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2010-10-25mtd: Define MLC Flash as a different flash typeRohit Hassan Sathyanarayan1-0/+1
MLC NAND Flash has a different cell structure and differs in functioning than the SLC NAND Flash. Hence we are considering it as a different Flash type. Signed-off-by: Rohit H.S <rohit.hs@samsung.com> Signed-off-by: Raghav Gupta <gupta.raghav@samsung.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-25mtd: add init_size hook for NAND driverHuang Shijie1-0/+6
Not all the NAND devices have all the information in additional id bytes. So add a hook in the nand_chip{} is a good method to calculate the right value of oobsize, erasesize and so on. Without the hook,you will get the wrong value, and you have to hack in the ->scan_bbt() to change the wrong value which make the code mess. Signed-off-by: Huang Shijie <shijie8@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-25mtd: prepare partition add and del functions for ioctl requestsRoman Tereshonkov1-0/+5
mtd_is_master, mtd_add_partition and mtd_del_partition functions are added to give the possibility of partition manipulation by ioctl request. The old partition add function is modified to fit the dynamic allocation. Signed-off-by: Roman Tereshonkov <roman.tereshonkov@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-25mtd: generic FSMC NAND MTD driverLinus Walleij1-0/+181
This is the same driver submitted by ST Micros SPEAr team but generalized and tested on the ST-Ericsson U300. It probably easily works on the NHK8815 too. Signed-off-by: Vipin Kumar <vipin.kumar@st.com> Signed-off-by: Rajeev Kumar <rajeev-dlh.kumar@st.com> Signed-off-by: Shiraz Hashim <shiraz.hashim@st.com> Signed-off-by: Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@st.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@stericsson.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: add support for reading ONFI parameters from NAND deviceFlorian Fainelli1-0/+68
This patch adds support for reading NAND device ONFI parameters and use the ONFI informations to define its geometry. In case the device supports ONFI, the onfi_version field in struct nand_chip contains the version (BCD) and the onfi_params structure can be used by drivers to set up timings and such. We currently only support ONFI 1.0 parameters. Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <norris@broadcom.com> Signed-off-by: Matthieu Castet <matthieu.castet@parrot.com> Signed-off-by: Maxime Bizon <mbizon@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <ffainelli@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: add NAND_CMD_PARAM (0xec) definitionFlorian Fainelli1-0/+1
This command is used to read the device ONFI parameters page. Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <ffainelli@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: Increase NAND_MAX_OOBSIZEBrian Norris1-2/+2
An increase in NAND_MAX_OOBSIZE and NAND_MAX_PAGESIZE is necessary in order to support many new chips. Among those: Toshiba TC58TxG4S2FBAxx 8KB page, 576B OOB Micron MT29F64G08CBAAA 8KB page, 448B OOB Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <norris@broadcom.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: edit comments on deprecation of ioctl ECCGETLAYOUTBrian Norris2-7/+12
There were some improvements and additions necessary in the comments explaining of the expansion of nand_ecclayout, the introduction of nand_ecclayout_user, and the deprecation of the ioctl ECCGETLAYOUT. Also, I found a better placement for the macro MTD_MAX_ECCPOS_ENTRIES; next to the definition of MTD_MAX_OOBFREE_ENTRIES in mtd-abi.h. The macro is really only important for the ioctl code (found in drivers/mtd/mtdchar.c) but since there are small edits being made to the user-space header, I figured this is a better location. Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <computersforpeace@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: nand: expand nand_ecc_layout, deprecate ioctl ECCGETLAYOUTBrian Norris4-4/+19
