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2016-10-03splice: switch get_iovec_page_array() to iov_iterAl Viro1-99/+36
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2016-10-03splice_to_pipe(): don't open-code wakeup_pipe_readers()Al Viro1-4/+1
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2016-05-11Merge branch 'ovl-fixes' into for-linusAl Viro1-16/+16
2016-04-04mm, fs: get rid of PAGE_CACHE_* and page_cache_{get,release} macrosKirill A. Shutemov1-16/+16
PAGE_CACHE_{SIZE,SHIFT,MASK,ALIGN} macros were introduced *long* time ago with promise that one day it will be possible to implement page cache with bigger chunks than PAGE_SIZE. This promise never materialized. And unlikely will. We have many places where PAGE_CACHE_SIZE assumed to be equal to PAGE_SIZE. And it's constant source of confusion on whether PAGE_CACHE_* or PAGE_* constant should be used in a particular case, especially on the border between fs and mm. Global switching to PAGE_CACHE_SIZE != PAGE_SIZE would cause to much breakage to be doable. Let's stop pretending that pages in page cache are special. They are not. The changes are pretty straight-forward: - <foo> << (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT) -> <foo>; - <foo> >> (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT) -> <foo>; - PAGE_CACHE_{SIZE,SHIFT,MASK,ALIGN} -> PAGE_{SIZE,SHIFT,MASK,ALIGN}; - page_cache_get() -> get_page(); - page_cache_release() -> put_page(); This patch contains automated changes generated with coccinelle using script below. For some reason, coccinelle doesn't patch header files. I've called spatch for them manually. The only adjustment after coccinelle is revert of changes to PAGE_CAHCE_ALIGN definition: we are going to drop it later. There are few places in the code where coccinelle didn't reach. I'll fix them manually in a separate patch. Comments and documentation also will be addressed with the separate patch. virtual patch @@ expression E; @@ - E << (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT) + E @@ expression E; @@ - E >> (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT) + E @@ @@ - PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT + PAGE_SHIFT @@ @@ - PAGE_CACHE_SIZE + PAGE_SIZE @@ @@ - PAGE_CACHE_MASK + PAGE_MASK @@ expression E; @@ - PAGE_CACHE_ALIGN(E) + PAGE_ALIGN(E) @@ expression E; @@ - page_cache_get(E) + get_page(E) @@ expression E; @@ - page_cache_release(E) + put_page(E) Signed-off-by: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com> Acked-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-04-03do_splice_to(): cap the size before passing to ->splice_read()Al Viro1-0/+3
pipe capacity won't exceed 2G anyway. Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2016-03-18Merge branches 'work.lookups', 'work.misc' and 'work.preadv2' into for-nextAl Viro1-1/+4
2016-03-18splice: handle zero nr_pages in splice_to_pipe()Rabin Vincent1-0/+3
Running the following command: busybox cat /sys/kernel/debug/tracing/trace_pipe > /dev/null with any tracing enabled pretty very quickly leads to various NULL pointer dereferences and VM BUG_ON()s, such as these: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 0000000000000020 IP: [<ffffffff8119df6c>] generic_pipe_buf_release+0xc/0x40 Call Trace: [<ffffffff811c48a3>] splice_direct_to_actor+0x143/0x1e0 [<ffffffff811c42e0>] ? generic_pipe_buf_nosteal+0x10/0x10 [<ffffffff811c49cf>] do_splice_direct+0x8f/0xb0 [<ffffffff81196869>] do_sendfile+0x199/0x380 [<ffffffff81197600>] SyS_sendfile64+0x90/0xa0 [<ffffffff8192cbee>] entry_SYSCALL_64_fastpath+0x12/0x6d page dumped because: VM_BUG_ON_PAGE(atomic_read(&page->_count) == 0) kernel BUG at include/linux/mm.h:367! invalid opcode: 0000 [#1] PREEMPT SMP DEBUG_PAGEALLOC RIP: [<ffffffff8119df9c>] generic_pipe_buf_release+0x3c/0x40 Call Trace: [<ffffffff811c48a3>] splice_direct_to_actor+0x143/0x1e0 [<ffffffff811c42e0>] ? generic_pipe_buf_nosteal+0x10/0x10 [<ffffffff811c49cf>] do_splice_direct+0x8f/0xb0 [<ffffffff81196869>] do_sendfile+0x199/0x380 [<ffffffff81197600>] SyS_sendfile64+0x90/0xa0 [<ffffffff8192cd1e>] tracesys_phase2+0x84/0x89 (busybox's cat uses sendfile(2), unlike the coreutils version) This is because tracing_splice_read_pipe() can call splice_to_pipe() with spd->nr_pages == 0. spd_pages underflows in splice_to_pipe() and we fill the page pointers and the other fields of the pipe_buffers with garbage. All other callers of splice_to_pipe() avoid calling it when nr_pages == 0, and we could make tracing_splice_read_pipe() do that too, but it seems reasonable to have splice_to_page() handle this condition gracefully. Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org Signed-off-by: Rabin Vincent <rabin@rab.in> Reviewed-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2016-03-04vfs: pass a flags argument to vfs_readv/vfs_writevChristoph Hellwig1-1/+1
