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2008-12-10KSYM_SYMBOL_LEN fixesHugh Dickins1-1/+1
Miles Lane tailing /sys files hit a BUG which Pekka Enberg has tracked to my 966c8c12dc9e77f931e2281ba25d2f0244b06949 sprint_symbol(): use less stack exposing a bug in slub's list_locations() - kallsyms_lookup() writes a 0 to namebuf[KSYM_NAME_LEN-1], but that was beyond the end of page provided. The 100 slop which list_locations() allows at end of page looks roughly enough for all the other stuff it might print after the symbol before it checks again: break out KSYM_SYMBOL_LEN earlier than before. Latencytop and ftrace and are using KSYM_NAME_LEN buffers where they need KSYM_SYMBOL_LEN buffers, and vmallocinfo a 2*KSYM_NAME_LEN buffer where it wants a KSYM_SYMBOL_LEN buffer: fix those before anyone copies them. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: ftrace.h needs module.h] Signed-off-by: Hugh Dickins <hugh@veritas.com> Cc: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux-foundation.org> Cc Miles Lane <miles.lane@gmail.com> Acked-by: Pekka Enberg <penberg@cs.helsinki.fi> Acked-by: Steven Rostedt <srostedt@redhat.com> Acked-by: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-10inotify: fix IN_ONESHOT unmount event watcherDmitri Monakhov1-0/+2
On umount two event will be dispatched to watcher: 1: inotify_dev_queue_event(.., IN_UNMOUNT,..) 2: remove_watch(watch, dev) ->inotify_dev_queue_event(.., IN_IGNORED, ..) But if watcher has IN_ONESHOT bit set then the watcher will be released inside first event. Which result in accessing invalid object later. IMHO it is not pure regression. This bug wasn't triggered while initial inotify interface testing phase because of another bug in IN_ONESHOT handling logic :) commit ac74c00e499ed276a965e5b5600667d5dc04a84a Author: Ulisses Furquim <ulissesf@gmail.com> Date: Fri Feb 8 04:18:16 2008 -0800 inotify: fix check for one-shot watches before destroying them As the IN_ONESHOT bit is never set when an event is sent we must check it in the watch's mask and not in the event's mask. TESTCASE: mkdir mnt mount -ttmpfs none mnt mkdir mnt/d ./inotify mnt/d& umount mnt ## << lockup or crash here TESTSOURCE: /* gcc -oinotify inotify.c */ #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <sys/inotify.h> int main(int argc, char **argv) { char buf[1024]; struct inotify_event *ie; char *p; int i; ssize_t l; p = argv[1]; i = inotify_init(); inotify_add_watch(i, p, ~0); l = read(i, buf, sizeof(buf)); printf("read %d bytes\n", l); ie = (struct inotify_event *) buf; printf("event mask: %d\n", ie->mask); return 0; } Signed-off-by: Dmitri Monakhov <dmonakhov@openvz.org> Cc: John McCutchan <ttb@tentacle.dhs.org> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Cc: Robert Love <rlove@google.com> Cc: Ulisses Furquim <ulissesf@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-10pagemap: fix 32-bit pagemap regressionMatt Mackall1-2/+2
The large pages fix from bcf8039ed45 broke 32-bit pagemap by pulling the pagemap entry code out into a function with the wrong return type. Pagemap entries are 64 bits on all systems and unsigned long is only 32 bits on 32-bit systems. Signed-off-by: Matt Mackall <mpm@selenic.com> Reported-by: Doug Graham <dgraham@nortel.com> Cc: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com> Cc: Dave Hansen <dave@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> [2.6.26.x, 2.6.27.x] Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-10revert "percpu_counter: new function percpu_counter_sum_and_set"Andrew Morton1-2/+2
Revert commit e8ced39d5e8911c662d4d69a342b9d053eaaac4e Author: Mingming Cao <cmm@us.ibm.com> Date: Fri Jul 11 19:27:31 2008 -0400 percpu_counter: new function percpu_counter_sum_and_set As described in revert "percpu counter: clean up percpu_counter_sum_and_set()" the new percpu_counter_sum_and_set() is racy against updates to the cpu-local accumulators on other CPUs. Revert that change. This means that ext4 will be slow again. But correct. Reported-by: Eric Dumazet <dada1@cosmosbay.com> Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Cc: Mingming Cao <cmm@us.ibm.com> Cc: <linux-ext4@vger.kernel.org> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> [2.6.27.x] Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-10revert "percpu counter: clean up percpu_counter_sum_and_set()"Andrew Morton1-2/+2