struct nand_ecclayout is too small for many new chips; OOB regions can be as large as 448 bytes and may increase more in the future. Thus, copying that struct to user-space with the ECCGETLAYOUT ioctl is not a good idea; the ioctl would have to be updated every time there's a change to the current largest size. Instead, the old nand_ecclayout is renamed to nand_ecclayout_user and a new struct nand_ecclayout is created that can accomodate larger sizes and expand without affecting the user-space. struct nand_ecclayout can still be used in board drivers without modification -- at least for now. A new function is provided to convert from the new to the old in order to allow the deprecated ioctl to continue to work with truncated data. Perhaps the ioctl, the conversion process, and the struct nand_ecclayout_user can be removed altogether in the future. Note: There are comments in nand/davinci_nand.c::nand_davinci_probe() regarding this issue; this driver (and maybe others) can be updated to account for extra space. All kernel drivers can use the expanded nand_ecclayout as a drop-in replacement and ignore its benefits. Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <computersforpeace@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-10-24mtd: inftl.h: fix spacing errorsBrian Norris1-7/+7
Replaced some spaces with tabs to fit CodingStyle guidelines Signed-off-by: Brian Norris <norris@broadcom.com> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com>
2010-09-27tcp: Fix >4GB writes on 64-bit.David S. Miller1-1/+1
Fixes kernel bugzilla #16603 tcp_sendmsg() truncates iov_len to an 'int' which a 4GB write to write zero bytes, for example. There is also the problem higher up of how verify_iovec() works. It wants to prevent the total length from looking like an error return value. However it does this using 'int', but syscalls return 'long' (and thus signed 64-bit on 64-bit machines). So it could trigger false-positives on 64-bit as written. So fix it to use 'long'. Reported-by: Olaf Bonorden <bono@onlinehome.de> Reported-by: Daniel Büse <dbuese@gmx.de> Reported-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-27tproxy: check for transparent flag in ip_route_newportsUlrich Weber1-0/+2
as done in ip_route_connect() Signed-off-by: Ulrich Weber <uweber@astaro.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-26ipv6: add a missing unregister_pernet_subsys callNeil Horman1-0/+1
Clean up a missing exit path in the ipv6 module init routines. In addrconf_init we call ipv6_addr_label_init which calls register_pernet_subsys for the ipv6_addr_label_ops structure. But if module loading fails, or if the ipv6 module is removed, there is no corresponding unregister_pernet_subsys call, which leaves a now-bogus address on the pernet_list, leading to oopses in subsequent registrations. This patch cleans up both the failed load path and the unload path. Tested by myself with good results. Signed-off-by: Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com> include/net/addrconf.h | 1 + net/ipv6/addrconf.c | 11 ++++++++--- net/ipv6/addrlabel.c | 5 +++++ 3 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-26net: reset skb queue mapping when rx'ing over tunnelTom Herbert1-0/+1
Reset queue mapping when an skb is reentering the stack via a tunnel. On second pass, the queue mapping from the original device is no longer valid. Signed-off-by: Tom Herbert <therbert@google.com> Acked-by: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-23x86/amd-iommu: Work around S3 BIOS bugJoerg Roedel1-0/+3
This patch adds a workaround for an IOMMU BIOS problem to the AMD IOMMU driver. The result of the bug is that the IOMMU does not execute commands anymore when the system comes out of the S3 state resulting in system failure. The bug in the BIOS is that is does not restore certain hardware specific registers correctly. This workaround reads out the contents of these registers at boot time and restores them on resume from S3. The workaround is limited to the specific IOMMU chipset where this problem occurs. Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Joerg Roedel <joerg.roedel@amd.com>
2010-09-22arm: fix "arm: fix pci_set_consistent_dma_mask for dmabounce devices"FUJITA Tomonori1-0/+4
This fixes the regression caused by the commit 6fee48cd330c68 ("dma-mapping: arm: use generic pci_set_dma_mask and pci_set_consistent_dma_mask"). ARM needs to clip the dma coherent mask for dmabounce devices. This restores the old trick. Note that strictly speaking, the DMA API doesn't allow architectures to do such but I'm not sure it's worth adding the new API to set the dma mask that allows architectures to clip it. Reported-by: Krzysztof Halasa <khc@pm.waw.pl> Signed-off-by: FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp> Acked-by: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-22net: Move "struct net" declaration inside the __KERNEL__ macro guardOllie Wild1-2/+2
This patch reduces namespace pollution by moving the "struct net" declaration out of the userspace-facing portion of linux/netlink.h. It has no impact on the kernel. (This came up because we have several C++ applications which use "net" as a namespace name.) Signed-off-by: Ollie Wild <aaw@google.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-21fs: {lock,unlock}_flocks() stubs to prepare for BKL removalSage Weil1-0/+4
