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From: Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com>
To: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: tglx@linutronix.de, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	joro@8bytes.org, boris.ostrovsky@oracle.com, jgross@suse.com,
	x86@kernel.org, mbenes@suse.com, rostedt@goodmis.org,
	dvyukov@google.com, elver@google.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 01/24] x86/xen: Mark cpu_bringup_and_idle() as dead_end_function
Date: Fri, 20 Aug 2021 12:22:24 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210820192224.ytrr6ybuuwegbeov@treble> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210624095147.693801717@infradead.org>

On Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 11:41:00AM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> The asm_cpu_bringup_and_idle() function is required to push the return
> value on the stack in order to make ORC happy, but the only reason
> objtool doesn't complain is because of a happy accident.
> 
> The thing is that asm_cpu_bringup_and_idle() doesn't return, so
> validate_branch() never terminates and falls through to the next
> function, which in the normal case is the hypercall_page. And that, as
> it happens, is 4095 NOPs and a RET.
> 
> Make asm_cpu_bringup_and_idle() terminate on it's own, by making the
> function it calls as a dead-end. This way we no longer rely on what
> code happens to come after.
> 
> Fixes: c3881eb58d56 ("x86/xen: Make the secondary CPU idle tasks reliable")
> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org>

Looks right.  Only problem is, with my assembler I get this:

  arch/x86/kernel/head_64.o: warning: objtool: .text+0x5: unreachable instruction

Because gas insists on jumping over the page of nops...

0000000000000000 <asm_cpu_bringup_and_idle>:
       0:	e8 00 00 00 00       	callq  5 <asm_cpu_bringup_and_idle+0x5>
			1: R_X86_64_PLT32	cpu_bringup_and_idle-0x4
       5:	e9 f6 0f 00 00       	jmpq   1000 <xen_hypercall_set_trap_table>
       a:	66 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 	data16 nopw %cs:0x0(%rax,%rax,1)
      11:	00 00 00 00 
      15:	66 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 	data16 nopw %cs:0x0(%rax,%rax,1)
      1c:	00 00 00 00 
      20:	66 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 	data16 nopw %cs:0x0(%rax,%rax,1)
      27:	00 00 00 00 
      2b:	66 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 	data16 nopw %cs:0x0(%rax,%rax,1)
      32:	00 00 00 00 
      36:	66 66 2e 0f 1f 84 00 	data16 nopw %cs:0x0(%rax,%rax,1)
      3d:	00 00 00 00 

-- 
Josh


  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-08-20 19:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 101+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-06-24  9:40 [PATCH v2 00/24] objtool/x86: noinstr vs PARAVIRT Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 01/24] x86/xen: Mark cpu_bringup_and_idle() as dead_end_function Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:49   ` Juergen Gross
2021-06-30 11:47   ` Miroslav Benes
2021-08-20 19:22   ` Josh Poimboeuf [this message]
2021-08-20 19:31     ` Josh Poimboeuf
2021-08-23  8:40       ` Juergen Gross
2021-08-30  5:55         ` Juergen Gross
2021-08-30  7:48           ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-08-30  7:56             ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49       ` [tip: objtool/core] x86/xen: Move hypercall_page to top of the file tip-bot2 for Josh Poimboeuf
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] x86/xen: Mark cpu_bringup_and_idle() as dead_end_function tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 02/24] objtool: Introduce CFI hash Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-30 12:45   ` Miroslav Benes
2021-07-01  8:35     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-07-01  8:53       ` Miroslav Benes
2021-08-20 22:27   ` Josh Poimboeuf
2021-08-25 10:13     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-08-25 12:49       ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-08-25 10:15     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 03/24] objtool: Handle __sanitize_cov*() tail calls Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-25 11:05   ` Marco Elver
2021-06-28  9:07     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-25 13:38   ` Steven Rostedt
2021-06-26  8:18     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-29  1:07       ` Steven Rostedt
2021-08-20 23:17   ` Josh Poimboeuf
2021-08-25 10:19     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 04/24] x86/kvm: Always inline sev_*guest() Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 05/24] x86/kvm: Always inline vmload() / vmsave() Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 06/24] x86: Always inline context_tracking_guest_enter() Peter Zijlstra
2021-08-20 23:22   ` Josh Poimboeuf
2021-08-20 23:34     ` Josh Poimboeuf
2021-08-25 12:16       ` Peter Zijlstra
     [not found]         ` <YSZxtBHNJzoUbqdE@ravnborg.org>
2021-08-26  4:10           ` Josh Poimboeuf
2021-08-25 13:38       ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 07/24] x86/kvm: Always inline to_svm() Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 08/24] x86/kvm: Always inline evmcs_write64() Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 09/24] x86: Always inline ip_within_syscall_gap() Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 10/24] x86/sev: Fix noinstr for vc_ghcb_invalidate() Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 11/24] locking/lockdep: Avoid RCU-induced noinstr fail Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 12/24] x86/paravirt: Mark arch_local_irq_*() __always_inline Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:51   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 13/24] x86/paravirt: Use PVOP_* for paravirt calls Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:52   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 14/24] x86/xen: Make read_cr2() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:55   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 15/24] x86/xen: Make write_cr2() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:56   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 16/24] x86/xen: Make get_debugreg() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:57   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 17/24] x86/xen: Make set_debugreg() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 10:59   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 18/24] x86/xen: Make save_fl() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 11:07   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 19/24] x86/xen: Make hypercall_page noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 11:08   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 20/24] x86/xen: Make irq_enable() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 11:09   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 21/24] x86/xen: Make irq_disable() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 11:10   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 22/24] x86/xen: Mark xen_force_evtchn_callback() noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 11:11   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 23/24] x86/xen: Rework the xen_{cpu,irq,mmu}_ops[] arrays Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 12:12   ` Juergen Gross
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] x86/xen: Rework the xen_{cpu,irq,mmu}_opsarrays tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24  9:41 ` [PATCH v2 24/24] objtool: Support pv_opsindirect calls for noinstr Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-15 15:49   ` [tip: objtool/core] " tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-17 12:58   ` tip-bot2 for Peter Zijlstra
2021-06-24 13:05 ` [PATCH v2 00/24] objtool/x86: noinstr vs PARAVIRT Steven Rostedt

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