Commit 0e90f49b authored by Franck Bui-Huu's avatar Franck Bui-Huu Committed by Ralf Baechle
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[MIPS] Let gcc align 'struct pt_regs' on 8 bytes boundary

The stack pointer in MIPS/gcc should always 8 bytes aligned on
entry to any routines. Therefore pt_regs structure must be
aligned to 8-byte boundary too.

Instead of creating dummy fields to achieve this alignment, this
patch let gcc doing it. Therefore 'smtc_pad' field can be safely
Signed-off-by: default avatarFranck Bui-Huu <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarRalf Baechle <>
parent 8ccb3dcd
......@@ -44,9 +44,8 @@ struct pt_regs {
unsigned long cp0_epc;
unsigned long cp0_tcstatus;
unsigned long smtc_pad;
#endif /* CONFIG_MIPS_MT_SMTC */
} __attribute__ ((aligned (8)));
/* Arbitrarily choose the same ptrace numbers as used by the Sparc code. */
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