lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:17:36 -0700
From:   David Ahern <dsahern@...il.com>
To:     Jon Maloy <jon.maloy@...csson.com>,
        "netdev@...r.kernel.org" <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Jiri Pirko <jiri@...nulli.us>
Cc:     "David Miller (davem@...emloft.net)" <davem@...emloft.net>
Subject: Re: Broken netlink ABI

On 11/14/17 1:15 PM, David Ahern wrote:
> On 11/14/17 12:19 PM, Jon Maloy wrote:
>> When I give the command:
>> ~$ tipc node set addr 1.1.2
>>
>> I get the following response:
>>
>> error: Numerical result out of range
>> Unable to get TIPC nl family id (module loaded?)
>> error, message initialisation failed
> 
> tipc is sending a u32 for the family attribute when it should be a u16:
> 
> diff --git a/tipc/msg.c b/tipc/msg.c
> index 22c22226bb20..dc09d05048f3 100644
> --- a/tipc/msg.c
> +++ b/tipc/msg.c
> @@ -125,7 +125,7 @@ static int get_family(void)
>         genl->cmd = CTRL_CMD_GETFAMILY;
>         genl->version = 1;
> 
> -       mnl_attr_put_u32(nlh, CTRL_ATTR_FAMILY_ID, GENL_ID_CTRL);
> +       mnl_attr_put_u16(nlh, CTRL_ATTR_FAMILY_ID, GENL_ID_CTRL);
>         mnl_attr_put_strz(nlh, CTRL_ATTR_FAMILY_NAME, TIPC_GENL_V2_NAME);
> 
>         if ((err = msg_query(nlh, family_id_cb, &nl_family)))
> 
> With the above change the tipc command runs fine.
> 

devlink is similarly broken:

diff --git a/devlink/mnlg.c b/devlink/mnlg.c
index 9e27de275518..b1e1b0ab32f6 100644
--- a/devlink/mnlg.c
+++ b/devlink/mnlg.c
@@ -163,7 +163,7 @@ int mnlg_socket_group_add(struct mnlg_socket *nlg,
const char *group_name)

        nlh = __mnlg_msg_prepare(nlg, CTRL_CMD_GETFAMILY,
                                 NLM_F_REQUEST | NLM_F_ACK,
GENL_ID_CTRL, 1);
-       mnl_attr_put_u32(nlh, CTRL_ATTR_FAMILY_ID, nlg->id);
+       mnl_attr_put_u16(nlh, CTRL_ATTR_FAMILY_ID, nlg->id);

        err = mnlg_socket_send(nlg, nlh);
        if (err < 0)

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Powered by Openwall GNU/*/Linux - Powered by OpenVZ