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-rw-r--r--arch/x86/mm/pti.c22
1 files changed, 22 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/mm/pti.c b/arch/x86/mm/pti.c
index a536ecc91847..7b1c85759005 100644
--- a/arch/x86/mm/pti.c
+++ b/arch/x86/mm/pti.c
@@ -517,6 +517,28 @@ void __init pti_init(void)
pr_info("enabled\n");
+#ifdef CONFIG_X86_32
+ /*
+ * We check for X86_FEATURE_PCID here. But the init-code will
+ * clear the feature flag on 32 bit because the feature is not
+ * supported on 32 bit anyway. To print the warning we need to
+ * check with cpuid directly again.
+ */
+ if (cpuid_ecx(0x1) && BIT(17)) {
+ /* Use printk to work around pr_fmt() */
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "************************************************************\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** You are using 32-bit PTI on a 64-bit PCID-capable CPU. **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** Your performance will increase dramatically if you **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** switch to a 64-bit kernel! **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "** WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! **\n");
+ printk(KERN_WARNING "************************************************************\n");
+ }
+#endif
+
pti_clone_user_shared();
/* Undo all global bits from the init pagetables in head_64.S: */