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Date: Thu, 8 Aug 2019 14:19:58 +0800
From: Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com>
To: Michael Ellerman <mpe@...erman.id.au>, <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>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v5 06/10] powerpc/fsl_booke/32: implement KASLR
 infrastructure



On 2019/8/7 21:04, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com> writes:
>> This patch add support to boot kernel from places other than KERNELBASE.
>> Since CONFIG_RELOCATABLE has already supported, what we need to do is
>> map or copy kernel to a proper place and relocate. Freescale Book-E
>> parts expect lowmem to be mapped by fixed TLB entries(TLB1). The TLB1
>> entries are not suitable to map the kernel directly in a randomized
>> region, so we chose to copy the kernel to a proper place and restart to
>> relocate.
> 
> So to be 100% clear you are randomising the location of the kernel in
> virtual and physical space, by the same amount, and retaining the 1:1
> linear mapping.
> 

100% right :)

>> diff --git a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
>> index 77f6ebf97113..755378887912 100644
>> --- a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
>> +++ b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
>> @@ -548,6 +548,17 @@ config RELOCATABLE
>>   	  setting can still be useful to bootwrappers that need to know the
>>   	  load address of the kernel (eg. u-boot/mkimage).
>>   
>> +config RANDOMIZE_BASE
>> +	bool "Randomize the address of the kernel image"
>> +	depends on (FSL_BOOKE && FLATMEM && PPC32)
>> +	select RELOCATABLE
> 
> I think this should depend on RELOCATABLE, rather than selecting it.
> 
>> diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c
>> new file mode 100644
>> index 000000000000..30f84c0321b2
>> --- /dev/null
>> +++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/kaslr_booke.c
>> @@ -0,0 +1,84 @@
>> +// SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0-only
>> +/*
>> + * Copyright (C) 2019 Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com>
>> + *
>> + * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
>> + * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as
>> + * published by the Free Software Foundation.
> 
> You don't need that paragraph now that you have the SPDX tag.
> 
> Rather than using a '//' comment followed by a single line block comment
> you can format it as:
> 
> // SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0-only
> //
> // Copyright (C) 2019 Jason Yan <yanaijie@...wei.com>
> >
>> +#include <linux/signal.h>
>> +#include <linux/sched.h>
>> +#include <linux/kernel.h>
>> +#include <linux/errno.h>
>> +#include <linux/string.h>
>> +#include <linux/types.h>
>> +#include <linux/ptrace.h>
>> +#include <linux/mman.h>
>> +#include <linux/mm.h>
>> +#include <linux/swap.h>
>> +#include <linux/stddef.h>
>> +#include <linux/vmalloc.h>
>> +#include <linux/init.h>
>> +#include <linux/delay.h>
>> +#include <linux/highmem.h>
>> +#include <linux/memblock.h>
>> +#include <asm/pgalloc.h>
>> +#include <asm/prom.h>
>> +#include <asm/io.h>
>> +#include <asm/mmu_context.h>
>> +#include <asm/pgtable.h>
>> +#include <asm/mmu.h>
>> +#include <linux/uaccess.h>
>> +#include <asm/smp.h>
>> +#include <asm/machdep.h>
>> +#include <asm/setup.h>
>> +#include <asm/paca.h>
>> +#include <mm/mmu_decl.h>
> 
> Do you really need all those headers?
> 

I will remove useless headers.

>> +extern int is_second_reloc;
> 
> That should be in a header.
> 
> Any reason why it isn't a bool?
> 

Oh yes, it should be in a header. This variable is already defined 
before and also used in assembly code. I think it was not defined as a 
bool just because there is no 'bool' in assembly code.

> cheers
> 
> 
> .
> 

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