Commit cdf24b42 authored by Nicolai Stange's avatar Nicolai Stange Committed by Herbert Xu

lib/mpi: mpi_read_from_buffer(): sanitize short buffer printk

The first two bytes of the input buffer encode its expected length and
mpi_read_from_buffer() prints a console message if the given buffer is too

However, there are some oddities with how this message is printed:
- It is printed at the default loglevel. This is different from the
  one used in the case that the first two bytes' value is unsupportedly
  large, i.e. KERN_INFO.
- The format specifier '%d' is used for unsigned ints.
- It prints the values of nread and *ret_nread. This is redundant since
  the former is always the latter + 1.

Clean this up as follows:
- Use pr_info() rather than printk() with no loglevel.
- Use the format specifiers '%u' in place if '%d'.
- Do not print the redundant 'nread' but the more helpful 'nbytes' value.
Signed-off-by: default avatarNicolai Stange <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarHerbert Xu <>
parent 7af791e0
......@@ -97,8 +97,8 @@ MPI mpi_read_from_buffer(const void *xbuffer, unsigned *ret_nread)
nbytes = DIV_ROUND_UP(nbits, 8);
if (nbytes + 2 > *ret_nread) {
printk("MPI: mpi larger than buffer nread=%d ret_nread=%d\n",
*ret_nread + 1, *ret_nread);
pr_info("MPI: mpi larger than buffer nbytes=%u ret_nread=%u\n",
nbytes, *ret_nread);
return ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
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