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Subject[PATCH 3/3] GFS2: Skip check for mandatory locks when unlocking
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From: Sachin Prabhu <sprabhu@redhat.com>

gfs2_lock() will skip locks on file which have mode set to 02666. This is a problem in cases where the mode of the file is changed after a process has obtained a lock on the file. Such a lock will be skipped and will result in a BUG in locks_remove_flock().

gfs2_lock() should skip the check for mandatory locks when unlocking a file.

Signed-off-by: Sachin Prabhu <sprabhu@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Steven Whitehouse <swhiteho@redhat.com>
---
fs/gfs2/file.c | 2 +-
1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
diff --git a/fs/gfs2/file.c b/fs/gfs2/file.c
index a6abbae..e6dd2ae 100644
--- a/fs/gfs2/file.c
+++ b/fs/gfs2/file.c
@@ -640,7 +640,7 @@ static int gfs2_lock(struct file *file, int cmd, struct file_lock *fl)

if (!(fl->fl_flags & FL_POSIX))
return -ENOLCK;
- if (__mandatory_lock(&ip->i_inode))
+ if (__mandatory_lock(&ip->i_inode) && fl->fl_type != F_UNLCK)
return -ENOLCK;

if (cmd == F_CANCELLK) {
--
1.6.2.5


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