This way we can set kiocb flags also from the sync read/write path for the read_iter/write_iter operations. For now there is no way to pass flags to plain read/write operations as there is no real need for that, and all flags passed are explicitly rejected for these files. Signed-off-by: Milosz Tanski <milosz@adfin.com> [hch: rebased on top of my kiocb changes] Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Reviewed-by: Stephen Bates <stephen.bates@pmcs.com> Tested-by: Stephen Bates <stephen.bates@pmcs.com> Acked-by: Jeff Moyer <jmoyer@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2016-01-09fs: __generic_file_splice_read retry lookup on AOP_TRUNCATED_PAGEAbhi Das1-5/+3
During testing, I discovered that __generic_file_splice_read() returns 0 (EOF) when aops->readpage fails with AOP_TRUNCATED_PAGE on the first page of a single/multi-page splice read operation. This EOF return code causes the userspace test to (correctly) report a zero-length read error when it was expecting otherwise. The current strategy of returning a partial non-zero read when ->readpage returns AOP_TRUNCATED_PAGE works only when the failed page is not the first of the lot being processed. This patch attempts to retry lookup and call ->readpage again on pages that had previously failed with AOP_TRUNCATED_PAGE. With this patch, my tests pass and I haven't noticed any unwanted side effects. This version removes the thrice-retry loop and instead indefinitely retries lookups on AOP_TRUNCATED_PAGE errors from ->readpage. This behavior is now similar to do_generic_file_read(). Signed-off-by: Abhi Das <adas@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Cc: Bob Peterson <rpeterso@redhat.com> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2015-11-23vfs: Avoid softlockups with sendfile(2)Jan Kara1-0/+1
The following test program from Dmitry can cause softlockups or RCU stalls as it copies 1GB from tmpfs into eventfd and we don't have any scheduling point at that path in sendfile(2) implementation: int r1 = eventfd(0, 0); int r2 = memfd_create("", 0); unsigned long n = 1<<30; fallocate(r2, 0, 0, n); sendfile(r1, r2, 0, n); Add cond_resched() into __splice_from_pipe() to fix the problem. CC: Dmitry Vyukov <dvyukov@google.com> CC: stable@vger.kernel.org Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2015-11-23vfs: Make sendfile(2) killable even betterJan Kara1-0/+7
Commit 296291cdd162 (mm: make sendfile(2) killable) fixed an issue where sendfile(2) was doing a lot of tiny writes into a filesystem and thus was unkillable for a long time. However sendfile(2) can be (mis)used to issue lots of writes into arbitrary file descriptor such as evenfd or similar special file descriptors which never hit the standard filesystem write path and thus are still unkillable. E.g. the following example from Dmitry burns CPU for ~16s on my test system without possibility to be killed: int r1 = eventfd(0, 0); int r2 = memfd_create("", 0); unsigned long n = 1<<30; fallocate(r2, 0, 0, n); sendfile(r1, r2, 0, n); There are actually quite a few tests for pending signals in sendfile code however we data to write is always available none of them seems to trigger. So fix the problem by adding a test for pending signal into splice_from_pipe_next() also before the loop waiting for pipe buffers to be available. This should fix all the lockup issues with sendfile of the do-ton-of-tiny-writes nature. CC: stable@vger.kernel.org Reported-by: Dmitry Vyukov <dvyukov@google.com> Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2015-11-06mm, fs: introduce mapping_gfp_constraint()Michal Hocko1-1/+1
There are many places which use mapping_gfp_mask to restrict a more generic gfp mask which would be used for allocations which are not directly related to the page cache but they are performed in the same context. Let's introduce a helper function which makes the restriction explicit and easier to track. This patch doesn't introduce any functional changes. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: coding-style fixes] Signed-off-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com> Suggested-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2015-06-24Merge branch 'akpm' (patches from Andrew)Linus Torvalds1-1/+1
