[LTP] ❌ FAIL: Test report for kernel 5.4.0-rc2-d6c2c23.cki (stable-next)

Catalin Marinas catalin.marinas@arm.com
Wed Oct 16 10:12:28 CEST 2019

On Wed, Oct 16, 2019 at 05:29:33AM +0100, Will Deacon wrote:
> From 517d979e84191ae9997c9513a88a5b798af6912f Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>
> Date: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 21:04:18 -0700
> Subject: [PATCH] arm64: tags: Preserve tags for addresses translated via TTBR1
> Sign-extending TTBR1 addresses when converting to an untagged address
> breaks the documented POSIX semantics for mlock() in some obscure error
> cases where we end up returning -EINVAL instead of -ENOMEM as a direct
> result of rewriting the upper address bits.
> Rework the untagged_addr() macro to preserve the upper address bits for
> TTBR1 addresses and only clear the tag bits for user addresses. This
> matches the behaviour of the 'clear_address_tag' assembly macro, so
> rename that and align the implementations at the same time so that they
> use the same instruction sequences for the tag manipulation.
> Cc: Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>
> Link: https://lore.kernel.org/stable/20191014162651.GF19200@arrakis.emea.arm.com/
> Reported-by: Jan Stancek <jstancek@redhat.com>
> Signed-off-by: Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>

Reviewed-by: Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>
Tested-by: Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>

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