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Date:   Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:19:17 +0200
From:   Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>
To:     王贇 <yun.wang@...ux.alibaba.com>
Cc:     Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@...el.com>,
        Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@...ux.intel.com>,
        Andy Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>,
        Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>, Borislav Petkov <bp@...en8.de>,
        "maintainer:X86 ARCHITECTURE (32-BIT AND 64-BIT)" <x86@...nel.org>,
        "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@...or.com>,
        Alexei Starovoitov <ast@...nel.org>,
        Daniel Borkmann <daniel@...earbox.net>,
        Andrii Nakryiko <andrii@...nel.org>,
        Martin KaFai Lau <kafai@...com>,
        Song Liu <songliubraving@...com>, Yonghong Song <yhs@...com>,
        John Fastabend <john.fastabend@...il.com>,
        KP Singh <kpsingh@...nel.org>,
        "open list:X86 MM" <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        "open list:BPF (Safe dynamic programs and tools)" 
        <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        "open list:BPF (Safe dynamic programs and tools)" 
        <bpf@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: [PATCH] x86: Increase exception stack sizes

On Wed, Sep 15, 2021 at 03:34:20PM +0800, 王贇 wrote:
> Hi, Dave, Peter
> 
> What if we just increase the stack size when ftrace enabled?

I think we can do an unconditional increase. But please first test that
guard page patch :-)

---
Subject: x86: Increase exception stack sizes
From: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>
Date: Wed Sep 15 16:19:46 CEST 2021

It turns out that a single page of stack is trivial to overflow with
all the tracing gunk enabled. Raise the exception stacks to 2 pages,
which is still half the interrupt stacks, which are at 4 pages.

Reported-by: Michael Wang <yun.wang@...ux.alibaba.com>
Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@...radead.org>
---
 arch/x86/include/asm/page_64_types.h |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/page_64_types.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/page_64_types.h
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@
 #define THREAD_SIZE_ORDER	(2 + KASAN_STACK_ORDER)
 #define THREAD_SIZE  (PAGE_SIZE << THREAD_SIZE_ORDER)
 
-#define EXCEPTION_STACK_ORDER (0 + KASAN_STACK_ORDER)
+#define EXCEPTION_STACK_ORDER (1 + KASAN_STACK_ORDER)
 #define EXCEPTION_STKSZ (PAGE_SIZE << EXCEPTION_STACK_ORDER)
 
 #define IRQ_STACK_ORDER (2 + KASAN_STACK_ORDER)

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