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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2018-04-05 11:53:00 +0200
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>2018-04-05 16:59:24 +0200
commitdfe64506c01e57159a4c550fe537c13a317ff01b (patch)
tree4c5623bfac6ecb60eb36dec94784eda740d11c0f /arch/x86/entry/common.c
parent642e7fd23353e22290e3d51719fcb658dc252342 (diff)
x86/syscalls: Don't pointlessly reload the system call number
We have it in a register in the low-level asm, just pass it in as an argument rather than have do_syscall_64() load it back in from the ptregs pointer. Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Dominik Brodowski <linux@dominikbrodowski.net> Cc: Andy Lutomirski <luto@kernel.org> Cc: Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de> Cc: Brian Gerst <brgerst@gmail.com> Cc: Denys Vlasenko <dvlasenk@redhat.com> Cc: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com> Cc: Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20180405095307.3730-2-linux@dominikbrodowski.net Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'arch/x86/entry/common.c')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/entry/common.c b/arch/x86/entry/common.c
index 74f6eee15179..a8b066dbbf48 100644
--- a/arch/x86/entry/common.c
+++ b/arch/x86/entry/common.c
@@ -266,14 +266,13 @@ __visible inline void syscall_return_slowpath(struct pt_regs *regs)
#ifdef CONFIG_X86_64
-__visible void do_syscall_64(struct pt_regs *regs)
+__visible void do_syscall_64(unsigned long nr, struct pt_regs *regs)
- struct thread_info *ti = current_thread_info();
- unsigned long nr = regs->orig_ax;
+ struct thread_info *ti;
+ ti = current_thread_info();
nr = syscall_trace_enter(regs);
@@ -282,8 +281,9 @@ __visible void do_syscall_64(struct pt_regs *regs)
* table. The only functional difference is the x32 bit in
* regs->orig_ax, which changes the behavior of some syscalls.
- if (likely((nr & __SYSCALL_MASK) < NR_syscalls)) {
- nr = array_index_nospec(nr & __SYSCALL_MASK, NR_syscalls);
+ nr &= __SYSCALL_MASK;
+ if (likely(nr < NR_syscalls)) {
+ nr = array_index_nospec(nr, NR_syscalls);
regs->ax = sys_call_table[nr](
regs->di, regs->si, regs->dx,
regs->r10, regs->r8, regs->r9);