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authorDavidlohr Bueso <davidlohr.bueso@hp.com>2013-09-11 14:26:20 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2013-09-11 15:59:39 -0700
commitc97cb9ccab8c85428ec21eff690642ad2ce1fa8a (patch)
treec435476a079d3bff28ec8c67377227effba57ca9 /ipc
parent68eccc1dc345539d589ae78ee43b835c1a06a134 (diff)
downloadlinux-c97cb9ccab8c85428ec21eff690642ad2ce1fa8a.tar.gz
ipc,shm: make shmctl_nolock lockless
While the INFO cmd doesn't take the ipc lock, the STAT commands do acquire it unnecessarily. We can do the permissions and security checks only holding the rcu lock. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: coding-style fixes] Signed-off-by: Davidlohr Bueso <davidlohr.bueso@hp.com> Tested-by: Sedat Dilek <sedat.dilek@gmail.com> Cc: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com> Cc: Manfred Spraul <manfred@colorfullife.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'ipc')
-rw-r--r--ipc/shm.c19
1 files changed, 12 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/ipc/shm.c b/ipc/shm.c
index 3e123987f05..a493639550d 100644
--- a/ipc/shm.c
+++ b/ipc/shm.c
@@ -882,27 +882,31 @@ static int shmctl_nolock(struct ipc_namespace *ns, int shmid,
struct shmid64_ds tbuf;
int result;
+ rcu_read_lock();
if (cmd == SHM_STAT) {
- shp = shm_lock(ns, shmid);
+ shp = shm_obtain_object(ns, shmid);
if (IS_ERR(shp)) {
err = PTR_ERR(shp);
- goto out;
+ goto out_unlock;
}
result = shp->shm_perm.id;
} else {
- shp = shm_lock_check(ns, shmid);
+ shp = shm_obtain_object_check(ns, shmid);
if (IS_ERR(shp)) {
err = PTR_ERR(shp);
- goto out;
+ goto out_unlock;
}
result = 0;
}
+
err = -EACCES;
if (ipcperms(ns, &shp->shm_perm, S_IRUGO))
goto out_unlock;
+
err = security_shm_shmctl(shp, cmd);
if (err)
goto out_unlock;
+
memset(&tbuf, 0, sizeof(tbuf));
kernel_to_ipc64_perm(&shp->shm_perm, &tbuf.shm_perm);
tbuf.shm_segsz = shp->shm_segsz;
@@ -912,8 +916,9 @@ static int shmctl_nolock(struct ipc_namespace *ns, int shmid,
tbuf.shm_cpid = shp->shm_cprid;
tbuf.shm_lpid = shp->shm_lprid;
tbuf.shm_nattch = shp->shm_nattch;
- shm_unlock(shp);
- if(copy_shmid_to_user (buf, &tbuf, version))
+ rcu_read_unlock();
+
+ if (copy_shmid_to_user(buf, &tbuf, version))
err = -EFAULT;
else
err = result;
@@ -924,7 +929,7 @@ static int shmctl_nolock(struct ipc_namespace *ns, int shmid,
}
out_unlock:
- shm_unlock(shp);
+ rcu_read_unlock();
out:
return err;
}