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Date:	Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:10:19 -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, "Oleg Drokin:" <green@...uxhacker.ru>,
	Al Viro <viro@...iv.linux.org.uk>
Subject: [PATCH 3.10 76/85] Fix mountpoint reference leakage in linkat

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

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

From: Oleg Drokin <green@...uxhacker.ru>

commit d22e6338db7f613dd4f6095c190682fcc519e4b7 upstream.

Recent changes to retry on ESTALE in linkat
(commit 442e31ca5a49e398351b2954b51f578353fdf210)
introduced a mountpoint reference leak and a small memory
leak in case a filesystem link operation returns ESTALE
which is pretty normal for distributed filesystems like
lustre, nfs and so on.
Free old_path in such a case.

[AV: there was another missing path_put() nearby - on the previous
goto retry]

Signed-off-by: Oleg Drokin: <green@...uxhacker.ru>
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@...iv.linux.org.uk>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>

---
 fs/namei.c |    1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

--- a/fs/namei.c
+++ b/fs/namei.c
@@ -3655,6 +3655,7 @@ retry:
 out_dput:
 	done_path_create(&new_path, new_dentry);
 	if (retry_estale(error, how)) {
+		path_put(&old_path);
 		how |= LOOKUP_REVAL;
 		goto retry;
 	}


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