Commit 54c807e7 authored by Jan Kara's avatar Jan Kara Committed by Al Viro

fs: Fix possible use-after-free with AIO

Running AIO is pinning inode in memory using file reference. Once AIO
is completed using aio_complete(), file reference is put and inode can
be freed from memory. So we have to be sure that calling aio_complete()
is the last thing we do with the inode.

CC: Christoph Hellwig <>
CC: Jens Axboe <>
CC: Jeff Moyer <>
Acked-by: default avatarJeff Moyer <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJan Kara <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAl Viro <>
parent da2d8455
......@@ -261,9 +261,9 @@ static ssize_t dio_complete(struct dio *dio, loff_t offset, ssize_t ret, bool is
dio->end_io(dio->iocb, offset, transferred,
dio->private, ret, is_async);
} else {
if (is_async)
aio_complete(dio->iocb, ret, 0);
return ret;
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