Revert commit 1f7c14c62ce63805f9574664a6c6de3633d4a354 Author: Mingming Cao <cmm@us.ibm.com> Date: Thu Oct 9 12:50:59 2008 -0400 percpu counter: clean up percpu_counter_sum_and_set() Before this patch we had the following: percpu_counter_sum(): return the percpu_counter's value percpu_counter_sum_and_set(): return the percpu_counter's value, copying that value into the central value and zeroing the per-cpu counters before returning. After this patch, percpu_counter_sum_and_set() has gone, and percpu_counter_sum() gets the old percpu_counter_sum_and_set() functionality. Problem is, as Eric points out, the old percpu_counter_sum_and_set() functionality was racy and wrong. It zeroes out counters on "other" cpus, without holding any locks which will prevent races agaist updates from those other CPUS. This patch reverts 1f7c14c62ce63805f9574664a6c6de3633d4a354. This means that percpu_counter_sum_and_set() still has the race, but percpu_counter_sum() does not. Note that this is not a simple revert - ext4 has since started using percpu_counter_sum() for its dirty_blocks counter as well. Note that this revert patch changes percpu_counter_sum() semantics. Before the patch, a call to percpu_counter_sum() will bring the counter's central counter mostly up-to-date, so a following percpu_counter_read() will return a close value. After this patch, a call to percpu_counter_sum() will leave the counter's central accumulator unaltered, so a subsequent call to percpu_counter_read() can now return a significantly inaccurate result. If there is any code in the tree which was introduced after e8ced39d5e8911c662d4d69a342b9d053eaaac4e was merged, and which depends upon the new percpu_counter_sum() semantics, that code will break. Reported-by: Eric Dumazet <dada1@cosmosbay.com> Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Cc: Mingming Cao <cmm@us.ibm.com> Cc: <linux-ext4@vger.kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-08EXPORTFS: handle NULL returns from fh_to_dentry()/fh_to_parent()J. Bruce Fields1-0/+4
While 440037287c5 "[PATCH] switch all filesystems over to d_obtain_alias" removed some cases where fh_to_dentry() and fh_to_parent() could return NULL, there are still a few NULL returns left in individual filesystems. Thus it was a mistake for that commit to remove the handling of NULL returns in the callers. Revert those parts of 440037287c5 which removed the NULL handling. (We could, alternatively, modify all implementations to return -ESTALE instead of NULL, but that proves to require fixing a number of filesystems, and in some cases it's arguably more natural to return NULL.) Thanks to David for original patch and Linus, Christoph, and Hugh for review. Signed-off-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@citi.umich.edu> Cc: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com> Cc: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> Cc: Hugh Dickins <hugh@veritas.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-05Fix a race condition in FASYNC handlingJonathan Corbet2-4/+15
Changeset a238b790d5f99c7832f9b73ac8847025815b85f7 (Call fasync() functions without the BKL) introduced a race which could leave file->f_flags in a state inconsistent with what the underlying driver/filesystem believes. Revert that change, and also fix the same races in ioctl_fioasync() and ioctl_fionbio(). This is a minimal, short-term fix; the real fix will not involve the BKL. Reported-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com> Cc: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-04Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-5/+16
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/bdev * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/bdev: [PATCH] fix bogus argument of blkdev_put() in pktcdvd [PATCH 2/2] documnt FMODE_ constants [PATCH 1/2] kill FMODE_NDELAY_NOW [PATCH] clean up blkdev_get a little bit [PATCH] Fix block dev compat ioctl handling [PATCH] kill obsolete temporary comment in swsusp_close()
2008-12-05[XFS] Fix hang after disallowed rename across directory quota domainsDave Chinner1-1/+1
When project quota is active and is being used for directory tree quota control, we disallow rename outside the current directory tree. This requires a check to be made after all the inodes involved in the rename are locked. We fail to unlock the inodes correctly if we disallow the rename when the target is outside the current directory tree. This results in a hang on the next access to the inodes involved in failed rename. Reported-by: Arkadiusz Miskiewicz <arekm@maven.pl> Signed-off-by: Dave Chinner <david@fromorbit.com> Tested-by: Arkadiusz Miskiewicz <arekm@maven.pl> Signed-off-by: Lachlan McIlroy <lachlan@sgi.com>
