Commit 0bf0f444 authored by Will Deacon's avatar Will Deacon Committed by Catalin Marinas

arm64: entry: Allow handling of undefined instructions from EL1

Rather than panic() when taking an undefined instruction exception from
EL1, allow a hook to be registered in case we want to emulate the
instruction, like we will for the SSBS PSTATE manipulation instructions.
Signed-off-by: default avatarWill Deacon <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarCatalin Marinas <>
parent 2d1b2a91
......@@ -589,7 +589,7 @@ el1_undef:
inherit_daif pstate=x23, tmp=x2
mov x0, sp
bl do_undefinstr
kernel_exit 1
* Debug exception handling
......@@ -310,10 +310,12 @@ static int call_undef_hook(struct pt_regs *regs)
int (*fn)(struct pt_regs *regs, u32 instr) = NULL;
void __user *pc = (void __user *)instruction_pointer(regs);
if (!user_mode(regs))
return 1;
if (compat_thumb_mode(regs)) {
if (!user_mode(regs)) {
__le32 instr_le;
if (probe_kernel_address((__force __le32 *)pc, instr_le))
goto exit;
instr = le32_to_cpu(instr_le);
} else if (compat_thumb_mode(regs)) {
/* 16-bit Thumb instruction */
__le16 instr_le;
if (get_user(instr_le, (__le16 __user *)pc))
......@@ -407,6 +409,7 @@ asmlinkage void __exception do_undefinstr(struct pt_regs *regs)
force_signal_inject(SIGILL, ILL_ILLOPC, regs->pc);
void cpu_enable_cache_maint_trap(const struct arm64_cpu_capabilities *__unused)
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