Re: [RFC/PATCH RESEND -next 03/21] x86: add kasan hooks fort memcpy/memmove/memset functions

From: Andrey Ryabinin
Date: Thu Jul 10 2014 - 10:00:30 EST

On 07/09/14 23:31, Andi Kleen wrote:
> Andrey Ryabinin <a.ryabinin@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>> +
>> +#undef memcpy
>> +void *kasan_memset(void *ptr, int val, size_t len);
>> +void *kasan_memcpy(void *dst, const void *src, size_t len);
>> +void *kasan_memmove(void *dst, const void *src, size_t len);
>> +
>> +#define memcpy(dst, src, len) kasan_memcpy((dst), (src), (len))
>> +#define memset(ptr, val, len) kasan_memset((ptr), (val), (len))
>> +#define memmove(dst, src, len) kasan_memmove((dst), (src), (len))
> I don't think just define is enough, gcc can call these functions
> implicitely too (both with and without __). For example for a struct copy.
> You need to have true linker level aliases.

It's true, but problem with linker aliases that they cannot be disabled for some files
we don't want to instrument.

> -Andi

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