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1 files changed, 9 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/net/bpf_jit_comp.c b/arch/x86/net/bpf_jit_comp.c
index 75991979f667..c080e812ce85 100644
--- a/arch/x86/net/bpf_jit_comp.c
+++ b/arch/x86/net/bpf_jit_comp.c
@@ -193,7 +193,7 @@ struct jit_context {
32 /* space for rbx, r13, r14, r15 */ + \
8 /* space for skb_copy_bits() buffer */)
-#define PROLOGUE_SIZE 51
+#define PROLOGUE_SIZE 48
/* emit x64 prologue code for BPF program and check it's size.
* bpf_tail_call helper will skip it while jumping into another program
@@ -229,11 +229,15 @@ static void emit_prologue(u8 **pprog)
/* mov qword ptr [rbp-X],r15 */
EMIT3_off32(0x4C, 0x89, 0xBD, -STACKSIZE + 24);
- /* clear A and X registers */
- EMIT2(0x31, 0xc0); /* xor eax, eax */
- EMIT3(0x4D, 0x31, 0xED); /* xor r13, r13 */
+ /* Clear the tail call counter (tail_call_cnt): for eBPF tail calls
+ * we need to reset the counter to 0. It's done in two instructions,
+ * resetting rax register to 0 (xor on eax gets 0 extended), and
+ * moving it to the counter location.
+ */
- /* clear tail_cnt: mov qword ptr [rbp-X], rax */
+ /* xor eax, eax */
+ EMIT2(0x31, 0xc0);
+ /* mov qword ptr [rbp-X], rax */
EMIT3_off32(0x48, 0x89, 0x85, -STACKSIZE + 32);
BUILD_BUG_ON(cnt != PROLOGUE_SIZE);