[4/4] aarch64: Remove the bti link_map field [BZ #26831]
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Message ID 4dadd9c101e32b17e927d56966c54e734ced21ab.1604393169.git.szabolcs.nagy@arm.com
State New, archived
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  • aarch64: avoid mprotect(PROT_BTI|PROT_EXEC) [BZ #26831]
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Szabolcs Nagy Nov. 3, 2020, 10:26 a.m. UTC
The bti link_map field is no longer necessary because PROT_BTI
is applied at note processing time immediately instead of in
_dl_open_check based on the bti field.

This is a separate patch that is not expected to be backported
to avoid changing the link_map layout that is libc internal ABI.
---
 sysdeps/aarch64/dl-prop.h | 5 +----
 sysdeps/aarch64/linkmap.h | 1 -
 2 files changed, 1 insertion(+), 5 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/sysdeps/aarch64/dl-prop.h b/sysdeps/aarch64/dl-prop.h
index 762bc93733..cf14381e4a 100644
--- a/sysdeps/aarch64/dl-prop.h
+++ b/sysdeps/aarch64/dl-prop.h
@@ -52,10 +52,7 @@  _dl_process_gnu_property (struct link_map *l, int fd, uint32_t type,
 
       unsigned int feature_1 = *(unsigned int *) data;
       if (feature_1 & GNU_PROPERTY_AARCH64_FEATURE_1_BTI)
-	{
-	  l->l_mach.bti = true;  /* No longer needed.  */
-	  _dl_bti_protect (l, fd);
-	}
+	_dl_bti_protect (l, fd);
 
       /* Stop if we processed the property note.  */
       return 0;
diff --git a/sysdeps/aarch64/linkmap.h b/sysdeps/aarch64/linkmap.h
index 847a03ace2..e921e77495 100644
--- a/sysdeps/aarch64/linkmap.h
+++ b/sysdeps/aarch64/linkmap.h
@@ -22,5 +22,4 @@  struct link_map_machine
 {
   ElfW(Addr) plt;	  /* Address of .plt */
   void *tlsdesc_table;	  /* Address of TLS descriptor hash table.  */
-  bool bti;		  /* Branch Target Identification is enabled.  */
 };