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authorNaoya Horiguchi <n-horiguchi@ah.jp.nec.com>2010-07-02 14:47:20 +0900
committerAndi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>2010-08-11 09:23:48 +0200
commit28957a5467bab9ed51a237d21e31055fad987887 (patch)
tree1bc0a2bee4744516fb9874e36bbd7eb6cd9020b3 /mm
parente3390f67a7267daa227380b6f1bbf13c7ddd4aff (diff)
hugetlb: add missing unlock in avoidcopy path in hugetlb_cow()
This patch fixes possible deadlock in hugepage lock_page() by adding missing unlock_page(). libhugetlbfs test will hit this bug when the next patch in this patchset ("hugetlb, HWPOISON: move PG_HWPoison bit check") is applied. Signed-off-by: Naoya Horiguchi <n-horiguchi@ah.jp.nec.com> Signed-off-by: Jun'ichi Nomura <j-nomura@ce.jp.nec.com> Acked-by: Fengguang Wu <fengguang.wu@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'mm')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/mm/hugetlb.c b/mm/hugetlb.c
index 3c275ffd32a7..303fb0c02364 100644
--- a/mm/hugetlb.c
+++ b/mm/hugetlb.c
@@ -2324,9 +2324,11 @@ retry_avoidcopy:
* and just make the page writable */
avoidcopy = (page_mapcount(old_page) == 1);
if (avoidcopy) {
- if (!trylock_page(old_page))
+ if (!trylock_page(old_page)) {
if (PageAnon(old_page))
page_move_anon_rmap(old_page, vma, address);
+ } else
+ unlock_page(old_page);
set_huge_ptep_writable(vma, address, ptep);
return 0;

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