2008-12-04[PATCH 1/2] kill FMODE_NDELAY_NOWChristoph Hellwig1-1/+9
Update FMODE_NDELAY before each ioctl call so that we can kill the magic FMODE_NDELAY_NOW. It would be even better to do this directly in setfl(), but for that we'd need to have FMODE_NDELAY for all files, not just block special files. Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2008-12-04[PATCH] clean up blkdev_get a little bitChristoph Hellwig1-4/+7
The way the bd_claim for the FMODE_EXCL case is implemented is rather confusing. Clean it up to the most logical style. Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2008-12-03Merge branch 'for-2.6.28' of git://linux-nfs.org/~bfields/linuxLinus Torvalds4-2/+5
* 'for-2.6.28' of git://linux-nfs.org/~bfields/linux: NLM: client-side nlm_lookup_host() should avoid matching on srcaddr nfsd: use of unitialized list head on error exit in nfs4recover.c Add a reference to sunrpc in svc_addsock nfsd: clean up grace period on early exit
2008-12-02Merge branch 'linux-next' of git://git.infradead.org/ubifs-2.6Linus Torvalds14-109/+221
* 'linux-next' of git://git.infradead.org/ubifs-2.6: UBIFS: pre-allocate bulk-read buffer UBIFS: do not allocate too much UBIFS: do not print scary memory allocation warnings UBIFS: allow for gaps when dirtying the LPT UBIFS: fix compilation warnings MAINTAINERS: change UBI/UBIFS git tree URLs UBIFS: endian handling fixes and annotations UBIFS: remove printk
2008-12-01ntfs: don't fool kernel-docRandy Dunlap1-6/+2
kernel-doc handles macros now (it has for quite some time), so change the ntfs_debug() macro's kernel-doc to be just before the macro instead of before a phony function prototype. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: coding-style fixes] Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Cc: Anton Altaparmakov <aia21@cantab.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-01epoll: introduce resource usage limitsDavide Libenzi1-8/+77
It has been thought that the per-user file descriptors limit would also limit the resources that a normal user can request via the epoll interface. Vegard Nossum reported a very simple program (a modified version attached) that can make a normal user to request a pretty large amount of kernel memory, well within the its maximum number of fds. To solve such problem, default limits are now imposed, and /proc based configuration has been introduced. A new directory has been created, named /proc/sys/fs/epoll/ and inside there, there are two configuration points: max_user_instances = Maximum number of devices - per user max_user_watches = Maximum number of "watched" fds - per user The current default for "max_user_watches" limits the memory used by epoll to store "watches", to 1/32 of the amount of the low RAM. As example, a 256MB 32bit machine, will have "max_user_watches" set to roughly 90000. That should be enough to not break existing heavy epoll users. The default value for "max_user_instances" is set to 128, that should be enough too. This also changes the userspace, because a new error code can now come out from EPOLL_CTL_ADD (-ENOSPC). The EMFILE from epoll_create() was already listed, so that should be ok. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: use get_current_user()] Signed-off-by: Davide Libenzi <davidel@xmailserver.org> Cc: Michael Kerrisk <mtk.manpages@gmail.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Cc: Cyrill Gorcunov <gorcunov@gmail.com> Reported-by: Vegard Nossum <vegardno@ifi.uio.no> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-12-01ocfs2: fix regression in ocfs2_read_blocks_sync()Mark Fasheh1-11/+4
We're panicing in ocfs2_read_blocks_sync() if a jbd-managed buffer is seen. At first glance, this seems ok but in reality it can happen. My test case was to just run 'exorcist'. A struct inode is being pushed out of memory but is then re-read at a later time, before the buffer has been checkpointed by jbd. This causes a BUG to be hit in ocfs2_read_blocks_sync(). Reviewed-by: Joel Becker <joel.becker@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh@suse.com>
2008-12-01ocfs2: fix return value set in init_dlmfs_fs()Coly Li1-1/+3
