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authorPeter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>2014-02-14 17:19:29 +0100
committerThomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>2014-02-21 21:27:10 +0100
commit6d35ab48090b10c5ea5604ed5d6e91f302dc6060 (patch)
tree6900ab1355dfd47fcb2c0e1a76f752d36995c925
parent4efbc454ba68def5ef285b26ebfcfdb605b52755 (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-6d35ab48090b10c5ea5604ed5d6e91f302dc6060.tar.gz
sched: Add 'flags' argument to sched_{set,get}attr() syscalls
Because of a recent syscall design debate; its deemed appropriate for each syscall to have a flags argument for future extension; without immediately requiring new syscalls. Cc: juri.lelli@gmail.com Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com> Suggested-by: Michael Kerrisk <mtk.manpages@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20140214161929.GL27965@twins.programming.kicks-ass.net Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
-rw-r--r--include/linux/syscalls.h6
-rw-r--r--kernel/sched/core.c11
2 files changed, 10 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/syscalls.h b/include/linux/syscalls.h
index 40ed9e9a77e5..a747a77ea584 100644
--- a/include/linux/syscalls.h
+++ b/include/linux/syscalls.h
@@ -281,13 +281,15 @@ asmlinkage long sys_sched_setscheduler(pid_t pid, int policy,
asmlinkage long sys_sched_setparam(pid_t pid,
struct sched_param __user *param);
asmlinkage long sys_sched_setattr(pid_t pid,
- struct sched_attr __user *attr);
+ struct sched_attr __user *attr,
+ unsigned int flags);
asmlinkage long sys_sched_getscheduler(pid_t pid);
asmlinkage long sys_sched_getparam(pid_t pid,
struct sched_param __user *param);
asmlinkage long sys_sched_getattr(pid_t pid,
struct sched_attr __user *attr,
- unsigned int size);
+ unsigned int size,
+ unsigned int flags);
asmlinkage long sys_sched_setaffinity(pid_t pid, unsigned int len,
unsigned long __user *user_mask_ptr);
asmlinkage long sys_sched_getaffinity(pid_t pid, unsigned int len,
diff --git a/kernel/sched/core.c b/kernel/sched/core.c
index a6e7470166c7..6edbef296ece 100644
--- a/kernel/sched/core.c
+++ b/kernel/sched/core.c
@@ -3661,13 +3661,14 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE2(sched_setparam, pid_t, pid, struct sched_param __user *, param)
* @pid: the pid in question.
* @uattr: structure containing the extended parameters.
*/
-SYSCALL_DEFINE2(sched_setattr, pid_t, pid, struct sched_attr __user *, uattr)
+SYSCALL_DEFINE3(sched_setattr, pid_t, pid, struct sched_attr __user *, uattr,
+ unsigned int, flags)
{
struct sched_attr attr;
struct task_struct *p;
int retval;
- if (!uattr || pid < 0)
+ if (!uattr || pid < 0 || flags)
return -EINVAL;
if (sched_copy_attr(uattr, &attr))
@@ -3804,8 +3805,8 @@ err_size:
* @uattr: structure containing the extended parameters.
* @size: sizeof(attr) for fwd/bwd comp.
*/
-SYSCALL_DEFINE3(sched_getattr, pid_t, pid, struct sched_attr __user *, uattr,
- unsigned int, size)
+SYSCALL_DEFINE4(sched_getattr, pid_t, pid, struct sched_attr __user *, uattr,
+ unsigned int, size, unsigned int, flags)
{
struct sched_attr attr = {
.size = sizeof(struct sched_attr),
@@ -3814,7 +3815,7 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE3(sched_getattr, pid_t, pid, struct sched_attr __user *, uattr,
int retval;
if (!uattr || pid < 0 || size > PAGE_SIZE ||
- size < SCHED_ATTR_SIZE_VER0)
+ size < SCHED_ATTR_SIZE_VER0 || flags)
return -EINVAL;
rcu_read_lock();