[PATCH 4.10 038/167] coresight: fix kernel panic caused by invalid CPU

Greg Kroah-Hartman gregkh at linuxfoundation.org
Fri Mar 10 01:08:01 PST 2017

4.10-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Wang Nan <wangnan0 at huawei.com>

commit f09444639099584bc4784dfcd85ada67c6f33e0f upstream.

Commit d52c9750f150 ("coresight: reset "enable_sink" flag when need be")
caused a kernel panic because of the using of an invalid value: after
'for_each_cpu(cpu, mask)', value of local variable 'cpu' become invalid,
causes following 'cpu_to_node' access invalid memory area.

This patch brings the deleted 'cpu = cpumask_first(mask)' back.

Panic log:

 $ perf record -e cs_etm// ls

 Unable to handle kernel paging request at virtual address fffe801804af4f10
 pgd = ffff8017ce031600
 [fffe801804af4f10] *pgd=0000000000000000, *pud=0000000000000000
 Internal error: Oops: 96000004 [#1] SMP
 Modules linked in:
 CPU: 33 PID: 1619 Comm: perf Not tainted 4.7.1+ #16
 Hardware name: Huawei Taishan 2280 /CH05TEVBA, BIOS 1.10 11/24/2016
 task: ffff8017cb0c8400 ti: ffff8017cb154000 task.ti: ffff8017cb154000
 PC is at tmc_alloc_etf_buffer+0x60/0xd4
 LR is at tmc_alloc_etf_buffer+0x44/0xd4
 pc : [<ffff000008633df8>] lr : [<ffff000008633ddc>] pstate: 60000145
 sp : ffff8017cb157b40
 x29: ffff8017cb157b40 x28: 0000000000000000
 7a60: ffff000008c64dc8 0000000000000006 0000000000000253 ffffffffffffffff
 7a80: 0000000000000000 0000000000000000 ffff0000080872cc 0000000000000001
 [<ffff000008633df8>] tmc_alloc_etf_buffer+0x60/0xd4
 [<ffff000008632b9c>] etm_setup_aux+0x1dc/0x1e8
 [<ffff00000816eed4>] rb_alloc_aux+0x2b0/0x338
 [<ffff00000816a5e4>] perf_mmap+0x414/0x568
 [<ffff0000081ab694>] mmap_region+0x324/0x544
 [<ffff0000081abbe8>] do_mmap+0x334/0x3e0
 [<ffff000008191150>] vm_mmap_pgoff+0xa4/0xc8
 [<ffff0000081a9a30>] SyS_mmap_pgoff+0xb0/0x22c
 [<ffff0000080872e4>] sys_mmap+0x18/0x28
 [<ffff0000080843f0>] el0_svc_naked+0x24/0x28
 Code: 912040a5 d0001c00 f873d821 911c6000 (b8656822)
 ---[ end trace 98933da8f92b0c9a ]---

Signed-off-by: Wang Nan <wangnan0 at huawei.com>
Cc: Xia Kaixu <xiakaixu at huawei.com>
Cc: Li Zefan <lizefan at huawei.com>
Cc: Mathieu Poirier <mathieu.poirier at linaro.org>
Cc: linux-arm-kernel at lists.infradead.org
Cc: linux-kernel at vger.kernel.org
Fixes: d52c9750f150 ("coresight: reset "enable_sink" flag when need be")
Signed-off-by: Mathieu Poirier <mathieu.poirier at linaro.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh at linuxfoundation.org>

 drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-etm-perf.c |    1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

--- a/drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-etm-perf.c
+++ b/drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-etm-perf.c
@@ -242,6 +242,7 @@ static void *etm_setup_aux(int event_cpu
 	if (!sink_ops(sink)->alloc_buffer)
 		goto err;
+	cpu = cpumask_first(mask);
 	/* Get the AUX specific data from the sink buffer */
 	event_data->snk_config =
 			sink_ops(sink)->alloc_buffer(sink, cpu, pages,

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