Merge first patchbomb from Andrew Morton: - a few misc things - ocfs2 udpates - kernel/watchdog.c feature work (took ages to get right) - most of MM. A few tricky bits are held up and probably won't make 4.2. * emailed patches from Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>: (91 commits) mm: kmemleak_alloc_percpu() should follow the gfp from per_alloc() mm, thp: respect MPOL_PREFERRED policy with non-local node tmpfs: truncate prealloc blocks past i_size mm/memory hotplug: print the last vmemmap region at the end of hot add memory mm/mmap.c: optimization of do_mmap_pgoff function mm: kmemleak: optimise kmemleak_lock acquiring during kmemleak_scan mm: kmemleak: avoid deadlock on the kmemleak object insertion error path mm: kmemleak: do not acquire scan_mutex in kmemleak_do_cleanup() mm: kmemleak: fix delete_object_*() race when called on the same memory block mm: kmemleak: allow safe memory scanning during kmemleak disabling memcg: convert mem_cgroup->under_oom from atomic_t to int memcg: remove unused mem_cgroup->oom_wakeups frontswap: allow multiple backends x86, mirror: x86 enabling - find mirrored memory ranges mm/memblock: allocate boot time data structures from mirrored memory mm/memblock: add extra "flags" to memblock to allow selection of memory based on attribute mm: do not ignore mapping_gfp_mask in page cache allocation paths mm/cma.c: fix typos in comments mm/oom_kill.c: print points as unsigned int mm/hugetlb: handle races in alloc_huge_page and hugetlb_reserve_pages ...
2015-06-24mm: do not ignore mapping_gfp_mask in page cache allocation pathsMichal Hocko1-1/+1
page_cache_read, do_generic_file_read, __generic_file_splice_read and __ntfs_grab_cache_pages currently ignore mapping_gfp_mask when calling add_to_page_cache_lru which might cause recursion into fs down in the direct reclaim path if the mapping really relies on GFP_NOFS semantic. This doesn't seem to be the case now because page_cache_read (page fault path) doesn't seem to suffer from the reclaim recursion issues and do_generic_file_read and __generic_file_splice_read also shouldn't be called under fs locks which would deadlock in the reclaim path. Anyway it is better to obey mapping gfp mask and prevent from later breakage. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: coding-style fixes] Signed-off-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.cz> Cc: Dave Chinner <david@fromorbit.com> Cc: Neil Brown <neilb@suse.de> Cc: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Cc: Mel Gorman <mgorman@suse.de> Cc: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com> Cc: Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@I-love.SAKURA.ne.jp> Cc: Anton Altaparmakov <anton@tuxera.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2015-05-25net: af_unix: implement splice for stream af_unix socketsHannes Frederic Sowa1-0/+1
unix_stream_recvmsg is refactored to unix_stream_read_generic in this patch and enhanced to deal with pipe splicing. The refactoring is inneglible, we mostly have to deal with a non-existing struct msghdr argument. Signed-off-by: Hannes Frederic Sowa <hannes@stressinduktion.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2015-05-06splice: sendfile() at once fails for big filesChristophe Leroy1-1/+11
Using sendfile with below small program to get MD5 sums of some files, it appear that big files (over 64kbytes with 4k pages system) get a wrong MD5 sum while small files get the correct sum. This program uses sendfile() to send a file to an AF_ALG socket for hashing. /* md5sum2.c */ #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <unistd.h> #include <string.h> #include <fcntl.h> #include <sys/socket.h> #include <sys/stat.h> #include <sys/types.h> #include <linux/if_alg.h> int main(int argc, char **argv) { int sk = socket(AF_ALG, SOCK_SEQPACKET, 0); struct stat st; struct sockaddr_alg sa = { .salg_family = AF_ALG, .salg_type = "hash", .salg_name = "md5", }; int n; bind(sk, (struct sockaddr*)&sa, sizeof(sa)); for (n = 1; n < argc; n++) { int size; int offset = 0; char buf[4096]; int fd; int sko; int i; fd = open(argv[n], O_RDONLY); sko = accept(sk, NULL, 0); fstat(fd, &st); size = st.st_size; sendfile(sko, fd, &offset, size); size = read(sko, buf, sizeof(buf)); for (i = 0; i < size; i++) printf("%2.2x", buf[i]); printf(" %s\n", argv[n]); close(fd); close(sko); } exit(0); } Test below is done using official linux patch files. First result is with a software based md5sum. Second result is with the program above. root@vgoip:~# ls -l patch-3.6.