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authorLinus Torvalds <>2015-12-18 12:24:52 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <>2015-12-18 12:24:52 -0800
commit3273cba1956437820ae25d98e3ae57d1c094205c (patch)
tree8f559fa07cd581c0bd35beda3c4fb98ae98941ce /include
parent83ad283f6bdf024513a8c5dc7de514dbaafc6ff0 (diff)
parent584a561a6fee0d258f9ca644f58b73d9a41b8a46 (diff)
Merge tag 'for-linus-4.4-rc5-tag' of git://
Pull xen bug fixes from David Vrabel: - XSA-155 security fixes to backend drivers. - XSA-157 security fixes to pciback. * tag 'for-linus-4.4-rc5-tag' of git:// xen-pciback: fix up cleanup path when alloc fails xen/pciback: Don't allow MSI-X ops if PCI_COMMAND_MEMORY is not set. xen/pciback: For XEN_PCI_OP_disable_msi[|x] only disable if device has MSI(X) enabled. xen/pciback: Do not install an IRQ handler for MSI interrupts. xen/pciback: Return error on XEN_PCI_OP_enable_msix when device has MSI or MSI-X enabled xen/pciback: Return error on XEN_PCI_OP_enable_msi when device has MSI or MSI-X enabled xen/pciback: Save xen_pci_op commands before processing it xen-scsiback: safely copy requests xen-blkback: read from indirect descriptors only once xen-blkback: only read request operation from shared ring once xen-netback: use RING_COPY_REQUEST() throughout xen-netback: don't use last request to determine minimum Tx credit xen: Add RING_COPY_REQUEST() xen/x86/pvh: Use HVM's flush_tlb_others op xen: Resume PMU from non-atomic context xen/events/fifo: Consume unprocessed events when a CPU dies
Diffstat (limited to 'include')
1 files changed, 14 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/include/xen/interface/io/ring.h b/include/xen/interface/io/ring.h
index 7d28aff605c7..7dc685b4057d 100644
--- a/include/xen/interface/io/ring.h
+++ b/include/xen/interface/io/ring.h
@@ -181,6 +181,20 @@ struct __name##_back_ring { \
#define RING_GET_REQUEST(_r, _idx) \
(&((_r)->sring->ring[((_idx) & (RING_SIZE(_r) - 1))].req))
+ * Get a local copy of a request.
+ *
+ * Use this in preference to RING_GET_REQUEST() so all processing is
+ * done on a local copy that cannot be modified by the other end.
+ *
+ * Note that may cause this
+ * to be ineffective where _req is a struct which consists of only bitfields.
+ */
+#define RING_COPY_REQUEST(_r, _idx, _req) do { \
+ /* Use volatile to force the copy into _req. */ \
+ *(_req) = *(volatile typeof(_req))RING_GET_REQUEST(_r, _idx); \
+} while (0)
#define RING_GET_RESPONSE(_r, _idx) \
(&((_r)->sring->ring[((_idx) & (RING_SIZE(_r) - 1))].rsp))