[lkml]   [2008]   [May]   [5]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [patch 15/15] vfs: splice remove_suid() cleanup
On Mon, May 05, 2008 at 11:54:56AM +0200, Miklos Szeredi wrote:
> From: Miklos Szeredi <>
> generic_file_splice_write() duplicates remove_suid() just because it
> doesn't hold i_mutex. But it grabs i_mutex inside splice_from_pipe()
> anyway, so this is rather pointless.
> Move locking to generic_file_splice_write() and call remove_suid() and
> __splice_from_pipe() instead.

Looks good to me. I wonder whether we should kill splice_from_pipe
entirely and always leave the locking to the caller.

 \ /
  Last update: 2008-05-05 13:13    [W:0.126 / U:11.432 seconds]
©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site