x86/entry/64: Really create an error-entry-from-usermode code path [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "x86/entry/64: Really create an error-entry-from-usermode code path" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Fri Jul 3 12:44:27 2015 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5a4fb61 (patch) which is from upstream commit cb6f64e. The same Linux upstream change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find all Linux releases containing changes from upstream cb6f64e.

x86/entry/64: Really create an error-entry-from-usermode code path

commit cb6f64ed5a04036eef07e70b57dd5dd78f2fbcef upstream.

In 539f51136500 ("x86/asm/entry/64: Disentangle error_entry/exit
gsbase/ebx/usermode code"), I arranged the code slightly wrong
-- IRET faults would skip the code path that was intended to
execute on all error entries from user mode.  Fix it up.

While we're at it, make all the labels in error_entry local.

This does not fix a bug, but we'll need it, and it slightly
shrinks the code.

Signed-off-by: Andy Lutomirski <luto@kernel.org>
Cc: Andy Lutomirski <luto@amacapital.net>
Cc: Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de>
Cc: Brian Gerst <brgerst@gmail.com>
Cc: Denys Vlasenko <dvlasenk@redhat.com>
Cc: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>
Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com>
Cc: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>
Cc: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Cc: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Cc: paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/91e17891e49fa3d61357eadc451529ad48143ee1.1435952415.git.luto@kernel.org
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
[bwh: Backported to 3.16 as dependency of commit 18ec54fdd6d1
 "x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations":
 - Adjust filename, context]
Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk>

There are 28 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 arch/x86/kernel/entry_64.S | 28 ++++++++++++++++------------
 1 file changed, 16 insertions(+), 12 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/entry_64.S b/arch/x86/kernel/entry_64.S
index ddee7b2..f5fdc81 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/entry_64.S
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/entry_64.S
@@ -1445,12 +1445,17 @@ ENTRY(error_entry)
    testl $3,CS+8(%rsp)
-   je error_kernelspace
+   jz  .Lerror_kernelspace

-   /* We entered from user mode */
+   /*
+    * We entered from user mode or we're pretending to have entered
+    * from user mode due to an IRET fault.
+    */


@@ -1460,30 +1465,29 @@ error_entry_done:
  * truncated RIP for IRET exceptions returning to compat mode. Check
  * for these here too.
    leaq native_irq_return_iret(%rip),%rcx
    cmpq %rcx,RIP+8(%rsp)
-   je error_bad_iret
+   je  .Lerror_bad_iret
    movl %ecx,%eax  /* zero extend */
    cmpq %rax,RIP+8(%rsp)
-   je bstep_iret
+   je  .Lbstep_iret
    cmpq $gs_change,RIP+8(%rsp)
-   jne error_entry_done
+   jne .Lerror_entry_done

     * hack: gs_change can fail with user gsbase.  If this happens, fix up
     * gsbase and proceed.  We'll fix up the exception and land in
     * gs_change's error handler with kernel gsbase.
-   jmp error_entry_done
+   jmp .Lerror_entry_from_usermode_swapgs

    /* Fix truncated RIP */
    movq %rcx,RIP+8(%rsp)
    /* fall through */

     * We came from an IRET to user mode, so we have user gsbase.
     * Switch to kernel gsbase:
@@ -1497,7 +1501,7 @@ error_bad_iret:
    mov %rsp,%rdi
    call fixup_bad_iret
    mov %rax,%rsp
-   jmp error_entry_done
+   jmp .Lerror_entry_from_usermode_after_swapgs

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