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authorDavid Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>2008-11-14 10:39:06 +1100
committerJames Morris <jmorris@namei.org>2008-11-14 10:39:06 +1100
commit414c0708d0d60eccf8345c405ac81cf32c43e901 (patch)
tree5c3a5bd4c421176164475f87dc2f3cdb0de905e0 /ipc/shm.c
parentda9592edebceeba1b9301beafe80ec8b9c2db0ce (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-414c0708d0d60eccf8345c405ac81cf32c43e901.tar.gz
CRED: Wrap task credential accesses in the SYSV IPC subsystem
Wrap access to task credentials so that they can be separated more easily from the task_struct during the introduction of COW creds. Change most current->(|e|s|fs)[ug]id to current_(|e|s|fs)[ug]id(). Change some task->e?[ug]id to task_e?[ug]id(). In some places it makes more sense to use RCU directly rather than a convenient wrapper; these will be addressed by later patches. Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org> Acked-by: Serge Hallyn <serue@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'ipc/shm.c')
-rw-r--r--ipc/shm.c5
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/ipc/shm.c b/ipc/shm.c
index 867e5d6a55c2..0c3debbe32d5 100644
--- a/ipc/shm.c
+++ b/ipc/shm.c
@@ -752,9 +752,10 @@ asmlinkage long sys_shmctl(int shmid, int cmd, struct shmid_ds __user *buf)
goto out_unlock;
if (!capable(CAP_IPC_LOCK)) {
+ uid_t euid = current_euid();
err = -EPERM;
- if (current->euid != shp->shm_perm.uid &&
- current->euid != shp->shm_perm.cuid)
+ if (euid != shp->shm_perm.uid &&
+ euid != shp->shm_perm.cuid)
goto out_unlock;
if (cmd == SHM_LOCK &&
!current->signal->rlim[RLIMIT_MEMLOCK].rlim_cur)