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authoryu liu <yu.liu@freescale.com>2011-06-14 18:34:25 -0500
committerAvi Kivity <avi@redhat.com>2011-07-12 13:16:30 +0300
commit685659ee70db0bac47ffd619c726cf600e504fd7 (patch)
tree80d17e740132295a77732b539ce620203c3646ba /arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c
parenta22a2daccfa3ade5cdd9ef1e8a05cf1e6ffca42b (diff)
powerpc/e500: Save SPEFCSR in flush_spe_to_thread()
giveup_spe() saves the SPE state which is protected by MSR[SPE]. However, modifying SPEFSCR does not trap when MSR[SPE]=0. And since SPEFSCR is already saved/restored in _switch(), not all the callers want to save SPEFSCR again. Thus, saving SPEFSCR should not belong to giveup_spe(). This patch moves SPEFSCR saving to flush_spe_to_thread(), and cleans up the caller that needs to save SPEFSCR accordingly. Signed-off-by: Liu Yu <yu.liu@freescale.com> Acked-by: Kumar Gala <galak@kernel.crashing.org> Signed-off-by: Scott Wood <scottwood@freescale.com> Signed-off-by: Alexander Graf <agraf@suse.de>
Diffstat (limited to 'arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c
index 1a0141426cd..f19d9777d3c 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/traps.c
@@ -1387,10 +1387,7 @@ void SPEFloatingPointException(struct pt_regs *regs)
int code = 0;
int err;
- preempt_disable();
- if (regs->msr & MSR_SPE)
- giveup_spe(current);
- preempt_enable();
+ flush_spe_to_thread(current);
spefscr = current->thread.spefscr;
fpexc_mode = current->thread.fpexc_mode;