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Date:	Wed, 17 Mar 2010 11:40:23 -0700
From:	Laurent Chavey <chavey@...gle.com>
To:	"Michael S. Tsirkin" <mst@...hat.com>
Cc:	Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@...il.com>, kvm@...r.kernel.org,
	virtualization@...ts.osdl.org, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] vhost: fix error handling in vring ioctls

Acked-by: Laurent Chavey <chavey@...gle.com>

On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 10:54 AM, Laurent Chavey <chavey@...gle.com> wrote:
> Acked-by: chavey@...gle.com
>
>
> On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 7:42 AM, Michael S. Tsirkin <mst@...hat.com> wrote:
>> Stanse found a locking problem in vhost_set_vring:
>> several returns from VHOST_SET_VRING_KICK, VHOST_SET_VRING_CALL,
>> VHOST_SET_VRING_ERR with the vq->mutex held.
>> Fix these up.
>>
>> Reported-by: Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@...il.com>
>> Signed-off-by: Michael S. Tsirkin <mst@...hat.com>
>> ---
>>  drivers/vhost/vhost.c |   18 ++++++++++++------
>>  1 files changed, 12 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/vhost/vhost.c b/drivers/vhost/vhost.c
>> index 7cd55e0..7bd7a1e 100644
>> --- a/drivers/vhost/vhost.c
>> +++ b/drivers/vhost/vhost.c
>> @@ -476,8 +476,10 @@ static long vhost_set_vring(struct vhost_dev *d, int ioctl, void __user *argp)
>>                if (r < 0)
>>                        break;
>>                eventfp = f.fd == -1 ? NULL : eventfd_fget(f.fd);
>> -               if (IS_ERR(eventfp))
>> -                       return PTR_ERR(eventfp);
>> +               if (IS_ERR(eventfp)) {
>> +                       r = PTR_ERR(eventfp);
>> +                       break;
>> +               }
>>                if (eventfp != vq->kick) {
>>                        pollstop = filep = vq->kick;
>>                        pollstart = vq->kick = eventfp;
>> @@ -489,8 +491,10 @@ static long vhost_set_vring(struct vhost_dev *d, int ioctl, void __user *argp)
>>                if (r < 0)
>>                        break;
>>                eventfp = f.fd == -1 ? NULL : eventfd_fget(f.fd);
>> -               if (IS_ERR(eventfp))
>> -                       return PTR_ERR(eventfp);
>> +               if (IS_ERR(eventfp)) {
>> +                       r = PTR_ERR(eventfp);
>> +                       break;
>> +               }
>>                if (eventfp != vq->call) {
>>                        filep = vq->call;
>>                        ctx = vq->call_ctx;
>> @@ -505,8 +509,10 @@ static long vhost_set_vring(struct vhost_dev *d, int ioctl, void __user *argp)
>>                if (r < 0)
>>                        break;
>>                eventfp = f.fd == -1 ? NULL : eventfd_fget(f.fd);
>> -               if (IS_ERR(eventfp))
>> -                       return PTR_ERR(eventfp);
>> +               if (IS_ERR(eventfp)) {
>> +                       r = PTR_ERR(eventfp);
>> +                       break;
>> +               }
>>                if (eventfp != vq->error) {
>>                        filep = vq->error;
>>                        vq->error = eventfp;
>> --
>> 1.7.0.18.g0d53a5
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