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authorEric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>2010-04-07 15:15:25 -0400
committerJames Morris <jmorris@namei.org>2010-04-12 12:19:19 +1000
commit05b90496f2f366b9d3eea468351888ddf010782a (patch)
tree5c6b3c5167d4577043e74bb8590a6a4ed48c0bdf
parent3011a344cdcda34cdbcb40c3fb3d1a6e89954abb (diff)
downloadlinux-05b90496f2f366b9d3eea468351888ddf010782a.tar.gz
security: remove dead hook acct
Unused hook. Remove. Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>
-rw-r--r--include/linux/security.h14
-rw-r--r--kernel/acct.c20
-rw-r--r--security/capability.c6
-rw-r--r--security/security.c5
4 files changed, 5 insertions, 40 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/security.h b/include/linux/security.h
index ac536eedec90..d670c9a3ec2b 100644
--- a/include/linux/security.h
+++ b/include/linux/security.h
@@ -1254,13 +1254,6 @@ static inline void security_free_mnt_opts(struct security_mnt_opts *opts)
* @cap contains the capability <include/linux/capability.h>.
* @audit: Whether to write an audit message or not
* Return 0 if the capability is granted for @tsk.
- * @acct:
- * Check permission before enabling or disabling process accounting. If
- * accounting is being enabled, then @file refers to the open file used to
- * store accounting records. If accounting is being disabled, then @file
- * is NULL.
- * @file contains the file structure for the accounting file (may be NULL).
- * Return 0 if permission is granted.
* @sysctl:
* Check permission before accessing the @table sysctl variable in the
* manner specified by @op.
@@ -1383,7 +1376,6 @@ struct security_operations {
const kernel_cap_t *permitted);
int (*capable) (struct task_struct *tsk, const struct cred *cred,
int cap, int audit);
- int (*acct) (struct file *file);
int (*sysctl) (struct ctl_table *table, int op);
int (*quotactl) (int cmds, int type, int id, struct super_block *sb);
int (*quota_on) (struct dentry *dentry);
@@ -1665,7 +1657,6 @@ int security_capset(struct cred *new, const struct cred *old,
int security_capable(int cap);
int security_real_capable(struct task_struct *tsk, int cap);
int security_real_capable_noaudit(struct task_struct *tsk, int cap);
-int security_acct(struct file *file);
int security_sysctl(struct ctl_table *table, int op);
int security_quotactl(int cmds, int type, int id, struct super_block *sb);
int security_quota_on(struct dentry *dentry);
@@ -1883,11 +1874,6 @@ int security_real_capable_noaudit(struct task_struct *tsk, int cap)
return ret;
}
-static inline int security_acct(struct file *file)
-{
- return 0;
-}
-
static inline int security_sysctl(struct ctl_table *table, int op)
{
return 0;
diff --git a/kernel/acct.c b/kernel/acct.c
index 24f8c81fc48d..9e53bb2acfff 100644
--- a/kernel/acct.c
+++ b/kernel/acct.c
@@ -216,7 +216,6 @@ static int acct_on(char *name)
{
struct file *file;
struct vfsmount *mnt;
- int error;
struct pid_namespace *ns;
struct bsd_acct_struct *acct = NULL;
@@ -244,13 +243,6 @@ static int acct_on(char *name)
}
}
- error = security_acct(file);
- if (error) {
- kfree(acct);
- filp_close(file, NULL);
- return error;
- }
-
spin_lock(&acct_lock);
if (ns->bacct == NULL) {
ns->bacct = acct;
@@ -281,7 +273,7 @@ static int acct_on(char *name)
*/
SYSCALL_DEFINE1(acct, const char __user *, name)
{
- int error;
+ int error = 0;
if (!capable(CAP_SYS_PACCT))
return -EPERM;
@@ -299,13 +291,11 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE1(acct, const char __user *, name)
if (acct == NULL)
return 0;
- error = security_acct(NULL);
- if (!error) {
- spin_lock(&acct_lock);
- acct_file_reopen(acct, NULL, NULL);
- spin_unlock(&acct_lock);
- }
+ spin_lock(&acct_lock);
+ acct_file_reopen(acct, NULL, NULL);
+ spin_unlock(&acct_lock);
}
+
return error;
}
diff --git a/security/capability.c b/security/capability.c
index 8cc2b8f3b166..7f093d573ede 100644
--- a/security/capability.c
+++ b/security/capability.c
@@ -12,11 +12,6 @@
#include <linux/security.h>
-static int cap_acct(struct file *file)
-{
- return 0;
-}
-
static int cap_sysctl(ctl_table *table, int op)
{
return 0;
@@ -865,7 +860,6 @@ void security_fixup_ops(struct security_operations *ops)
set_to_cap_if_null(ops, ptrace_traceme);
set_to_cap_if_null(ops, capget);
set_to_cap_if_null(ops, capset);
- set_to_cap_if_null(ops, acct);
set_to_cap_if_null(ops, capable);
set_to_cap_if_null(ops, quotactl);
set_to_cap_if_null(ops, quota_on);
diff --git a/security/security.c b/security/security.c
index 490f77753b2d..8585019a1a59 100644
--- a/security/security.c
+++ b/security/security.c
@@ -190,11 +190,6 @@ int security_real_capable_noaudit(struct task_struct *tsk, int cap)
return ret;
}
-int security_acct(struct file *file)
-{
- return security_ops->acct(file);
-}
-
int security_sysctl(struct ctl_table *table, int op)
{
return security_ops->sysctl(table, op);