[6/6,Bionic] perf pmu: Add check for valid cpuid in perf_pmu__find_map()

Message ID 20180206012518.14969-7-dann.frazier@canonical.com
State New
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  • Add support for ThunderX2 vendor PMU events
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dann frazier Feb. 6, 2018, 1:25 a.m.
From: Ganapatrao Kulkarni <ganapatrao.kulkarni@cavium.com>

BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1747523

On some platforms(arm/arm64) which uses cpus map to get corresponding
cpuid string, cpuid can be NULL for PMUs other than CORE PMUs.  Adding
check for NULL cpuid in function perf_pmu__find_map to avoid
segmentation fault.

Signed-off-by: Ganapatrao Kulkarni <ganapatrao.kulkarni@cavium.com>
Cc: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com>
Cc: Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>
Cc: Ganapatrao Kulkarni <gklkml16@gmail.com>
Cc: Jayachandran C <jnair@caviumnetworks.com>
Cc: Jonathan Cameron <jonathan.cameron@huawei.com>
Cc: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Robert Richter <robert.richter@cavium.com>
Cc: Shaokun Zhang <zhangshaokun@hisilicon.com>
Cc: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com>
Cc: linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20171016183222.25750-6-ganapatrao.kulkarni@cavium.com
Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
(cherry picked from commit de3d0f12be476271d03f1ddb5a7c241c2f07f126)
Signed-off-by: dann frazier <dann.frazier@canonical.com>
 tools/perf/util/pmu.c | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)


diff --git a/tools/perf/util/pmu.c b/tools/perf/util/pmu.c
index 31ecd88df1c7..957a91a9d305 100644
--- a/tools/perf/util/pmu.c
+++ b/tools/perf/util/pmu.c
@@ -595,6 +595,12 @@  struct pmu_events_map *perf_pmu__find_map(struct perf_pmu *pmu)
 	char *cpuid = perf_pmu__getcpuid(pmu);
 	int i;
+	/* on some platforms which uses cpus map, cpuid can be NULL for
+	 * PMUs other than CORE PMUs.
+	 */
+	if (!cpuid)
+		return NULL;
 	i = 0;
 	for (;;) {
 		map = &pmu_events_map[i++];