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Date:	Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:03:54 -0700
From:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	stable@...r.kernel.org, Li Zefan <lizefan@...wei.com>,
	Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>
Subject: [PATCH 3.13 071/149] cpuset: fix a race condition in __cpuset_node_allowed_softwall()

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

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

From: Li Zefan <lizefan@...wei.com>

commit 99afb0fd5f05aac467ffa85c36778fec4396209b upstream.

It's not safe to access task's cpuset after releasing task_lock().
Holding callback_mutex won't help.

Signed-off-by: Li Zefan <lizefan@...wei.com>
Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>

---
 kernel/cpuset.c |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

--- a/kernel/cpuset.c
+++ b/kernel/cpuset.c
@@ -2507,9 +2507,9 @@ int __cpuset_node_allowed_softwall(int n
 
 	task_lock(current);
 	cs = nearest_hardwall_ancestor(task_cs(current));
+	allowed = node_isset(node, cs->mems_allowed);
 	task_unlock(current);
 
-	allowed = node_isset(node, cs->mems_allowed);
 	mutex_unlock(&callback_mutex);
 	return allowed;
 }


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