ACK: [Z/A/linux-oem][PATCH] ALSA: hda: Abort capability probe at invalid register read

Aaron Ma aaron.ma at canonical.com
Mon Nov 6 06:32:22 UTC 2017


Clean cherry-pick with limited impacts.

Acked-by: Aaron Ma <aaron.ma at canonical.com>

On 11/06/2017 01:34 PM, Hui Wang wrote:
> From: Takashi Iwai <tiwai at suse.de>
> 
> BugLink: http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1730261
> 
> The loop in snd_hdac_bus_parse_capabilities() may go to nirvana when
> it hits an invalid register value read:
> 
>  BUG: unable to handle kernel paging request at ffffad5dc41f3fff
>  IP: pci_azx_readl+0x5/0x10 [snd_hda_intel]
>  Call Trace:
>   snd_hdac_bus_parse_capabilities+0x3c/0x1f0 [snd_hda_core]
>   azx_probe_continue+0x7d5/0x940 [snd_hda_intel]
>   .....
> 
> This happened on a new Intel machine, and we need to check the value
> and abort the loop accordingly.
> 
> [Note: the fixes tag below indicates only the commit where this patch
>  can be applied; the original problem was introduced even before that
>  commit]
> 
> Fixes: 6720b38420a0 ("ALSA: hda - move bus_parse_capabilities to core")
> Cc: <stable at vger.kernel.org>
> Acked-by: Vinod Koul <vinod.koul at intel.com>
> Signed-off-by: Takashi Iwai <tiwai at suse.de>
> (cherry picked from commit 098a0a62c1554f5a3813ef1b8539563214ada8f6)
> Signed-off-by: Hui Wang <hui.wang at canonical.com>
> ---
>  sound/hda/hdac_controller.c | 5 +++++
>  1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/sound/hda/hdac_controller.c b/sound/hda/hdac_controller.c
> index 978dc18..f6d2985 100644
> --- a/sound/hda/hdac_controller.c
> +++ b/sound/hda/hdac_controller.c
> @@ -284,6 +284,11 @@ int snd_hdac_bus_parse_capabilities(struct hdac_bus *bus)
>  		dev_dbg(bus->dev, "HDA capability ID: 0x%x\n",
>  			(cur_cap & AZX_CAP_HDR_ID_MASK) >> AZX_CAP_HDR_ID_OFF);
>  
> +		if (cur_cap == -1) {
> +			dev_dbg(bus->dev, "Invalid capability reg read\n");
> +			break;
> +		}
> +
>  		switch ((cur_cap & AZX_CAP_HDR_ID_MASK) >> AZX_CAP_HDR_ID_OFF) {
>  		case AZX_ML_CAP_ID:
>  			dev_dbg(bus->dev, "Found ML capability\n");
> 




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