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Re: Support /proc/kcore for MIPS

To: ralf@linux-mips.org
Subject: Re: Support /proc/kcore for MIPS
From: Daniel Jacobowitz <dan@debian.org>
Date: Sun, 13 Feb 2005 21:02:09 -0500
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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Ping.  I've now tested this patch in both 32-bit and 64-bit kernels.

On Thu, Jan 20, 2005 at 07:59:54PM -0500, Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> I wanted to do live debugging on an ornery task_struct this morning, so I
> hooked up /proc/kcore for MIPS.  I'm pretty sure that the CKSEG0 bits are
> wrong, but I did need to cover that region - because the SB-1 kernel links
> at 0xffffffff80100000 or so, disassembly and printing static variables don't
> work unless the debugger can read that region.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Daniel Jacobowitz <dan@codesourcery.com>
> 
> Index: linux/arch/mips/mm/init.c
> ===================================================================
> --- linux.orig/arch/mips/mm/init.c    2005-01-20 16:26:58.791321462 -0500
> +++ linux/arch/mips/mm/init.c 2005-01-20 16:34:27.231213174 -0500
> @@ -24,6 +24,7 @@
>  #include <linux/bootmem.h>
>  #include <linux/highmem.h>
>  #include <linux/swap.h>
> +#include <linux/proc_fs.h>
>  
>  #include <asm/bootinfo.h>
>  #include <asm/cachectl.h>
> @@ -197,6 +198,11 @@
>       return 0;
>  }
>  
> +static struct kcore_list kcore_mem, kcore_vmalloc;
> +#ifdef CONFIG_MIPS64
> +static struct kcore_list kcore_kseg0;
> +#endif
> +
>  void __init mem_init(void)
>  {
>       unsigned long codesize, reservedpages, datasize, initsize;
> @@ -247,6 +253,16 @@
>       datasize =  (unsigned long) &_edata - (unsigned long) &_etext;
>       initsize =  (unsigned long) &__init_end - (unsigned long) &__init_begin;
>  
> +#ifdef CONFIG_MIPS64
> +     if ((unsigned long) &_text > (unsigned long) CKSEG0)
> +             /* The -4 is a hack so that user tools don't have to handle
> +                the overflow.  */
> +             kclist_add(&kcore_kseg0, (void *) CKSEG0, 0x80000000 - 4);
> +#endif
> +     kclist_add(&kcore_mem, __va(0), max_low_pfn << PAGE_SHIFT);
> +     kclist_add(&kcore_vmalloc, (void *)VMALLOC_START,
> +                VMALLOC_END-VMALLOC_START);
> +
>       printk(KERN_INFO "Memory: %luk/%luk available (%ldk kernel code, "
>              "%ldk reserved, %ldk data, %ldk init, %ldk highmem)\n",
>              (unsigned long) nr_free_pages() << (PAGE_SHIFT-10),
> 
> -- 
> Daniel Jacobowitz
> 
> 

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz
CodeSourcery, LLC

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