* -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 64011 Aug 24 12:01 patch-3.6.2.gz -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 94131 Aug 24 12:01 patch-3.6.3.gz root@vgoip:~# md5sum patch-3.6.* b3ffb9848196846f31b2ff133d2d6443 patch-3.6.2.gz c5e8f687878457db77cb7158c38a7e43 patch-3.6.3.gz root@vgoip:~# ./md5sum2 patch-3.6.* b3ffb9848196846f31b2ff133d2d6443 patch-3.6.2.gz 5fd77b24e68bb24dcc72d6e57c64790e patch-3.6.3.gz After investivation, it appears that sendfile() sends the files by blocks of 64kbytes (16 times PAGE_SIZE). The problem is that at the end of each block, the SPLICE_F_MORE flag is missing, therefore the hashing operation is reset as if it was the end of the file. This patch adds SPLICE_F_MORE to the flags when more data is pending. With the patch applied, we get the correct sums: root@vgoip:~# md5sum patch-3.6.* b3ffb9848196846f31b2ff133d2d6443 patch-3.6.2.gz c5e8f687878457db77cb7158c38a7e43 patch-3.6.3.gz root@vgoip:~# ./md5sum2 patch-3.6.* b3ffb9848196846f31b2ff133d2d6443 patch-3.6.2.gz c5e8f687878457db77cb7158c38a7e43 patch-3.6.3.gz Signed-off-by: Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy@c-s.fr> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <axboe@fb.com>
2015-04-15dax: unify ext2/4_{dax,}_file_operationsBoaz Harrosh1-0/+3
The original dax patchset split the ext2/4_file_operations because of the two NULL splice_read/splice_write in the dax case. In the vfs if splice_read/splice_write are NULL we then call default_splice_read/write. What we do here is make generic_file_splice_read aware of IS_DAX() so the original ext2/4_file_operations can be used as is. For write it appears that iter_file_splice_write is just fine. It uses the regular f_op->write(file,..) or new_sync_write(file, ...). Signed-off-by: Boaz Harrosh <boaz@plexistor.com> Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Cc: Dave Chinner <dchinner@redhat.com> Cc: Matthew Wilcox <willy@linux.intel.com> Cc: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Cc: Mel Gorman <mgorman@suse.de> Cc: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2015-04-11vmsplice_to_user(): switch to import_iovec()Al Viro1-16/+11
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2015-03-25fs: move struct kiocb to fs.hChristoph Hellwig1-1/+0
struct kiocb now is a generic I/O container, so move it to fs.h. Also do a #include diet for aio.h while we're at it. Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2015-01-29fs: add vfs_iter_{read,write} helpersChristoph Hellwig1-14/+2
Simple helpers that pass an arbitrary iov_iter to filesystems. Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2015-01-29new helper: iov_iter_bvec()Al Viro1-5/+2
similar to iov_iter_kvec(), for ITER_BVEC ones Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-10-24vfs: export do_splice_direct() to modulesMiklos Szeredi1-0/+1
Export do_splice_direct() to modules. Needed by overlay filesystem. Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz>
2014-06-12Merge commit '9f12600fe425bc28f0ccba034a77783c09c15af4' into for-linusAl Viro1-2/+4
Backmerge of dcache.c changes from mainline. It's that, or complete rebase... Conflicts: fs/splice.c Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-06-12kill generic_file_splice_write()Al Viro1-124/+0
no callers left Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-06-12fs/splice.c: remove unneeded exportsAl Viro1-10/+5
ocfs2 was using a bunch of splice.c guts... Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-06-12->splice_write() via ->write_iter()Al Viro1-0/+140
iter_file_splice_write() - a ->splice_write() instance that gathers the pipe buffers, builds a bio_vec-based iov_iter covering those and feeds it to ->write_iter(). A bunch of simple cases coverted to that... [AV: fixed the braino spotted by Cyrill] Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-05-28vfs: fix vmplice_to_user()Miklos Szeredi1-2/+4
Commit 6130f5315ee8 "switch vmsplice_to_user() to copy_page_to_iter()" in v3.15-rc1 broke vmsplice(2). This patch fixes two bugs: - count is not initialized to a proper value, which resulted in no data being copied - if rw_copy_check_uvector() returns negative then the iov might be leaked. Tested OK. Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-05-06start adding the tag to iov_iterAl Viro1-1/+1
