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SubjectRe: [PATCH 9/9] xen/privcmd-buf.c: Convert to use vm_insert_range_buggy
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On 1/11/19 10:13 AM, Souptick Joarder wrote:
> Convert to use vm_insert_range_buggy() to map range of kernel
> memory to user vma.
>
> This driver has ignored vm_pgoff. We could later "fix" these drivers
> to behave according to the normal vm_pgoff offsetting simply by
> removing the _buggy suffix on the function name and if that causes
> regressions, it gives us an easy way to revert.
>
> Signed-off-by: Souptick Joarder <jrdr.linux@gmail.com>
> ---
> drivers/xen/privcmd-buf.c | 8 ++------
> 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/xen/privcmd-buf.c b/drivers/xen/privcmd-buf.c
> index de01a6d..a9d7e97 100644
> --- a/drivers/xen/privcmd-buf.c
> +++ b/drivers/xen/privcmd-buf.c
> @@ -166,12 +166,8 @@ static int privcmd_buf_mmap(struct file *file, struct vm_area_struct *vma)
> if (vma_priv->n_pages != count)
> ret = -ENOMEM;
> else
> - for (i = 0; i < vma_priv->n_pages; i++) {
> - ret = vm_insert_page(vma, vma->vm_start + i * PAGE_SIZE,
> - vma_priv->pages[i]);
> - if (ret)
> - break;
> - }
> + ret = vm_insert_range_buggy(vma, vma_priv->pages,
> + vma_priv->n_pages);

This can use the non-buggy version. But since the original code was
indeed buggy in this respect I can submit this as a separate patch later.

So

Reviewed-by: Boris Ostrovsky <boris.ostrovsky@oracle.com>


>
> if (ret)
> privcmd_buf_vmapriv_free(vma_priv);

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