In init_dlmfs_fs(), if calling kmem_cache_create() failed, the code will use return value from calling bdi_init(). The correct behavior should be set status as -ENOMEM before going to "bail:". Signed-off-by: Coly Li <coyli@suse.de> Acked-by: Sunil Mushran <sunil.mushran@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh@suse.com>
2008-12-01ocfs2: fix wake_up in unlock_astDavid Teigland1-2/+1
In ocfs2_unlock_ast(), call wake_up() on lockres before releasing the spin lock on it. As soon as the spin lock is released, the lockres can be freed. Signed-off-by: David Teigland <teigland@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh@suse.com>
2008-12-01ocfs2: initialize stack_user lvbptrDavid Teigland1-0/+3
The locking_state dump, ocfs2_dlm_seq_show, reads the lvb on locks where it has not yet been initialized by a lock call. Signed-off-by: David Teigland <teigland@redhat.com> Acked-by: Joel Becker <joel.becker@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh@suse.com>
2008-12-01ocfs2: comments typo fixColy Li2-2/+2
This patch fixes two typos in comments of ocfs2. Signed-off-by: Coly Li <coyli@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh@suse.com>
2008-11-30Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6Linus Torvalds1-21/+56
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6: [CIFS] fix regression in cifs_write_begin/cifs_write_end
2008-11-27udf: Fix BUG_ON() in destroy_inode()Jan Kara2-0/+2
udf_clear_inode() can leave behind buffers on mapping's i_private list (when we truncated preallocation). Call invalidate_inode_buffers() so that the list is properly cleaned-up before we return from udf_clear_inode(). This is ugly and suggest that we should cleanup preallocation earlier than in clear_inode() but currently there's no such call available since drop_inode() is called under inode lock and thus is unusable for disk operations. Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>
2008-11-26[CIFS] fix regression in cifs_write_begin/cifs_write_endJeff Layton1-21/+56
The conversion to write_begin/write_end interfaces had a bug where we were passing a bad parameter to cifs_readpage_worker. Rather than passing the page offset of the start of the write, we needed to pass the offset of the beginning of the page. This was reliably showing up as data corruption in the fsx-linux test from LTP. It also became evident that this code was occasionally doing unnecessary read calls. Optimize those away by using the PG_checked flag to indicate that the unwritten part of the page has been initialized. CC: Nick Piggin <npiggin@suse.de> Acked-by: Dave Kleikamp <shaggy@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-24NLM: client-side nlm_lookup_host() should avoid matching on srcaddrChuck Lever1-1/+2
Since commit c98451bd, the loop in nlm_lookup_host() unconditionally compares the host's h_srcaddr field to the incoming source address. For client-side nlm_host entries, both are always AF_UNSPEC, so this check is unnecessary. Since commit 781b61a6, which added support for AF_INET6 addresses to nlm_cmp_addr(), nlm_cmp_addr() now returns FALSE for AF_UNSPEC addresses, which causes nlm_lookup_host() to create a fresh nlm_host entry every time it is called on the client. These extra entries will eventually expire once the server is unmounted, so the impact of this regression, introduced with lockd IPv6 support in 2.6.28, should be minor. We could fix this by adding an arm in nlm_cmp_addr() for AF_UNSPEC addresses, but really, nlm_lookup_host() shouldn't be matching on the srcaddr field for client-side nlm_host lookups. Signed-off-by: Chuck Lever <chuck.lever@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@citi.umich.edu>
2008-11-24nfsd: use of unitialized list head on error exit in nfs4recover.cJ. Bruce Fields1-1/+1