The lock structs are currently protected by the BKL, but are accessed by code in fs/locks.c and misc file system and DLM code. These stubs will allow all users to switch to the new interface before the implementation is changed to a spinlock. Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Signed-off-by: Sage Weil <sage@newdream.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-20xfrm: Allow different selector family in temporary stateThomas Egerer1-2/+2
The family parameter xfrm_state_find is used to find a state matching a certain policy. This value is set to the template's family (encap_family) right before xfrm_state_find is called. The family parameter is however also used to construct a temporary state in xfrm_state_find itself which is wrong for inter-family scenarios because it produces a selector for the wrong family. Since this selector is included in the xfrm_user_acquire structure, user space programs misinterpret IPv6 addresses as IPv4 and vice versa. This patch splits up the original init_tempsel function into a part that initializes the selector respectively the props and id of the temporary state, to allow for differing ip address families whithin the state. Signed-off-by: Thomas Egerer <thomas.egerer@secunet.com> Signed-off-by: Steffen Klassert <steffen.klassert@secunet.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-17netpoll: Disable IRQ around RCU dereference in netpoll_rxHerbert Xu1-4/+4
We cannot use rcu_dereference_bh safely in netpoll_rx as we may be called with IRQs disabled. We could however simply disable IRQs as that too causes BH to be disabled and is safe in either case. Thanks to John Linville for discovering this bug and providing a patch. Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-15tcp: Prevent overzealous packetization by SWS logic.Alexey Kuznetsov1-2/+16
If peer uses tiny MSS (say, 75 bytes) and similarly tiny advertised window, the SWS logic will packetize to half the MSS unnecessarily. This causes problems with some embedded devices. However for large MSS devices we do want to half-MSS packetize otherwise we never get enough packets into the pipe for things like fast retransmit and recovery to work. Be careful also to handle the case where MSS > window, otherwise we'll never send until the probe timer. Reported-by: ツ Leandro Melo de Sales <leandroal@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-14compat: Make compat_alloc_user_space() incorporate the access_ok()H. Peter Anvin1-0/+3
compat_alloc_user_space() expects the caller to independently call access_ok() to verify the returned area. A missing call could introduce problems on some architectures. This patch incorporates the access_ok() check into compat_alloc_user_space() and also adds a sanity check on the length. The existing compat_alloc_user_space() implementations are renamed arch_compat_alloc_user_space() and are used as part of the implementation of the new global function. This patch assumes NULL will cause __get_user()/__put_user() to either fail or access userspace on all architectures. This should be followed by checking the return value of compat_access_user_space() for NULL in the callers, at which time the access_ok() in the callers can also be removed. Reported-by: Ben Hawkes <hawkes@sota.gen.nz> Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com> Acked-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> Acked-by: Chris Metcalf <cmetcalf@tilera.com> Acked-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Acked-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Acked-by: Tony Luck <tony.luck@intel.com> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Cc: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@intel.com> Cc: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com> Cc: Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@de.ibm.com> Cc: Helge Deller <deller@gmx.de> Cc: James Bottomley <jejb@parisc-linux.org> Cc: Kyle McMartin <kyle@mcmartin.ca> Cc: Martin Schwidefsky <schwidefsky@de.ibm.com> Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org> Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> Cc: <stable@kernel.org>
2010-09-14drm: Use a nondestructive mode for output detect when polling (v2)Chris Wilson1-1/+8
v2: Julien Cristau pointed out that @nondestructive results in double-negatives and confusion when trying to interpret the parameter, so use @force instead. Much easier to type as well. ;-) And fix the miscompilation of vmgfx reported by Sedat Dilek. Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>
