[3.12,02/82] xen-blkfront: handle backend CLOSED without CLOSING
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Message ID 20140220235019.560554538@linuxfoundation.org
State New, archived
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  • 3.12.13-stable review
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Greg KH Feb. 20, 2014, 11:51 p.m. UTC
3.12-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: David Vrabel <david.vrabel@citrix.com>

commit 3661371701e714f0cea4120f6a365340858fb4e4 upstream.

Backend drivers shouldn't transistion to CLOSED unless the frontend is
CLOSED.  If a backend does transition to CLOSED too soon then the
frontend may not see the CLOSING state and will not properly shutdown.

So, treat an unexpected backend CLOSED state the same as CLOSING.

Signed-off-by: David Vrabel <david.vrabel@citrix.com>
Acked-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com>
Signed-off-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>

---
 drivers/block/xen-blkfront.c |    5 ++++-
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)



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--- a/drivers/block/xen-blkfront.c
+++ b/drivers/block/xen-blkfront.c
@@ -1852,13 +1852,16 @@  static void blkback_changed(struct xenbu
 	case XenbusStateReconfiguring:
 	case XenbusStateReconfigured:
 	case XenbusStateUnknown:
-	case XenbusStateClosed:
 		break;
 
 	case XenbusStateConnected:
 		blkfront_connect(info);
 		break;
 
+	case XenbusStateClosed:
+		if (dev->state == XenbusStateClosed)
+			break;
+		/* Missed the backend's Closing state -- fallthrough */
 	case XenbusStateClosing:
 		blkfront_closing(info);
 		break;