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authorHendrik Brueckner <brueckner@linux.vnet.ibm.com>2017-12-04 10:56:44 +0100
committerDaniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net>2017-12-05 15:02:40 +0100
commitc895f6f703ad7dd2f99e751d9884b0aa5d0eea25 (patch)
tree38c78d2344e471e1e926c893120f16015a405b26 /include
parent2391f0b4808e3d5af348324d69f5f45c56a26836 (diff)
bpf: correct broken uapi for BPF_PROG_TYPE_PERF_EVENT program type
Commit 0515e5999a466dfe ("bpf: introduce BPF_PROG_TYPE_PERF_EVENT program type") introduced the bpf_perf_event_data structure which exports the pt_regs structure. This is OK for multiple architectures but fail for s390 and arm64 which do not export pt_regs. Programs using them, for example, the bpf selftest fail to compile on these architectures. For s390, exporting the pt_regs is not an option because s390 wants to allow changes to it. For arm64, there is a user_pt_regs structure that covers parts of the pt_regs structure for use by user space. To solve the broken uapi for s390 and arm64, introduce an abstract type for pt_regs and add an asm/bpf_perf_event.h file that concretes the type. An asm-generic header file covers the architectures that export pt_regs today. The arch-specific enablement for s390 and arm64 follows in separate commits. Reported-by: Thomas Richter <tmricht@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Fixes: 0515e5999a466dfe ("bpf: introduce BPF_PROG_TYPE_PERF_EVENT program type") Signed-off-by: Hendrik Brueckner <brueckner@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Reviewed-and-tested-by: Thomas Richter <tmricht@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Acked-by: Alexei Starovoitov <ast@kernel.org> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@kernel.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com> Cc: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com> Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Cc: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@kernel.org> Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Cc: Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net> Signed-off-by: Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'include')
-rw-r--r--include/linux/perf_event.h6
-rw-r--r--include/uapi/asm-generic/bpf_perf_event.h9
-rw-r--r--include/uapi/linux/bpf_perf_event.h5
3 files changed, 16 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/perf_event.h b/include/linux/perf_event.h
index 2c9c87d8a0c1..7546822a1d74 100644
--- a/include/linux/perf_event.h
+++ b/include/linux/perf_event.h
@@ -15,6 +15,7 @@
#define _LINUX_PERF_EVENT_H
#include <uapi/linux/perf_event.h>
+#include <uapi/linux/bpf_perf_event.h>
/*
* Kernel-internal data types and definitions:
@@ -787,7 +788,7 @@ struct perf_output_handle {
};
struct bpf_perf_event_data_kern {
- struct pt_regs *regs;
+ bpf_user_pt_regs_t *regs;
struct perf_sample_data *data;
struct perf_event *event;
};
@@ -1177,6 +1178,9 @@ extern void perf_bp_event(struct perf_event *event, void *data);
(user_mode(regs) ? PERF_RECORD_MISC_USER : PERF_RECORD_MISC_KERNEL)
# define perf_instruction_pointer(regs) instruction_pointer(regs)
#endif
+#ifndef perf_arch_bpf_user_pt_regs
+# define perf_arch_bpf_user_pt_regs(regs) regs
+#endif
static inline bool has_branch_stack(struct perf_event *event)
{
diff --git a/include/uapi/asm-generic/bpf_perf_event.h b/include/uapi/asm-generic/bpf_perf_event.h
new file mode 100644
index 000000000000..53815d2cd047
--- /dev/null
+++ b/include/uapi/asm-generic/bpf_perf_event.h
@@ -0,0 +1,9 @@
+#ifndef _UAPI__ASM_GENERIC_BPF_PERF_EVENT_H__
+#define _UAPI__ASM_GENERIC_BPF_PERF_EVENT_H__
+
+#include <linux/ptrace.h>
+
+/* Export kernel pt_regs structure */
+typedef struct pt_regs bpf_user_pt_regs_t;
+
+#endif /* _UAPI__ASM_GENERIC_BPF_PERF_EVENT_H__ */
diff --git a/include/uapi/linux/bpf_perf_event.h b/include/uapi/linux/bpf_perf_event.h
index af549d4ecf1b..8f95303f9d80 100644
--- a/include/uapi/linux/bpf_perf_event.h
+++ b/include/uapi/linux/bpf_perf_event.h
@@ -8,11 +8,10 @@
#ifndef _UAPI__LINUX_BPF_PERF_EVENT_H__
#define _UAPI__LINUX_BPF_PERF_EVENT_H__
-#include <linux/types.h>
-#include <linux/ptrace.h>
+#include <asm/bpf_perf_event.h>
struct bpf_perf_event_data {
- struct pt_regs regs;
+ bpf_user_pt_regs_t regs;
__u64 sample_period;
};

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