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// Copyright 2013 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
// found in the LICENSE file.
#include <stddef.h>
#include "mojo/public/system/system_export.h"
namespace mojo {
namespace system {
// This is just forward-declared, with the definition and explicit
// instantiations in the .cc file. This is used by |VerifyUserPointer<T>()|
// below, and you should use that instead.
template <size_t size>
bool MOJO_SYSTEM_EXPORT VerifyUserPointerForSize(const void* pointer,
size_t count);
// Verify that |count * sizeof(T)| bytes can be read from the user |pointer|
// insofar as possible/necessary (note: this is done carefully since |count *
// sizeof(T)| may overflow a |size_t|. |count| may be zero. If |T| is |void|,
// then the size of each element is taken to be a single byte.
// For example, if running in kernel mode, this should be a full verification
// that the given memory is owned and readable by the user process. In user
// mode, if crashes are acceptable, this may do nothing at all (and always
// return true).
template <typename T>
bool VerifyUserPointer(const T* pointer, size_t count) {
return VerifyUserPointerForSize<sizeof(T)>(pointer, count);
// Special-case |T| equals |void| so that the size is in bytes, as indicated
// above.
template <>
inline bool VerifyUserPointer<void>(const void* pointer, size_t count) {
return VerifyUserPointerForSize<1>(pointer, count);
} // namespace system
} // namespace mojo