2010-09-13drm: Use a nondestructive mode for output detect when pollingChris Wilson1-1/+2
Destructive load-detection is very expensive and due to failings elsewhere can trigger system wide stalls of up to 600ms. A simple first step to correcting this is not to invoke such an expensive and destructive load-detection operation automatically. Bugzilla: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=29536 Bugzilla: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16265 Reported-by: Bruno Prémont <bonbons@linux-vserver.org> Tested-by: Sitsofe Wheeler <sitsofe@yahoo.com> Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>
2010-09-13workqueue: add documentationTejun Heo1-0/+4
Update copyright notice and add Documentation/workqueue.txt. Randy Dunlap, Dave Chinner: misc fixes. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Reviewed-By: Florian Mickler <florian@mickler.org> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com> Cc: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Cc: Dave Chinner <david@fromorbit.com>
2010-09-12SUNRPC: Fix a race in rpc_info_openTrond Myklebust1-1/+1
There is a race between rpc_info_open and rpc_release_client() in that nothing stops a process from opening the file after the clnt->cl_kref goes to zero. Fix this by using atomic_inc_unless_zero()... Reported-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com> Cc: stable@kernel.org
2010-09-09libata-sff: Reenable Port Multiplier after libata-sff remodeling.Gwendal Grignou1-1/+2
Keep track of the link on the which the current request is in progress. It allows support of links behind port multiplier. Not all libata-sff is PMP compliant. Code for native BMDMA controller does not take in accound PMP. Tested on Marvell 7042 and Sil7526. Signed-off-by: Gwendal Grignou <gwendal@google.com> Signed-off-by: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@redhat.com>
2010-09-09libata: skip EH autopsy and recovery during suspendTejun Heo1-0/+1
For some mysterious reason, certain hardware reacts badly to usual EH actions while the system is going for suspend. As the devices won't be needed until the system is resumed, ask EH to skip usual autopsy and recovery and proceed directly to suspend. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Tested-by: Stephan Diestelhorst <stephan.diestelhorst@amd.com> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@redhat.com>
2010-09-09mm: page allocator: calculate a better estimate of NR_FREE_PAGES when memory is low and kswapd is awakeChristoph Lameter2-0/+35
Ordinarily watermark checks are based on the vmstat NR_FREE_PAGES as it is cheaper than scanning a number of lists. To avoid synchronization overhead, counter deltas are maintained on a per-cpu basis and drained both periodically and when the delta is above a threshold. On large CPU systems, the difference between the estimated and real value of NR_FREE_PAGES can be very high. If NR_FREE_PAGES is much higher than number of real free page in buddy, the VM can allocate pages below min watermark, at worst reducing the real number of pages to zero. Even if the OOM killer kills some victim for freeing memory, it may not free memory if the exit path requires a new page resulting in livelock. This patch introduces a zone_page_state_snapshot() function (courtesy of Christoph) that takes a slightly more accurate view of an arbitrary vmstat counter. It is used to read NR_FREE_PAGES while kswapd is awake to avoid the watermark being accidentally broken. The estimate is not perfect and may result in cache line bounces but is expected to be lighter than the IPI calls necessary to continually drain the per-cpu counters while kswapd is awake. Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Mel Gorman <mel@csn.ul.ie> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09swap: discard while swapping only if SWAP_FLAG_DISCARDHugh Dickins1-1/+2
