Specifying the aligned attributes to the char recovi[PAGE_SIZE]
and char recovi[PAGE_SIZE] arrays, so that all malloc memory is page
boundary aligned.

Without these alignment attributes, the test causes a segfault in
userspace when the NDISKS are changed to 4 from 16.

Cc: H. Peter Anvin <h...@zytor.com>
Cc: Yu-cheng Yu <yu-cheng...@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Gayatri Kammela <gayatri.kamm...@intel.com>
---
 lib/raid6/test/test.c | 5 +++--
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/lib/raid6/test/test.c b/lib/raid6/test/test.c
index 3bebbabdb510..32a00f11ac50 100644
--- a/lib/raid6/test/test.c
+++ b/lib/raid6/test/test.c
@@ -21,12 +21,13 @@
 
 #define NDISKS         16      /* Including P and Q */
 
-const char raid6_empty_zero_page[PAGE_SIZE] __attribute__((aligned(256)));
+const char raid6_empty_zero_page[PAGE_SIZE] 
__attribute__((aligned(PAGE_SIZE)));
 struct raid6_calls raid6_call;
 
 char *dataptrs[NDISKS];
 char data[NDISKS][PAGE_SIZE];
-char recovi[PAGE_SIZE], recovj[PAGE_SIZE];
+char recovi[PAGE_SIZE] __attribute__((aligned(PAGE_SIZE)));
+char recovj[PAGE_SIZE] __attribute__((aligned(PAGE_SIZE)));
 
 static void makedata(int start, int stop)
 {
-- 
2.7.4

Reply via email to