For now, just use the same thing we pass to ->direct_IO() - it's all iovec-based at the moment. Pass it explicitly to iov_iter_init() and account for kvec vs. iovec in there, by the same kludge NFS ->direct_IO() uses. Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-04-01switch vmsplice_to_user() to copy_page_to_iter()Al Viro1-89/+21
I've switched the sanity checks on iovec to rw_copy_check_uvector(); we might need to do a local analog, if any behaviour differences are not actually bugfixes here... Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-04-01pipe: kill ->map() and ->unmap()Al Viro1-16/+8
all pipe_buffer_operations have the same instances of those... Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2014-01-22fuse: fix pipe_buf_operationsMiklos Szeredi1-0/+18
Having this struct in module memory could Oops when if the module is unloaded while the buffer still persists in a pipe. Since sock_pipe_buf_ops is essentially the same as fuse_dev_pipe_buf_steal merge them into nosteal_pipe_buf_ops (this is the same as default_pipe_buf_ops except stealing the page from the buffer is not allowed). Reported-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
2013-10-24file->f_op is never NULL...Al Viro1-3/+3
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-07-03Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfsLinus Torvalds1-15/+23
Pull second set of VFS changes from Al Viro: "Assorted f_pos race fixes, making do_splice_direct() safe to call with i_mutex on parent, O_TMPFILE support, Jeff's locks.c series, ->d_hash/->d_compare calling conventions changes from Linus, misc stuff all over the place." * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfs: (63 commits) Document ->tmpfile() ext4: ->tmpfile() support vfs: export lseek_execute() to modules lseek_execute() doesn't need an inode passed to it block_dev: switch to fixed_size_llseek() cpqphp_sysfs: switch to fixed_size_llseek() tile-srom: switch to fixed_size_llseek() proc_powerpc: switch to fixed_size_llseek() ubi/cdev: switch to fixed_size_llseek() pci/proc: switch to fixed_size_llseek() isapnp: switch to fixed_size_llseek() lpfc: switch to fixed_size_llseek() locks: give the blocked_hash its own spinlock locks: add a new "lm_owner_key" lock operation locks: turn the blocked_list into a hashtable locks: convert fl_link to a hlist_node locks: avoid taking global lock if possible when waking up blocked waiters locks: protect most of the file_lock handling with i_lock locks: encapsulate the fl_link list handling locks: make "added" in __posix_lock_file a bool ...
2013-06-29splice: lift checks from do_splice_from() into callersAl Viro1-11/+20
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-06-29lift file_*_write out of do_splice_direct()Al Viro1-2/+0
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-06-29lift file_*_write out of do_splice_from()Al Viro1-4/+5
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-06-23fs: fix new splice.c kernel-doc warningRandy Dunlap1-0/+1
Fix new kernel-doc warning in fs/splice.c: Warning(fs/splice.c:1298): No description found for parameter 'opos' Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2013-06-20splice: don't pass the address of ->f_pos to methodsAl Viro1-13/+18
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-05-01Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfsLinus Torvalds1-7/+7
Pull VFS updates from Al Viro, Misc cleanups all over the place, mainly wrt /proc interfaces (switch create_proc_entry to proc_create(), get rid of the deprecated create_proc_read_entry() in favor of using proc_create_data() and seq_file etc). 7kloc removed. * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfs: (204 commits) don't bother with deferred freeing of fdtables proc: Move non-public stuff from linux/proc_fs.h to fs/proc/internal.h proc: Make the PROC_I() and PDE() macros internal to procfs proc: Supply a function to remove a proc entry by PDE take cgroup_open() and cpuset_open() to fs/proc/base.c ppc: Clean up scanlog ppc: Clean up rtas_flash driver somewhat hostap: proc: Use remove_proc_subtree() drm: proc: Use remove_proc_subtree() drm: proc: Use minor->index to label things, not PDE->name drm: Constify drm_proc_list[] zoran: Don't print proc_dir_entry data in debug reiserfs: Don't access the proc_dir_entry in r_open(), r_start() r_show() proc: Supply an accessor for getting the data from a PDE's parent airo: Use remove_proc_subtree() rtl8192u: Don't need to save device proc dir PDE rtl8187se: Use a dir under /proc/net/r8180/ proc: Add proc_mkdir_data() proc: Move some bits from linux/proc_fs.h to linux/{of.h,signal.h,tty.h} proc: Move PDE_NET() to fs/proc/proc_net.c ...
