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SubjectRe: Misc 2.5 Fixes: cp-user-cmpci
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On Tuesday, Jun 10, 2003, at 05:09 US/Central, Dipankar Sarma wrote:
>
> Fix copy/user problems. Not sure why cm_write() needs to do
> acces_ok() on buffer twice. Also __get_user() return value isn't
> checked
> in trans_ac3().

Hey Dipankar, this file has been fixed in bitkeeper.

> sound/oss/cmpci.c | 19 +++++++++++++------
> 1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
>
> diff -puN sound/oss/cmpci.c~cp-user-cmpci sound/oss/cmpci.c
> --- linux-2.5.70-ds/sound/oss/cmpci.c~cp-user-cmpci 2003-06-08
> 15:36:16.000000000 +0530
> +++ linux-2.5.70-ds-dipankar/sound/oss/cmpci.c 2003-06-08
> 20:39:03.000000000 +0530
> @@ -588,7 +588,8 @@ static void trans_ac3(struct cm_state *s
> unsigned short *src = (unsigned short *)source;
>
> do {
> - data = (unsigned long) *src++;
> + __get_user(data, src);
> + src++;
> data <<= 12; // ok for 16-bit data
> if (s->spdif_counter == 2 || s->spdif_counter == 3)
> data |= 0x40000000; // indicate AC-3 raw data

Above you mentioned that __get_user isn't checked, but it clearly
should be. trans_ac3 has been made to return an error code.

> @@ -1600,9 +1601,9 @@ static ssize_t cm_write(struct file *fil
> return -ENXIO;
> if (!s->dma_adc.ready && (ret = prog_dmabuf(s, 1)))
> return ret;
> - if (!access_ok(VERIFY_READ, buffer, count))
> - return -EFAULT;
> }
> + if (!access_ok(VERIFY_READ, buffer, count))
> + return -EFAULT;
> ret = 0;
>
> while (count > 0) {

Good catch. However if I'm reading it right you still have two
access_ok calls (the other is a few lines above this patch context).

--
Hollis Blanchard
IBM Linux Technology Center

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