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Date:	Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:10:35 +0200
From:	Jiri Slaby <jslaby@...e.cz>
To:	stable@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, Bart Van Assche <bvanassche@....org>,
	Roland Dreier <roland@...estorage.com>,
	Jiri Slaby <jslaby@...e.cz>
Subject: [PATCH 3.12 030/170] IB/srp: Fix a sporadic crash triggered by cable pulling

From: Bart Van Assche <bvanassche@....org>

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

===============

commit 024ca90151f5e4296d30f72c13ff9a075e23c9ec upstream.

Avoid that the loops that iterate over the request ring can encounter
a pointer to a SCSI command in req->scmnd that is no longer associated
with that request. If the function srp_unmap_data() is invoked twice
for a SCSI command that is not in flight then that would cause
ib_fmr_pool_unmap() to be invoked with an invalid pointer as argument,
resulting in a kernel oops.

Reported-by: Sagi Grimberg <sagig@...lanox.com>
Reference: http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.drivers.rdma/19068/focus=19069
Signed-off-by: Bart Van Assche <bvanassche@....org>
Reviewed-by: Sagi Grimberg <sagig@...lanox.com>
Signed-off-by: Roland Dreier <roland@...estorage.com>
Signed-off-by: Jiri Slaby <jslaby@...e.cz>
---
 drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c b/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
index 17b58f4f0681..024fa025a7ab 100644
--- a/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
+++ b/drivers/infiniband/ulp/srp/ib_srp.c
@@ -1412,6 +1412,12 @@ err_unmap:
 err_iu:
 	srp_put_tx_iu(target, iu, SRP_IU_CMD);
 
+	/*
+	 * Avoid that the loops that iterate over the request ring can
+	 * encounter a dangling SCSI command pointer.
+	 */
+	req->scmnd = NULL;
+
 	spin_lock_irqsave(&target->lock, flags);
 	list_add(&req->list, &target->free_reqs);
 
-- 
2.0.0

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