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From: Luis Chamberlain <mcgrof@kernel.org>
To: Jules Irenge <jbi.octave@gmail.com>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, boqun.feng@gmail.com,
	Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>,
	Iurii Zaikin <yzaikin@google.com>,
	Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com>,
	"open list:PROC SYSCTL" <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/7] sysctl: Add missing annotation for start_unregistering()
Date: Thu, 2 Apr 2020 16:06:38 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20200402160638.GB11244@42.do-not-panic.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200331204643.11262-5-jbi.octave@gmail.com>

On Tue, Mar 31, 2020 at 09:46:40PM +0100, Jules Irenge wrote:
> Sparse reports a warning at start_unregistering()
> 
> warning: context imbalance in start_unregistering()
> 	- unexpected unlock
> 
> The root cause is the missing annotation at start_unregistering()
> Add the missing __must_hold(&sysctl_lock) annotation.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Jules Irenge <jbi.octave@gmail.com>

Acked-by: Luis Chamberlain <mcgrof@kernel.org>

  Luis
> ---
>  fs/proc/proc_sysctl.c | 1 +
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
> 
> diff --git a/fs/proc/proc_sysctl.c b/fs/proc/proc_sysctl.c
> index c75bb4632ed1..d1b5e2b35564 100644
> --- a/fs/proc/proc_sysctl.c
> +++ b/fs/proc/proc_sysctl.c
> @@ -307,6 +307,7 @@ static void proc_sys_prune_dcache(struct ctl_table_header *head)
>  
>  /* called under sysctl_lock, will reacquire if has to wait */
>  static void start_unregistering(struct ctl_table_header *p)
> +	__must_hold(&sysctl_lock)
>  {
>  	/*
>  	 * if p->used is 0, nobody will ever touch that entry again;
> -- 
> 2.24.1
> 

  reply	other threads:[~2020-04-02 16:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <0/7>
2020-03-31 20:46 ` [PATCH 0/7] Lock warnings cleanup Jules Irenge
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 1/7] fs: Add missing annotation for iput_final() Jules Irenge
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 2/7] fsnotify: Add missing annotation for fsnotify_finish_user_wait() Jules Irenge
2020-04-01  9:24     ` Jan Kara
2020-04-03 16:15       ` Jules Irenge
2020-04-03 16:52         ` Jan Kara
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 3/7] dax: Add missing annotation for wait_entry_unlocked() Jules Irenge
2020-04-01 10:01     ` Jan Kara
2020-04-01 16:04       ` Jules Irenge
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 4/7] sysctl: Add missing annotation for start_unregistering() Jules Irenge
2020-04-02 16:06     ` Luis Chamberlain [this message]
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 5/7] btrfs: Add missing annotation for btrfs_lock_cluster() Jules Irenge
2020-04-01 15:57     ` David Sterba
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 6/7] btrfs: Add missing annotation for btrfs_tree_lock() Jules Irenge
2020-03-31 20:46   ` [PATCH 7/7] tty: serial_core: Add missing annotation for _unlock_and_check_sysrq() Jules Irenge
2020-04-16 13:58     ` Greg Kroah-Hartman

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