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Subject[tip: perf/core] perf tools: Use CAP_SYS_ADMIN with perf_event_paranoid checks
The following commit has been merged into the perf/core branch of tip:

Commit-ID: dda1bf8ea78add78739d128a20b555c4a1a19c27
Gitweb: https://git.kernel.org/tip/dda1bf8ea78add78739d128a20b555c4a1a19c27
Author: Igor Lubashev <ilubashe@akamai.com>
AuthorDate: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 21:39:13 -04:00
Committer: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
CommitterDate: Wed, 28 Aug 2019 17:18:08 -03:00

perf tools: Use CAP_SYS_ADMIN with perf_event_paranoid checks

The kernel is using CAP_SYS_ADMIN instead of euid==0 to override
perf_event_paranoid check. Make perf do the same.

Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@kernel.org>
Tested-by: Mathieu Poirier <mathieu.poirier@linaro.org>
Reviewed-by: Mathieu Poirier <mathieu.poirier@linaro.org> # coresight part
Cc: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com>
Cc: Alexey Budankov <alexey.budankov@linux.intel.com>
Cc: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
Cc: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@kernel.org>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Suzuki Poulouse <suzuki.poulose@arm.com>
Cc: linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1566869956-7154-3-git-send-email-ilubashe@akamai.com
Signed-off-by: Igor Lubashev <ilubashe@akamai.com>
Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
---
tools/perf/arch/arm/util/cs-etm.c | 3 ++-
tools/perf/arch/arm64/util/arm-spe.c | 3 ++-
tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-bts.c | 3 ++-
tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-pt.c | 2 +-
tools/perf/util/evsel.c | 2 +-
5 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tools/perf/arch/arm/util/cs-etm.c b/tools/perf/arch/arm/util/cs-etm.c
index a185dab..5d856ed 100644
--- a/tools/perf/arch/arm/util/cs-etm.c
+++ b/tools/perf/arch/arm/util/cs-etm.c
@@ -18,6 +18,7 @@
#include "../../util/record.h"
#include "../../util/auxtrace.h"
#include "../../util/cpumap.h"
+#include "../../util/event.h"
#include "../../util/evlist.h"
#include "../../util/evsel.h"
#include "../../util/pmu.h"
@@ -254,7 +255,7 @@ static int cs_etm_recording_options(struct auxtrace_record *itr,
struct perf_pmu *cs_etm_pmu = ptr->cs_etm_pmu;
struct evsel *evsel, *cs_etm_evsel = NULL;
struct perf_cpu_map *cpus = evlist->core.cpus;
- bool privileged = (geteuid() == 0 || perf_event_paranoid() < 0);
+ bool privileged = perf_event_paranoid_check(-1);
int err = 0;

ptr->evlist = evlist;
diff --git a/tools/perf/arch/arm64/util/arm-spe.c b/tools/perf/arch/arm64/util/arm-spe.c
index cdd5c0c..c7b38f0 100644
--- a/tools/perf/arch/arm64/util/arm-spe.c
+++ b/tools/perf/arch/arm64/util/arm-spe.c
@@ -12,6 +12,7 @@
#include <time.h>

#include "../../util/cpumap.h"
+#include "../../util/event.h"
#include "../../util/evsel.h"
#include "../../util/evlist.h"
#include "../../util/session.h"
@@ -67,7 +68,7 @@ static int arm_spe_recording_options(struct auxtrace_record *itr,
container_of(itr, struct arm_spe_recording, itr);
struct perf_pmu *arm_spe_pmu = sper->arm_spe_pmu;
struct evsel *evsel, *arm_spe_evsel = NULL;
- bool privileged = geteuid() == 0 || perf_event_paranoid() < 0;
+ bool privileged = perf_event_paranoid_check(-1);
struct evsel *tracking_evsel;
int err;

diff --git a/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-bts.c b/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-bts.c
index 1f2cf61..16d26ea 100644
--- a/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-bts.c
+++ b/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-bts.c
@@ -12,6 +12,7 @@
#include <linux/zalloc.h>

#include "../../util/cpumap.h"
+#include "../../util/event.h"
#include "../../util/evsel.h"
#include "../../util/evlist.h"
#include "../../util/session.h"
@@ -108,7 +109,7 @@ static int intel_bts_recording_options(struct auxtrace_record *itr,
struct perf_pmu *intel_bts_pmu = btsr->intel_bts_pmu;
struct evsel *evsel, *intel_bts_evsel = NULL;
const struct perf_cpu_map *cpus = evlist->core.cpus;
- bool privileged = geteuid() == 0 || perf_event_paranoid() < 0;
+ bool privileged = perf_event_paranoid_check(-1);

btsr->evlist = evlist;
btsr->snapshot_mode = opts->auxtrace_snapshot_mode;
diff --git a/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-pt.c b/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-pt.c
index 44cfe72..746981c 100644
--- a/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-pt.c
+++ b/tools/perf/arch/x86/util/intel-pt.c
@@ -579,7 +579,7 @@ static int intel_pt_recording_options(struct auxtrace_record *itr,
bool have_timing_info, need_immediate = false;
struct evsel *evsel, *intel_pt_evsel = NULL;
const struct perf_cpu_map *cpus = evlist->core.cpus;
- bool privileged = geteuid() == 0 || perf_event_paranoid() < 0;
+ bool privileged = perf_event_paranoid_check(-1);
u64 tsc_bit;
int err;

diff --git a/tools/perf/util/evsel.c b/tools/perf/util/evsel.c
index fa67635..7c704b8 100644
--- a/tools/perf/util/evsel.c
+++ b/tools/perf/util/evsel.c
@@ -282,7 +282,7 @@ struct evsel *perf_evsel__new_idx(struct perf_event_attr *attr, int idx)

static bool perf_event_can_profile_kernel(void)
{
- return geteuid() == 0 || perf_event_paranoid() == -1;
+ return perf_event_paranoid_check(-1);
}

struct evsel *perf_evsel__new_cycles(bool precise)
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