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authorHerbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>2008-01-11 08:09:35 +1100
committerHerbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>2008-01-11 08:09:35 +1100
commit490fe3f05be3f7c87d7932bcb6e6e53e3db2cd9c (patch)
tree9b919a9b05daf85d1bd410ce0a4ada482912cbd9 /crypto/Makefile
parentd4a7dd8e637b322faaa934ffcd6dd07711af831f (diff)
[CRYPTO] padlock: Fix alignment fault in aes_crypt_copy
The previous patch fixed spurious read faults from occuring by copying the data if we happen to have a single block at the end of a page. It appears that gcc cannot guarantee 16-byte alignment in the kernel with __attribute__. The following report from Torben Viets shows a buffer that's only 8-byte aligned: > eneral protection fault: 0000 [#1] > Modules linked in: xt_TCPMSS xt_tcpmss iptable_mangle ipt_MASQUERADE > xt_tcpudp xt_mark xt_state iptable_nat nf_nat nf_conntrack_ipv4 > iptable_filter ip_tables x_tables pppoe pppox af_packet ppp_generic slhc > aes_i586 > CPU: 0 > EIP: 0060:[<c035b828>] Not tainted VLI > EFLAGS: 00010292 ( #7) > EIP is at aes_crypt_copy+0x28/0x40 > eax: f7639ff0 ebx: f6c24050 ecx: 00000001 edx: f6c24030 > esi: f7e89dc8 edi: f7639ff0 ebp: 00010000 esp: f7e89dc8 Since the hardware must have 16-byte alignment, the following patch fixes this by open coding the alignment adjustment. Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
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