Re: Fix random memory corruption during suspend-to-RAM resume

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Wed Feb 12 2003 - 09:31:14 EST


> > > Hmm.. The stack grows downwards, are you sure you don't really mean
> > >
> > > mov $(wakeup_end-wakeup_code),%sp
> > >
> > > (because wakeup_end is the end of the wakeup_stack area..)
> >
> > Yes, I'm sure:
> No. The code is crap. Please send a _fixed_ patch that clearly puts the
> stack pointer at the _end_ of the stack.
> What you are sure of is that is _happens_ to work by pure luck.
> I'd rather have known-broken code in the kernel than code that works by
> mistake. The former at least gets fixed.

It should be already in the queue (waiting on my home machine sorry),
along with fix to make it all fit in one page.


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