[PATCH] powerpc: Align p_toc

Anton Blanchard anton at samba.org
Wed Jul 31 16:07:43 EST 2013

p_toc is an 8 byte relative offset to the TOC that we place in the
text section. This means it is only 4 byte aligned where it should
be 8 byte aligned. Add an explicit alignment.

Signed-off-by: Anton Blanchard <anton at samba.org>

Index: b/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_64.S
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_64.S
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_64.S
@@ -703,6 +703,7 @@ _GLOBAL(relative_toc)
 	mtlr	r0
+.balign 8
 p_toc:	.llong	__toc_start + 0x8000 - 0b

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