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Date:   Mon, 18 Jul 2022 10:26:45 -0700
From:   Kuniyuki Iwashima <kuniyu@...zon.com>
To:     "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        Paolo Abeni <pabeni@...hat.com>,
        David Ahern <dsahern@...nel.org>
CC:     Kuniyuki Iwashima <kuniyu@...zon.com>,
        Kuniyuki Iwashima <kuni1840@...il.com>,
        <netdev@...r.kernel.org>, Yuchung Cheng <ycheng@...gle.com>
Subject: [PATCH v1 net 07/15] tcp: Fix a data-race around sysctl_tcp_early_retrans.

While reading sysctl_tcp_early_retrans, it can be changed concurrently.
Thus, we need to add READ_ONCE() to its reader.

Fixes: eed530b6c676 ("tcp: early retransmit")
Signed-off-by: Kuniyuki Iwashima <kuniyu@...zon.com>
---
CC: Yuchung Cheng <ycheng@...gle.com>
---
 net/ipv4/tcp_output.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/net/ipv4/tcp_output.c b/net/ipv4/tcp_output.c
index 38a71e711edc..898fcdcb7989 100644
--- a/net/ipv4/tcp_output.c
+++ b/net/ipv4/tcp_output.c
@@ -2741,7 +2741,7 @@ bool tcp_schedule_loss_probe(struct sock *sk, bool advancing_rto)
 	if (rcu_access_pointer(tp->fastopen_rsk))
 		return false;
 
-	early_retrans = sock_net(sk)->ipv4.sysctl_tcp_early_retrans;
+	early_retrans = READ_ONCE(sock_net(sk)->ipv4.sysctl_tcp_early_retrans);
 	/* Schedule a loss probe in 2*RTT for SACK capable connections
 	 * not in loss recovery, that are either limited by cwnd or application.
 	 */
-- 
2.30.2

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