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From: Jarkko Sakkinen <jarkko.sakkinen@linux.intel.com>
To: Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson@intel.com>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, x86@kernel.org,
	linux-sgx@vger.kernel.org, akpm@linux-foundation.org,
	dave.hansen@intel.com, nhorman@redhat.com, npmccallum@redhat.com,
	serge.ayoun@intel.com, shay.katz-zamir@intel.com,
	haitao.huang@intel.com, andriy.shevchenko@linux.intel.com,
	tglx@linutronix.de, kai.svahn@intel.com, bp@alien8.de,
	josh@joshtriplett.org, luto@kernel.org, kai.huang@intel.com,
	rientjes@google.com, cedric.xing@intel.com,
	puiterwijk@redhat.com, linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	Suresh Siddha <suresh.b.siddha@intel.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v23 12/24] x86/sgx: Linux Enclave Driver
Date: Fri, 8 Nov 2019 10:20:31 +0200
Message-ID: <20191108082031.GC3370@linux.intel.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191105111057.GA20879@linux.intel.com>

On Tue, Nov 05, 2019 at 01:11:22PM +0200, Jarkko Sakkinen wrote:
> I'll add @count to address this. This output field will contain the
> number of bytes actually written instead of overwriting input
> parameters, which is a bad practice in anyway.
> 
> We don't need to actually cap to anything but API must be able to
> support such scenario. Caller must be prepared to deal with the
> situation where the return value is zero but @count < @length.

I summarized here my reasoning on @count:

https://lore.kernel.org/linux-sgx/20191108081331.GB3370@linux.intel.com/

/Jarkko

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Thread overview: 37+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-28 21:03 [PATCH v23 00/24] Intel SGX foundations Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 01/24] x86/sgx: Update MAINTAINERS Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 02/24] x86/cpufeatures: x86/msr: Add Intel SGX hardware bits Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 03/24] x86/cpufeatures: x86/msr: Intel SGX Launch Control " Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 04/24] x86/mm: x86/sgx: Signal SIGSEGV with PF_SGX Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 05/24] x86/sgx: Add SGX microarchitectural data structures Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 06/24] x86/sgx: Add wrappers for ENCLS leaf functions Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 07/24] x86/cpu/intel: Detect SGX supprt Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 08/24] x86/sgx: Enumerate and track EPC sections Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 09/24] x86/sgx: Add functions to allocate and free EPC pages Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 10/24] x86/sgx: Add sgx_einit() for wrapping ENCLS[EINIT] Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 11/24] mm: Introduce vm_ops->may_mprotect() Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 12/24] x86/sgx: Linux Enclave Driver Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-29  9:29   ` Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-30  9:30     ` Sean Christopherson
2019-10-31 21:12       ` Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-11-05 11:11         ` Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-11-08  8:20           ` Jarkko Sakkinen [this message]
2019-10-30 13:45   ` Stephen Smalley
2019-10-31 21:17     ` Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-11-01 13:16       ` Stephen Smalley
2019-11-01 13:28         ` Stephen Smalley
2019-11-01 15:32           ` Sean Christopherson
2019-11-01 17:16             ` Stephen Smalley
2019-11-08  8:05               ` Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 13/24] selftests/x86: Recurse into subdirectories Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 14/24] selftests/x86: Add a selftest for SGX Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 15/24] x86/sgx: Add provisioning Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 16/24] x86/sgx: Add a page reclaimer Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 17/24] x86/sgx: ptrace() support for the SGX driver Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 18/24] x86/vdso: Add support for exception fixup in vDSO functions Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 19/24] x86/fault: Add helper function to sanitize error code Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 20/24] x86/traps: Attempt to fixup exceptions in vDSO before signaling Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 21/24] x86/vdso: Add __vdso_sgx_enter_enclave() to wrap SGX enclave transitions Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 22/24] selftests/x86: Add vDSO selftest for SGX Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 23/24] docs: x86/sgx: Document microarchitecture Jarkko Sakkinen
2019-10-28 21:03 ` [PATCH v23 24/24] docs: x86/sgx: Document kernel internals Jarkko Sakkinen

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