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diff --git a/arch/arm64/Kconfig b/arch/arm64/Kconfig
index 858e353b2f40..ca1f93233b22 100644
@@ -1186,6 +1186,19 @@ config ARM64_CNP
at runtime, and does not affect PEs that do not implement
+ bool "Force 52-bit virtual addresses for userspace"
+ depends on ARM64_52BIT_VA && EXPERT
+ For systems with 52-bit userspace VAs enabled, the kernel will attempt
+ to maintain compatibility with older software by providing 48-bit VAs
+ unless a hint is supplied to mmap.
+ This configuration option disables the 48-bit compatibility logic, and
+ forces all userspace addresses to be 52-bit on HW that supports it. One
+ should only enable this configuration option for stress testing userspace
+ memory management code. If unsure say N here.