Commit 72b59d67 authored by Pekka Paalanen's avatar Pekka Paalanen Committed by Thomas Gleixner
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x86_64: fix kernel rodata NX setting

Without CONFIG_DYNAMIC_FTRACE, mark_rodata_ro() would mark a wrong
number of pages as no-execute. The bug was introduced in the patch
"ftrace: dont write protect kernel text". The symptom was machine reboot
after a CPU hotplug.
Signed-off-by: default avatarPekka Paalanen <>
Acked-by: default avatarSteven Rostedt <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarIngo Molnar <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarThomas Gleixner <>
parent 25b0b44a
......@@ -782,7 +782,7 @@ void mark_rodata_ro(void)
* The rodata section (but not the kernel text!) should also be
* not-executable.
set_memory_nx(rodata_start, (end - start) >> PAGE_SHIFT);
set_memory_nx(rodata_start, (end - rodata_start) >> PAGE_SHIFT);
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