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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2016-04-23 12:07:29 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2016-04-23 12:07:29 -0700
commit1ad9bf9fdc29d36baa2db1d0f09ec684ff915f2b (patch)
treefd9822439cce9931900b4f98f76e171f3797cbe5 /Documentation
parent82b23cb94b8cee25781c209d9b1df3b144c8bb5f (diff)
parentea5dfb5fae81939f777ca569d8cfb599252da2e8 (diff)
Merge branch 'x86-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip
Pull x86 fixes from Ingo Molnar: "Misc fixes: two EDAC driver fixes, a Xen crash fix, a HyperV log spam fix and a documentation fix" * 'x86-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: x86 EDAC, sb_edac.c: Take account of channel hashing when needed x86 EDAC, sb_edac.c: Repair damage introduced when "fixing" channel address x86/mm/xen: Suppress hugetlbfs in PV guests x86/doc: Correct limits in Documentation/x86/x86_64/mm.txt x86/hyperv: Avoid reporting bogus NMI status for Gen2 instances
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/x86/x86_64/mm.txt b/Documentation/x86/x86_64/mm.txt
index c518dce7da4d..5aa738346062 100644
--- a/Documentation/x86/x86_64/mm.txt
+++ b/Documentation/x86/x86_64/mm.txt
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ ffffff0000000000 - ffffff7fffffffff (=39 bits) %esp fixup stacks
ffffffef00000000 - ffffffff00000000 (=64 GB) EFI region mapping space
... unused hole ...
ffffffff80000000 - ffffffffa0000000 (=512 MB) kernel text mapping, from phys 0
-ffffffffa0000000 - ffffffffff5fffff (=1525 MB) module mapping space
+ffffffffa0000000 - ffffffffff5fffff (=1526 MB) module mapping space
ffffffffff600000 - ffffffffffdfffff (=8 MB) vsyscalls
ffffffffffe00000 - ffffffffffffffff (=2 MB) unused hole
@@ -31,8 +31,8 @@ vmalloc space is lazily synchronized into the different PML4 pages of
the processes using the page fault handler, with init_level4_pgt as
-Current X86-64 implementations only support 40 bits of address space,
-but we support up to 46 bits. This expands into MBZ space in the page tables.
+Current X86-64 implementations support up to 46 bits of address space (64 TB),
+which is our current limit. This expands into MBZ space in the page tables.
We map EFI runtime services in the 'efi_pgd' PGD in a 64Gb large virtual
memory window (this size is arbitrary, it can be raised later if needed).