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Date:   Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:46:02 +0200
From:   Juergen Gross <jgross@...e.com>
To:     xen-devel@...ts.xenproject.org, iommu@...ts.linux-foundation.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     Juergen Gross <jgross@...e.com>,
        Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@...cle.com>,
        Boris Ostrovsky <boris.ostrovsky@...cle.com>,
        Stefano Stabellini <sstabellini@...nel.org>,
        stable@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH v3 1/3] xen/swiotlb: fix condition for calling xen_destroy_contiguous_region()

The condition in xen_swiotlb_free_coherent() for deciding whether to
call xen_destroy_contiguous_region() is wrong: in case the region to
be freed is not contiguous calling xen_destroy_contiguous_region() is
the wrong thing to do: it would result in inconsistent mappings of
multiple PFNs to the same MFN. This will lead to various strange
crashes or data corruption.

Instead of calling xen_destroy_contiguous_region() in that case a
warning should be issued as that situation should never occur.

Cc: stable@...r.kernel.org
Signed-off-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@...e.com>
Reviewed-by: Boris Ostrovsky <boris.ostrovsky@...cle.com>
Reviewed-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@...e.com>
---
V2: always issue a warning in case xen_destroy_contiguous_region()
    isn't called (Jan Beulich)
---
 drivers/xen/swiotlb-xen.c | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/xen/swiotlb-xen.c b/drivers/xen/swiotlb-xen.c
index d53f3493a6b9..50fd7de54969 100644
--- a/drivers/xen/swiotlb-xen.c
+++ b/drivers/xen/swiotlb-xen.c
@@ -361,8 +361,8 @@ xen_swiotlb_free_coherent(struct device *hwdev, size_t size, void *vaddr,
 	/* Convert the size to actually allocated. */
 	size = 1UL << (order + XEN_PAGE_SHIFT);
 
-	if (((dev_addr + size - 1 <= dma_mask)) ||
-	    range_straddles_page_boundary(phys, size))
+	if (!WARN_ON((dev_addr + size - 1 > dma_mask) ||
+		     range_straddles_page_boundary(phys, size)))
 		xen_destroy_contiguous_region(phys, order);
 
 	xen_free_coherent_pages(hwdev, size, vaddr, (dma_addr_t)phys, attrs);
-- 
2.16.4

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