Commit 4d435f9d authored by Ingo Molnar's avatar Ingo Molnar Committed by Linus Torvalds

[PATCH] lockdep: add is_module_address()

Add is_module_address() method - to be used by lockdep.
Signed-off-by: default avatarIngo Molnar <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarArjan van de Ven <>
Cc: Rusty Russell <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 93e02814
......@@ -358,6 +358,7 @@ static inline int module_is_live(struct module *mod)
/* Is this address in a module? (second is with no locks, for oops) */
struct module *module_text_address(unsigned long addr);
struct module *__module_text_address(unsigned long addr);
int is_module_address(unsigned long addr);
/* Returns module and fills in value, defined and namebuf, or NULL if
symnum out of range. */
......@@ -496,6 +497,11 @@ static inline struct module *__module_text_address(unsigned long addr)
return NULL;
static inline int is_module_address(unsigned long addr)
return 0;
/* Get/put a kernel symbol (calls should be symmetric) */
#define symbol_get(x) ({ extern typeof(x) x __attribute__((weak)); &(x); })
#define symbol_put(x) do { } while(0)
......@@ -2159,6 +2159,29 @@ const struct exception_table_entry *search_module_extables(unsigned long addr)
return e;
* Is this a valid module address?
int is_module_address(unsigned long addr)
unsigned long flags;
struct module *mod;
spin_lock_irqsave(&modlist_lock, flags);
list_for_each_entry(mod, &modules, list) {
if (within(addr, mod->module_core, mod->core_size)) {
spin_unlock_irqrestore(&modlist_lock, flags);
return 1;
spin_unlock_irqrestore(&modlist_lock, flags);
return 0;
/* Is this a valid kernel address? We don't grab the lock: we are oopsing. */
struct module *__module_text_address(unsigned long addr)
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