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From: Ilya Maximets <i.maximets@ovn.org>
To: Alexei Starovoitov <alexei.starovoitov@gmail.com>,
	Ilya Maximets <i.maximets@ovn.org>
Cc: "netdev@vger.kernel.org" <netdev@vger.kernel.org>,
	"bpf@vger.kernel.org" <bpf@vger.kernel.org>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Alexei Starovoitov <ast@kernel.org>,
	Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net>,
	"David S . Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>,
	Jonathan Lemon <jonathan.lemon@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH bpf] libbpf: fix passing uninitialized bytes to setsockopt
Date: Sun, 13 Oct 2019 12:01:15 +0200
Message-ID: <50f76b97-2be6-6976-36ec-bfb88afc6009@ovn.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAADnVQLczRWyWa44+ogr1UkcOObA40zurwxMY=0hO9_1Y1yeDA@mail.gmail.com>

On 13.10.2019 6:59, Alexei Starovoitov wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 12, 2019 at 9:52 PM Ilya Maximets <i.maximets@ovn.org> wrote:
>>
>> 'struct xdp_umem_reg' has 4 bytes of padding at the end that makes
>> valgrind complain about passing uninitialized stack memory to the
>> syscall:
>>
>>    Syscall param socketcall.setsockopt() points to uninitialised byte(s)
>>      at 0x4E7AB7E: setsockopt (in /usr/lib64/libc-2.29.so)
>>      by 0x4BDE035: xsk_umem__create@@LIBBPF_0.0.4 (xsk.c:172)
>>    Uninitialised value was created by a stack allocation
>>      at 0x4BDDEBA: xsk_umem__create@@LIBBPF_0.0.4 (xsk.c:140)
>>
>> Padding bytes appeared after introducing of a new 'flags' field.
>>
>> Fixes: 10d30e301732 ("libbpf: add flags to umem config")
>> Signed-off-by: Ilya Maximets <i.maximets@ovn.org>
> 
> Something is not right with (e|g)mail.
> This is 3rd email I got with the same patch.
> First one (the one that was applied) was 3 days ago.
> 

I'm sorry.  I don't know why the mail server started re-sending
these e-mails.  I'm receiving them too.

That is strange.

Best regards, Ilya Maximets.

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2019-10-13  4:59 ` Alexei Starovoitov
2019-10-13 10:01   ` Ilya Maximets [this message]
2019-10-09 15:42 Ilya Maximets
2019-10-09 16:29 ` Andrii Nakryiko
2019-10-09 16:39   ` Ilya Maximets

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