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net/mlx5: fix flow descriptor allocation in Direct Verbs mode.

Message ID 20201207142738.27945-1-getelson@nvidia.com (mailing list archive)
State Superseded
Delegated to: Raslan Darawsheh
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Series net/mlx5: fix flow descriptor allocation in Direct Verbs mode. | expand

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Commit Message

Gregory Etelson Dec. 7, 2020, 2:27 p.m. UTC
Initialize flow descriptor tunnel member during flow creation.
Prevent access to stale data and pointers when flow descriptor is
reallocated after relase.

Fixes: 8bb81f2649b1 ("net/mlx5: use thread specific flow workspace")

Signed-off-by: Gregory Etelson <getelson@nvidia.com>
Acked-by: Viacheslav Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@nvidia.com>
---
 drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c | 9 ++-------
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

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Xueming Li Dec. 8, 2020, 2:58 a.m. UTC | #1
Hi Gregory,

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Gregory Etelson <getelson@nvidia.com>
>Sent: Monday, December 7, 2020 10:28 PM
>To: dev@dpdk.org
>Cc: Gregory Etelson <getelson@nvidia.com>; Matan Azrad
><matan@nvidia.com>; Raslan Darawsheh <rasland@nvidia.com>; Slava
>Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@nvidia.com>; Shahaf Shuler <shahafs@nvidia.com>;
>Xueming(Steven) Li <xuemingl@nvidia.com>
>Subject: [PATCH] net/mlx5: fix flow descriptor allocation in Direct Verbs mode.
>
>Initialize flow descriptor tunnel member during flow creation.
>Prevent access to stale data and pointers when flow descriptor is reallocated
>after relase.
>
>Fixes: 8bb81f2649b1 ("net/mlx5: use thread specific flow workspace")
The initialization issue is introduced in earlier patch.

>
>Signed-off-by: Gregory Etelson <getelson@nvidia.com>
>Acked-by: Viacheslav Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@nvidia.com>
>---
> drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c | 9 ++-------
> 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
>
>diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c
>b/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c index aa21ff9613..c72f97e05f 100644
>--- a/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c
>+++ b/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c
>@@ -6232,8 +6232,9 @@ flow_dv_prepare(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
> 				   "not enough memory to create flow handle");
> 		return NULL;
> 	}
>-	MLX5_ASSERT(wks->flow_idx + 1 < RTE_DIM(wks->flows));
>+	MLX5_ASSERT(wks->flow_idx - 1 < RTE_DIM(wks->flows));
wks->flow_idx is used as "next available index", should it be "wks->flow_idx < RTE_DIM(...)"?

> 	dev_flow = &wks->flows[wks->flow_idx++];
>+	memset(dev_flow, 0, sizeof(*dev_flow));
> 	dev_flow->handle = dev_handle;
> 	dev_flow->handle_idx = handle_idx;
> 	/*
>@@ -6245,12 +6246,6 @@ flow_dv_prepare(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
> 	 */
> 	dev_flow->dv.value.size = MLX5_ST_SZ_BYTES(fte_match_param) -
> 				  MLX5_ST_SZ_BYTES(fte_match_set_misc4);
>-	/*
>-	 * The matching value needs to be cleared to 0 before using. In the
>-	 * past, it will be automatically cleared when using rte_*alloc
>-	 * API. The time consumption will be almost the same as before.
>-	 */
>-	memset(dev_flow->dv.value.buf, 0,
>MLX5_ST_SZ_BYTES(fte_match_param));
> 	dev_flow->ingress = attr->ingress;
> 	dev_flow->dv.transfer = attr->transfer;
> 	return dev_flow;
>--
>2.29.2
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diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c b/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c
index aa21ff9613..c72f97e05f 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_flow_dv.c
@@ -6232,8 +6232,9 @@  flow_dv_prepare(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 				   "not enough memory to create flow handle");
 		return NULL;
 	}
-	MLX5_ASSERT(wks->flow_idx + 1 < RTE_DIM(wks->flows));
+	MLX5_ASSERT(wks->flow_idx - 1 < RTE_DIM(wks->flows));
 	dev_flow = &wks->flows[wks->flow_idx++];
+	memset(dev_flow, 0, sizeof(*dev_flow));
 	dev_flow->handle = dev_handle;
 	dev_flow->handle_idx = handle_idx;
 	/*
@@ -6245,12 +6246,6 @@  flow_dv_prepare(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 	 */
 	dev_flow->dv.value.size = MLX5_ST_SZ_BYTES(fte_match_param) -
 				  MLX5_ST_SZ_BYTES(fte_match_set_misc4);
-	/*
-	 * The matching value needs to be cleared to 0 before using. In the
-	 * past, it will be automatically cleared when using rte_*alloc
-	 * API. The time consumption will be almost the same as before.
-	 */
-	memset(dev_flow->dv.value.buf, 0, MLX5_ST_SZ_BYTES(fte_match_param));
 	dev_flow->ingress = attr->ingress;
 	dev_flow->dv.transfer = attr->transfer;
 	return dev_flow;