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authorJens Axboe <axboe@fb.com>2016-11-11 18:28:50 -0700
committerJens Axboe <axboe@fb.com>2016-11-12 08:27:07 -0700
commit0cbc72a1781250f373327dd7e306e33859a42154 (patch)
tree157e036fd672cca80ae32a9a45517bdca6948c20
parent409ae5a76e0505c8ffe1424f9c00dbf2ec7b5eea (diff)
downloadlinux-sh-0cbc72a1781250f373327dd7e306e33859a42154.tar.gz
aoe: fix crash in page count manipulation
aoeblk contains some mysterious code, that wants to elevate the bio vec page counts while it's under IO. That is not needed, it's fragile, and it's causing kernel oopses for some. Reported-by: Tested-by: Don Koch <kochd@us.ibm.com> Tested-by: Tested-by: Don Koch <kochd@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <axboe@fb.com>
-rw-r--r--drivers/block/aoe/aoecmd.c41
1 files changed, 0 insertions, 41 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/block/aoe/aoecmd.c b/drivers/block/aoe/aoecmd.c
index ab19adb07a12..3c606c09fd5a 100644
--- a/drivers/block/aoe/aoecmd.c
+++ b/drivers/block/aoe/aoecmd.c
@@ -853,45 +853,6 @@ rqbiocnt(struct request *r)
return n;
}
-/* This can be removed if we are certain that no users of the block
- * layer will ever use zero-count pages in bios. Otherwise we have to
- * protect against the put_page sometimes done by the network layer.
- *
- * See http://oss.sgi.com/archives/xfs/2007-01/msg00594.html for
- * discussion.
- *
- * We cannot use get_page in the workaround, because it insists on a
- * positive page count as a precondition. So we use _refcount directly.
- */
-static void
-bio_pageinc(struct bio *bio)
-{
- struct bio_vec bv;
- struct page *page;
- struct bvec_iter iter;
-
- bio_for_each_segment(bv, bio, iter) {
- /* Non-zero page count for non-head members of
- * compound pages is no longer allowed by the kernel.
- */
- page = compound_head(bv.bv_page);
- page_ref_inc(page);
- }
-}
-
-static void
-bio_pagedec(struct bio *bio)
-{
- struct page *page;
- struct bio_vec bv;
- struct bvec_iter iter;
-
- bio_for_each_segment(bv, bio, iter) {
- page = compound_head(bv.bv_page);
- page_ref_dec(page);
- }
-}
-
static void
bufinit(struct buf *buf, struct request *rq, struct bio *bio)
{
@@ -899,7 +860,6 @@ bufinit(struct buf *buf, struct request *rq, struct bio *bio)
buf->rq = rq;
buf->bio = bio;
buf->iter = bio->bi_iter;
- bio_pageinc(bio);
}
static struct buf *
@@ -1127,7 +1087,6 @@ aoe_end_buf(struct aoedev *d, struct buf *buf)
if (buf == d->ip.buf)
d->ip.buf = NULL;
rq = buf->rq;
- bio_pagedec(buf->bio);
mempool_free(buf, d->bufpool);
n = (unsigned long) rq->special;
rq->special = (void *) --n;