK)     += early_printk.o
 
 EXTRA_AFLAGS   := -traditional
index cca6556..1704008 100644 (file)
@@ -609,8 +609,10 @@ void __devinit cpu_init(void)
        load_TR_desc();
        load_LDT(&init_mm.context);
 
+#ifdef CONFIG_DOUBLEFAULT
        /* Set up doublefault TSS pointer in the GDT */
        __set_tss_desc(cpu, GDT_ENTRY_DOUBLEFAULT_TSS, &doublefault_tss);
+#endif
 
        /* Clear %fs and %gs. */
        asm volatile ("xorl %eax, %eax; movl %eax, %fs; movl %eax, %gs");
index 0c9932f..0eb65f2 100644 (file)
@@ -309,6 +309,15 @@ config BUG
           option for embedded systems with no facilities for reporting errors.
           Just say Y.
 
+config DOUBLEFAULT
+       depends X86
+       default y if X86
+       bool "Enable doublefault exception handler" if EMBEDDED
+       help
+          This option allows trapping of rare doublefault exceptions that
+          would otherwise cause a system to silently reboot. Disabling this
+          option saves about 4k.
+
 config BASE_FULL
        default y
        bool "Enable full-sized data structures for core" if EMBEDDED