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From: Andrei Vagin <avagin@gmail.com>
To: Ian Kent <raven@themaw.net>
Cc: autofs@vger.kernel.org, LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] autofs: don't stuck in a loop if vfs_write returns an error
Date: Mon, 23 May 2016 14:50:17 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CANaxB-wWRaQYz5cku5iQ=HpA34Fzijz0UvYvFJnbCgrXHwX12A@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1459496266.2974.1.camel@themaw.net>

Hi Ian,

When are you going to apply this patch? We can't test linux-next without it.

Thanks,
Andrew


On Fri, Apr 1, 2016 at 12:37 AM, Ian Kent <raven@themaw.net> wrote:
> On Thu, 2016-03-31 at 22:12 -0700, Andrey Vagin wrote:
>> From: Andrey Vagin <avagin@openvz.org>
>>
>> __vfs_write() returns a negative value in a error case.
>
> Ha, right, I'll send this along to Andrew with my next series which
> should be soon.
>
>>
>> Cc: Ian Kent <raven@themaw.net>
>> Signed-off-by: Andrey Vagin <avagin@openvz.org>
>> ---
>>  fs/autofs4/waitq.c | 7 ++++---
>>  1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
>>
>> diff --git a/fs/autofs4/waitq.c b/fs/autofs4/waitq.c
>> index 0146d91..631f155 100644
>> --- a/fs/autofs4/waitq.c
>> +++ b/fs/autofs4/waitq.c
>> @@ -66,11 +66,12 @@ static int autofs4_write(struct autofs_sb_info
>> *sbi,
>>       set_fs(KERNEL_DS);
>>
>>       mutex_lock(&sbi->pipe_mutex);
>> -     wr = __vfs_write(file, data, bytes, &file->f_pos);
>> -     while (bytes && wr) {
>> +     while (bytes) {
>> +             wr = __vfs_write(file, data, bytes, &file->f_pos);
>> +             if (wr <= 0)
>> +                     break;
>>               data += wr;
>>               bytes -= wr;
>> -             wr = __vfs_write(file, data, bytes, &file->f_pos);
>>       }
>>       mutex_unlock(&sbi->pipe_mutex);
>>

  reply	other threads:[~2016-05-23 21:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-04-01  5:12 Andrey Vagin
2016-04-01  7:37 ` Ian Kent
2016-05-23 21:50   ` Andrei Vagin [this message]
2016-05-24  1:34     ` Ian Kent
2016-05-30  5:52       ` Ian Kent
2016-06-09  1:23         ` Ian Kent
2016-06-09 17:27           ` Andrei Vagin
2016-06-10  8:45             ` Ian Kent
2016-06-10 19:07           ` Andrew Morton
2016-06-16  7:58             ` Ian Kent
2016-06-16  8:31 Ian Kent

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