[RFC,v2,4/6] x86: interface for accessing indirect branch locations
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Message ID 20181231072112.21051-5-namit@vmware.com
State New
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  • x86: dynamic indirect branch promotion
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Nadav Amit Dec. 31, 2018, 7:21 a.m. UTC
Adding a C interface to access the locations of indirect branches. To be
used for dynamic patching.

Signed-off-by: Nadav Amit <namit@vmware.com>
---
 arch/x86/include/asm/sections.h | 2 ++
 include/linux/module.h          | 9 +++++++++
 kernel/module.c                 | 8 ++++++++
 3 files changed, 19 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/sections.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/sections.h
index 8ea1cfdbeabc..acba39349f46 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/sections.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/sections.h
@@ -4,6 +4,7 @@ 
 
 #include <asm-generic/sections.h>
 #include <asm/extable.h>
+#include <asm/nospec-branch.h>
 
 extern char __brk_base[], __brk_limit[];
 extern struct exception_table_entry __stop___ex_table[];
@@ -11,6 +12,7 @@  extern char __end_rodata_aligned[];
 
 #if defined(CONFIG_X86_64)
 extern char __end_rodata_hpage_align[];
+extern const struct optpoline_entry __optpolines[], __optpolines_end[];
 #endif
 
 #endif	/* _ASM_X86_SECTIONS_H */
diff --git a/include/linux/module.h b/include/linux/module.h
index fce6b4335e36..2590719dd8f2 100644
--- a/include/linux/module.h
+++ b/include/linux/module.h
@@ -40,6 +40,8 @@  struct modversion_info {
 
 struct module;
 struct exception_table_entry;
+struct optpoline_entry;
+struct optpoline;
 
 struct module_kobject {
 	struct kobject kobj;
@@ -387,6 +389,13 @@  struct module {
 	unsigned int num_exentries;
 	struct exception_table_entry *extable;
 
+#ifdef CONFIG_OPTPOLINE
+	/* Dynamic indirect branch promotion */
+	struct optpoline_entry *optpoline_entries;
+	struct optpoline *optpolines;
+	unsigned int num_optpolines;
+#endif
+
 	/* Startup function. */
 	int (*init)(void);
 
diff --git a/kernel/module.c b/kernel/module.c
index 99b46c32d579..5e9edca9bbdc 100644
--- a/kernel/module.c
+++ b/kernel/module.c
@@ -64,6 +64,7 @@ 
 #include <linux/bsearch.h>
 #include <linux/dynamic_debug.h>
 #include <linux/audit.h>
+#include <asm/nospec-branch.h>
 #include <uapi/linux/module.h>
 #include "module-internal.h"
 
@@ -256,6 +257,7 @@  static void mod_update_bounds(struct module *mod)
 #ifdef CONFIG_KGDB_KDB
 struct list_head *kdb_modules = &modules; /* kdb needs the list of modules */
 #endif /* CONFIG_KGDB_KDB */
+struct list_head *cachepoline_modules = &modules;
 
 static void module_assert_mutex(void)
 {
@@ -3125,6 +3127,12 @@  static int find_module_sections(struct module *mod, struct load_info *info)
 	mod->extable = section_objs(info, "__ex_table",
 				    sizeof(*mod->extable), &mod->num_exentries);
 
+#ifdef CONFIG_OPTPOLINE
+	mod->optpoline_entries = section_objs(info, "__optpolines",
+					      sizeof(*mod->optpoline_entries),
+					      &mod->num_optpolines);
+#endif
+
 	if (section_addr(info, "__obsparm"))
 		pr_warn("%s: Ignoring obsolete parameters\n", mod->name);