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From: Vivek Goyal <vgoyal@redhat.com>
To: Misono Tomohiro <misono.tomohiro@jp.fujitsu.com>
Cc: virtio-fs@redhat.com, qemu-devel@nongnu.org
Subject: Re: [Virtio-fs] [PATCH] virtiofsd: Fix data corruption with O_APPEND wirte in writeback mode
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2019 11:47:32 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20191031154732.GC7308@redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191023122523.1816-1-misono.tomohiro@jp.fujitsu.com>

On Wed, Oct 23, 2019 at 09:25:23PM +0900, Misono Tomohiro wrote:
> When writeback mode is enabled (-o writeback), O_APPEND handling is
> done in kernel. Therefore virtiofsd clears O_APPEND flag when open.
> Otherwise O_APPEND flag takes precedence over pwrite() and write
> data may corrupt.
> 
> Currently clearing O_APPEND flag is done in lo_open(), but we also
> need the same operation in lo_create(). So, factor out the flag
> update operation in lo_open() to update_open_flags() and call it
> in both lo_open() and lo_create().
> 
> This fixes the failure of xfstest generic/069 in writeback mode
> (which tests O_APPEND write data integrity).
> 
> Signed-off-by: Misono Tomohiro <misono.tomohiro@jp.fujitsu.com>

Reviewed-by: Vivek Goyal <vgoyal@redhat.com>

Thanks
Vivek

> ---
>  contrib/virtiofsd/passthrough_ll.c | 56 +++++++++++++++---------------
>  1 file changed, 28 insertions(+), 28 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/contrib/virtiofsd/passthrough_ll.c b/contrib/virtiofsd/passthrough_ll.c
> index e8892c3c32..79fb78ecce 100644
> --- a/contrib/virtiofsd/passthrough_ll.c
> +++ b/contrib/virtiofsd/passthrough_ll.c
> @@ -1733,6 +1733,32 @@ static void lo_releasedir(fuse_req_t req, fuse_ino_t ino, struct fuse_file_info
>  	fuse_reply_err(req, 0);
>  }
>  
> +static void update_open_flags(int writeback, struct fuse_file_info *fi)
> +{
> +	/* With writeback cache, kernel may send read requests even
> +	   when userspace opened write-only */
> +	if (writeback && (fi->flags & O_ACCMODE) == O_WRONLY) {
> +		fi->flags &= ~O_ACCMODE;
> +		fi->flags |= O_RDWR;
> +	}
> +
> +	/* With writeback cache, O_APPEND is handled by the kernel.
> +	   This breaks atomicity (since the file may change in the
> +	   underlying filesystem, so that the kernel's idea of the
> +	   end of the file isn't accurate anymore). In this example,
> +	   we just accept that. A more rigorous filesystem may want
> +	   to return an error here */
> +	if (writeback && (fi->flags & O_APPEND))
> +		fi->flags &= ~O_APPEND;
> +
> +	/*
> +	 * O_DIRECT in guest should not necessarily mean bypassing page
> +	 * cache on host as well. If somebody needs that behavior, it
> +	 * probably should be a configuration knob in daemon.
> +	 */
> +	fi->flags &= ~O_DIRECT;
> +}
> +
>  static void lo_create(fuse_req_t req, fuse_ino_t parent, const char *name,
>  		      mode_t mode, struct fuse_file_info *fi)
>  {
> @@ -1760,12 +1786,7 @@ static void lo_create(fuse_req_t req, fuse_ino_t parent, const char *name,
>  	if (err)
>  		goto out;
>  
> -	/*
> -	 * O_DIRECT in guest should not necessarily mean bypassing page
> -	 * cache on host as well. If somebody needs that behavior, it
> -	 * probably should be a configuration knob in daemon.
> -	 */
> -	fi->flags &= ~O_DIRECT;
> +	update_open_flags(lo->writeback, fi);
>  
>  	fd = openat(parent_inode->fd, name,
>  		    (fi->flags | O_CREAT) & ~O_NOFOLLOW, mode);
> @@ -1966,28 +1987,7 @@ static void lo_open(fuse_req_t req, fuse_ino_t ino, struct fuse_file_info *fi)
>  
>  	fuse_log(FUSE_LOG_DEBUG, "lo_open(ino=%" PRIu64 ", flags=%d)\n", ino, fi->flags);
>  
> -	/* With writeback cache, kernel may send read requests even
> -	   when userspace opened write-only */
> -	if (lo->writeback && (fi->flags & O_ACCMODE) == O_WRONLY) {
> -		fi->flags &= ~O_ACCMODE;
> -		fi->flags |= O_RDWR;
> -	}
> -
> -	/* With writeback cache, O_APPEND is handled by the kernel.
> -	   This breaks atomicity (since the file may change in the
> -	   underlying filesystem, so that the kernel's idea of the
> -	   end of the file isn't accurate anymore). In this example,
> -	   we just accept that. A more rigorous filesystem may want
> -	   to return an error here */
> -	if (lo->writeback && (fi->flags & O_APPEND))
> -		fi->flags &= ~O_APPEND;
> -
> -	/*
> -	 * O_DIRECT in guest should not necessarily mean bypassing page
> -	 * cache on host as well. If somebody needs that behavior, it
> -	 * probably should be a configuration knob in daemon.
> -	 */
> -	fi->flags &= ~O_DIRECT;
> +	update_open_flags(lo->writeback, fi);
>  
>  	sprintf(buf, "%i", lo_fd(req, ino));
>  	fd = openat(lo->proc_self_fd, buf, fi->flags & ~O_NOFOLLOW);
> -- 
> 2.21.0
> 
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2019-10-31 15:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-23 12:25 Misono Tomohiro
2019-10-23 20:07 ` [Virtio-fs] " Vivek Goyal
2019-10-24 15:02   ` Vivek Goyal
2019-10-25 10:02     ` misono.tomohiro
2019-10-29 10:07       ` misono.tomohiro
2019-10-31  9:39         ` misono.tomohiro
2019-10-31 15:47           ` Vivek Goyal
2019-10-31 15:47 ` Vivek Goyal [this message]
2019-11-01  8:08   ` Dr. David Alan Gilbert

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