Commit 89206491 authored by Guy Martin's avatar Guy Martin Committed by Helge Deller
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parisc: Implement new LWS CAS supporting 64 bit operations.

The current LWS cas only works correctly for 32bit. The new LWS allows
for CAS operations of variable size.
Signed-off-by: default avatarGuy Martin <>
Cc: <> # 3.13+
Signed-off-by: default avatarHelge Deller <>
parent c90f0694
......@@ -74,7 +74,7 @@ ENTRY(linux_gateway_page)
/* ADDRESS 0xb0 to 0xb8, lws uses two insns for entry */
/* Light-weight-syscall entry must always be located at 0xb0 */
/* WARNING: Keep this number updated with table size changes */
#define __NR_lws_entries (2)
#define __NR_lws_entries (3)
gate lws_start, %r0 /* increase privilege */
......@@ -502,7 +502,7 @@ lws_exit:
Implementing CAS as an atomic operation:
Implementing 32bit CAS as an atomic operation:
%r26 - Address to examine
%r25 - Old value to check (old)
......@@ -659,6 +659,230 @@ cas_action:
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(2b-linux_gateway_page, 3b-linux_gateway_page)
New CAS implementation which uses pointers and variable size
information. The value pointed by old and new MUST NOT change
while performing CAS. The lock only protect the value at %r26.
%r26 - Address to examine
%r25 - Pointer to the value to check (old)
%r24 - Pointer to the value to set (new)
%r23 - Size of the variable (0/1/2/3 for 8/16/32/64 bit)
%r28 - Return non-zero on failure
%r21 - Kernel error code
%r21 has the following meanings:
EAGAIN - CAS is busy, ldcw failed, try again.
EFAULT - Read or write failed.
Scratch: r20, r22, r28, r29, r1, fr4 (32bit for 64bit CAS only)
/* ELF32 Process entry path */
#ifdef CONFIG_64BIT
/* Clip the input registers */
depdi 0, 31, 32, %r26
depdi 0, 31, 32, %r25
depdi 0, 31, 32, %r24
depdi 0, 31, 32, %r23
/* Check the validity of the size pointer */
subi,>>= 4, %r23, %r0
b,n lws_exit_nosys
/* Jump to the functions which will load the old and new values into
registers depending on the their size */
shlw %r23, 2, %r29
blr %r29, %r0
/* 8bit load */
4: ldb 0(%sr3,%r25), %r25
b cas2_lock_start
5: ldb 0(%sr3,%r24), %r24
/* 16bit load */
6: ldh 0(%sr3,%r25), %r25
b cas2_lock_start
7: ldh 0(%sr3,%r24), %r24
/* 32bit load */
8: ldw 0(%sr3,%r25), %r25
b cas2_lock_start
9: ldw 0(%sr3,%r24), %r24
/* 64bit load */
#ifdef CONFIG_64BIT
10: ldd 0(%sr3,%r25), %r25
11: ldd 0(%sr3,%r24), %r24
/* Load new value into r22/r23 - high/low */
10: ldw 0(%sr3,%r25), %r22
11: ldw 4(%sr3,%r25), %r23
/* Load new value into fr4 for atomic store later */
12: flddx 0(%sr3,%r24), %fr4
/* Load start of lock table */
ldil L%lws_lock_start, %r20
ldo R%lws_lock_start(%r20), %r28
/* Extract four bits from r26 and hash lock (Bits 4-7) */
extru %r26, 27, 4, %r20
/* Find lock to use, the hash is either one of 0 to
15, multiplied by 16 (keep it 16-byte aligned)
and add to the lock table offset. */
shlw %r20, 4, %r20
add %r20, %r28, %r20
rsm PSW_SM_I, %r0 /* Disable interrupts */
/* COW breaks can cause contention on UP systems */
LDCW 0(%sr2,%r20), %r28 /* Try to acquire the lock */
cmpb,<>,n %r0, %r28, cas2_action /* Did we get it? */
ldo 2(%r0), %r28 /* 2nd case */
ssm PSW_SM_I, %r0
b lws_exit /* Contended... */
ldo -EAGAIN(%r0), %r21 /* Spin in userspace */
prev = *addr;
if ( prev == old )
*addr = new;
return prev;
This all works becuse intr_do_signal
and schedule both check the return iasq
and see that we are on the kernel page
so this process is never scheduled off
or is ever sent any signal of any sort,
thus it is wholly atomic from usrspaces
/* Jump to the correct function */
blr %r29, %r0
/* Set %r28 as non-zero for now */
ldo 1(%r0),%r28
/* 8bit CAS */
13: ldb,ma 0(%sr3,%r26), %r29
sub,= %r29, %r25, %r0
b,n cas2_end
14: stb,ma %r24, 0(%sr3,%r26)
b cas2_end
copy %r0, %r28
/* 16bit CAS */
15: ldh,ma 0(%sr3,%r26), %r29
sub,= %r29, %r25, %r0
b,n cas2_end
16: sth,ma %r24, 0(%sr3,%r26)
b cas2_end
copy %r0, %r28
/* 32bit CAS */
17: ldw,ma 0(%sr3,%r26), %r29
sub,= %r29, %r25, %r0
b,n cas2_end
18: stw,ma %r24, 0(%sr3,%r26)
b cas2_end
copy %r0, %r28
/* 64bit CAS */
#ifdef CONFIG_64BIT
19: ldd,ma 0(%sr3,%r26), %r29
sub,= %r29, %r25, %r0
b,n cas2_end
20: std,ma %r24, 0(%sr3,%r26)
copy %r0, %r28
/* Compare first word */
19: ldw,ma 0(%sr3,%r26), %r29
sub,= %r29, %r22, %r0
b,n cas2_end
/* Compare second word */
20: ldw,ma 4(%sr3,%r26), %r29
sub,= %r29, %r23, %r0
b,n cas2_end
/* Perform the store */
21: fstdx %fr4, 0(%sr3,%r26)
copy %r0, %r28
/* Free lock */
stw,ma %r20, 0(%sr2,%r20)
/* Enable interrupts */
ssm PSW_SM_I, %r0
/* Return to userspace, set no error */
b lws_exit
copy %r0, %r21
/* Error occurred on load or store */
/* Free lock */
stw %r20, 0(%sr2,%r20)
ssm PSW_SM_I, %r0
ldo 1(%r0),%r28
b lws_exit
ldo -EFAULT(%r0),%r21 /* set errno */
/* Exception table entries, for the load and store, return EFAULT.
Each of the entries must be relocated. */
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(4b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(5b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(6b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(7b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(8b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(9b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(10b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(11b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(13b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(14b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(15b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(16b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(17b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(18b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(19b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(20b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
#ifndef CONFIG_64BIT
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(12b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
ASM_EXCEPTIONTABLE_ENTRY(21b-linux_gateway_page, 22b-linux_gateway_page)
/* Make sure nothing else is placed on this page */
.align PAGE_SIZE
......@@ -675,8 +899,9 @@ ENTRY(end_linux_gateway_page)
/* Light-weight-syscall table */
/* Start of lws table. */
LWS_ENTRY(compare_and_swap32) /* 0 - ELF32 Atomic compare and swap */
LWS_ENTRY(compare_and_swap64) /* 1 - ELF64 Atomic compare and swap */
LWS_ENTRY(compare_and_swap32) /* 0 - ELF32 Atomic 32bit CAS */
LWS_ENTRY(compare_and_swap64) /* 1 - ELF64 Atomic 32bit CAS */
LWS_ENTRY(compare_and_swap_2) /* 2 - ELF32 Atomic 64bit CAS */
/* End of lws table */
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