Tests with recent firmware on Intel X25-M 80GB and OCZ Vertex 60GB SSDs show a shift since I last tested in December: in part because of firmware updates, in part because of the necessary move from barriers to awaiting completion at the block layer. While discard at swapon still shows as slightly beneficial on both, discarding 1MB swap cluster when allocating is now disadvanteous: adds 25% overhead on Intel, adds 230% on OCZ (YMMV). Surrender: discard as presently implemented is more hindrance than help for swap; but might prove useful on other devices, or with improvements. So continue to do the discard at swapon, but make discard while swapping conditional on a SWAP_FLAG_DISCARD to sys_swapon() (which has been using only the lower 16 bits of int flags). We can add a --discard or -d to swapon(8), and a "discard" to swap in /etc/fstab: matching the mount option for btrfs, ext4, fat, gfs2, nilfs2. Signed-off-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Cc: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Cc: Nigel Cunningham <nigel@tuxonice.net> Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Cc: Jens Axboe <jaxboe@fusionio.com> Cc: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@hansenpartnership.com> Cc: "Martin K. Petersen" <martin.petersen@oracle.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09swap: revert special hibernation allocationHugh Dickins1-7/+1
Please revert 2.6.36-rc commit d2997b1042ec150616c1963b5e5e919ffd0b0ebf "hibernation: freeze swap at hibernation". It complicated matters by adding a second swap allocation path, just for hibernation; without in any way fixing the issue that it was intended to address - page reclaim after fixing the hibernation image might free swap from a page already imaged as swapcache, letting its swap be reallocated to store a different page of the image: resulting in data corruption if the imaged page were freed as clean then swapped back in. Pages freed to si->swap_map were still in danger of being reallocated by the alternative allocation path. I guess it inadvertently fixed slow SSD swap allocation for hibernation, as reported by Nigel Cunningham: by missing out the discards that occur on the usual swap allocation path; but that was unintentional, and needs a separate fix. Signed-off-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Cc: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@sisk.pl> Cc: Ondrej Zary <linux@rainbow-software.org> Cc: Andrea Gelmini <andrea.gelmini@gmail.com> Cc: Balbir Singh <balbir@in.ibm.com> Cc: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com> Cc: Nigel Cunningham <nigel@tuxonice.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09gpio: doc updatesDavid Brownell1-1/+13
There's been some recent confusion about error checking GPIO numbers. briefly, it should be handled mostly during setup, when gpio_request() is called, and NEVER by expectig gpio_is_valid to report more than never-usable GPIO numbers. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: terminate unterminated comment] Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell@users.sourceforge.net> Cc: Eric Miao" <eric.y.miao@gmail.com> Cc: "Ryan Mallon" <ryan@bluewatersys.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09gpio: sx150x: correct and refine reset-on-probe behaviorGregory Bean1-0/+4
Replace the arbitrary software-reset call from the device-probe method, because: - It is defective. To work correctly, it should be two byte writes, not a single word write. As it stands, it does nothing. - Some devices with sx150x expanders installed have their NRESET pins ganged on the same line, so resetting one causes the others to reset - not a nice thing to do arbitrarily! - The probe, usually taking place at boot, implies a recent hard-reset, so a software reset at this point is just a waste of energy anyway. Therefore, make it optional, defaulting to off, as this will match the common case of probing at powerup and also matches the current broken no-op behavior. Signed-off-by: Gregory Bean <gbean@codeaurora.org> Reviewed-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09mm: fix swapin race conditionAndrea Arcangeli1-11/+9
The pte_same check is reliable only if the swap entry remains pinned (by the page lock on swapcache). We've also to ensure the swapcache isn't removed before we take the lock as try_to_free_swap won't care about the page pin. One of the possible impacts of this patch is that a KSM-shared page can point to the anon_vma of another process, which could exit before the page is freed. This can leave a page with a pointer to a recycled anon_vma object, or worse, a pointer to something that is no longer an anon_vma. [riel@redhat.com: changelog help] Signed-off-by: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com> Acked-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com> Reviewed-by: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09cgroups: fix API thinkoMichael S. Tsirkin1-1/+11
