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From: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>,
	stable@vger.kernel.org, Minh Yuan <yuanmingbuaa@gmail.com>,
	Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@kernel.org>,
	Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Subject: [PATCH 5.14 01/11] vt_kdsetmode: extend console locking
Date: Wed,  1 Sep 2021 14:29:09 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210901122249.566147226@linuxfoundation.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210901122249.520249736@linuxfoundation.org>

From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

commit 2287a51ba822384834dafc1c798453375d1107c7 upstream.

As per the long-suffering comment.

Reported-by: Minh Yuan <yuanmingbuaa@gmail.com>
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Cc: Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
---
 drivers/tty/vt/vt_ioctl.c |   10 ++++++----
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

--- a/drivers/tty/vt/vt_ioctl.c
+++ b/drivers/tty/vt/vt_ioctl.c
@@ -246,6 +246,8 @@ int vt_waitactive(int n)
  *
  * XXX It should at least call into the driver, fbdev's definitely need to
  * restore their engine state. --BenH
+ *
+ * Called with the console lock held.
  */
 static int vt_kdsetmode(struct vc_data *vc, unsigned long mode)
 {
@@ -262,7 +264,6 @@ static int vt_kdsetmode(struct vc_data *
 		return -EINVAL;
 	}
 
-	/* FIXME: this needs the console lock extending */
 	if (vc->vc_mode == mode)
 		return 0;
 
@@ -271,12 +272,10 @@ static int vt_kdsetmode(struct vc_data *
 		return 0;
 
 	/* explicitly blank/unblank the screen if switching modes */
-	console_lock();
 	if (mode == KD_TEXT)
 		do_unblank_screen(1);
 	else
 		do_blank_screen(1);
-	console_unlock();
 
 	return 0;
 }
@@ -378,7 +377,10 @@ static int vt_k_ioctl(struct tty_struct
 		if (!perm)
 			return -EPERM;
 
-		return vt_kdsetmode(vc, arg);
+		console_lock();
+		ret = vt_kdsetmode(vc, arg);
+		console_unlock();
+		return ret;
 
 	case KDGETMODE:
 		return put_user(vc->vc_mode, (int __user *)arg);



  reply	other threads:[~2021-09-01 12:55 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-01 12:29 [PATCH 5.14 00/11] 5.14.1-rc1 review Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` Greg Kroah-Hartman [this message]
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 02/11] Bluetooth: btusb: check conditions before enabling USB ALT 3 for WBS Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 03/11] net: dsa: mt7530: fix VLAN traffic leaks again Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 04/11] btrfs: fix NULL pointer dereference when deleting device by invalid id Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 05/11] Revert "floppy: reintroduce O_NDELAY fix" Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 06/11] fscrypt: add fscrypt_symlink_getattr() for computing st_size Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 07/11] ext4: report correct st_size for encrypted symlinks Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 08/11] f2fs: " Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 09/11] ubifs: " Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 10/11] net: dont unconditionally copy_from_user a struct ifreq for socket ioctls Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 12:29 ` [PATCH 5.14 11/11] audit: move put_tree() to avoid trim_trees refcount underflow and UAF Greg Kroah-Hartman
2021-09-01 19:04 ` [PATCH 5.14 00/11] 5.14.1-rc1 review Fox Chen
2021-09-01 21:20 ` Shuah Khan
2021-09-02  8:44 ` Naresh Kamboju
2021-09-02 21:51 ` Guenter Roeck
2021-09-02 23:58 ` Florian Fainelli

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