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From: Christian Brauner <christian.brauner@ubuntu.com>
To: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
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Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/3] uml: Create a private mount of proc for mconsole
Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2020 22:59:20 +0100
Message-ID: <20200228215920.tlw74xzhl5qkvt4p@wittgenstein> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87zhd2pfjd.fsf@x220.int.ebiederm.org>

On Fri, Feb 28, 2020 at 03:28:54PM -0600, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
> Christian Brauner <christian.brauner@ubuntu.com> writes:
> 
> > On Fri, Feb 28, 2020 at 02:18:43PM -0600, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
> >> 
> >> The mconsole code only ever accesses proc for the initial pid
> >> namespace.  Instead of depending upon the proc_mnt which is
> >> for proc_flush_task have uml create it's own mount of proc
> >> instead.
> >> 
> >> This allows proc_flush_task to evolve and remove the
> >> need for having a proc_mnt to do it's job.
> >> 
> >> Cc: Jeff Dike <jdike@addtoit.com>
> >> Cc: Richard Weinberger <richard@nod.at>
> >> Cc: Anton Ivanov <anton.ivanov@cambridgegreys.com>
> >> Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com>
> >> ---
> >>  arch/um/drivers/mconsole_kern.c | 28 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
> >>  1 file changed, 27 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> >> 
> >> diff --git a/arch/um/drivers/mconsole_kern.c b/arch/um/drivers/mconsole_kern.c
> >> index e8f5c81c2c6c..30575bd92975 100644
> >> --- a/arch/um/drivers/mconsole_kern.c
> >> +++ b/arch/um/drivers/mconsole_kern.c
> >> @@ -36,6 +36,8 @@
> >>  #include "mconsole_kern.h"
> >>  #include <os.h>
> >>  
> >> +static struct vfsmount *proc_mnt = NULL;
> >> +
> >>  static int do_unlink_socket(struct notifier_block *notifier,
> >>  			    unsigned long what, void *data)
> >>  {
> >> @@ -123,7 +125,7 @@ void mconsole_log(struct mc_request *req)
> >>  
> >>  void mconsole_proc(struct mc_request *req)
> >>  {
> >> -	struct vfsmount *mnt = init_pid_ns.proc_mnt;
> >> +	struct vfsmount *mnt = proc_mnt;
> >>  	char *buf;
> >>  	int len;
> >>  	struct file *file;
> >> @@ -134,6 +136,10 @@ void mconsole_proc(struct mc_request *req)
> >>  	ptr += strlen("proc");
> >>  	ptr = skip_spaces(ptr);
> >>  
> >> +	if (!mnt) {
> >> +		mconsole_reply(req, "Proc not available", 1, 0);
> >> +		goto out;
> >> +	}
> >>  	file = file_open_root(mnt->mnt_root, mnt, ptr, O_RDONLY, 0);
> >>  	if (IS_ERR(file)) {
> >>  		mconsole_reply(req, "Failed to open file", 1, 0);
> >> @@ -683,6 +689,24 @@ void mconsole_stack(struct mc_request *req)
> >>  	with_console(req, stack_proc, to);
> >>  }
> >>  
> >> +static int __init mount_proc(void)
> >> +{
> >> +	struct file_system_type *proc_fs_type;
> >> +	struct vfsmount *mnt;
> >> +
> >> +	proc_fs_type = get_fs_type("proc");
> >> +	if (!proc_fs_type)
> >> +		return -ENODEV;
> >> +
> >> +	mnt = kern_mount(proc_fs_type);
> >> +	put_filesystem(proc_fs_type);
> >> +	if (IS_ERR(mnt))
> >> +		return PTR_ERR(mnt);
> >> +
> >> +	proc_mnt = mnt;
> >> +	return 0;
> >> +}
> >> +
> >>  /*
> >>   * Changed by mconsole_setup, which is __setup, and called before SMP is
> >>   * active.
> >> @@ -696,6 +720,8 @@ static int __init mconsole_init(void)
> >>  	int err;
> >>  	char file[UNIX_PATH_MAX];
> >>  
> >> +	mount_proc();
> >
> > Hm, either check the return value or make the mount_proc() void?
> > Probably worth logging something but moving on without proc.
> 
> I modified mconsole_proc (the only place that cares to see if
> it has a valid proc_mnt).
> 
> So the code already does the moving on without mounting proc
> and continues to work.

Ok, but then make mount_proc()

static void __init mount_proc(void)

and not

static int __init mount_proc(void)

like you have now. That was what I was getting it. Unless there's
another reason for this.

