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authorTrond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@primarydata.com>2015-01-02 15:05:25 -0500
committerTrond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@primarydata.com>2015-01-05 19:40:53 -0800
commit06bed7d18c2c07b3e3eeadf4bd357f6e806618cc (patch)
treef2ae023f8f7349a93c40e5c01c5857dc4e321447 /fs
parentb1940cd21c0f4abdce101253e860feff547291b0 (diff)
LOCKD: Fix a race when initialising nlmsvc_timeout
This commit fixes a race whereby nlmclnt_init() first starts the lockd daemon, and then calls nlm_bind_host() with the expectation that nlmsvc_timeout has already been initialised. Unfortunately, there is no no synchronisation between lockd() and lockd_up() to guarantee that this is the case. Fix is to move the initialisation of nlmsvc_timeout into lockd_create_svc Fixes: 9a1b6bf818e74 ("LOCKD: Don't call utsname()->nodename...") Cc: Bruce Fields <bfields@fieldses.org> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org # 3.10.x Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@primarydata.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'fs')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/fs/lockd/svc.c b/fs/lockd/svc.c
index e94c887da2d7..55505cbe11af 100644
--- a/fs/lockd/svc.c
+++ b/fs/lockd/svc.c
@@ -138,10 +138,6 @@ lockd(void *vrqstp)
dprintk("NFS locking service started (ver " LOCKD_VERSION ").\n");
- if (!nlm_timeout)
- nlm_timeout = LOCKD_DFLT_TIMEO;
- nlmsvc_timeout = nlm_timeout * HZ;
* The main request loop. We don't terminate until the last
* NFS mount or NFS daemon has gone away.
@@ -350,6 +346,10 @@ static struct svc_serv *lockd_create_svc(void)
"lockd_up: no pid, %d users??\n", nlmsvc_users);
+ if (!nlm_timeout)
+ nlm_timeout = LOCKD_DFLT_TIMEO;
+ nlmsvc_timeout = nlm_timeout * HZ;
serv = svc_create(&nlmsvc_program, LOCKD_BUFSIZE, svc_rpcb_cleanup);
if (!serv) {
printk(KERN_WARNING "lockd_up: create service failed\n");

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