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[PATCH] MIPS: use 32-bit wrapper for compat_sys_futex

To: <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>, <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: [PATCH] MIPS: use 32-bit wrapper for compat_sys_futex
From: Yong Zhang <yong.zhang@windriver.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 09:54:54 +0800
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Sender: linux-mips-bounce@linux-mips.org
We can't trust in the caller(userspace) to give signed-extend
parameter, thus futex-wait may fail in some special case.

For example, if 'val' is too big and bit-31 is 1,
the caller may enter endless loop at:
futex_wait_setup()
{
        ...

        if (uval != val) {
                queue_unlock(q, *hb);
                ret = -EWOULDBLOCK;

        ...
}

Below assembler code will make it more easy to understand how
the patch take effect :)

Dump of assembler code for function SyS_32_futex:
   0xffffffff811b6fe8 <+0>:     sll     a1,a1,0x0
   0xffffffff811b6fec <+4>:     sll     a2,a2,0x0
   0xffffffff811b6ff0 <+8>:     j       0xffffffff8121a240 <compat_sys_futex>
   0xffffffff811b6ff4 <+12>:    sll     a5,a5,0x0

Signed-off-by: Yong Zhang <yong.zhang@windriver.com>
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
---
 arch/mips/kernel/linux32.c     |    7 +++++++
 arch/mips/kernel/scall64-n32.S |    2 +-
 arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S |    2 +-
 3 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/mips/kernel/linux32.c b/arch/mips/kernel/linux32.c
index 876a75c..922a554 100644
--- a/arch/mips/kernel/linux32.c
+++ b/arch/mips/kernel/linux32.c
@@ -349,3 +349,10 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE6(32_fanotify_mark, int, fanotify_fd, 
unsigned int, flags,
        return sys_fanotify_mark(fanotify_fd, flags, merge_64(a3, a4),
                                 dfd, pathname);
 }
+
+SYSCALL_DEFINE6(32_futex, u32 __user *, uaddr, int, op, u32, val,
+               struct compat_timespec __user *, utime, u32 __user *, uaddr2,
+               u32, val3)
+{
+       return compat_sys_futex(uaddr, op, val, utime, uaddr2, val3);
+}
diff --git a/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-n32.S b/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-n32.S
index b85842f..c956cc9 100644
--- a/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-n32.S
+++ b/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-n32.S
@@ -315,7 +315,7 @@ EXPORT(sysn32_call_table)
        PTR     sys_fremovexattr
        PTR     sys_tkill
        PTR     sys_ni_syscall
-       PTR     compat_sys_futex
+       PTR     sys_32_futex
        PTR     compat_sys_sched_setaffinity    /* 6195 */
        PTR     compat_sys_sched_getaffinity
        PTR     sys_cacheflush
diff --git a/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S b/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S
index 46c4763..f48b18e 100644
--- a/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S
+++ b/arch/mips/kernel/scall64-o32.S
@@ -441,7 +441,7 @@ sys_call_table:
        PTR     sys_fremovexattr                /* 4235 */
        PTR     sys_tkill
        PTR     sys_sendfile64
-       PTR     compat_sys_futex
+       PTR     sys_32_futex
        PTR     compat_sys_sched_setaffinity
        PTR     compat_sys_sched_getaffinity    /* 4240 */
        PTR     compat_sys_io_setup
-- 
1.7.4.1


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