Add cgroup_attach_task_all() The existing cgroup_attach_task_current_cg() API is called by a thread to attach another thread to all of its cgroups; this is unsuitable for cases where a privileged task wants to attach itself to the cgroups of a less privileged one, since the call must be made from the context of the target task. This patch adds a more generic cgroup_attach_task_all() API that allows both the source task and to-be-moved task to be specified. cgroup_attach_task_current_cg() becomes a specialization of the more generic new function. [menage@google.com: rewrote changelog] [akpm@linux-foundation.org: address reviewer comments] Signed-off-by: Michael S. Tsirkin <mst@redhat.com> Tested-by: Alex Williamson <alex.williamson@redhat.com> Acked-by: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> Cc: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Cc: Ben Blum <bblum@google.com> Cc: Sridhar Samudrala <sri@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09kfifo: add parenthesis for macro parameter referenceHuang Ying1-29/+29
Some macro parameter references inside typeof() operator are not enclosed with parenthesis. It should be safer to add them. Signed-off-by: Huang Ying <ying.huang@intel.com> Acked-by: Stefani Seibold <stefani@seibold.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09mmc: avoid getting CID on SDIO-only cardsDavid Vrabel1-0/+2
The introduction of support for SD combo cards breaks the initialization of all CSR SDIO chips. The GO_IDLE (CMD0) in mmc_sd_get_cid() causes CSR chips to be reset (this is non-standard behavior). When initializing an SDIO card check for a combo card by using the memory present bit in the R4 response to IO_SEND_OP_COND (CMD5). This avoids the call to mmc_sd_get_cid() on an SDIO-only card. Signed-off-by: David Vrabel <david.vrabel@csr.com> Acked-by: Michal Mirolaw <mirq-linux@rere.qmqm.pl> Cc: <linux-mmc@vger.kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09lglock: make lg_lock_global() actually lock globallyJonathan Corbet1-2/+2
lg_lock_global() currently only acquires spinlocks for online CPUs, but it's meant to lock all possible CPUs. Lglock-protected resources may be associated with removed CPUs - and, indeed, that could happen with the per-superblock open files lists. At Nick's suggestion, change for_each_online_cpu() to for_each_possible_cpu() to protect accesses to those resources. Cc: Al Viro <viro@ZenIV.linux.org.uk> Acked-by: Nick Piggin <npiggin@kernel.dk> Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09mm: Move vma_stack_continue into mm.hStefan Bader1-0/+6
So it can be used by all that need to check for that. Signed-off-by: Stefan Bader <stefan.bader@canonical.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-09-09dquot: do full inode dirty in allocating spaceShaohua Li1-2/+8
Alex Shi found a regression when doing ffsb test. The test has several threads, and each thread creates a small file, write to it and then delete it. ffsb reports about 20% regression and Alex bisected it to 43d2932d88e4. The test will call __mark_inode_dirty 3 times. without this commit, we only take inode_lock one time, while with it, we take the lock 3 times with flags ( I_DIRTY_SYNC,I_DIRTY_PAGES,I_DIRTY). Perf shows the lock contention increased too much. Below proposed patch fixes it. fs is allocating blocks, which usually means file writes and the inode will be dirtied soon. We fully dirty the inode to reduce some inode_lock contention in several calls of __mark_inode_dirty. Jan Kara: Added comment. Signed-off-by: Shaohua Li <shaohua.li@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Alex Shi <alex.shi@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>
2010-09-08udp: add rehash on connect()Eric Dumazet2-0/+2
commit 30fff923 introduced in linux-2.6.33 (udp: bind() optimisation) added a secondary hash on UDP, hashed on (local addr, local port). Problem is that following sequence : fd = socket(...) connect(fd, &remote, ...) not only selects remote end point (address and port), but also sets local address, while UDP stack stored in secondary hash table the socket while its local address was INADDR_ANY (or ipv6 equivalent) Sequence is : - autobind() : choose a random local port, insert socket in hash tables [while local address is INADDR_ANY] - connect() : set remote address and port, change local address to IP given by a route lookup. When an incoming UDP frame comes, if more than 10 sockets are found in primary hash table, we switch to secondary table, and fail to find socket because its local address changed. One solution to this problem is to rehash datagram socket if needed. We add a new rehash(struct socket *) method in "struct proto", and implement this method for UDP v4 & v6, using a common helper. This rehashing only takes care of secondary hash table, since primary hash (based on local port only) is not changed. Reported-by: Krzysztof Piotr Oledzki <ole@ans.pl> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com> Tested-by: Krzysztof Piotr Oledzki <ole@ans.pl> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-08ipvs: fix active FTPJulian Anastasov1-0/+3
