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From: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk,
	linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org,
	Wim Van Sebroeck <wim@linux-watchdog.org>,
	Guenter Roeck <linux@roeck-us.net>
Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>, linux-watchdog@vger.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH v5 05/18] watchdog: cpwd: use generic compat_ptr_ioctl
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 22:42:32 +0200
Message-ID: <20190814204259.120942-6-arnd@arndb.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190814204259.120942-1-arnd@arndb.de>

The cpwd_compat_ioctl() contains a bogus mutex that dates
back to a leftover BKL instance.

Simplify the implementation by using the new compat_ptr_ioctl()
helper function that will do the right thing for all calls
here.

Note that WIOCSTART/WIOCSTOP don't take any arguments, so
the compat_ptr() conversion is not needed here, but it also
doesn't hurt.

Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
---
 drivers/watchdog/cpwd.c | 25 +------------------------
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 24 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/watchdog/cpwd.c b/drivers/watchdog/cpwd.c
index b973b31179df..9393be584e72 100644
--- a/drivers/watchdog/cpwd.c
+++ b/drivers/watchdog/cpwd.c
@@ -473,29 +473,6 @@ static long cpwd_ioctl(struct file *file, unsigned int cmd, unsigned long arg)
 	return 0;
 }
 
-static long cpwd_compat_ioctl(struct file *file, unsigned int cmd,
-			      unsigned long arg)
-{
-	int rval = -ENOIOCTLCMD;
-
-	switch (cmd) {
-	/* solaris ioctls are specific to this driver */
-	case WIOCSTART:
-	case WIOCSTOP:
-	case WIOCGSTAT:
-		mutex_lock(&cpwd_mutex);
-		rval = cpwd_ioctl(file, cmd, arg);
-		mutex_unlock(&cpwd_mutex);
-		break;
-
-	/* everything else is handled by the generic compat layer */
-	default:
-		break;
-	}
-
-	return rval;
-}
-
 static ssize_t cpwd_write(struct file *file, const char __user *buf,
 			  size_t count, loff_t *ppos)
 {
@@ -520,7 +497,7 @@ static ssize_t cpwd_read(struct file *file, char __user *buffer,
 static const struct file_operations cpwd_fops = {
 	.owner =		THIS_MODULE,
 	.unlocked_ioctl =	cpwd_ioctl,
-	.compat_ioctl =		cpwd_compat_ioctl,
+	.compat_ioctl =		compat_ptr_ioctl,
 	.open =			cpwd_open,
 	.write =		cpwd_write,
 	.read =			cpwd_read,
-- 
2.20.0


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Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-14 20:42 [PATCH v5 00/18] compat_ioctl.c removal, part 2/3 Arnd Bergmann
2019-08-14 20:42 ` Arnd Bergmann [this message]
2019-08-15 18:06   ` [PATCH v5 05/18] watchdog: cpwd: use generic compat_ptr_ioctl Guenter Roeck
2019-08-14 20:49 ` [PATCH v5 06/18] compat_ioctl: move WDIOC handling into wdt drivers Arnd Bergmann
2019-08-15 18:10   ` Guenter Roeck

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