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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2] xen/arm: Correctly support WARN_ON

On Mon, 2014-09-08 at 12:24 -0700, Julien Grall wrote:
> On 08/09/14 12:19, Julien Grall wrote:
> >>
> >> OOI what is the size increase of the final (stripped) binary with this
> >> patch?
> >
> > I compared the file xen/xen and on both arm32/arm64 the binary is
> > smaller of about 2%.
> >
> > I think this is because previously gcc wasn't merge the string when
> > BUG_ON was used in inline function.
> BTW this series won't work correctly because of XSA-102 on ARM64 when 
> WARN_ON/BUG_ON/ASSERT is used in startup code.
> This is because the "current" is set to a debug sanity value.
> Do you plan to send the series to add support for 32-bit userspace on 
> 64-bits kernels for Xen 4.5?

I must confess I'd forgotten about it. I'll dig it out and brush the
cobwebs off ASAP.

In the meantime can the test at the head of do_trap_hypervisor be
extended to DTRT with traps from EL2 (i.e. skip the rest of the


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