[RFC,3/4] kernel/resource: Make ioport_resource.start configurable
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Message ID 1610729929-188490-4-git-send-email-john.garry@huawei.com
State New, archived
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  • Fix arm64 crash for accessing unmapped IO port regions (reboot)
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John Garry Jan. 15, 2021, 4:58 p.m. UTC
Make IO space base address to be configurable through IO_SPACE_BASE.

This will allow architectures which do not natively support IO ports -
like arm64 - to harden against legacy ISA-based drivers which use
hardcoded addresses to access IO ports.

Any attempts for these drivers to request a resource region will now fail
for architectures with set IO_SPACE_BASE above legacy ISA IO port region

Signed-off-by: John Garry <john.garry@huawei.com>
 kernel/resource.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

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diff --git a/kernel/resource.c b/kernel/resource.c
index 3ae2f56cc79d..d191c4d796c7 100644
--- a/kernel/resource.c
+++ b/kernel/resource.c
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ 
 struct resource ioport_resource = {
 	.name	= "PCI IO",
-	.start	= 0,
+	.start	= IO_SPACE_BASE,
 	.end	= IO_SPACE_LIMIT,
 	.flags	= IORESOURCE_IO,