powerpc/32: Add warning on misaligned copy_page() or clear_page()
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Message ID c6cea38f90480268d439ca44a645647e260fff09.1565941808.git.christophe.leroy@c-s.fr
State Accepted
Commit 7ab0b7cb8951d4095d73e203759b74d41916e455
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  • powerpc/32: Add warning on misaligned copy_page() or clear_page()
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Christophe Leroy Aug. 16, 2019, 7:52 a.m. UTC
copy_page() and clear_page() expect page aligned destination, and
use dcbz instruction to clear entire cache lines based on the
assumption that the destination is cache aligned.

As shown during analysis of a bug in BTRFS filesystem, a misaligned
copy_page() can create bugs that are difficult to locate (see Link).

Add an explicit WARNING when copy_page() or clear_page() are called
with misaligned destination.

Signed-off-by: Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy@c-s.fr>
Cc: Erhard F. <erhard_f@mailbox.org>
Link: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204371
---
 arch/powerpc/include/asm/page_32.h | 4 ++++
 arch/powerpc/kernel/misc_32.S      | 5 +++++
 2 files changed, 9 insertions(+)

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Michael Ellerman Aug. 22, 2019, 1:09 p.m. UTC | #1
On Fri, 2019-08-16 at 07:52:20 UTC, Christophe Leroy wrote:
> copy_page() and clear_page() expect page aligned destination, and
> use dcbz instruction to clear entire cache lines based on the
> assumption that the destination is cache aligned.
> 
> As shown during analysis of a bug in BTRFS filesystem, a misaligned
> copy_page() can create bugs that are difficult to locate (see Link).
> 
> Add an explicit WARNING when copy_page() or clear_page() are called
> with misaligned destination.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy@c-s.fr>
> Cc: Erhard F. <erhard_f@mailbox.org>
> Link: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204371

Applied to powerpc next, thanks.

https://git.kernel.org/powerpc/c/7ab0b7cb8951d4095d73e203759b74d41916e455

cheers

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diff --git a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page_32.h b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page_32.h
index 683dfbc67ca8..d64dfe3ac712 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page_32.h
+++ b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/page_32.h
@@ -40,6 +40,8 @@  typedef unsigned long long pte_basic_t;
 typedef unsigned long pte_basic_t;
 #endif
 
+#include <asm/bug.h>
+
 /*
  * Clear page using the dcbz instruction, which doesn't cause any
  * memory traffic (except to write out any cache lines which get
@@ -49,6 +51,8 @@  static inline void clear_page(void *addr)
 {
 	unsigned int i;
 
+	WARN_ON((unsigned long)addr & (L1_CACHE_BYTES - 1));
+
 	for (i = 0; i < PAGE_SIZE / L1_CACHE_BYTES; i++, addr += L1_CACHE_BYTES)
 		dcbz(addr);
 }
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/misc_32.S b/arch/powerpc/kernel/misc_32.S
index fe4bd321730e..02d90e1ebf65 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/misc_32.S
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/misc_32.S
@@ -452,7 +452,12 @@  END_FTR_SECTION_IFSET(CPU_FTR_COHERENT_ICACHE)
 	stwu	r9,16(r3)
 
 _GLOBAL(copy_page)
+	rlwinm	r5, r3, 0, L1_CACHE_BYTES - 1
 	addi	r3,r3,-4
+
+0:	twnei	r5, 0	/* WARN if r3 is not cache aligned */
+	EMIT_BUG_ENTRY 0b,__FILE__,__LINE__, BUGFLAG_WARNING
+
 	addi	r4,r4,-4
 
 	li	r5,4