Thanks to Matthew Dodd for this bug report: A file label issue while running SELinux in MLS mode provoked the following bug, which is a result of use before init on a 'struct list_head'. In nfsd4_list_rec_dir() if the call to dentry_open() fails the 'goto out' skips INIT_LIST_HEAD() which results in the normally improbable case where list_entry() returns NULL. Trace follows. NFSD: Using /var/lib/nfs/v4recovery as the NFSv4 state recovery directory SELinux: Context unconfined_t:object_r:var_lib_nfs_t:s0 is not valid (left unmapped). type=1400 audit(1227298063.609:282): avc: denied { read } for pid=1890 comm="rpc.nfsd" name="v4recovery" dev=dm-0 ino=148726 scontext=system_u:system_r:nfsd_t:s0-s15:c0.c1023 tcontext=system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t:s15:c0.c1023 tclass=dir BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 00000004 IP: [<c050894e>] list_del+0x6/0x60 *pde = 0d9ce067 *pte = 00000000 Oops: 0000 [#1] SMP Modules linked in: nfsd lockd nfs_acl auth_rpcgss exportfs autofs4 sunrpc ipv6 dm_multipath scsi_dh ppdev parport_pc sg parport floppy ata_piix pata_acpi ata_generic libata pcnet32 i2c_piix4 mii pcspkr i2c_core dm_snapshot dm_zero dm_mirror dm_log dm_mod BusLogic sd_mod scsi_mod crc_t10dif ext3 jbd mbcache uhci_hcd ohci_hcd ehci_hcd [last unloaded: microcode] Pid: 1890, comm: rpc.nfsd Not tainted ( #1) EIP: 0060:[<c050894e>] EFLAGS: 00010217 CPU: 0 EIP is at list_del+0x6/0x60 EAX: 00000000 EBX: 00000000 ECX: 00000000 EDX: cd99e480 ESI: cf9caed8 EDI: 00000000 EBP: cf9caebc ESP: cf9caeb8 DS: 007b ES: 007b FS: 00d8 GS: 0033 SS: 0068 Process rpc.nfsd (pid: 1890, ti=cf9ca000 task=cf4de580 task.ti=cf9ca000) Stack: 00000000 cf9caef0 d0a9f139 c0496d04 d0a9f217 fffffff3 00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000 cf32b220 00000000 00000008 00000801 cf9caefc d0a9f193 00000000 cf9caf08 d0a9b6ea 00000000 cf9caf1c d0a874f2 cf9c3004 00000008 Call Trace: [<d0a9f139>] ? nfsd4_list_rec_dir+0xf3/0x13a [nfsd] [<c0496d04>] ? do_path_lookup+0x12d/0x175 [<d0a9f217>] ? load_recdir+0x0/0x26 [nfsd] [<d0a9f193>] ? nfsd4_recdir_load+0x13/0x34 [nfsd] [<d0a9b6ea>] ? nfs4_state_start+0x2a/0xc5 [nfsd] [<d0a874f2>] ? nfsd_svc+0x51/0xff [nfsd] [<d0a87f2d>] ? write_svc+0x0/0x1e [nfsd] [<d0a87f48>] ? write_svc+0x1b/0x1e [nfsd] [<d0a87854>] ? nfsctl_transaction_write+0x3a/0x61 [nfsd] [<c04b6a4e>] ? sys_nfsservctl+0x116/0x154 [<c04975c1>] ? putname+0x24/0x2f [<c04975c1>] ? putname+0x24/0x2f [<c048d49f>] ? do_sys_open+0xad/0xb7 [<c048d337>] ? filp_close+0x50/0x5a [<c048d4eb>] ? sys_open+0x1e/0x26 [<c0403cca>] ? syscall_call+0x7/0xb [<c064007b>] ? init_cyrix+0x185/0x490 ======================= Code: 75 e1 8b 53 08 8d 4b 04 8d 46 04 e8 75 00 00 00 8b 53 10 8d 4b 0c 8d 46 0c e8 67 00 00 00 5b 5e 5f 5d c3 90 90 55 89 e5 53 89 c3 <8b> 40 04 8b 00 39 d8 74 16 50 53 68 3e d6 6f c0 6a 30 68 78 d6 EIP: [<c050894e>] list_del+0x6/0x60 SS:ESP 0068:cf9caeb8 ---[ end trace a89c4ad091c4ad53 ]--- Cc: Matthew N. Dodd <Matthew.Dodd@spart.com> Signed-off-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@citi.umich.edu>
2008-11-24nfsd: clean up grace period on early exitJ. Bruce Fields2-0/+2
If nfsd was shut down before the grace period ended, we could end up with a freed object still on grace_list. Thanks to Jeff Moyer for reporting the resulting list corruption warnings. Signed-off-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@citi.umich.edu> Tested-by: Jeff Moyer <jmoyer@redhat.com>
2008-11-21UBIFS: pre-allocate bulk-read bufferArtem Bityutskiy3-18/+76
To avoid memory allocation failure during bulk-read, pre-allocate a bulk-read buffer, so that if there is only one bulk-reader at a time, it would just use the pre-allocated buffer and would not do any memory allocation. However, if there are more than 1 bulk- reader, then only one reader would use the pre-allocated buffer, while the other reader would allocate the buffer for itself. Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com>
2008-11-21UBIFS: do not allocate too muchArtem Bityutskiy4-33/+60
Bulk-read allocates 128KiB or more using kmalloc. The allocation starts failing often when the memory gets fragmented. UBIFS still works fine in this case, because it falls-back to standard (non-optimized) read method, though. This patch teaches bulk-read to allocate exactly the amount of memory it needs, instead of allocating 128KiB every time. This patch is also a preparation to the further fix where we'll have a pre-allocated bulk-read buffer as well. For example, now the @bu object is prepared in 'ubifs_bulk_read()', so we could path either pre-allocated or allocated information to 'ubifs_do_bulk_read()' later. Or teaching 'ubifs_do_bulk_read()' not to allocate 'bu->buf' if it is already there. Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com>
2008-11-21UBIFS: do not print scary memory allocation warningsArtem Bityutskiy3-8/+15
