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authorAndy Lutomirski <luto@kernel.org>2018-01-28 10:38:50 -0800
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>2018-02-07 11:14:10 -0800
commit6adfc96f74dcc2f81a5437f6e82181f77715a9cb (patch)
tree9ad8d84e636e4b4abf13daaac1ec23385604577c
parent6a35b18b3dcae75028c4fe2e53b9656acfee033c (diff)
download96b-common-6adfc96f74dcc2f81a5437f6e82181f77715a9cb.tar.gz
x86/asm: Move 'status' from thread_struct to thread_info
commit 37a8f7c38339b22b69876d6f5a0ab851565284e3 The TS_COMPAT bit is very hot and is accessed from code paths that mostly also touch thread_info::flags. Move it into struct thread_info to improve cache locality. The only reason it was in thread_struct is that there was a brief period during which arch-specific fields were not allowed in struct thread_info. Linus suggested further changing: ti->status &= ~(TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED); to: if (unlikely(ti->status & (TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED))) ti->status &= ~(TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED); on the theory that frequently dirtying the cacheline even in pure 64-bit code that never needs to modify status hurts performance. That could be a reasonable followup patch, but I suspect it matters less on top of this patch. Suggested-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Andy Lutomirski <luto@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Reviewed-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org> Acked-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de> Cc: Kernel Hardening <kernel-hardening@lists.openwall.com> Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/03148bcc1b217100e6e8ecf6a5468c45cf4304b6.1517164461.git.luto@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/entry/common.c4
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/include/asm/processor.h2
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/include/asm/syscall.h6
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/include/asm/thread_info.h3
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c4
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/kernel/ptrace.c2
-rw-r--r--arch/x86/kernel/signal.c2
7 files changed, 11 insertions, 12 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/entry/common.c b/arch/x86/entry/common.c
index d7d3cc24baf4..99081340d19a 100644
--- a/arch/x86/entry/common.c
+++ b/arch/x86/entry/common.c
@@ -206,7 +206,7 @@ __visible inline void prepare_exit_to_usermode(struct pt_regs *regs)
* special case only applies after poking regs and before the
* very next return to user mode.
*/
- current->thread.status &= ~(TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED);
+ ti->status &= ~(TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED);
#endif
user_enter_irqoff();
@@ -304,7 +304,7 @@ static __always_inline void do_syscall_32_irqs_on(struct pt_regs *regs)
unsigned int nr = (unsigned int)regs->orig_ax;
#ifdef CONFIG_IA32_EMULATION
- current->thread.status |= TS_COMPAT;
+ ti->status |= TS_COMPAT;
#endif
if (READ_ONCE(ti->flags) & _TIF_WORK_SYSCALL_ENTRY) {
diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/processor.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/processor.h
index efbde088a718..513f9604c192 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/processor.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/processor.h
@@ -460,8 +460,6 @@ struct thread_struct {
unsigned short gsindex;
#endif
- u32 status; /* thread synchronous flags */
-
#ifdef CONFIG_X86_64
unsigned long fsbase;
unsigned long gsbase;
diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/syscall.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/syscall.h
index e3c95e8e61c5..03eedc21246d 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/syscall.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/syscall.h
@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@ static inline long syscall_get_error(struct task_struct *task,
* TS_COMPAT is set for 32-bit syscall entries and then
* remains set until we return to user mode.
*/
- if (task->thread.status & (TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED))
+ if (task->thread_info.status & (TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED))
/*
* Sign-extend the value so (int)-EFOO becomes (long)-EFOO
* and will match correctly in comparisons.
@@ -116,7 +116,7 @@ static inline void syscall_get_arguments(struct task_struct *task,
unsigned long *args)
{
# ifdef CONFIG_IA32_EMULATION
- if (task->thread.status & TS_COMPAT)
+ if (task->thread_info.status & TS_COMPAT)
switch (i) {
case 0:
if (!n--) break;
@@ -177,7 +177,7 @@ static inline void syscall_set_arguments(struct task_struct *task,
const unsigned long *args)
{
# ifdef CONFIG_IA32_EMULATION
- if (task->thread.status & TS_COMPAT)
+ if (task->thread_info.status & TS_COMPAT)
switch (i) {
case 0:
if (!n--) break;
diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/thread_info.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/thread_info.h
index 00223333821a..eda3b6823ca4 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/thread_info.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/thread_info.h
@@ -55,6 +55,7 @@ struct task_struct;
struct thread_info {
unsigned long flags; /* low level flags */
+ u32 status; /* thread synchronous flags */
};
#define INIT_THREAD_INFO(tsk) \
@@ -221,7 +222,7 @@ static inline int arch_within_stack_frames(const void * const stack,
#define in_ia32_syscall() true
#else
#define in_ia32_syscall() (IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_IA32_EMULATION) && \
- current->thread.status & TS_COMPAT)
+ current_thread_info()->status & TS_COMPAT)
#endif
/*
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c b/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c
index c75466232016..9eb448c7859d 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c
@@ -557,7 +557,7 @@ static void __set_personality_x32(void)
* Pretend to come from a x32 execve.
*/
task_pt_regs(current)->orig_ax = __NR_x32_execve | __X32_SYSCALL_BIT;
- current->thread.status &= ~TS_COMPAT;
+ current_thread_info()->status &= ~TS_COMPAT;
#endif
}
@@ -571,7 +571,7 @@ static void __set_personality_ia32(void)
current->personality |= force_personality32;
/* Prepare the first "return" to user space */
task_pt_regs(current)->orig_ax = __NR_ia32_execve;
- current->thread.status |= TS_COMPAT;
+ current_thread_info()->status |= TS_COMPAT;
#endif
}
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/ptrace.c b/arch/x86/kernel/ptrace.c
index f37d18124648..ed5c4cdf0a34 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/ptrace.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/ptrace.c
@@ -935,7 +935,7 @@ static int putreg32(struct task_struct *child, unsigned regno, u32 value)
*/
regs->orig_ax = value;
if (syscall_get_nr(child, regs) >= 0)
- child->thread.status |= TS_I386_REGS_POKED;
+ child->thread_info.status |= TS_I386_REGS_POKED;
break;
case offsetof(struct user32, regs.eflags):
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/signal.c b/arch/x86/kernel/signal.c
index b9e00e8f1c9b..4cdc0b27ec82 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/signal.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/signal.c
@@ -787,7 +787,7 @@ static inline unsigned long get_nr_restart_syscall(const struct pt_regs *regs)
* than the tracee.
*/
#ifdef CONFIG_IA32_EMULATION
- if (current->thread.status & (TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED))
+ if (current_thread_info()->status & (TS_COMPAT|TS_I386_REGS_POKED))
return __NR_ia32_restart_syscall;
#endif
#ifdef CONFIG_X86_X32_ABI