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From: "Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <mtk.manpages@gmail.com>
To: Jann Horn <jannh@google.com>
Cc: mtk.manpages@gmail.com, Tycho Andersen <tycho@tycho.pizza>,
	Sargun Dhillon <sargun@sargun.me>,
	Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>,
	Christian Brauner <christian@brauner.io>,
	linux-man <linux-man@vger.kernel.org>,
	lkml <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Aleksa Sarai <cyphar@cyphar.com>,
	Alexei Starovoitov <ast@kernel.org>,
	Will Drewry <wad@chromium.org>, bpf <bpf@vger.kernel.org>,
	Song Liu <songliubraving@fb.com>,
	Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net>,
	Andy Lutomirski <luto@amacapital.net>,
	Linux Containers <containers@lists.linux-foundation.org>,
	Giuseppe Scrivano <gscrivan@redhat.com>,
	Robert Sesek <rsesek@google.com>
Subject: Re: For review: seccomp_user_notif(2) manual page
Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 07:14:03 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <e2643168-b5d5-4d8c-947a-7895bcabc268@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAG48ez2Uy8=Tz9k1hcr0suLPHjbJi1qUviSGzDQ-XWEGsdNU+A@mail.gmail.com>

On 10/26/20 4:54 PM, Jann Horn wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 25, 2020 at 5:32 PM Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
> <mtk.manpages@gmail.com> wrote:
[...]
>> I tried applying the patch below to vanilla 5.9.0.
>> (There's one typo: s/ENOTCON/ENOTCONN).
>>
>> It seems not to work though; when I send a signal to my test
>> target process that is sleeping waiting for the notification
>> response, the process enters the uninterruptible D state.
>> Any thoughts?
> 
> Ah, yeah, I think I was completely misusing the wait API. I'll go change that.
> 
> (Btw, in general, for reports about hangs like that, it can be helpful
> to have the contents of /proc/$pid/stack. And for cases where CPUs are
> spinning, the relevant part from the output of the "L" sysrq, or
> something like that.)

Thanks for the tipcs!

> Also, I guess we can probably break this part of UAPI after all, since
> the only user of this interface seems to currently be completely
> broken in this case anyway? So I think we want the other
> implementation without the ->canceled_reqs logic after all.

Okay.

> I'm a bit on the fence now on whether non-blocking mode should use
> ENOTCONN or not... I guess if we returned ENOENT even when there are
> no more listeners, you'd have to disambiguate through the poll()
> revents, which would be kinda ugly?

I must confess, I'm not quite clear on which two cases you 
are trying to distinguish. Can you elaborate?

> I'll try to turn this into a proper patch submission...

Thank you!!

Cheers,

Michael


-- 
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  reply	other threads:[~2020-10-27  6:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 52+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-30 11:07 Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-09-30 15:03 ` Tycho Andersen
2020-09-30 15:11   ` Tycho Andersen
2020-09-30 20:34   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-09-30 23:03     ` Tycho Andersen
2020-09-30 23:11       ` Jann Horn
2020-09-30 23:24         ` Tycho Andersen
2020-10-01  1:52           ` Jann Horn
2020-10-01  2:14             ` Jann Horn
2020-10-25 16:31               ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-26 15:54                 ` Jann Horn
2020-10-27  6:14                   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages) [this message]
2020-10-27 10:28                     ` Jann Horn
2020-10-28  6:31                       ` Sargun Dhillon
2020-10-28  9:43                         ` Jann Horn
2020-10-28 17:43                           ` Sargun Dhillon
2020-10-28 18:20                             ` Jann Horn
2020-10-01  7:49             ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-26  0:32             ` Kees Cook
2020-10-26  9:51               ` Jann Horn
2020-10-26 10:31                 ` Jann Horn
2020-10-28 22:56                   ` Kees Cook
2020-10-29  1:11                     ` Jann Horn
     [not found]                   ` <20201029021348.GB25673@cisco>
2020-10-29  4:26                     ` Jann Horn
2020-10-28 22:53                 ` Kees Cook
2020-10-29  1:25                   ` Jann Horn
2020-10-01  7:45       ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-14  4:40         ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-09-30 15:53 ` Jann Horn
2020-10-01 12:54   ` Christian Brauner
2020-10-01 15:47     ` Jann Horn
2020-10-01 16:58       ` Tycho Andersen
2020-10-01 17:12         ` Christian Brauner
2020-10-14  5:41           ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-01 18:18         ` Jann Horn
2020-10-01 18:56           ` Tycho Andersen
2020-10-01 17:05       ` Christian Brauner
2020-10-15 11:24   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-15 20:32     ` Jann Horn
2020-10-16 18:29       ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-17  0:25         ` Jann Horn
2020-10-24 12:52           ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-26  9:32             ` Jann Horn
2020-10-26  9:47               ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-09-30 23:39 ` Kees Cook
2020-10-15 11:24   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-26  0:19     ` Kees Cook
2020-10-26  9:39       ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-01 12:36 ` Christian Brauner
2020-10-15 11:23   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-10-01 21:06 ` Sargun Dhillon
2020-10-01 23:19   ` Tycho Andersen

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