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Subject[PATCH v7 bpf-next 5/8] bpf: bump iter seq size to support BTF representation of large data structures
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BPF iter size is limited to PAGE_SIZE; if we wish to display BTF-based
representations of larger kernel data structures such as task_struct,
this will be insufficient.

Suggested-by: Alexei Starovoitov <alexei.starovoitov@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Alan Maguire <alan.maguire@oracle.com>
---
kernel/bpf/bpf_iter.c | 4 ++--
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/bpf/bpf_iter.c b/kernel/bpf/bpf_iter.c
index 30833bb..8f10e30 100644
--- a/kernel/bpf/bpf_iter.c
+++ b/kernel/bpf/bpf_iter.c
@@ -88,8 +88,8 @@ static ssize_t bpf_seq_read(struct file *file, char __user *buf, size_t size,
mutex_lock(&seq->lock);

if (!seq->buf) {
- seq->size = PAGE_SIZE;
- seq->buf = kmalloc(seq->size, GFP_KERNEL);
+ seq->size = PAGE_SIZE << 3;
+ seq->buf = kvmalloc(seq->size, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!seq->buf) {
err = -ENOMEM;
goto done;
--
1.8.3.1
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