Bulk-read allocates a lot of memory with 'kmalloc()', and when it is/gets fragmented 'kmalloc()' fails with a scarry warning. But because bulk-read is just an optimization, UBIFS keeps working fine. Supress the warning by passing __GFP_NOWARN option to 'kmalloc()'. This patch also introduces a macro for the magic 128KiB constant. This is just neater. Note, this is not really fixes the problem we had, but just hides the warnings. The further patches fix the problem. Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com>
2008-11-20Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6Linus Torvalds6-11/+36
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6: [CIFS] Do not attempt to close invalidated file handles [CIFS] fix check for dead tcon in smb_init
2008-11-20[CIFS] Do not attempt to close invalidated file handlesSteve French4-9/+30
If a connection with open file handles has gone down and come back up and reconnected without reopening the file handle yet, do not attempt to send an SMB close request for this handle in cifs_close. We were checking for the connection being invalid in cifs_close but since the connection may have been reconnected we also need to check whether the file handle was marked invalid (otherwise we could close the wrong file handle by accident). Acked-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-19hostfs: fix a duplicated global function nameWANG Cong3-4/+4
fs/hostfs/hostfs_user.c defines do_readlink() as non-static, and so does fs/xfs/linux-2.6/xfs_ioctl.c when CONFIG_XFS_DEBUG=y. So rename do_readlink() in hostfs to hostfs_do_readlink(). I think it's better if XFS guys will also rename their do_readlink(), it's not necessary to use such a general name. Signed-off-by: WANG Cong <wangcong@zeuux.org> Cc: Jeff Dike <jdike@addtoit.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-11-19don't unlink an active swapfileHugh Dickins1-1/+1
Peter Cordes is sorry that he rm'ed his swapfiles while they were in use, he then had no pathname to swapoff. It's a curious little oversight, but not one worth a lot of hackery. Kudos to Willy Tarreau for turning this around from a discussion of synthetic pathnames to how to prevent unlink. Mimic immutable: prohibit unlinking an active swapfile in may_delete() (and don't worry my little head over the tiny race window). Signed-off-by: Hugh Dickins <hugh@veritas.com> Cc: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu> Acked-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> Cc: Peter Cordes <peter@cordes.ca> Cc: Bodo Eggert <7eggert@gmx.de> Cc: David Newall <davidn@davidnewall.com> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-11-19eCryptfs: Allocate up to two scatterlists for crypto ops on keysMichael Halcrow1-17/+14
I have received some reports of out-of-memory errors on some older AMD architectures. These errors are what I would expect to see if crypt_stat->key were split between two separate pages. eCryptfs should not assume that any of the memory sent through virt_to_scatterlist() is all contained in a single page, and so this patch allocates two scatterlist structs instead of one when processing keys. I have received confirmation from one person affected by this bug that this patch resolves the issue for him, and so I am submitting it for inclusion in a future stable release. Note that virt_to_scatterlist() runs sg_init_table() on the scatterlist structs passed to it, so the calls to sg_init_table() in decrypt_passphrase_encrypted_session_key() are redundant. Signed-off-by: Michael Halcrow <mhalcrow@us.ibm.com> Reported-by: Paulo J. S. Silva <pjssilva@ime.usp.br> Cc: "Leon Woestenberg" <leon.woestenberg@gmail.com> Cc: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner@canonical.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-11-18[CIFS] fix check for dead tcon in smb_initSteve French2-2/+6
This was recently changed to check for need_reconnect, but should actually be a check for a tidStatus of CifsExiting. Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-18block/md: fix md autodetectionTejun Heo1-1/+1
Block ext devt conversion missed md_autodetect_dev() call in rescan_partitions() leaving md autodetect unable to see partitions. Fix it. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Cc: Neil Brown <neilb@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <jens.axboe@oracle.com>
2008-11-18block: make add_partition() return pointer to hd_structTejun Heo1-12/+13
