Patchwork [39/98] nbd: correct disconnect behavior

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Submitter Luis Henriques
Date July 11, 2013, 2:24 p.m.
Message ID <1373552708-15235-40-git-send-email-luis.henriques@canonical.com>
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Permalink /patch/258493/
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Luis Henriques - July 11, 2013, 2:24 p.m.
3.5.7.17 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Paul Clements <paul.clements@steeleye.com>

commit c378f70adbc1bbecd9e6db145019f14b2f688c7c upstream.

Currently, when a disconnect is requested by the user (via NBD_DISCONNECT
ioctl) the return from NBD_DO_IT is undefined (it is usually one of
several error codes).  This means that nbd-client does not know if a
manual disconnect was performed or whether a network error occurred.
Because of this, nbd-client's persist mode (which tries to reconnect after
error, but not after manual disconnect) does not always work correctly.

This change fixes this by causing NBD_DO_IT to always return 0 if a user
requests a disconnect.  This means that nbd-client can correctly either
persist the connection (if an error occurred) or disconnect (if the user
requested it).

Signed-off-by: Paul Clements <paul.clements@steeleye.com>
Acked-by: Rob Landley <rob@landley.net>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques@canonical.com>
---
 drivers/block/nbd.c | 7 ++++++-
 include/linux/nbd.h | 1 +
 2 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Patch

diff --git a/drivers/block/nbd.c b/drivers/block/nbd.c
index e1d49fc..35fc569 100644
--- a/drivers/block/nbd.c
+++ b/drivers/block/nbd.c
@@ -598,8 +598,10 @@  static int __nbd_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, struct nbd_device *nbd,
 		if (!nbd->sock)
 			return -EINVAL;
 
+		nbd->disconnect = 1;
+
 		nbd_send_req(nbd, &sreq);
-                return 0;
+		return 0;
 	}
  
 	case NBD_CLEAR_SOCK: {
@@ -629,6 +631,7 @@  static int __nbd_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, struct nbd_device *nbd,
 				nbd->sock = SOCKET_I(inode);
 				if (max_part > 0)
 					bdev->bd_invalidated = 1;
+				nbd->disconnect = 0; /* we're connected now */
 				return 0;
 			} else {
 				fput(file);
@@ -701,6 +704,8 @@  static int __nbd_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, struct nbd_device *nbd,
 		set_capacity(nbd->disk, 0);
 		if (max_part > 0)
 			ioctl_by_bdev(bdev, BLKRRPART, 0);
+		if (nbd->disconnect) /* user requested, ignore socket errors */
+			return 0;
 		return nbd->harderror;
 	}
 
diff --git a/include/linux/nbd.h b/include/linux/nbd.h
index d146ca1..e6fe174 100644
--- a/include/linux/nbd.h
+++ b/include/linux/nbd.h
@@ -68,6 +68,7 @@  struct nbd_device {
 	u64 bytesize;
 	pid_t pid; /* pid of nbd-client, if attached */
 	int xmit_timeout;
+	int disconnect; /* a disconnect has been requested by user */
 };
 
 #endif