[3.11.y.z extended stable] Patch "ARM: 8007/1: Remove extraneous kcmp syscall ignore" has been added to staging queue

Luis Henriques luis.henriques at canonical.com
Mon May 5 10:38:14 UTC 2014

This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    ARM: 8007/1: Remove extraneous kcmp syscall ignore

to the linux-3.11.y-queue branch of the 3.11.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

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>From ece78801da77cbb3c09e1085961a6ec9832d11f4 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Christopher Covington <cov at codeaurora.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:12:25 +0100
Subject: ARM: 8007/1: Remove extraneous kcmp syscall ignore

commit 95c52fe063351192e0f4ffb70ef9bac1aa26f5a4 upstream.

The kcmp system call was ported to ARM in
commit 3f7d1fe108dbaefd0c57a41753fc2c90b395f458
"ARM: 7665/1: Wire up kcmp syscall".

Fixes: 3f7d1fe108db ("ARM: 7665/1: Wire up kcmp syscall")
Signed-off-by: Christopher Covington <cov at codeaurora.org>
Signed-off-by: Russell King <rmk+kernel at arm.linux.org.uk>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques at canonical.com>
 arch/arm/include/asm/unistd.h | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/arch/arm/include/asm/unistd.h b/arch/arm/include/asm/unistd.h
index 141baa3..cbd6197 100644
--- a/arch/arm/include/asm/unistd.h
+++ b/arch/arm/include/asm/unistd.h
@@ -48,6 +48,5 @@
 #define __IGNORE_fadvise64_64
 #define __IGNORE_migrate_pages
-#define __IGNORE_kcmp

 #endif /* __ASM_ARM_UNISTD_H */

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