Make add_partition() return pointer to the new hd_struct on success and ERR_PTR() value on failure. This change will be used to fix md autodetection bug. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Cc: Neil Brown <neilb@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <jens.axboe@oracle.com>
2008-11-18block: fix add_partition() error pathTejun Heo1-1/+3
Partition stats structure was not freed on devt allocation failure path. Fix it. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <jens.axboe@oracle.com>
2008-11-17Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6Linus Torvalds9-716/+765
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/sfrench/cifs-2.6: prevent cifs_writepages() from skipping unwritten pages Fixed parsing of mount options when doing DFS submount [CIFS] Fix check for tcon seal setting and fix oops on failed mount from earlier patch [CIFS] Fix build break cifs: reinstate sharing of tree connections [CIFS] minor cleanup to cifs_mount cifs: reinstate sharing of SMB sessions sans races cifs: disable sharing session and tcon and add new TCP sharing code [CIFS] clean up server protocol handling [CIFS] remove unused list, add new cifs sock list to prepare for mount/umount fix [CIFS] Fix cifs reconnection flags [CIFS] Can't rely on iov length and base when kernel_recvmsg returns error
2008-11-18prevent cifs_writepages() from skipping unwritten pagesDave Kleikamp1-1/+4
Fixes a data corruption under heavy stress in which pages could be left dirty after all open instances of a inode have been closed. In order to write contiguous pages whenever possible, cifs_writepages() asks pagevec_lookup_tag() for more pages than it may write at one time. Normally, it then resets index just past the last page written before calling pagevec_lookup_tag() again. If cifs_writepages() can't write the first page returned, it wasn't resetting index, and the next call to pagevec_lookup_tag() resulted in skipping all of the pages it previously returned, even though cifs_writepages() did nothing with them. This can result in data loss when the file descriptor is about to be closed. This patch ensures that index gets set back to the next returned page so that none get skipped. Signed-off-by: Dave Kleikamp <shaggy@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Acked-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Cc: Shirish S Pargaonkar <shirishp@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-18Fixed parsing of mount options when doing DFS submountIgor Mammedov2-27/+83
Since these hit the same routines, and are relatively small, it is easier to review them as one patch. Fixed incorrect handling of the last option in some cases Fixed prefixpath handling convert path_consumed into host depended string length (in bytes) Use non default separator if it is provided in the original mount options Acked-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Igor Mammedov <niallain@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-17[CIFS] Fix check for tcon seal setting and fix oops on failed mount from ↵Steve French1-3/+4
earlier patch set tcon->ses earlier If the inital tree connect fails, we'll end up calling cifs_put_smb_ses with a NULL pointer. Fix it by setting the tcon->ses earlier. Acked-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-17[CIFS] Fix build breakSteve French1-2/+2
Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-17cifs: reinstate sharing of tree connectionsJeff Layton6-218/+249
Use a similar approach to the SMB session sharing. Add a list of tcons attached to each SMB session. Move the refcount to non-atomic. Protect all of the above with the cifs_tcp_ses_lock. Add functions to properly find and put references to the tcons. Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-16Fix broken ownership of /proc/sys/ filesAl Viro1-0/+1
D'oh... Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Reported-and-tested-by: Peter Palfrader <peter@palfrader.org> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-11-15Fix inotify watch removal/umount racesAl Viro1-6/+144
