[PATCH v3 22/25] misc: fastrpc: fix common struct sg_table related issues

Marek Szyprowski m.szyprowski at samsung.com
Tue May 5 08:46:11 UTC 2020

The Documentation/DMA-API-HOWTO.txt states that dma_map_sg returns the
numer of the created entries in the DMA address space. However the
subsequent calls to dma_sync_sg_for_{device,cpu} and dma_unmap_sg must be
called with the original number of the entries passed to dma_map_sg. The
sg_table->nents in turn holds the result of the dma_map_sg call as stated
in include/linux/scatterlist.h. A common mistake was to ignore a result
of the dma_map_sg function and don't use the sg_table->orig_nents at all.

To avoid such issues, lets use common dma-mapping wrappers operating
directly on the struct sg_table objects and adjust references to the
nents and orig_nents respectively.

Signed-off-by: Marek Szyprowski <m.szyprowski at samsung.com>
For more information, see '[PATCH v3 00/25] DRM: fix struct sg_table nents
vs. orig_nents misuse' thread: https://lkml.org/lkml/2020/5/5/187
 drivers/misc/fastrpc.c | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/misc/fastrpc.c b/drivers/misc/fastrpc.c
index e3e085e..0a3e02aa 100644
--- a/drivers/misc/fastrpc.c
+++ b/drivers/misc/fastrpc.c
@@ -518,7 +518,7 @@ static struct fastrpc_invoke_ctx *fastrpc_context_alloc(
 	table = &a->sgt;
-	if (!dma_map_sg(attachment->dev, table->sgl, table->nents, dir))
+	if (!dma_map_sgtable(attachment->dev, table, dir))
 		return ERR_PTR(-ENOMEM);
 	return table;
@@ -528,7 +528,7 @@ static void fastrpc_unmap_dma_buf(struct dma_buf_attachment *attach,
 				  struct sg_table *table,
 				  enum dma_data_direction dir)
-	dma_unmap_sg(attach->dev, table->sgl, table->nents, dir);
+	dma_unmap_sgtable(attach->dev, table, dir);
 static void fastrpc_release(struct dma_buf *dmabuf)

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