svn commit: r199750 - stable/6/sys/fs/fifofs

Attilio Rao attilio at FreeBSD.org
Tue Nov 24 14:40:50 UTC 2009


Author: attilio
Date: Tue Nov 24 14:40:50 2009
New Revision: 199750
URL: http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/199750

Log:
  MFC 199007:
  Fix a memory leak.

Modified:
  stable/6/sys/fs/fifofs/fifo_vnops.c
Directory Properties:
  stable/6/sys/   (props changed)
  stable/6/sys/conf/   (props changed)
  stable/6/sys/contrib/pf/   (props changed)
  stable/6/sys/dev/cxgb/   (props changed)

Modified: stable/6/sys/fs/fifofs/fifo_vnops.c
==============================================================================
--- stable/6/sys/fs/fifofs/fifo_vnops.c	Tue Nov 24 14:06:15 2009	(r199749)
+++ stable/6/sys/fs/fifofs/fifo_vnops.c	Tue Nov 24 14:40:50 2009	(r199750)
@@ -76,6 +76,9 @@ struct fileops fifo_ops_f = {
 /*
  * This structure is associated with the FIFO vnode and stores
  * the state associated with the FIFO.
+ * Notes about locking:
+ *   - fi_readsock and fi_writesock are invariant since init time.
+ *   - fi_readers and fi_writers are vnode lock protected.
  */
 struct fifoinfo {
 	struct socket	*fi_readsock;
@@ -212,14 +215,9 @@ fail1:
 	}
 
 	/*
-	 * General access to fi_readers and fi_writers is protected using
-	 * the vnode lock.
-	 *
-	 * Protect the increment of fi_readers and fi_writers and the
-	 * associated calls to wakeup() with the fifo mutex in addition
-	 * to the vnode lock.  This allows the vnode lock to be dropped
-	 * for the msleep() calls below, and using the fifo mutex with
-	 * msleep() prevents the wakeup from being missed.
+	 * Use the fifo_mtx lock here, in addition to the vnode lock,
+	 * in order to allow vnode lock dropping before msleep() calls
+	 * and still avoiding missed wakeups.
 	 */
 	mtx_lock(&fifo_mtx);
 	if (ap->a_mode & FREAD) {
@@ -237,6 +235,8 @@ fail1:
 	if (ap->a_mode & FWRITE) {
 		if ((ap->a_mode & O_NONBLOCK) && fip->fi_readers == 0) {
 			mtx_unlock(&fifo_mtx);
+			if (fip->fi_writers == 0)
+				fifo_cleanup(vp);
 			return (ENXIO);
 		}
 		fip->fi_writers++;


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