Re: [PATCH v2] irqchip/gic-v4.1: Ensure accessing the correct RD when writing INVALLR
From: Marc Zyngier
Date: Sat Jul 25 2020 - 10:24:03 EST
On Mon, 20 Jul 2020 17:23:28 +0800, Zenghui Yu wrote:
> The GICv4.1 spec tells us that it's CONSTRAINED UNPREDICTABLE to issue a
> register-based invalidation operation for a vPEID not mapped to that RD,
> or another RD within the same CommonLPIAff group.
> To follow this rule, commit f3a059219bc7 ("irqchip/gic-v4.1: Ensure mutual
> exclusion between vPE affinity change and RD access") tried to address the
> race between the RD accesses and the vPE affinity change, but somehow
> forgot to take GICR_INVALLR into account. Let's take the vpe_lock before
> evaluating vpe->col_idx to fix it.
Applied to irq/irqchip-5.9, thanks!
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