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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 03/15] NTB: Fix UB/bug in ntb_mw_get_align()
On Tue, Dec 05, 2017 at 11:52:32AM -0500, Jon Mason <jdmason@kudzu.us> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 3, 2017 at 2:17 PM, Serge Semin <fancer.lancer@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Simple (1 << pidx) operation causes undefined behaviour when
> > pidx >= 32. It must be casted to u64 to match the actual return
> > value of ntb_link_is_up() method, so to have all the possible
> > peer indexes covered and to get rid of undefined behaviour.
> > Additionally there are special macros in "linux/bitops.h" to perform
> > the bit-set-shift operations, so it's recommended to have them used
> > for proper bit setting.
>
> This looks good to me, but also seems like a bug fix. Please comment
> on if this is not noticed.
>

The consequences of the bug isn't noticeable at the moment, but potentially
it can be seen on the devices like Switchtec (when multi-portness is finally
added). Anyway it's better to fix it now, than to wait for obvious bug.
Additionally as I said the originator of the code should have used BIT_ULL
instead of the pure bit shifting.

Thanks,
-Sergey

> Thanks,
> Jon
>
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Serge Semin <fancer.lancer@gmail.com>
> > Reviewed-by: Logan Gunthorpe <logang@deltatee.com>
> > ---
> > include/linux/ntb.h | 2 +-
> > 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/include/linux/ntb.h b/include/linux/ntb.h
> > index c1646f2c6344..488e586fb76c 100644
> > --- a/include/linux/ntb.h
> > +++ b/include/linux/ntb.h
> > @@ -764,7 +764,7 @@ static inline int ntb_mw_get_align(struct ntb_dev *ntb, int pidx, int widx,
> > resource_size_t *size_align,
> > resource_size_t *size_max)
> > {
> > - if (!(ntb_link_is_up(ntb, NULL, NULL) & (1 << pidx)))
> > + if (!(ntb_link_is_up(ntb, NULL, NULL) & BIT_ULL(pidx)))
> > return -ENOTCONN;
> >
> > return ntb->ops->mw_get_align(ntb, pidx, widx, addr_align, size_align,
> > --
> > 2.12.0
> >

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