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[PATCH for v4.9 LTS 71/86] x86/mpx: Use compatible types in comparison to fix sparse error




From: Tobias Klauser <tklauser@xxxxxxxxxx>

[ Upstream commit 453828625731d0ba7218242ef6ec88f59408f368 ]

info->si_addr is of type void __user *, so it should be compared against
something from the same address space.

This fixes the following sparse error:

  arch/x86/mm/mpx.c:296:27: error: incompatible types in comparison expression (different address spaces)

Signed-off-by: Tobias Klauser <tklauser@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <alexander.levin@xxxxxxxxxxx>
---
 arch/x86/mm/mpx.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/mm/mpx.c b/arch/x86/mm/mpx.c
index e4f800999b32..3e7c489e1f55 100644
--- a/arch/x86/mm/mpx.c
+++ b/arch/x86/mm/mpx.c
@@ -293,7 +293,7 @@ siginfo_t *mpx_generate_siginfo(struct pt_regs *regs)
 	 * We were not able to extract an address from the instruction,
 	 * probably because there was something invalid in it.
 	 */
-	if (info->si_addr == (void *)-1) {
+	if (info->si_addr == (void __user *)-1) {
 		err = -EINVAL;
 		goto err_out;
 	}
-- 
2.11.0