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From 93cfb4dcfa2c09e7d85cc1a115cc70b174d610e4 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Jonas Gorski <>
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2019 21:11:00 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] MIPS: bmips: mark exception vectors as char arrays
commit e4f5cb1a9b27c0f94ef4f5a0178a3fde2d3d0e9e upstream.
The vectors span more than one byte, so mark them as arrays.
Fixes the following build error when building when using GCC 8.3:
In file included from ./include/linux/string.h:19,
from ./include/linux/bitmap.h:9,
from ./include/linux/cpumask.h:12,
from ./arch/mips/include/asm/processor.h:15,
from ./arch/mips/include/asm/thread_info.h:16,
from ./include/linux/thread_info.h:38,
from ./include/asm-generic/preempt.h:5,
from ./arch/mips/include/generated/asm/preempt.h:1,
from ./include/linux/preempt.h:81,
from ./include/linux/spinlock.h:51,
from ./include/linux/mmzone.h:8,
from ./include/linux/bootmem.h:8,
from arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c:10:
arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c: In function 'prom_init':
./arch/mips/include/asm/string.h:162:11: error: '__builtin_memcpy' forming offset [2, 32] is out of the bounds [0, 1] of object 'bmips_smp_movevec' with type 'char' [-Werror=array-bounds]
__ret = __builtin_memcpy((dst), (src), __len); \
arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c:97:3: note: in expansion of macro 'memcpy'
memcpy((void *)0xa0000200, &bmips_smp_movevec, 0x20);
In file included from arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c:14:
./arch/mips/include/asm/bmips.h:80:13: note: 'bmips_smp_movevec' declared here
extern char bmips_smp_movevec;
Fixes: 18a1eef92dcd ("MIPS: BMIPS: Introduce bmips.h")
Signed-off-by: Jonas Gorski <>
Reviewed-by: Florian Fainelli <>
Signed-off-by: Paul Burton <>
Cc: Ralf Baechle <>
Cc: James Hogan <>
Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <>
diff --git a/arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c b/arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c
index 77a836e661c9..df69eaa453a1 100644
--- a/arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c
+++ b/arch/mips/bcm63xx/prom.c
@@ -84,7 +84,7 @@ void __init prom_init(void)
* Here we will start up CPU1 in the background and ask it to
* reconfigure itself then go back to sleep.
- memcpy((void *)0xa0000200, &bmips_smp_movevec, 0x20);
+ memcpy((void *)0xa0000200, bmips_smp_movevec, 0x20);
cpumask_set_cpu(1, &bmips_booted_mask);
diff --git a/arch/mips/include/asm/bmips.h b/arch/mips/include/asm/bmips.h
index bf6a8afd7ad2..581a6a3c66e4 100644
--- a/arch/mips/include/asm/bmips.h
+++ b/arch/mips/include/asm/bmips.h
@@ -75,11 +75,11 @@ static inline int register_bmips_smp_ops(void)
-extern char bmips_reset_nmi_vec;
-extern char bmips_reset_nmi_vec_end;
-extern char bmips_smp_movevec;
-extern char bmips_smp_int_vec;
-extern char bmips_smp_int_vec_end;
+extern char bmips_reset_nmi_vec[];
+extern char bmips_reset_nmi_vec_end[];
+extern char bmips_smp_movevec[];
+extern char bmips_smp_int_vec[];
+extern char bmips_smp_int_vec_end[];
extern int bmips_smp_enabled;
extern int bmips_cpu_offset;
diff --git a/arch/mips/kernel/smp-bmips.c b/arch/mips/kernel/smp-bmips.c
index 76fae9b79f13..712c15de6ab9 100644
--- a/arch/mips/kernel/smp-bmips.c
+++ b/arch/mips/kernel/smp-bmips.c
@@ -464,10 +464,10 @@ static void bmips_wr_vec(unsigned long dst, char *start, char *end)
static inline void bmips_nmi_handler_setup(void)
- bmips_wr_vec(BMIPS_NMI_RESET_VEC, &bmips_reset_nmi_vec,
- &bmips_reset_nmi_vec_end);
- bmips_wr_vec(BMIPS_WARM_RESTART_VEC, &bmips_smp_int_vec,
- &bmips_smp_int_vec_end);
+ bmips_wr_vec(BMIPS_NMI_RESET_VEC, bmips_reset_nmi_vec,
+ bmips_reset_nmi_vec_end);
+ bmips_wr_vec(BMIPS_WARM_RESTART_VEC, bmips_smp_int_vec,
+ bmips_smp_int_vec_end);
struct reset_vec_info {