[3.5.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "SUNRPC: Set alloc_slot for backchannel tcp ops" has been added to staging queue

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Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski Dec. 10, 2012, 8:43 p.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    SUNRPC: Set alloc_slot for backchannel tcp ops

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

For more information about the 3.5.y.z tree, see



From fe3c8471dd5d774005c89a2573567cee4089a5ed Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Bryan Schumaker <bjschuma@netapp.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2012 13:39:01 -0400
Subject: [PATCH 11/11] SUNRPC: Set alloc_slot for backchannel tcp ops

commit 84e28a307e376f271505af65a7b7e212dd6f61f4 upstream.

f39c1bfb5a03e2d255451bff05be0d7255298fa4 (SUNRPC: Fix a UDP transport
regression) introduced the "alloc_slot" function for xprt operations,
but never created one for the backchannel operations.  This patch fixes
a null pointer dereference when mounting NFS over v4.1.

Call Trace:
 [<ffffffffa0207957>] ? xprt_reserve+0x47/0x50 [sunrpc]
 [<ffffffffa02023a4>] call_reserve+0x34/0x60 [sunrpc]
 [<ffffffffa020e280>] __rpc_execute+0x90/0x400 [sunrpc]
 [<ffffffffa020e61a>] rpc_async_schedule+0x2a/0x40 [sunrpc]
 [<ffffffff81073589>] process_one_work+0x139/0x500
 [<ffffffff81070e70>] ? alloc_worker+0x70/0x70
 [<ffffffffa020e5f0>] ? __rpc_execute+0x400/0x400 [sunrpc]
 [<ffffffff81073d1e>] worker_thread+0x15e/0x460
 [<ffffffff8145c839>] ? preempt_schedule+0x49/0x70
 [<ffffffff81073bc0>] ? rescuer_thread+0x230/0x230
 [<ffffffff81079603>] kthread+0x93/0xa0
 [<ffffffff81465d04>] kernel_thread_helper+0x4/0x10
 [<ffffffff81079570>] ? kthread_freezable_should_stop+0x70/0x70
 [<ffffffff81465d00>] ? gs_change+0x13/0x13

Signed-off-by: Bryan Schumaker <bjschuma@netapp.com>
Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com>
Signed-off-by: Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski <herton.krzesinski@canonical.com>
 net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c |    1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)



diff --git a/net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c b/net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c
index 1768e22..79064471 100644
--- a/net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c
+++ b/net/sunrpc/xprtsock.c
@@ -2478,6 +2478,7 @@  static struct rpc_xprt_ops xs_tcp_ops = {
 static struct rpc_xprt_ops bc_tcp_ops = {
 	.reserve_xprt		= xprt_reserve_xprt,
 	.release_xprt		= xprt_release_xprt,
+	.alloc_slot		= xprt_alloc_slot,
 	.rpcbind		= xs_local_rpcbind,
 	.buf_alloc		= bc_malloc,
 	.buf_free		= bc_free,