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Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 23:03:56 +1000
From: Michael Ellerman <mpe@...erman.id.au>
To: Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com>, linuxppc-dev@...ts.ozlabs.org, diana.craciun@....com, christophe.leroy@....fr, benh@...nel.crashing.org, paulus@...ba.org, npiggin@...il.com, keescook@...omium.org, kernel-hardening@...ts.openwall.com
Cc: linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, wangkefeng.wang@...wei.com, yebin10@...wei.com, thunder.leizhen@...wei.com, jingxiangfeng@...wei.com, fanchengyang@...wei.com, zhaohongjiang@...wei.com, Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v5 09/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/kaslr: support nokaslr cmdline parameter

Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com> writes:
> diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c
> index c6b326424b54..436f9a03f385 100644
> --- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c
> +++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c
> @@ -361,6 +361,18 @@ static unsigned long __init kaslr_choose_location(void *dt_ptr, phys_addr_t size
>  	return kaslr_offset;
>  }
>  
> +static inline __init bool kaslr_disabled(void)
> +{
> +	char *str;
> +
> +	str = strstr(boot_command_line, "nokaslr");
> +	if (str == boot_command_line ||
> +	    (str > boot_command_line && *(str - 1) == ' '))
> +		return true;

This extra logic doesn't work for "nokaslrfoo". Is it worth it?

cheers

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