Commit c9f27f10 authored by Catalin Marinas's avatar Catalin Marinas
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ARM: LPAE: Invalidate the TLB before freeing the PMD

Similar to the PTE freeing, this patch introduced __pmd_free_tlb() which
invalidates the TLB before freeing a PMD page. This is needed because on
newer processors the entry in the upper page table may be cached by the
TLB and point to random data after the PMD has been freed.
Signed-off-by: default avatarCatalin Marinas <>
parent 1b6ba46b
......@@ -202,8 +202,17 @@ static inline void __pte_free_tlb(struct mmu_gather *tlb, pgtable_t pte,
tlb_remove_page(tlb, pte);
static inline void __pmd_free_tlb(struct mmu_gather *tlb, pmd_t *pmdp,
unsigned long addr)
tlb_add_flush(tlb, addr);
tlb_remove_page(tlb, virt_to_page(pmdp));
#define pte_free_tlb(tlb, ptep, addr) __pte_free_tlb(tlb, ptep, addr)
#define pmd_free_tlb(tlb, pmdp, addr) pmd_free((tlb)->mm, pmdp)
#define pmd_free_tlb(tlb, pmdp, addr) __pmd_free_tlb(tlb, pmdp, addr)
#define pud_free_tlb(tlb, pudp, addr) pud_free((tlb)->mm, pudp)
#define tlb_migrate_finish(mm) do { } while (0)
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