[4.19,09/95] net: revert "net: get rid of an signed integer overflow in ip_idents_reserve()"
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Greg Kroah-Hartman June 1, 2020, 5:53 p.m. UTC
From: Yuqi Jin <jinyuqi@huawei.com>

[ Upstream commit a6211caa634da39d861a47437ffcda8b38ef421b ]

Commit adb03115f459 ("net: get rid of an signed integer overflow in ip_idents_reserve()")
used atomic_cmpxchg to replace "atomic_add_return" inside the function
"ip_idents_reserve". The reason was to avoid UBSAN warning.
However, this change has caused performance degrade and in GCC-8,
fno-strict-overflow is now mapped to -fwrapv -fwrapv-pointer
and signed integer overflow is now undefined by default at all
optimization levels[1]. Moreover, it was a bug in UBSAN vs -fwrapv
/-fno-strict-overflow, so Let's revert it safely.

[1] https://gcc.gnu.org/gcc-8/changes.html

Suggested-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Suggested-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com>
Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
Cc: Alexey Kuznetsov <kuznet@ms2.inr.ac.ru>
Cc: Hideaki YOSHIFUJI <yoshfuji@linux-ipv6.org>
Cc: Jakub Kicinski <kuba@kernel.org>
Cc: Jiri Pirko <jiri@resnulli.us>
Cc: Arvind Sankar <nivedita@alum.mit.edu>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com>
Cc: Jiong Wang <jiongwang@huawei.com>
Signed-off-by: Yuqi Jin <jinyuqi@huawei.com>
Signed-off-by: Shaokun Zhang <zhangshaokun@hisilicon.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
 net/ipv4/route.c |   14 ++++++--------
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)

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--- a/net/ipv4/route.c
+++ b/net/ipv4/route.c
@@ -484,18 +484,16 @@  u32 ip_idents_reserve(u32 hash, int segs
 	atomic_t *p_id = ip_idents + hash % IP_IDENTS_SZ;
 	u32 old = READ_ONCE(*p_tstamp);
 	u32 now = (u32)jiffies;
-	u32 new, delta = 0;
+	u32 delta = 0;
 	if (old != now && cmpxchg(p_tstamp, old, now) == old)
 		delta = prandom_u32_max(now - old);
-	/* Do not use atomic_add_return() as it makes UBSAN unhappy */
-	do {
-		old = (u32)atomic_read(p_id);
-		new = old + delta + segs;
-	} while (atomic_cmpxchg(p_id, old, new) != old);
-	return new - segs;
+	/* If UBSAN reports an error there, please make sure your compiler
+	 * supports -fno-strict-overflow before reporting it that was a bug
+	 * in UBSAN, and it has been fixed in GCC-8.
+	 */
+	return atomic_add_return(segs + delta, p_id) - segs;