[net-next,v2,05/15] net: sched: act_ipt: remove dependency on rtnl lock

Message ID 1533923515-5664-6-git-send-email-vladbu@mellanox.com
State Accepted
Delegated to: David Miller
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  • Remove rtnl lock dependency from all action implementations
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Commit Message

Vlad Buslov Aug. 10, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
Use tcf spinlock to protect ipt action private data from concurrent
modification during dump. Ipt init already takes tcf spinlock when
modifying ipt state.

Signed-off-by: Vlad Buslov <vladbu@mellanox.com>
 net/sched/act_ipt.c | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)


diff --git a/net/sched/act_ipt.c b/net/sched/act_ipt.c
index 0dc787a57798..e149f0e66cb6 100644
--- a/net/sched/act_ipt.c
+++ b/net/sched/act_ipt.c
@@ -288,6 +288,7 @@  static int tcf_ipt_dump(struct sk_buff *skb, struct tc_action *a, int bind,
 	 * for foolproof you need to not assume this
+	spin_lock_bh(&ipt->tcf_lock);
 	t = kmemdup(ipt->tcfi_t, ipt->tcfi_t->u.user.target_size, GFP_ATOMIC);
 	if (unlikely(!t))
 		goto nla_put_failure;
@@ -307,10 +308,12 @@  static int tcf_ipt_dump(struct sk_buff *skb, struct tc_action *a, int bind,
 	if (nla_put_64bit(skb, TCA_IPT_TM, sizeof(tm), &tm, TCA_IPT_PAD))
 		goto nla_put_failure;
+	spin_unlock_bh(&ipt->tcf_lock);
 	return skb->len;
+	spin_unlock_bh(&ipt->tcf_lock);
 	nlmsg_trim(skb, b);
 	return -1;