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From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, stable@kernel.org,
	stable-review@kernel.org
Cc: Slava Pestov <slavapestov@google.com>,
	Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>, Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Subject: [PATCH 20/23] tracing: Fix panic when lseek() called on "trace" opened for writing
Date: Mon, 07 Feb 2011 00:23:12 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20110206232253.378726212@pcw.home.local> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4beed4da27f06efb2c13d6ed48850634@local>

2.6.27.58-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

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

From: Slava Pestov <slavapestov@google.com>

commit 364829b1263b44aa60383824e4c1289d83d78ca7 upstream.

The file_ops struct for the "trace" special file defined llseek as seq_lseek().
However, if the file was opened for writing only, seq_open() was not called,
and the seek would dereference a null pointer, file->private_data.

This patch introduces a new wrapper for seq_lseek() which checks if the file
descriptor is opened for reading first. If not, it does nothing.

Signed-off-by: Slava Pestov <slavapestov@google.com>
LKML-Reference: <1290640396-24179-1-git-send-email-slavapestov@google.com>
Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
[wt: applied to tracing_lt_fops too /wt]
Signed-off-by: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>

---
 kernel/trace/trace.c |   10 +++++++++-
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Index: longterm-2.6.27/kernel/trace/trace.c
===================================================================
--- longterm-2.6.27.orig/kernel/trace/trace.c	2011-01-23 10:52:37.000000000 +0100
+++ longterm-2.6.27/kernel/trace/trace.c	2011-01-29 11:42:07.287067215 +0100
@@ -2041,17 +2041,25 @@
 	return ret;
 }
 
+static loff_t tracing_seek(struct file *file, loff_t offset, int origin)
+{
+	if (file->f_mode & FMODE_READ)
+		return seq_lseek(file, offset, origin);
+	else
+		return 0;
+}
+
 static struct file_operations tracing_fops = {
 	.open		= tracing_open,
 	.read		= seq_read,
-	.llseek		= seq_lseek,
+	.llseek		= tracing_lseek,
 	.release	= tracing_release,
 };
 
 static struct file_operations tracing_lt_fops = {
 	.open		= tracing_lt_open,
 	.read		= seq_read,
-	.llseek		= seq_lseek,
+	.llseek		= tracing_lseek,
 	.release	= tracing_release,
 };
 



  parent reply	other threads:[~2011-02-06 23:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 31+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <20110206232252.509080428@pcw.home.local>
2011-02-06 23:22 ` [PATCH 00/23] 2.6.27.58-longterm review Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 01/23] ALSA: hda: Use model=lg quirk for LG P1 Express to enable playback and capture Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 02/23] ALSA: hda: Use LPIB for Dell Latitude 131L Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 03/23] ALSA: hda: Use LPIB quirk for Dell Inspiron m101z/1120 Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 04/23] USB: usb-storage: unusual_devs entry for the Samsung YP-CP3 Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 05/23] USB: misc: uss720.c: add another vendor/product ID Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 06/23] HID: hidraw: fix window in hidraw_release Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:22   ` [PATCH 07/23] hwmon: (adm1026) Allow 1 as a valid divider value Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 08/23] hwmon: (adm1026) Fix setting fan_div Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 09/23] IB/uverbs: Handle large number of entries in poll CQ Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 10/23] mv_xor: fix race in tasklet function Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 11/23] md: fix bug with re-adding of partially recovered device Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 12/23] NFS: Fix fcntl F_GETLK not reporting some conflicts Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 13/23] nfsd: Fix possible BUG_ON firing in set_change_info Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 14/23] PM / Hibernate: Fix PM_POST_* notification with user-space suspend Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 15/23] posix-cpu-timers: workaround to suppress the problems with mt exec Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 16/23] sctp: Fix a race between ICMP protocol unreachable and connect() Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 17/23] sound: Prevent buffer overflow in OSS load_mixer_volumes Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 18/23] sunrpc: prevent use-after-free on clearing XPT_BUSY Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 19/23] x86, gcc-4.6: Use gcc -m options when building vdso Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` Willy Tarreau [this message]
2011-02-14 23:14     ` [Stable-review] [PATCH 20/23] tracing: Fix panic when lseek() called on "trace" opened for writing Ben Hutchings
2011-02-15  1:33       ` Steven Rostedt
2011-02-15  1:38         ` Ben Hutchings
2011-02-15  2:01           ` Steven Rostedt
2011-02-15  5:39       ` Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 21/23] hvc_console: Fix race between hvc_close and hvc_remove Willy Tarreau
2011-02-07 21:16     ` Anton Blanchard
2011-02-07 22:11       ` Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 22/23] hvc_console: Fix race between hvc_close and hvc_remove, again Willy Tarreau
2011-02-06 23:23   ` [PATCH 23/23] install_special_mapping skips security_file_mmap check Willy Tarreau

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