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From: Michal Orzel <michal.orzel@arm.com>
To: Julien Grall <julien@xen.org>, xen-devel@lists.xenproject.org
Cc: bertrand.marquis@arm.com, Julien Grall <jgrall@amazon.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] xen/arm: kernel: Propagate the error if we fail to decompress the kernel
Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 08:45:51 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <591603c5-ebcb-e9d6-74a0-bed921458a69@arm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210406191554.12012-1-julien@xen.org>

On 06.04.2021 21:15, Julien Grall wrote:
> From: Julien Grall <jgrall@amazon.com>
> Currently, we are ignoring any error from perform_gunzip() and replacing
> the compressed kernel with the "uncompressed" kernel.
> If there is a gzip failure, then it means that the output buffer may
> contain garbagge. So it can result to various sort of behavior that may
> be difficult to root cause.
> In case of failure, free the output buffer and propagate the error.
> We also need to adjust the return check for kernel_compress() as
> perform_gunzip() may return a positive value.
> Take the opportunity to adjust the code style for the check.
> Signed-off-by: Julien Grall <jgrall@amazon.com>
> ---
>     Changes in v2:
>         - Fix build
> ---

Reviewed-by: Michal Orzel <michal.orzel@arm.com>

  reply	other threads:[~2021-04-12  6:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-04-06 19:15 [PATCH v2] xen/arm: kernel: Propagate the error if we fail to decompress the kernel Julien Grall
2021-04-12  6:45 ` Michal Orzel [this message]
2021-04-18 18:26   ` Julien Grall
2021-05-10 17:47     ` PING " Julien Grall

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