Commit 3aa0ce82 authored by Linus Torvalds's avatar Linus Torvalds
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Un-inline the core-dump helper functions

Tony Luck reports that the addition of the access_ok() check in commit
0eead9ab

 ("Don't dump task struct in a.out core-dumps") broke the
ia64 compile due to missing the necessary header file includes.

Rather than add yet another include (<asm/unistd.h>) to make everything
happy, just uninline the silly core dump helper functions and move the
bodies to fs/exec.c where they make a lot more sense.

dump_seek() in particular was too big to be an inline function anyway,
and none of them are in any way performance-critical.  And we really
don't need to mess up our include file headers more than they already
are.
Reported-and-tested-by: default avatarTony Luck <tony.luck@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
parent ae42d8d4
......@@ -2014,3 +2014,41 @@ fail_creds:
fail:
return;
}
/*
* Core dumping helper functions. These are the only things you should
* do on a core-file: use only these functions to write out all the
* necessary info.
*/
int dump_write(struct file *file, const void *addr, int nr)
{
return access_ok(VERIFY_READ, addr, nr) && file->f_op->write(file, addr, nr, &file->f_pos) == nr;
}
int dump_seek(struct file *file, loff_t off)
{
int ret = 1;
if (file->f_op->llseek && file->f_op->llseek != no_llseek) {
if (file->f_op->llseek(file, off, SEEK_CUR) < 0)
return 0;
} else {
char *buf = (char *)get_zeroed_page(GFP_KERNEL);
if (!buf)
return 0;
while (off > 0) {
unsigned long n = off;
if (n > PAGE_SIZE)
n = PAGE_SIZE;
if (!dump_write(file, buf, n)) {
ret = 0;
break;
}
off -= n;
}
free_page((unsigned long)buf);
}
return ret;
}
......@@ -9,37 +9,7 @@
* These are the only things you should do on a core-file: use only these
* functions to write out all the necessary info.
*/
static inline int dump_write(struct file *file, const void *addr, int nr)
{
return access_ok(VERIFY_READ, addr, nr) && file->f_op->write(file, addr, nr, &file->f_pos) == nr;
}
static inline int dump_seek(struct file *file, loff_t off)
{
int ret = 1;
if (file->f_op->llseek && file->f_op->llseek != no_llseek) {
if (file->f_op->llseek(file, off, SEEK_CUR) < 0)
return 0;
} else {
char *buf = (char *)get_zeroed_page(GFP_KERNEL);
if (!buf)
return 0;
while (off > 0) {
unsigned long n = off;
if (n > PAGE_SIZE)
n = PAGE_SIZE;
if (!dump_write(file, buf, n)) {
ret = 0;
break;
}
off -= n;
}
free_page((unsigned long)buf);
}
return ret;
}
extern int dump_write(struct file *file, const void *addr, int nr);
extern int dump_seek(struct file *file, loff_t off);
#endif /* _LINUX_COREDUMP_H */
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