lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2018]   [Oct]   [8]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH v5 1/4] printk: Fix panic caused by passing log_buf_len to command line
On Sun 2018-09-30 00:45:50, zhe.he@windriver.com wrote:
> From: He Zhe <zhe.he@windriver.com>
>
> log_buf_len_setup does not check input argument before passing it to
> simple_strtoull. The argument would be a NULL pointer if "log_buf_len",
> without its value, is set in command line and thus causes the following
> panic.
>
> PANIC: early exception 0xe3 IP 10:ffffffffaaeacd0d error 0 cr2 0x0
> [ 0.000000] CPU: 0 PID: 0 Comm: swapper Not tainted 4.19.0-rc4-yocto-standard+ #1
> [ 0.000000] RIP: 0010:_parse_integer_fixup_radix+0xd/0x70
> ...
> [ 0.000000] Call Trace:
> [ 0.000000] simple_strtoull+0x29/0x70
> [ 0.000000] memparse+0x26/0x90
> [ 0.000000] log_buf_len_setup+0x17/0x22
> [ 0.000000] do_early_param+0x57/0x8e
> [ 0.000000] parse_args+0x208/0x320
> [ 0.000000] ? rdinit_setup+0x30/0x30
> [ 0.000000] parse_early_options+0x29/0x2d
> [ 0.000000] ? rdinit_setup+0x30/0x30
> [ 0.000000] parse_early_param+0x36/0x4d
> [ 0.000000] setup_arch+0x336/0x99e
> [ 0.000000] start_kernel+0x6f/0x4ee
> [ 0.000000] x86_64_start_reservations+0x24/0x26
> [ 0.000000] x86_64_start_kernel+0x6f/0x72
> [ 0.000000] secondary_startup_64+0xa4/0xb0
>
> This patch adds a check to prevent the panic.
>
> Signed-off-by: He Zhe <zhe.he@windriver.com>

JFYI, I have pushed this patch into printk.git, branch for-4.20.

Best Regards,
Petr

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2018-10-08 15:02    [W:0.111 / U:2.580 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site