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From: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
To: Tencent TGW team <quzeyao@gmail.com>
Cc: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>,
	Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>,
	Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>,
	dev@dpdk.org, Tencent TGW team <tgw_team@tencent.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] rte_ethdev: fix unsafe memory access by calling RX callback.
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 2020 08:15:09 -0800
Message-ID: <20200304081509.072c9d3b@hermes.lan> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200304140543.31612-1-tgw_team@tencent.com>

On Wed,  4 Mar 2020 22:05:43 +0800
Tencent TGW team <quzeyao@gmail.com> wrote:

> When compiling with -O0,
> the compiler does not optimize two memory accesses into one.
> Leads to accessing a null pointer when calling the RX callback.
> The way to access the TX callback is correct.
> Signed-off-by: Tencent TGW team <tgw_team@tencent.com>
> ---
>  lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h | 6 ++----
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h b/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
> index d1a593ad1..35eb580ff 100644
> --- a/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
> +++ b/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
> @@ -4388,10 +4388,8 @@ rte_eth_rx_burst(uint16_t port_id, uint16_t queue_id,
>  				     rx_pkts, nb_pkts);
> -	if (unlikely(dev->post_rx_burst_cbs[queue_id] != NULL)) {
> -		struct rte_eth_rxtx_callback *cb =
> -				dev->post_rx_burst_cbs[queue_id];
> -
> +	struct rte_eth_rxtx_callback *cb = dev->post_rx_burst_cbs[queue_id];
> +	if (unlikely(cb != NULL)) {
>  		do {
>  			nb_rx = cb->fn.rx(port_id, queue_id, rx_pkts, nb_rx,
>  						nb_pkts, cb->param);

To fix TOCTOU like this you need to use something like READ_ONCE()
which does cast to volatile.

For Developer Certificate of Origin (Signed-off-by) you must use a person
not a team. It is a legal requirement. If you don't know what DCO is you should
read what it means.

Developer's Certificate of Origin 1.1

By making a contribution to this project, I certify that:

        (a) The contribution was created in whole or in part by me and I
            have the right to submit it under the open source license
            indicated in the file; or

        (b) The contribution is based upon previous work that, to the best
            of my knowledge, is covered under an appropriate open source
            license and I have the right under that license to submit that
            work with modifications, whether created in whole or in part
            by me, under the same open source license (unless I am
            permitted to submit under a different license), as indicated
            in the file; or

        (c) The contribution was provided directly to me by some other
            person who certified (a), (b) or (c) and I have not modified

        (d) I understand and agree that this project and the contribution
            are public and that a record of the contribution (including all
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then you just add a line saying::

	Signed-off-by: Random J Developer <random@developer.example.org>

using your real name (sorry, no pseudonyms or anonymous contributions.)

  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-03-04 16:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-03-04 14:05 Tencent TGW team
2020-03-04 14:16 ` Andrew Rybchenko
     [not found]   ` <61a6b7d5533643d692c40dc0ab1a2cdc@tencent.com>
2020-03-04 16:26     ` tgw_team(腾讯网关团队)
2020-03-04 16:15 ` Stephen Hemminger [this message]
2020-03-04 16:38   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] rte_ethdev: fix unsafe memory access by calling RX callback.(Internet mail) tgw_team(腾讯网关团队)
2020-03-04 17:37     ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-03-04 17:44       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] rte_ethdev: fix unsafe memory access by calling RX callback tgw_team(腾讯网关团队)
2020-03-04 17:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] rte_ethdev: safer memory access by calling Rx callback ZY Qiu
2020-03-04 17:56   ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-03-04 18:31     ` tgw_team(腾讯网关团队)
2020-03-05  9:19   ` Bruce Richardson
2020-03-05 11:27     ` Ananyev, Konstantin
2020-03-05 14:23       ` tgw_team(腾讯网关团队)
2020-03-05 14:47       ` Liang, Ma
2020-03-05 15:19         ` Ananyev, Konstantin
2020-03-05 15:42           ` Liang, Ma
2020-03-05 16:47   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] rte_ethdev: safer memory access by calling Rx/Tx callback ZY Qiu
2020-03-05 17:23     ` Jerin Jacob
2020-03-11 12:22     ` Ananyev, Konstantin
2020-03-11 12:26       ` Jerin Jacob
2020-10-01 15:14         ` Ferruh Yigit

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