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-rw-r--r--arch/x86/mm/pageattr.c25
1 files changed, 24 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/mm/pageattr.c b/arch/x86/mm/pageattr.c
index 8d6c34fe49be..51a5a69ecac9 100644
--- a/arch/x86/mm/pageattr.c
+++ b/arch/x86/mm/pageattr.c
@@ -1420,6 +1420,29 @@ static int __change_page_attr_set_clr(struct cpa_data *cpa, int checkalias)
return 0;
}
+/*
+ * Machine check recovery code needs to change cache mode of poisoned
+ * pages to UC to avoid speculative access logging another error. But
+ * passing the address of the 1:1 mapping to set_memory_uc() is a fine
+ * way to encourage a speculative access. So we cheat and flip the top
+ * bit of the address. This works fine for the code that updates the
+ * page tables. But at the end of the process we need to flush the cache
+ * and the non-canonical address causes a #GP fault when used by the
+ * CLFLUSH instruction.
+ *
+ * But in the common case we already have a canonical address. This code
+ * will fix the top bit if needed and is a no-op otherwise.
+ */
+static inline unsigned long make_addr_canonical_again(unsigned long addr)
+{
+#ifdef CONFIG_X86_64
+ return (long)(addr << 1) >> 1;
+#else
+ return addr;
+#endif
+}
+
+
static int change_page_attr_set_clr(unsigned long *addr, int numpages,
pgprot_t mask_set, pgprot_t mask_clr,
int force_split, int in_flag,
@@ -1465,7 +1488,7 @@ static int change_page_attr_set_clr(unsigned long *addr, int numpages,
* Save address for cache flush. *addr is modified in the call
* to __change_page_attr_set_clr() below.
*/
- baddr = *addr;
+ baddr = make_addr_canonical_again(*addr);
}
/* Must avoid aliasing mappings in the highmem code */