Re: [PATCH v8 0/2] x86/boot/KASLR: Restrict kernel to be randomized in mirror regions
From: Baoquan He
Date: Fri Aug 04 2017 - 03:52:37 EST
Sorry, NACK this series, there's error to hang system. Before I just
halt system intentionally with error() to check the efi memmap printing,
didn't notice this. Checking the cause.
On 08/04/17 at 03:26pm, Baoquan He wrote:
> Patch 1/2 is newly added to add efi_memdesc_ptr helper to wrap the
> open code which gets the start of efi memmap descriptor and also
> explain why it need be done like that, Ingo suggested it.
> And also replace several places of the open code with efi_memdesc_ptr
> And also use efi_memdesc_ptr in process_efi_entries() which handle efi
> mirror issue during KASLR.
> Add efi_memdesc_ptr helper to wrap the open code which gets the
> start of map descriptor according to Ingo's suggestion.
> Ingo pointed out several incorrect line break issues and unclear
> description of patch log. Correct them and rewrite patch log.
> And also rewrite the EFI warning message that if EFI memmap is above
> 4G in 32bit system since 32bit system can not handle data above 4G at
> kernel decompression stage. This is suggested by Ingo too.
> Code style issue fix according to Kees's comment.
> This is based on tip/x86/boot, patch 1,2,3/4 in v5 post has
> been put into tip/x86/boot now.
> Baoquan He (2):
> efi: Introduce efi_memdesc_ptr to get pointer to memmap descriptor
> x86/boot/KASLR: Restrict kernel to be randomized in mirror regions
> arch/x86/boot/compressed/eboot.c | 2 +-
> arch/x86/boot/compressed/kaslr.c | 68 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-
> drivers/firmware/efi/libstub/efi-stub-helper.c | 4 +-
> include/linux/efi.h | 19 +++++++
> 4 files changed, 88 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)