[PATCH v9 01/42] mm: Rename arch pte_mkwrite()'s to pte_mkwrite_novma()

Edgecombe, Rick P rick.p.edgecombe at intel.com
Tue Jul 18 01:55:50 AEST 2023

On Fri, 2023-07-14 at 23:57 +0100, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 12, 2023 at 05:10:27PM -0700, Rick Edgecombe wrote:
> > The x86 Shadow stack feature includes a new type of memory called
> > shadow
> > stack. This shadow stack memory has some unusual properties, which
> > requires
> > some core mm changes to function properly.
> This seems to break sparc64_defconfig when applied on top of v6.5-
> rc1:
> In file included from /home/broonie/git/bisect/include/linux/mm.h:29,
>                  from /home/broonie/git/bisect/net/core/skbuff.c:40:
> /home/broonie/git/bisect/include/linux/pgtable.h: In function
> 'pmd_mkwrite':
> /home/broonie/git/bisect/include/linux/pgtable.h:528:9: error:
> implicit declaration of function 'pmd_mkwrite_novma'; did you mean
> 'pte_mkwrite_novma'? [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
>   return pmd_mkwrite_novma(pmd);
>          ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>          pte_mkwrite_novma
> /home/broonie/git/bisect/include/linux/pgtable.h:528:9: error:
> incompatible types when returning type 'int' but 'pmd_t' {aka 'struct
> <anonymous>'} was expected
>   return pmd_mkwrite_novma(pmd);
>          ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> The same issue seems to apply with the version that was in -next
> based
> on v6.4-rc4 too.

The version in your branch is not the same as the version in tip (which
had a squashed build fix). I was able to reproduce the build error with
your branch. But not with the one in tip rebased on v6.5-rc1. So can
you try this version:

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