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From: Matthew Wilcox <willy@infradead.org>
To: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>,
	Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@linux.intel.com>,
	Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com>, Linux-MM <linux-mm@kvack.org>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Keith Busch <keith.busch@intel.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v10 1/3] mm: Shuffle initial free memory to improve memory-side-cache utilization
Date: Tue, 5 Feb 2019 15:29:35 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20190205232935.GL21860@bombadil.infradead.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAGXu5jJJQq358_H=xAcf=17WixnFx-P6HqTuv8uQn2zGgNg3Fw@mail.gmail.com>

On Tue, Feb 05, 2019 at 11:11:06PM +0000, Kees Cook wrote:
> FWIW, distros have enabled it by default for a while. Here's Ubuntu,
> for example:
> 
> and Fedora too:

Also Debian:

$ grep SLAB_FREELIST /boot/config-4.19.0-1-amd64
CONFIG_SLAB_FREELIST_RANDOM=y
CONFIG_SLAB_FREELIST_HARDENED=y

linux (4.15.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
  * Switch to SLUB as kernel allocator. (Closes: #862718)
    - Enable SLUB_DEBUG, SLAB_FREELIST_HARDENED except on armel/marvell.
      (Closes: #883069)


  reply	other threads:[~2019-02-05 23:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-02-01  5:15 [PATCH v10 0/3] mm: Randomize free memory Dan Williams
2019-02-01  5:15 ` [PATCH v10 1/3] mm: Shuffle initial free memory to improve memory-side-cache utilization Dan Williams
2019-02-05 22:04   ` Andrew Morton
2019-02-05 23:11     ` Kees Cook
2019-02-05 23:29       ` Matthew Wilcox [this message]
2019-05-31  7:33   ` Vlastimil Babka
2019-05-31 14:59     ` Dan Williams
2019-02-01  5:15 ` [PATCH v10 2/3] mm: Move buddy list manipulations into helpers Dan Williams
2019-02-19 15:24   ` Vlastimil Babka
2019-02-19 17:21     ` Dan Williams
2019-02-01  5:15 ` [PATCH v10 3/3] mm: Maintain randomization of page free lists Dan Williams
2019-02-01  9:58   ` Michal Hocko

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