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authorDan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>2018-02-21 17:08:01 -0800
committerDan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>2018-02-26 12:32:42 -0800
commit230f5a8969d8345fc9bbe3683f068246cf1be4b8 (patch)
parent9d4949b4935831be10534d5432bf611285a572a5 (diff)
dax: fix vma_is_fsdax() helper
Gerd reports that ->i_mode may contain other bits besides S_IFCHR. Use S_ISCHR() instead. Otherwise, get_user_pages_longterm() may fail on device-dax instances when those are meant to be explicitly allowed. Fixes: 2bb6d2837083 ("mm: introduce get_user_pages_longterm") Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> Reported-by: Gerd Rausch <gerd.rausch@oracle.com> Acked-by: Jane Chu <jane.chu@oracle.com> Reported-by: Haozhong Zhang <haozhong.zhang@intel.com> Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/fs.h b/include/linux/fs.h
index 2a815560fda0..79c413985305 100644
--- a/include/linux/fs.h
+++ b/include/linux/fs.h
@@ -3198,7 +3198,7 @@ static inline bool vma_is_fsdax(struct vm_area_struct *vma)
if (!vma_is_dax(vma))
return false;
inode = file_inode(vma->vm_file);
- if (inode->i_mode == S_IFCHR)
+ if (S_ISCHR(inode->i_mode))
return false; /* device-dax */
return true;