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From: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
To: adilger@dilger.ca, akpm@linux-foundation.org,
	cgxu519@mykernel.net, chris@chrisdown.name, dxu@dxuuu.xyz,
	gregkh@linuxfoundation.org, hughd@google.com, linux-mm@kvack.org,
	mm-commits@vger.kernel.org, stable@vger.kernel.org,
	tj@kernel.org, torvalds@linux-foundation.org,
	viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk
Subject: [patch 03/15] vfs/xattr: mm/shmem: kernfs: release simple xattr entry in a right way
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 21:15:14 -0700
Message-ID: <20200724041514.cYG0-OSOt%akpm@linux-foundation.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200723211432.b31831a0df3bc2cbdae31b40@linux-foundation.org>

From: Chengguang Xu <cgxu519@mykernel.net>
Subject: vfs/xattr: mm/shmem: kernfs: release simple xattr entry in a right way

After commit fdc85222d58e ("kernfs: kvmalloc xattr value instead of
kmalloc"), simple xattr entry is allocated with kvmalloc() instead of
kmalloc(), so we should release it with kvfree() instead of kfree().

Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20200704051608.15043-1-cgxu519@mykernel.net
Fixes: fdc85222d58e ("kernfs: kvmalloc xattr value instead of kmalloc")
Signed-off-by: Chengguang Xu <cgxu519@mykernel.net>
Acked-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com>
Acked-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Cc: Daniel Xu <dxu@dxuuu.xyz>
Cc: Chris Down <chris@chrisdown.name>
Cc: Andreas Dilger <adilger@dilger.ca>
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org>	[5.7]
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
---

 include/linux/xattr.h |    3 ++-
 mm/shmem.c            |    2 +-
 2 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

--- a/include/linux/xattr.h~vfs-xattr-mm-shmem-kernfs-release-simple-xattr-entry-in-a-right-way
+++ a/include/linux/xattr.h
@@ -15,6 +15,7 @@
 #include <linux/slab.h>
 #include <linux/types.h>
 #include <linux/spinlock.h>
+#include <linux/mm.h>
 #include <uapi/linux/xattr.h>
 
 struct inode;
@@ -94,7 +95,7 @@ static inline void simple_xattrs_free(st
 
 	list_for_each_entry_safe(xattr, node, &xattrs->head, list) {
 		kfree(xattr->name);
-		kfree(xattr);
+		kvfree(xattr);
 	}
 }
 
--- a/mm/shmem.c~vfs-xattr-mm-shmem-kernfs-release-simple-xattr-entry-in-a-right-way
+++ a/mm/shmem.c
@@ -3178,7 +3178,7 @@ static int shmem_initxattrs(struct inode
 		new_xattr->name = kmalloc(XATTR_SECURITY_PREFIX_LEN + len,
 					  GFP_KERNEL);
 		if (!new_xattr->name) {
-			kfree(new_xattr);
+			kvfree(new_xattr);
 			return -ENOMEM;
 		}
 
_


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Thread overview: 69+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-07-24  4:14 incoming Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 01/15] mm/memory.c: avoid access flag update TLB flush for retried page fault Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:38   ` Yang Shi
2020-07-24  4:56     ` Andrew Morton
2020-07-24 19:27   ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-24 20:22     ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-25  0:36       ` Yang Shi
2020-07-25  1:29         ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-25 15:58           ` Catalin Marinas
2020-07-28  9:22             ` Will Deacon
2020-07-28  9:39               ` Catalin Marinas
2020-07-28 10:07                 ` Yu Xu
2020-07-28 11:46                   ` Catalin Marinas
2020-07-28 10:21                 ` Will Deacon
2020-07-28 18:28                 ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-27 17:52           ` Yang Shi
2020-07-27 18:04             ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-27 18:42               ` Catalin Marinas
2020-07-27 20:56                 ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-27 22:34               ` Yang Shi
2020-07-27  7:31       ` Yu Xu
2020-07-27 11:05         ` Catalin Marinas
2020-07-27 17:01           ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-28 11:19             ` Catalin Marinas
2020-07-27 17:12           ` Yu Xu
2020-07-27 18:04             ` Yang Shi
2020-07-27 18:37               ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-27 22:43                 ` Yang Shi
2020-07-28  0:38                   ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-28  0:13                 ` Yu Xu
2020-07-28 10:53                 ` Nicholas Piggin
2020-07-28 19:02                   ` Linus Torvalds
2020-07-28 22:53                     ` Nicholas Piggin
2020-07-29 13:58                       ` Michael Ellerman
2020-07-28  6:41             ` Yu Xu
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 02/15] mm/mmap.c: close race between munmap() and expand_upwards()/downwards() Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` Andrew Morton [this message]
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 04/15] mm: initialize return of vm_insert_pages Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 05/15] mm/memcontrol: fix OOPS inside mem_cgroup_get_nr_swap_pages() Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 06/15] mm/memcg: fix refcount error while moving and swapping Andrew Morton
2020-07-24 13:41   ` Alex Shi
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 07/15] mm: memcg/slab: fix memory leak at non-root kmem_cache destroy Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 08/15] mm/hugetlb: avoid hardcoding while checking if cma is enabled Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 09/15] khugepaged: fix null-pointer dereference due to race Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 10/15] mailmap: add entry for Mike Rapoport Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 11/15] squashfs: fix length field overlap check in metadata reading Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 12/15] scripts/decode_stacktrace: strip basepath from all paths Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 13/15] io-mapping: indicate mapping failure Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 14/15] MAINTAINERS: add KCOV section Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:15 ` [patch 15/15] scripts/gdb: fix lx-symbols 'gdb.error' while loading modules Andrew Morton
2020-07-28  1:19 ` mmotm 2020-07-27-18-18 uploaded Andrew Morton
2020-07-28  2:14   ` Stephen Rothwell
2020-07-28  3:22   ` mmotm 2020-07-27-18-18 uploaded (drivers/scsi/ufs/: SCSI_UFS_EXYNOS) Randy Dunlap
2020-07-28  8:23     ` Alim Akhtar
2020-07-28 12:33   ` mmotm 2020-07-27-18-18 uploaded (mm/page_alloc.c) Randy Dunlap
2020-07-28 21:55     ` Andrew Morton
2020-07-28 22:20       ` Stephen Rothwell
2020-07-28 22:31         ` Andrew Morton
2020-07-29 14:18           ` Michael S. Tsirkin
2020-07-29 14:38             ` David Hildenbrand
2020-07-29 16:14               ` David Hildenbrand
2020-07-29 17:29                 ` Randy Dunlap
2020-07-28 22:39       ` Randy Dunlap
2020-07-29  1:43         ` Nathan Chancellor
2020-07-29  1:44         ` Andrew Morton
2020-07-29  2:04           ` Randy Dunlap
2020-07-29 14:09           ` make oldconfig (Re: mmotm 2020-07-27-18-18 uploaded (mm/page_alloc.c)) Alexey Dobriyan
2020-07-31 23:46 ` mmotm 2020-07-31-16-45 uploaded Andrew Morton
2020-08-01  5:24   ` mmotm 2020-07-31-16-45 uploaded (drivers/staging/vc04_services/) Randy Dunlap

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