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From: Dominik Brodowski <linux@dominikbrodowski.net>
To: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	kernel-hardening@lists.openwall.com, x86@kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] x86/asm: Pin sensitive CR4 bits
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:14:51 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20190220081451.GA2254@light.dominikbrodowski.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190220005449.GA25243@beast>

On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 04:54:49PM -0800, Kees Cook wrote:
> diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/common.c b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/common.c
> index cb28e98a0659..7e0ea4470f8e 100644
> --- a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/common.c
> +++ b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/common.c
> @@ -312,10 +312,16 @@ static __init int setup_disable_smep(char *arg)
>  }
>  __setup("nosmep", setup_disable_smep);
>  
> +volatile unsigned long cr4_pin __ro_after_init;
> +EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(cr4_pin);

Where is this export needed?

Thanks,
	Dominik

  parent reply	other threads:[~2019-02-20  8:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-02-20  0:54 [PATCH] x86/asm: Pin sensitive CR4 bits Kees Cook
2019-02-20  2:37 ` Jann Horn
2019-02-20 17:00   ` Kees Cook
2019-02-20  8:14 ` Dominik Brodowski [this message]
2019-02-20 17:01   ` Kees Cook

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