pcdp: use early_ioremap/early_iounmap to access pcdp table
Greg Pearson [Mon, 30 Jul 2012 21:39:05 +0000 (14:39 -0700)]
commit 6c4088ac3a4d82779903433bcd5f048c58fb1aca upstream.

efi_setup_pcdp_console() is called during boot to parse the HCDP/PCDP
EFI system table and setup an early console for printk output.  The
routine uses ioremap/iounmap to setup access to the HCDP/PCDP table
information.

The call to ioremap is happening early in the boot process which leads
to a panic on x86_64 systems:

    panic+0x01ca
    do_exit+0x043c
    oops_end+0x00a7
    no_context+0x0119
    __bad_area_nosemaphore+0x0138
    bad_area_nosemaphore+0x000e
    do_page_fault+0x0321
    page_fault+0x0020
    reserve_memtype+0x02a1
    __ioremap_caller+0x0123
    ioremap_nocache+0x0012
    efi_setup_pcdp_console+0x002b
    setup_arch+0x03a9
    start_kernel+0x00d4
    x86_64_start_reservations+0x012c
    x86_64_start_kernel+0x00fe

This replaces the calls to ioremap/iounmap in efi_setup_pcdp_console()
with calls to early_ioremap/early_iounmap which can be called during
early boot.

This patch was tested on an x86_64 prototype system which uses the
HCDP/PCDP table for early console setup.

Signed-off-by: Greg Pearson <greg.pearson@hp.com>
Acked-by: Khalid Aziz <khalid.aziz@hp.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>

drivers/firmware/pcdp.c

index 51e0e2d..a330492 100644 (file)
@@ -95,7 +95,7 @@ efi_setup_pcdp_console(char *cmdline)
        if (efi.hcdp == EFI_INVALID_TABLE_ADDR)
                return -ENODEV;
 
-       pcdp = ioremap(efi.hcdp, 4096);
+       pcdp = early_ioremap(efi.hcdp, 4096);
        printk(KERN_INFO "PCDP: v%d at 0x%lx\n", pcdp->rev, efi.hcdp);
 
        if (strstr(cmdline, "console=hcdp")) {
@@ -131,6 +131,6 @@ efi_setup_pcdp_console(char *cmdline)
        }
 
 out:
-       iounmap(pcdp);
+       early_iounmap(pcdp, 4096);
        return rc;
 }