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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Fix mmap_kmem (was: [question] What's the difference between /dev/kmem and /dev/mem)


On Sat, 13 Aug 2005, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
>
> attached is the same patch but now with Steven's change made as well

Actually, the more I looked at that mmap_kmem() function, the less I liked
it. Let's get that sucker fixed better first. It's still not wonderful,
but at least now it tries to verify the whole _range_ of the mapping.

Steven, does this "alternate mmap_kmem fix" patch work for you?

Linus
----
diff --git a/drivers/char/mem.c b/drivers/char/mem.c
--- a/drivers/char/mem.c
+++ b/drivers/char/mem.c
@@ -261,7 +261,11 @@ static int mmap_mem(struct file * file,

static int mmap_kmem(struct file * file, struct vm_area_struct * vma)
{
- unsigned long long val;
+ unsigned long pfn, size;
+
+ /* Turn a kernel-virtual address into a physical page frame */
+ pfn = __pa((u64)vma->vm_pgoff << PAGE_SHIFT) >> PAGE_SHIFT;
+
/*
* RED-PEN: on some architectures there is more mapped memory
* than available in mem_map which pfn_valid checks
@@ -269,10 +273,14 @@ static int mmap_kmem(struct file * file,
*
* RED-PEN: vmalloc is not supported right now.
*/
- if (!pfn_valid(vma->vm_pgoff))
+ if (!pfn_valid(pfn))
return -EIO;
- val = (u64)vma->vm_pgoff << PAGE_SHIFT;
- vma->vm_pgoff = __pa(val) >> PAGE_SHIFT;
+
+ size = (vma->vm_end - vma->vm_start) >> PAGE_SHIFT;
+ if (!pfn_valid(pfn + size - 1))
+ return -EIO;
+
+ vma->vm_pgoff = pfn;
return mmap_mem(file, vma);
}

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