Inotify watch removals suck violently. To kick the watch out we need (in this order) inode->inotify_mutex and ih->mutex. That's fine if we have a hold on inode; however, for all other cases we need to make damn sure we don't race with umount. We can *NOT* just grab a reference to a watch - inotify_unmount_inodes() will happily sail past it and we'll end with reference to inode potentially outliving its superblock. Ideally we just want to grab an active reference to superblock if we can; that will make sure we won't go into inotify_umount_inodes() until we are done. Cleanup is just deactivate_super(). However, that leaves a messy case - what if we *are* racing with umount() and active references to superblock can't be acquired anymore? We can bump ->s_count, grab ->s_umount, which will almost certainly wait until the superblock is shut down and the watch in question is pining for fjords. That's fine, but there is a problem - we might have hit the window between ->s_active getting to 0 / ->s_count - below S_BIAS (i.e. the moment when superblock is past the point of no return and is heading for shutdown) and the moment when deactivate_super() acquires ->s_umount. We could just do drop_super() yield() and retry, but that's rather antisocial and this stuff is luser-triggerable. OTOH, having grabbed ->s_umount and having found that we'd got there first (i.e. that ->s_root is non-NULL) we know that we won't race with inotify_umount_inodes(). So we could grab a reference to watch and do the rest as above, just with drop_super() instead of deactivate_super(), right? Wrong. We had to drop ih->mutex before we could grab ->s_umount. So the watch could've been gone already. That still can be dealt with - we need to save watch->wd, do idr_find() and compare its result with our pointer. If they match, we either have the damn thing still alive or we'd lost not one but two races at once, the watch had been killed and a new one got created with the same ->wd at the same address. That couldn't have happened in inotify_destroy(), but inotify_rm_wd() could run into that. Still, "new one got created" is not a problem - we have every right to kill it or leave it alone, whatever's more convenient. So we can use idr_find(...) == watch && watch->inode->i_sb == sb as "grab it and kill it" check. If it's been our original watch, we are fine, if it's a newcomer - nevermind, just pretend that we'd won the race and kill the fscker anyway; we are safe since we know that its superblock won't be going away. And yes, this is far beyond mere "not very pretty"; so's the entire concept of inotify to start with. Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Acked-by: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2008-11-15[CIFS] minor cleanup to cifs_mountSteve French1-40/+34
Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-14cifs: reinstate sharing of SMB sessions sans racesJeff Layton7-166/+175
We do this by abandoning the global list of SMB sessions and instead moving to a per-server list. This entails adding a new list head to the TCP_Server_Info struct. The refcounting for the cifsSesInfo is moved to a non-atomic variable. We have to protect it by a lock anyway, so there's no benefit to making it an atomic. The list and refcount are protected by the global cifs_tcp_ses_lock. The patch also adds a new routines to find and put SMB sessions and that properly take and put references under the lock. Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-14cifs: disable sharing session and tcon and add new TCP sharing codeJeff Layton6-150/+96
The code that allows these structs to be shared is extremely racy. Disable the sharing of SMB and tcon structs for now until we can come up with a way to do this that's race free. We want to continue to share TCP sessions, however since they are required for multiuser mounts. For that, implement a new (hopefully race-free) scheme. Add a new global list of TCP sessions, and take care to get a reference to it whenever we're dealing with one. Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>
2008-11-14[CIFS] clean up server protocol handlingSteve French3-31/+33
We're currently declaring both a sockaddr_in and sockaddr6_in on the stack, but we really only need storage for one of them. Declare a sockaddr struct and cast it to the proper type. Also, eliminate the protocolType field in the TCP_Server_Info struct. It's redundant since we have a sa_family field in the sockaddr anyway. We may need to revisit this if SCTP is ever implemented, but for now this will simplify the code. CIFS over IPv6 also has a number of problems currently. This fixes all of them that I found. Eventually, it would be nice to move more of the code to be protocol independent, but this is a start. Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com>

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