ARM: cacheflush: Remove unused secure_flush_area API
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Message ID 1471673221-19181-1-git-send-email-andy.gross@linaro.org
State New, archived
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Andy Gross Aug. 20, 2016, 6:07 a.m. UTC
This patch removes the unused secure_flush_area function.  The only
consumer of this function has moved to using the streaming DMA APIs.

Signed-off-by: Andy Gross <andy.gross@linaro.org>
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 arch/arm/include/asm/cacheflush.h | 17 -----------------
 1 file changed, 17 deletions(-)

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Russell King - ARM Linux admin Aug. 23, 2016, 9:39 a.m. UTC | #1
On Sat, Aug 20, 2016 at 01:07:01AM -0500, Andy Gross wrote:
> This patch removes the unused secure_flush_area function.  The only
> consumer of this function has moved to using the streaming DMA APIs.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Andy Gross <andy.gross@linaro.org>

Looks fine, and from what I can see, nothing depends on it in mainline,
so please put it in the patch system.  Thanks.

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diff --git a/arch/arm/include/asm/cacheflush.h b/arch/arm/include/asm/cacheflush.h
index 9156fc3..bdd283b 100644
--- a/arch/arm/include/asm/cacheflush.h
+++ b/arch/arm/include/asm/cacheflush.h
@@ -501,21 +501,4 @@  static inline void set_kernel_text_ro(void) { }
 void flush_uprobe_xol_access(struct page *page, unsigned long uaddr,
 			     void *kaddr, unsigned long len);
 
-/**
- * secure_flush_area - ensure coherency across the secure boundary
- * @addr: virtual address
- * @size: size of region
- *
- * Ensure that the specified area of memory is coherent across the secure
- * boundary from the non-secure side.  This is used when calling secure
- * firmware where the secure firmware does not ensure coherency.
- */
-static inline void secure_flush_area(const void *addr, size_t size)
-{
-	phys_addr_t phys = __pa(addr);
-
-	__cpuc_flush_dcache_area((void *)addr, size);
-	outer_flush_range(phys, phys + size);
-}
-
 #endif