Christian

  reply index

Thread overview: 85+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-02-10 15:05 [PATCH v8 00/11] proc: modernize proc to support multiple private instances Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 01/11] proc: Rename struct proc_fs_info to proc_fs_opts Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 02/11] proc: add proc_fs_info struct to store proc information Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 03/11] proc: move /proc/{self|thread-self} dentries to proc_fs_info Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 18:23   ` Andy Lutomirski
2020-02-12 15:00     ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 04/11] proc: move hide_pid, pid_gid from pid_namespace " Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 05/11] proc: add helpers to set and get proc hidepid and gid mount options Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 18:30   ` Andy Lutomirski
2020-02-12 14:57     ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 06/11] proc: support mounting procfs instances inside same pid namespace Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 07/11] proc: flush task dcache entries from all procfs instances Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 17:46   ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-10 19:23     ` Al Viro
2020-02-11  1:36   ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-11  4:01     ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-12 14:49     ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-12 14:59       ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-12 17:08         ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-12 18:45         ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-12 19:16           ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-12 19:49             ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-12 20:03               ` Al Viro
2020-02-12 20:35                 ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-12 20:38                   ` Al Viro
2020-02-12 20:41                     ` Al Viro
2020-02-12 21:02                       ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-12 21:46                         ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-13  0:48                           ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-13  4:37                             ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-13  5:55                               ` Al Viro
2020-02-13 21:30                                 ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-13 22:23                                   ` Al Viro
2020-02-13 22:47                                     ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-14 14:15                                       ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-14  3:48                                 ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:46                               ` [PATCH 0/7] proc: Dentry flushing without proc_mnt Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:47                                 ` [PATCH 1/7] proc: Rename in proc_inode rename sysctl_inodes sibling_inodes Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:48                                 ` [PATCH 2/7] proc: Generalize proc_sys_prune_dcache into proc_prune_siblings_dcache Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:49                                 ` [PATCH 3/7] proc: Mov rcu_read_(lock|unlock) in proc_prune_siblings_dcache Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 22:33                                   ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-20 20:49                                 ` [PATCH 4/7] proc: Use d_invalidate " Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 22:43                                   ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-20 22:54                                   ` Al Viro
2020-02-20 23:00                                     ` Linus Torvalds
2020-02-20 23:03                                     ` Al Viro
2020-02-20 23:39                                       ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:51                                 ` [PATCH 5/7] proc: Clear the pieces of proc_inode that proc_evict_inode cares about Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:52                                 ` [PATCH 6/7] proc: Use a list of inodes to flush from proc Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 20:52                                 ` [PATCH 7/7] proc: Ensure we see the exit of each process tid exactly once Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-21 16:50                                   ` Oleg Nesterov
2020-02-22 15:46                                     ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-20 23:02                                 ` [PATCH 0/7] proc: Dentry flushing without proc_mnt Linus Torvalds
2020-02-20 23:07                                   ` Al Viro
2020-02-20 23:37                                     ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:25                                 ` [PATCH v2 0/6] " Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:26                                   ` [PATCH v2 1/6] proc: Rename in proc_inode rename sysctl_inodes sibling_inodes Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:27                                   ` [PATCH v2 2/6] proc: Generalize proc_sys_prune_dcache into proc_prune_siblings_dcache Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:27                                   ` [PATCH v2 3/6] proc: In proc_prune_siblings_dcache cache an aquired super block Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:28                                   ` [PATCH v2 4/6] proc: Use d_invalidate in proc_prune_siblings_dcache Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:28                                   ` [PATCH v2 5/6] proc: Clear the pieces of proc_inode that proc_evict_inode cares about Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-24 16:29                                   ` [PATCH v2 6/6] proc: Use a list of inodes to flush from proc Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 20:17                                   ` [PATCH 0/3] proc: Actually honor the mount options Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 20:18                                     ` [PATCH 1/3] uml: Don't consult current to find the proc_mnt in mconsole_proc Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 20:18                                     ` [PATCH 2/3] uml: Create a private mount of proc for mconsole Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 20:30                                       ` Christian Brauner
2020-02-28 21:28                                         ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 21:59                                           ` Christian Brauner [this message]
2020-02-28 20:19                                     ` [PATCH 3/3] proc: Remove the now unnecessary internal mount of proc Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 20:39                                       ` Christian Brauner
2020-02-28 21:40                                         ` Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-28 22:34                                     ` [PATCH 4/3] pid: Improve the comment about waiting in zap_pid_ns_processes Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-29  2:59                                       ` Christian Brauner
2020-02-14  3:49                     ` [PATCH v8 07/11] proc: flush task dcache entries from all procfs instances Eric W. Biederman
2020-02-12 19:47           ` Al Viro
2020-02-11 22:45   ` Al Viro
2020-02-12 14:26     ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 08/11] proc: instantiate only pids that we can ptrace on 'hidepid=4' mount option Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 16:29   ` Jordan Glover
2020-02-12 14:34     ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 09/11] proc: add option to mount only a pids subset Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 10/11] docs: proc: add documentation for "hidepid=4" and "subset=pidfs" options and new mount behavior Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 18:29   ` Andy Lutomirski
2020-02-12 16:03     ` Alexey Gladkov
2020-02-10 15:05 ` [PATCH v8 11/11] proc: Move hidepid values to uapi as they are user interface to mount Alexey Gladkov

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