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authorChris J Arges <chris.j.arges@canonical.com>2015-07-21 12:36:33 -0500
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2015-07-21 22:26:03 -0700
commitbac541e46319c2dc6ff9fd5ad6df59cd38686bdb (patch)
parent0470eb99b4721586ccac954faac3fa4472da0845 (diff)
openvswitch: allocate nr_node_ids flow_stats instead of num_possible_nodes
Some architectures like POWER can have a NUMA node_possible_map that contains sparse entries. This causes memory corruption with openvswitch since it allocates flow_cache with a multiple of num_possible_nodes() and assumes the node variable returned by for_each_node will index into flow->stats[node]. Use nr_node_ids to allocate a maximal sparse array instead of num_possible_nodes(). The crash was noticed after 3af229f2 was applied as it changed the node_possible_map to match node_online_map on boot. Fixes: 3af229f2071f5b5cb31664be6109561fbe19c861 Signed-off-by: Chris J Arges <chris.j.arges@canonical.com> Acked-by: Pravin B Shelar <pshelar@nicira.com> Acked-by: Nishanth Aravamudan <nacc@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/net/openvswitch/flow_table.c b/net/openvswitch/flow_table.c
index 4613df8c8290..65523948fb95 100644
--- a/net/openvswitch/flow_table.c
+++ b/net/openvswitch/flow_table.c
@@ -752,7 +752,7 @@ int ovs_flow_init(void)
BUILD_BUG_ON(sizeof(struct sw_flow_key) % sizeof(long));
flow_cache = kmem_cache_create("sw_flow", sizeof(struct sw_flow)
- + (num_possible_nodes()
+ + (nr_node_ids
* sizeof(struct flow_stats *)),
0, 0, NULL);
if (flow_cache == NULL)