- Do not create expectation when forwarding the PORT command to avoid blocking the connection. The problem is that nf_conntrack_ftp.c:help() tries to create the same expectation later in POST_ROUTING and drops the packet with "dropping packet" message after failure in nf_ct_expect_related. - Change ip_vs_update_conntrack to alter the conntrack for related connections from real server. If we do not alter the reply in this direction the next packet from client sent to vport 20 comes as NEW connection. We alter it but may be some collision happens for both conntracks and the second conntrack gets destroyed immediately. The connection stucks too. Signed-off-by: Julian Anastasov <ja@ssi.bg> Signed-off-by: Simon Horman <horms@verge.net.au> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-08spi/dw_spi: clean the cs_control codeFeng Tang1-0/+2
commit 052dc7c45i "spi/dw_spi: conditional transfer mode change" introduced cs_control code, which has a bug by using bit offset for spi mode to set transfer mode in control register. Also it forces devices who don't need cs_control to re-configure the control registers for each spi transfer. This patch will fix them Signed-off-by: Feng Tang <feng.tang@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca>
2010-09-08semaphore: Add DEFINE_SEMAPHOREThomas Gleixner1-0/+3
The full cleanup of init_MUTEX[_LOCKED] and DECLARE_MUTEX has not been done. Some of the users are real semaphores and we should name them as such instead of confusing everyone with "MUTEX". Provide the infrastructure to get finally rid of init_MUTEX[_LOCKED] and DECLARE_MUTEX. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> LKML-Reference: <20100907125054.795929962@linutronix.de>
2010-09-07agp/intel: Fix cache control for SandybridgeZhenyu Wang1-0/+20
Sandybridge GTT has new cache control bits in PTE, which controls graphics page cache in LLC or LLC/MLC, so we need to extend the mask function to respect the new bits. And set cache control to always LLC only by default on Gen6. Signed-off-by: Zhenyu Wang <zhenyuw@linux.intel.com> Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk>
2010-09-05cgroups: fix API thinkoMichael S. Tsirkin1-1/+10
cgroup_attach_task_current_cg API that have upstream is backwards: we really need an API to attach to the cgroups from another process A to the current one. In our case (vhost), a priveledged user wants to attach it's task to cgroups from a less priveledged one, the API makes us run it in the other task's context, and this fails. So let's make the API generic and just pass in 'from' and 'to' tasks. Add an inline wrapper for cgroup_attach_task_current_cg to avoid breaking bisect. Signed-off-by: Michael S. Tsirkin <mst@redhat.com> Acked-by: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Acked-by: Paul Menage <menage@google.com>
2010-09-05io-mapping: Fix the address space annotationsFrancisco Jerez1-12/+12
Fixes a bunch of sparse warnings in io-mapping.h because of the inconsistent __iomem usage. Signed-off-by: Francisco Jerez <currojerez@riseup.net> LKML-Reference: <1283633804-11749-2-git-send-email-currojerez@riseup.net> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2010-09-03serial: fix port type conflict between NS16550A & U6_16550APhilippe Langlais2-3/+3
Bug seen by Dr. David Alan Gilbert with sparse Signed-off-by: Philippe Langlais <philippe.langlais@stericsson.com> Cc: stable <stable@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-09-03cls_cgroup: Fix rcu lockdep warningLi Zefan1-2/+8
Dave reported an rcu lockdep warning on kernel task->cgroups and task->cgroups->subsys[i] are protected by RCU. So we avoid accessing invalid pointers here. This might happen, for example, when you are deref-ing those pointers while someone move @task from one cgroup to another. Reported-by: Dave Jones <davej@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-09-03mutex: Fix annotations to include it in kernel-locking docbookRandy Dunlap1-0/+8
Fix kernel-doc notation in linux/mutex.h and kernel/mutex.c, then add these 2 files to the kernel-locking docbook as the Mutex API reference chapter. Add one API function to mutex-design.txt and correct a typo in that file. Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> LKML-Reference: <20100902154816.6cc2f9ad.randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>