Commit ac8456d6 authored by Gary King's avatar Gary King Committed by Linus Torvalds

bounce: call flush_dcache_page() after bounce_copy_vec()

I have been seeing problems on Tegra 2 (ARMv7 SMP) systems with HIGHMEM
enabled on 2.6.35 (plus some patches targetted at 2.6.36 to perform cache
maintenance lazily), and the root cause appears to be that the mm bouncing
code is calling flush_dcache_page before it copies the bounce buffer into
the bio.

The bounced page needs to be flushed after data is copied into it, to
ensure that architecture implementations can synchronize instruction and
data caches if necessary.
Signed-off-by: default avatarGary King <gking@nvidia.com>
Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Cc: Russell King <rmk@arm.linux.org.uk>
Acked-by: default avatarJens Axboe <axboe@kernel.dk>
Cc: <stable@kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
parent 47016434
......@@ -116,8 +116,8 @@ static void copy_to_high_bio_irq(struct bio *to, struct bio *from)
*/
vfrom = page_address(fromvec->bv_page) + tovec->bv_offset;
flush_dcache_page(tovec->bv_page);
bounce_copy_vec(tovec, vfrom);
flush_dcache_page(tovec->bv_page);
}
}
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