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Date:	Fri,  7 Mar 2014 17:07:20 -0800
From:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	stable@...r.kernel.org, Neil Brown <neilb@...e.com>,
	Trond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@...marydata.com>
Subject: [PATCH 3.4 24/99] SUNRPC: Fix races in xs_nospace()

3.4-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

------------------

From: Trond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@...marydata.com>

commit 06ea0bfe6e6043cb56a78935a19f6f8ebc636226 upstream.

When a send failure occurs due to the socket being out of buffer space,
we call xs_nospace() in order to have the RPC task wait until the
socket has drained enough to make it worth while trying again.
The current patch fixes a race in which the socket is drained before
we get round to setting up the machinery in xs_nospace(), and which
is reported to cause hangs.

Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20140210170315.33dfc621@notabene.brown
Fixes: a9a6b52ee1ba (SUNRPC: Don't start the retransmission timer...)
Reported-by: Neil Brown <neilb@...e.com>
Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@...marydata.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>

---
 net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c |    6 +++++-
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

--- a/net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c
+++ b/net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c
@@ -501,6 +501,7 @@ static int xs_nospace(struct rpc_task *t
 	struct rpc_rqst *req = task->tk_rqstp;
 	struct rpc_xprt *xprt = req->rq_xprt;
 	struct sock_xprt *transport = container_of(xprt, struct sock_xprt, xprt);
+	struct sock *sk = transport->inet;
 	int ret = -EAGAIN;
 
 	dprintk("RPC: %5u xmit incomplete (%u left of %u)\n",
@@ -518,7 +519,7 @@ static int xs_nospace(struct rpc_task *t
 			 * window size
 			 */
 			set_bit(SOCK_NOSPACE, &transport->sock->flags);
-			transport->inet->sk_write_pending++;
+			sk->sk_write_pending++;
 			/* ...and wait for more buffer space */
 			xprt_wait_for_buffer_space(task, xs_nospace_callback);
 		}
@@ -528,6 +529,9 @@ static int xs_nospace(struct rpc_task *t
 	}
 
 	spin_unlock_bh(&xprt->transport_lock);
+
+	/* Race breaker in case memory is freed before above code is called */
+	sk->sk_write_space(sk);
 	return ret;
 }
 


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