[PATCH v3 03/10] powerpc: introduce kimage_vaddr to store the kernel base

Jason Yan yanaijie at huawei.com
Wed Jul 31 19:43:11 AEST 2019

Now the kernel base is a fixed value - KERNELBASE. To support KASLR, we
need a variable to store the kernel base.

Signed-off-by: Jason Yan <yanaijie at huawei.com>
Cc: Diana Craciun <diana.craciun at nxp.com>
Cc: Michael Ellerman <mpe at ellerman.id.au>
Cc: Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy at c-s.fr>
Cc: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh at kernel.crashing.org>
Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus at samba.org>
Cc: Nicholas Piggin <npiggin at gmail.com>
Cc: Kees Cook <keescook at chromium.org>
Reviewed-by: Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy at c-s.fr>
 arch/powerpc/include/asm/page.h | 2 ++
 arch/powerpc/mm/init-common.c   | 2 ++
 2 files changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page.h b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page.h
index 0d52f57fca04..60a68d3a54b1 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page.h
+++ b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page.h
@@ -315,6 +315,8 @@ void arch_free_page(struct page *page, int order);
 struct vm_area_struct;
+extern unsigned long kimage_vaddr;
 #include <asm-generic/memory_model.h>
 #endif /* __ASSEMBLY__ */
 #include <asm/slice.h>
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/mm/init-common.c b/arch/powerpc/mm/init-common.c
index 152ae0d21435..d4801ce48dc5 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/mm/init-common.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/mm/init-common.c
@@ -25,6 +25,8 @@ phys_addr_t memstart_addr = (phys_addr_t)~0ull;
 phys_addr_t kernstart_addr;
+unsigned long kimage_vaddr = KERNELBASE;
 static bool disable_kuep = !IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_PPC_KUEP);
 static bool disable_kuap = !IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_PPC_KUAP);

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