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From: "Ahmed S. Darwish" <a.darwish@linutronix.de>
To: Jason Gunthorpe <jgg@nvidia.com>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, Peter Xu <peterx@redhat.com>,
	Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>,
	Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	"Aneesh Kumar K.V" <aneesh.kumar@linux.ibm.com>,
	Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>, Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com>,
	Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>, Jann Horn <jannh@google.com>,
	John Hubbard <jhubbard@nvidia.com>,
	Kirill Shutemov <kirill@shutemov.name>,
	Kirill Tkhai <ktkhai@virtuozzo.com>,
	Leon Romanovsky <leonro@nvidia.com>,
	Linux-MM <linux-mm@kvack.org>, Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com>,
	Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com>,
	Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>,
	"Sebastian A. Siewior" <bigeasy@linutronix.de>,
	Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 2/2] mm: prevent gup_fast from racing with COW during fork
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2020 18:17:16 +0100
Message-ID: <20201106171716.GA91138@lx-t490> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <2-v3-7358966cab09+14e9-gup_fork_jgg@nvidia.com>

Hi Jason,

On Fri, Nov 06, 2020 at 11:55:14AM -0400, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
...
> +	if (gup_flags & FOLL_PIN) {
> +		seq = raw_read_seqcount(&current->mm->write_protect_seq);
> +		if (seq & 1)
> +			return 0;
> +	}
> +
...
> +	if (gup_flags & FOLL_PIN) {
> +		if (read_seqcount_t_retry(&current->mm->write_protect_seq,
> +					  seq)) {
> +			unpin_user_pages(pages, nr_pinned);
> +			return 0;
> +		}
> +	}

From seqlock.h:

    /**
     * raw_read_seqcount() - read the raw seqcount_t counter value
     * ...
     * Return: count to be passed to read_seqcount_retry()
     */
    #define raw_read_seqcount(s)

Please avoid using the internal API (read_seqcount_*t*_retry) and just
use read_seqcount_retry() as the documentation suggests.

(I guess you just missed changing that last one... I'm in process of
 changing all these "*_seqcount_t_*" stuff to "do_*" as we talked on the
 v2 thread. Hopefully there will be no more confusion after that.)

Kind regards,

--
Ahmed S. Darwish
Linutronix GmbH

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     [not found] <0-v3-7358966cab09+14e9-gup_fork_jgg@nvidia.com>
2020-11-06 15:55 ` [PATCH v3 1/2] mm: reorganize internal_get_user_pages_fast() Jason Gunthorpe
     [not found] ` <2-v3-7358966cab09+14e9-gup_fork_jgg@nvidia.com>
2020-11-06 17:17   ` Ahmed S. Darwish [this message]
2020-11-06 18:52 ` [PATCH v3 0/2] Add a seqcount between gup_fast and copy_page_range() Ahmed S. Darwish

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