[v5,08/11] drm/i915: Add dev.i915.perf_event_paranoid sysctl option
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Message ID 20160914141949.27402-9-robert@sixbynine.org
State New
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Commit Message

Robert Bragg Sept. 14, 2016, 2:19 p.m. UTC
Consistent with the kernel.perf_event_paranoid sysctl option that can
allow non-root users to access system wide cpu metrics, this can
optionally allow non-root users to access system wide OA counter metrics
from Gen graphics hardware.

Signed-off-by: Robert Bragg <robert@sixbynine.org>
---
 drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h  |  1 +
 drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c | 45 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
 2 files changed, 45 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Comments

Matthew Auld Oct. 7, 2016, 5:21 p.m. UTC | #1
On 14 September 2016 at 15:19, Robert Bragg <robert@sixbynine.org> wrote:
> Consistent with the kernel.perf_event_paranoid sysctl option that can
> allow non-root users to access system wide cpu metrics, this can
> optionally allow non-root users to access system wide OA counter metrics
> from Gen graphics hardware.
>
> Signed-off-by: Robert Bragg <robert@sixbynine.org>
> ---
>  drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h  |  1 +
>  drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c | 45 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
>  2 files changed, 45 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h
> index f5ddf70..eaba7a9 100644
> --- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h
> +++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h
> @@ -2142,6 +2142,7 @@ struct drm_i915_private {
>                 bool initialized;
>
>                 struct kobject *metrics_kobj;
> +               struct ctl_table_header *sysctl_header;
>
>                 struct mutex lock;
>                 struct list_head streams;
> diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c
> index e890c38..38b13fa 100644
> --- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c
> +++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c
> @@ -62,6 +62,8 @@
>  #define POLL_FREQUENCY 200
>  #define POLL_PERIOD (NSEC_PER_SEC / POLL_FREQUENCY)
>
> +static u32 i915_perf_stream_paranoid = true;
> +
>  /* The maximum exponent the hardware accepts is 63 (essentially it selects one
>   * of the 64bit timestamp bits to trigger reports from) but there's currently
>   * no known use case for sampling as infrequently as once per 47 thousand years.
> @@ -1170,7 +1172,13 @@ int i915_perf_open_ioctl_locked(struct drm_device *dev,
>                 }
>         }
>
> -       if (!specific_ctx && !capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) {
> +       /* Similar to perf's kernel.perf_paranoid_cpu sysctl option
> +        * we check a dev.i915.perf_stream_paranoid sysctl option
> +        * to determine if it's ok to access system wide OA counters
> +        * without CAP_SYS_ADMIN privileges.
> +        */
> +       if (!specific_ctx &&
> +           i915_perf_stream_paranoid && !capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) {
>                 DRM_ERROR("Insufficient privileges to open system-wide i915 perf stream\n");
>                 ret = -EACCES;
>                 goto err_ctx;
> @@ -1417,6 +1425,37 @@ void i915_perf_unregister(struct drm_i915_private *dev_priv)
>         dev_priv->perf.metrics_kobj = NULL;
>  }
>
> +static struct ctl_table oa_table[] = {
> +       {
> +        .procname = "perf_stream_paranoid",
> +        .data = &i915_perf_stream_paranoid,
> +        .maxlen = sizeof(i915_perf_stream_paranoid),
> +        .mode = 0644,
> +        .proc_handler = proc_dointvec,
If this really is just a bool, why not:

  .proc_handler = proc_dointvec_minmax,
  .extra1 = &zero,
  .extra2 = &one

Reviewed-by: Matthew Auld <matthew.auld@intel.com>

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diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h
index f5ddf70..eaba7a9 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_drv.h
@@ -2142,6 +2142,7 @@  struct drm_i915_private {
 		bool initialized;
 
 		struct kobject *metrics_kobj;
+		struct ctl_table_header *sysctl_header;
 
 		struct mutex lock;
 		struct list_head streams;
diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c
index e890c38..38b13fa 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_perf.c
@@ -62,6 +62,8 @@ 
 #define POLL_FREQUENCY 200
 #define POLL_PERIOD (NSEC_PER_SEC / POLL_FREQUENCY)
 
+static u32 i915_perf_stream_paranoid = true;
+
 /* The maximum exponent the hardware accepts is 63 (essentially it selects one
  * of the 64bit timestamp bits to trigger reports from) but there's currently
  * no known use case for sampling as infrequently as once per 47 thousand years.
@@ -1170,7 +1172,13 @@  int i915_perf_open_ioctl_locked(struct drm_device *dev,
 		}
 	}
 
-	if (!specific_ctx && !capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) {
+	/* Similar to perf's kernel.perf_paranoid_cpu sysctl option
+	 * we check a dev.i915.perf_stream_paranoid sysctl option
+	 * to determine if it's ok to access system wide OA counters
+	 * without CAP_SYS_ADMIN privileges.
+	 */
+	if (!specific_ctx &&
+	    i915_perf_stream_paranoid && !capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) {
 		DRM_ERROR("Insufficient privileges to open system-wide i915 perf stream\n");
 		ret = -EACCES;
 		goto err_ctx;
@@ -1417,6 +1425,37 @@  void i915_perf_unregister(struct drm_i915_private *dev_priv)
 	dev_priv->perf.metrics_kobj = NULL;
 }
 
+static struct ctl_table oa_table[] = {
+	{
+	 .procname = "perf_stream_paranoid",
+	 .data = &i915_perf_stream_paranoid,
+	 .maxlen = sizeof(i915_perf_stream_paranoid),
+	 .mode = 0644,
+	 .proc_handler = proc_dointvec,
+	 },
+	{}
+};
+
+static struct ctl_table i915_root[] = {
+	{
+	 .procname = "i915",
+	 .maxlen = 0,
+	 .mode = 0555,
+	 .child = oa_table,
+	 },
+	{}
+};
+
+static struct ctl_table dev_root[] = {
+	{
+	 .procname = "dev",
+	 .maxlen = 0,
+	 .mode = 0555,
+	 .child = i915_root,
+	 },
+	{}
+};
+
 void i915_perf_init(struct drm_i915_private *dev_priv)
 {
 	if (!IS_HASWELL(dev_priv))
@@ -1449,6 +1488,8 @@  void i915_perf_init(struct drm_i915_private *dev_priv)
 	dev_priv->perf.oa.n_builtin_sets =
 		i915_oa_n_builtin_metric_sets_hsw;
 
+	dev_priv->perf.sysctl_header = register_sysctl_table(dev_root);
+
 	dev_priv->perf.initialized = true;
 }
 
@@ -1457,6 +1498,8 @@  void i915_perf_fini(struct drm_i915_private *dev_priv)
 	if (!dev_priv->perf.initialized)
 		return;
 
+	unregister_sysctl_table(dev_priv->perf.sysctl_header);
+
 	memset(&dev_priv->perf.oa.ops, 0, sizeof(dev_priv->perf.oa.ops));
 	dev_priv->perf.initialized = false;
 }