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Subject[PATCH 05/20] fsnotify: correctly handle return codes from listeners
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When fsnotify groups return errors they are ignored.  For permissions
events these should be passed back up the stack, but for most events these
should continue to be ignored.

Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
---
fs/notify/fsnotify.c | 20 ++++++++++++--------
include/linux/fsnotify_backend.h | 2 ++
2 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)
diff --git a/fs/notify/fsnotify.c b/fs/notify/fsnotify.c
index 4498a20..57ecadd 100644
--- a/fs/notify/fsnotify.c
+++ b/fs/notify/fsnotify.c
@@ -252,20 +252,23 @@ int fsnotify(struct inode *to_tell, __u32 mask, void *data, int data_is,

if (inode_group > vfsmount_group) {
/* handle inode */
- send_to_group(to_tell, NULL, inode_mark, NULL, mask, data,
- data_is, cookie, file_name, &event);
+ ret = send_to_group(to_tell, NULL, inode_mark, NULL, mask, data,
+ data_is, cookie, file_name, &event);
/* we didn't use the vfsmount_mark */
vfsmount_group = NULL;
} else if (vfsmount_group > inode_group) {
- send_to_group(to_tell, mnt, NULL, vfsmount_mark, mask, data,
- data_is, cookie, file_name, &event);
+ ret = send_to_group(to_tell, mnt, NULL, vfsmount_mark, mask, data,
+ data_is, cookie, file_name, &event);
inode_group = NULL;
} else {
- send_to_group(to_tell, mnt, inode_mark, vfsmount_mark,
- mask, data, data_is, cookie, file_name,
- &event);
+ ret = send_to_group(to_tell, mnt, inode_mark, vfsmount_mark,
+ mask, data, data_is, cookie, file_name,
+ &event);
}

+ if (ret && (mask & ALL_FSNOTIFY_PERM_EVENTS))
+ goto out;
+
if (inode_group)
inode_node = srcu_dereference(inode_node->next,
&fsnotify_mark_srcu);
@@ -273,7 +276,8 @@ int fsnotify(struct inode *to_tell, __u32 mask, void *data, int data_is,
vfsmount_node = srcu_dereference(vfsmount_node->next,
&fsnotify_mark_srcu);
}
-
+ ret = 0;
+out:
srcu_read_unlock(&fsnotify_mark_srcu, idx);
/*
* fsnotify_create_event() took a reference so the event can't be cleaned
diff --git a/include/linux/fsnotify_backend.h b/include/linux/fsnotify_backend.h
index 8253295..0268921 100644
--- a/include/linux/fsnotify_backend.h
+++ b/include/linux/fsnotify_backend.h
@@ -64,6 +64,8 @@

#define FS_MOVE (FS_MOVED_FROM | FS_MOVED_TO)

+#define ALL_FSNOTIFY_PERM_EVENTS (FS_OPEN_PERM | FS_ACCESS_PERM)
+
#define ALL_FSNOTIFY_EVENTS (FS_ACCESS | FS_MODIFY | FS_ATTRIB | \
FS_CLOSE_WRITE | FS_CLOSE_NOWRITE | FS_OPEN | \
FS_MOVED_FROM | FS_MOVED_TO | FS_CREATE | \


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