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authorOleg Nesterov <oleg@tv-sign.ru>2008-07-25 01:47:45 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2008-07-25 10:53:40 -0700
commit83914441f94c6f2cd468ca97365f6c34f418706e (patch)
treebbeb67d51e277b0caedb52072f3ac83fcf779d5a /fs
parentb564daf806d492dd4f7afe9b6c83b8d35d137669 (diff)
downloadlinux-2.6.34-ux500-83914441f94c6f2cd468ca97365f6c34f418706e.tar.gz
coredump: elf_core_dump: use core_state->dumper list
Kill the nasty rcu_read_lock() + do_each_thread() loop, use the list encoded in mm->core_state instead, s/GFP_ATOMIC/GFP_KERNEL/. This patch allows futher cleanups in binfmt_elf.c, in particular we can kill the parallel info->threads list. Signed-off-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@tv-sign.ru> Acked-by: Roland McGrath <roland@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'fs')
-rw-r--r--fs/binfmt_elf.c77
1 files changed, 32 insertions, 45 deletions
diff --git a/fs/binfmt_elf.c b/fs/binfmt_elf.c
index bad7d8770d7..88d180306cf 100644
--- a/fs/binfmt_elf.c
+++ b/fs/binfmt_elf.c
@@ -1478,7 +1478,7 @@ static int fill_note_info(struct elfhdr *elf, int phdrs,
const struct user_regset_view *view = task_user_regset_view(dump_task);
struct elf_thread_core_info *t;
struct elf_prpsinfo *psinfo;
- struct task_struct *g, *p;
+ struct core_thread *ct;
unsigned int i;
info->size = 0;
@@ -1517,34 +1517,26 @@ static int fill_note_info(struct elfhdr *elf, int phdrs,
/*
* Allocate a structure for each thread.
*/
- rcu_read_lock();
- do_each_thread(g, p)
- if (p->mm == dump_task->mm) {
- if (p->flags & PF_KTHREAD)
- continue;
-
- t = kzalloc(offsetof(struct elf_thread_core_info,
- notes[info->thread_notes]),
- GFP_ATOMIC);
- if (unlikely(!t)) {
- rcu_read_unlock();
- return 0;
- }
- t->task = p;
- if (p == dump_task || !info->thread) {
- t->next = info->thread;
- info->thread = t;
- } else {
- /*
- * Make sure to keep the original task at
- * the head of the list.
- */
- t->next = info->thread->next;
- info->thread->next = t;
- }
+ for (ct = &dump_task->mm->core_state->dumper; ct; ct = ct->next) {
+ t = kzalloc(offsetof(struct elf_thread_core_info,
+ notes[info->thread_notes]),
+ GFP_KERNEL);
+ if (unlikely(!t))
+ return 0;
+
+ t->task = ct->task;
+ if (ct->task == dump_task || !info->thread) {
+ t->next = info->thread;
+ info->thread = t;
+ } else {
+ /*
+ * Make sure to keep the original task at
+ * the head of the list.
+ */
+ t->next = info->thread->next;
+ info->thread->next = t;
}
- while_each_thread(g, p);
- rcu_read_unlock();
+ }
/*
* Now fill in each thread's information.
@@ -1691,7 +1683,6 @@ static int fill_note_info(struct elfhdr *elf, int phdrs,
{
#define NUM_NOTES 6
struct list_head *t;
- struct task_struct *g, *p;
info->notes = NULL;
info->prstatus = NULL;
@@ -1723,23 +1714,19 @@ static int fill_note_info(struct elfhdr *elf, int phdrs,
info->thread_status_size = 0;
if (signr) {
+ struct core_thread *ct;
struct elf_thread_status *ets;
- rcu_read_lock();
- do_each_thread(g, p)
- if (current->mm == p->mm && current != p) {
- if (p->flags & PF_KTHREAD)
- continue;
-
- ets = kzalloc(sizeof(*ets), GFP_ATOMIC);
- if (!ets) {
- rcu_read_unlock();
- return 0;
- }
- ets->thread = p;
- list_add(&ets->list, &info->thread_list);
- }
- while_each_thread(g, p);
- rcu_read_unlock();
+
+ for (ct = current->mm->core_state->dumper.next;
+ ct; ct = ct->next) {
+ ets = kzalloc(sizeof(*ets), GFP_KERNEL);
+ if (!ets)
+ return 0;
+
+ ets->thread = ct->task;
+ list_add(&ets->list, &info->thread_list);
+ }
+
list_for_each(t, &info->thread_list) {
int sz;