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authorEric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com>2017-12-01 10:06:56 -0800
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2017-12-01 15:07:43 -0500
commitcfac7f836a715b91f08c851df915d401a4d52783 (patch)
tree129ca3745010edb380f18e9420ea50ede3b8b1bc /net/dccp
parentMerge branch 'sctp-prsctp-chunk-fixes' (diff)
tcp/dccp: block bh before arming time_wait timer
Maciej ┼╗enczykowski reported some panics in tcp_twsk_destructor() that might be caused by the following bug. timewait timer is pinned to the cpu, because we want to transition timwewait refcount from 0 to 4 in one go, once everything has been initialized. At the time commit ed2e92394589 ("tcp/dccp: fix timewait races in timer handling") was merged, TCP was always running from BH habdler. After commit 5413d1babe8f ("net: do not block BH while processing socket backlog") we definitely can run tcp_time_wait() from process context. We need to block BH in the critical section so that the pinned timer has still its purpose. This bug is more likely to happen under stress and when very small RTO are used in datacenter flows. Fixes: 5413d1babe8f ("net: do not block BH while processing socket backlog") Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com> Reported-by: Maciej ┼╗enczykowski <maze@google.com> Acked-by: Maciej ┼╗enczykowski <maze@google.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/dccp')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/net/dccp/minisocks.c b/net/dccp/minisocks.c
index abd07a443219..178bb9833311 100644
--- a/net/dccp/minisocks.c
+++ b/net/dccp/minisocks.c
@@ -57,10 +57,16 @@ void dccp_time_wait(struct sock *sk, int state, int timeo)
if (state == DCCP_TIME_WAIT)
+ /* tw_timer is pinned, so we need to make sure BH are disabled
+ * in following section, otherwise timer handler could run before
+ * we complete the initialization.
+ */
+ local_bh_disable();
inet_twsk_schedule(tw, timeo);
/* Linkage updates. */
__inet_twsk_hashdance(tw, sk, &dccp_hashinfo);
+ local_bh_enable();
} else {
/* Sorry, if we're out of memory, just CLOSE this
* socket up. We've got bigger problems than