2013-05-01Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/signalLinus Torvalds1-0/+22
Pull compat cleanup from Al Viro: "Mostly about syscall wrappers this time; there will be another pile with patches in the same general area from various people, but I'd rather push those after both that and vfs.git pile are in." * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/signal: syscalls.h: slightly reduce the jungles of macros get rid of union semop in sys_semctl(2) arguments make do_mremap() static sparc: no need to sign-extend in sync_file_range() wrapper ppc compat wrappers for add_key(2) and request_key(2) are pointless x86: trim sys_ia32.h x86: sys32_kill and sys32_mprotect are pointless get rid of compat_sys_semctl() and friends in case of ARCH_WANT_OLD_COMPAT_IPC merge compat sys_ipc instances consolidate compat lookup_dcookie() convert vmsplice to COMPAT_SYSCALL_DEFINE switch getrusage() to COMPAT_SYSCALL_DEFINE switch epoll_pwait to COMPAT_SYSCALL_DEFINE convert sendfile{,64} to COMPAT_SYSCALL_DEFINE switch signalfd{,4}() to COMPAT_SYSCALL_DEFINE make SYSCALL_DEFINE<n>-generated wrappers do asmlinkage_protect make HAVE_SYSCALL_WRAPPERS unconditional consolidate cond_syscall and SYSCALL_ALIAS declarations teach SYSCALL_DEFINE<n> how to deal with long long/unsigned long long get rid of duplicate logics in __SC_....[1-6] definitions
2013-04-09get rid of alloc_pipe_info() argumentAl Viro1-1/+1
not used anymore Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-04-09get rid of pipe->inodeAl Viro1-2/+2
it's used only as a flag to distinguish normal pipes/FIFOs from the internal per-task one used by file-to-file splice. And pipe->files would work just as well for that purpose... Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-04-09lift sb_start_write out of ->splice_write()Al Viro1-6/+4
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-04-09lift sb_start_write into default_file_splice_write()Al Viro1-2/+2
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-04-09lift sb_start_write() out of ->write()Al Viro1-0/+2
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-03-21Don't bother with redoing rw_verify_area() from default_file_splice_from()Al Viro1-1/+3
default_file_splice_from() ends up calling vfs_write() (via very convoluted callchain). It's an overkill, since we already have done rw_verify_area() in the caller by the time we call vfs_write() we are under set_fs(KERNEL_DS), so access_ok() is also pointless. Add a new helper (__kernel_write()), use it instead of kernel_write() in there. Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-03-03convert vmsplice to COMPAT_SYSCALL_DEFINEAl Viro1-0/+22
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-02-26export kernel_write(), convert open-coded instancesAl Viro1-2/+3
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-02-22new helper: file_inode(file)Al Viro1-1/+1
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2013-01-06tcp: fix MSG_SENDPAGE_NOTLAST logicEric Dumazet1-1/+3
commit 35f9c09fe9c72e (tcp: tcp_sendpages() should call tcp_push() once) added an internal flag : MSG_SENDPAGE_NOTLAST meant to be set on all frags but the last one for a splice() call. The condition used to set the flag in pipe_to_sendpage() relied on splice() user passing the exact number of bytes present in the pipe, or a smaller one. But some programs pass an arbitrary high value, and the test fails. The effect of this bug is a lack of tcp_push() at the end of a splice(pipe -> socket) call, and possibly very slow or erratic TCP sessions. We should both test sd->total_len and fact that another fragment is in the pipe (pipe->nrbufs > 1) Many thanks to Willy for providing very clear bug report, bisection and test programs. Reported-by: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu> Bisected-by: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu> Tested-by: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>