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Subject[PATCH v6 04/15] arm64: kernel: avoid x18 in __cpu_soft_restart
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From: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>

The code in __cpu_soft_restart() uses x18 as an arbitrary temp register,
which will shortly be disallowed. So use x8 instead.

Link: https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/9836877/
Signed-off-by: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@linaro.org>
[Sami: updated commit message]
Signed-off-by: Sami Tolvanen <samitolvanen@google.com>
Reviewed-by: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com>
Reviewed-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
---
arch/arm64/kernel/cpu-reset.S | 4 ++--
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/arm64/kernel/cpu-reset.S b/arch/arm64/kernel/cpu-reset.S
index 6ea337d464c4..32c7bf858dd9 100644
--- a/arch/arm64/kernel/cpu-reset.S
+++ b/arch/arm64/kernel/cpu-reset.S
@@ -42,11 +42,11 @@ ENTRY(__cpu_soft_restart)
mov x0, #HVC_SOFT_RESTART
hvc #0 // no return

-1: mov x18, x1 // entry
+1: mov x8, x1 // entry
mov x0, x2 // arg0
mov x1, x3 // arg1
mov x2, x4 // arg2
- br x18
+ br x8
ENDPROC(__cpu_soft_restart)

.popsection
--
2.24.0.393.g34dc348eaf-goog
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