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2008-10-22Linux Kroah-Hartman
2008-10-22security: avoid calling a NULL function pointer in drivers/video/tvaudio.cArjan van de Ven
commit 5ba2f67afb02c5302b2898949ed6fc3b3d37dcf1 upstream NULL function pointers are very bad security wise. This one got caught by kerneloops.org quite a few times, so it's happening in the field.... Fix is simple, check the function pointer for NULL, like 6 other places in the same function are already doing. Signed-off-by: Arjan van de Ven <arjan@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22x86: work around MTRR mask setting, v2Ingo Molnar
commit 9754a5b840a209bc1f192d59f63e81b698a55ac8 upstream improve the debug printout: - make it actually display something - print it only once would be nice to have a WARN_ONCE() facility, to feed such things to kerneloops.org. Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: S.Çağlar Onur <caglar@pardus.org.tr> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22drm/i915: fix ioremap of a user address for non-root (CVE-2008-3831)Matthias Hopf
commit 4b40893918203ee1a1f6a114316c2a19c072e9bd upstream Olaf Kirch noticed that the i915_set_status_page() function of the i915 kernel driver calls ioremap with an address offset that is supplied by userspace via ioctl. The function zeroes the mapped memory via memset and tells the hardware about the address. Turns out that access to that ioctl is not restricted to root so users could probably exploit that to do nasty things. We haven't tried to write actual exploit code though. It only affects the Intel G33 series and newer. Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22V4L: zr36067: Fix RGBR pixel formatJean Delvare
(cherry picked from commit a30ee3c747728f9151664118ffcbdeefd202c332) The zr36067 driver is improperly declaring pixel format RGBP twice, once as "16-bit RGB LE" and once as "16-bit RGB BE". The latter is actually RGBR. Fix the code to properly map both pixel formats. Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Acked-by: Trent Piepho <xyzzy@speakeasy.org> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Michael Krufky <mkrufky@linuxtv.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22V4L: bttv: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in radio_openJean Delvare
cherry picked from commit c37396c19403e249f12626187d51e92c915f2bc9 Fix the following crash in the bttv driver: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 000000000000036c IP: [<ffffffffa037860a>] radio_open+0x3a/0x170 [bttv] This happens because radio_open assumes that all present bttv devices have a radio function. If a bttv device without radio and one with radio are installed on the same system, and the one without radio is registered first, then radio_open checks for the radio device number of a bttv device that has no radio function, and this breaks. All we have to do to fix it is to skip bttv devices without a radio function. Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Michael Krufky <mkrufky@linuxtv.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22Don't allow splice() to files opened with O_APPENDLinus Torvalds
commit efc968d450e013049a662d22727cf132618dcb2f upstream This is debatable, but while we're debating it, let's disallow the combination of splice and an O_APPEND destination. It's not entirely clear what the semantics of O_APPEND should be, and POSIX apparently expects pwrite() to ignore O_APPEND, for example. So we could make up any semantics we want, including the old ones. But Miklos convinced me that we should at least give it some thought, and that accepting writes at arbitrary offsets is wrong at least for IS_APPEND() files (which always have O_APPEND set, even if the reverse isn't true: you can obviously have O_APPEND set on a regular file). So disallow O_APPEND entirely for now. I doubt anybody cares, and this way we have one less gray area to worry about. Reported-and-argued-for-by: Miklos Szeredi <miklos@szeredi.hu> Acked-by: Jens Axboe <ens.axboe@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22hwmon: (it87) Prevent power-off on Shuttle SN68PTJean Delvare
based on commit 98dd22c3e086d76058083432d4d8fb85f04bab90 upstream On the Shuttle SN68PT, FAN_CTL2 is apparently not connected to a fan, but to something else. One user has reported instant system power-off when changing the PWM2 duty cycle, so we disable it. I use the board name string as the trigger in case the same board is ever used in other systems. This closes lm-sensors ticket #2349: pwmconfig causes a hard poweroff http://www.lm-sensors.org/ticket/2349 Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22fbcon_set_all_vcs: fix kernel crash when switching the rotated consolesOleg Nesterov
commit 232fb69a53a5ec3f22a8104d447abe4806848a8f upstream echo 3 >> /sys/class/graphics/fbcon/rotate_all, then switch to another console. Result: BUG: unable to handle kernel paging request at ffffc20005d00000 IP: [bitfill_aligned+149/265] bitfill_aligned+0x95/0x109 PGD 7e228067 PUD 7e229067 PMD 7bc1f067 PTE 0 Oops: 0002 [1] SMP CPU 1 Modules linked in: [...a lot...] Pid: 10, comm: events/1 Not tainted #1 RIP: 0010:[bitfill_aligned+149/265] [bitfill_aligned+149/265] bitfill_aligned+0x95/0x109 RSP: 0018:ffff81007d811bc8 EFLAGS: 00010216 RAX: ffffc20005d00000 RBX: 0000000000000000 RCX: 0000000000000400 RDX: 0000000000000000 RSI: ffffc20005d00000 RDI: ffffffffffffffff RBP: ffff81007d811be0 R08: 0000000000000400 R09: 0000000000000040 R10: 0000000000000000 R11: 0000000000000000 R12: 0000000000010000 R13: ffffffff811632f0 R14: 0000000000000006 R15: ffff81007cb85400 FS: 0000000000000000(0000) GS:ffff81007e004780(0000) knlGS:0000000000000000 CS: 0010 DS: 0018 ES: 0018 CR0: 000000008005003b CR2: ffffc20005d00000 CR3: 0000000000201000 CR4: 00000000000006e0 DR0: 0000000000000000 DR1: 0000000000000000 DR2: 0000000000000000 DR3: 0000000000000000 DR6: 00000000ffff0ff0 DR7: 0000000000000400 Process events/1 (pid: 10, threadinfo ffff81007d810000, task ffff81007d808000) Stack: ffff81007c9d75a0 0000000000000000 0000000000000000 ffff81007d811c80 ffffffff81163a61 ffff810000000000 ffffffff8115f9c8 0000001000000000 0000000100aaaaaa 000000007cd0d4a0 fffffd8a00000800 0001000000000000 Call Trace: [cfb_fillrect+523/798] cfb_fillrect+0x20b/0x31e [soft_cursor+416/436] ? soft_cursor+0x1a0/0x1b4 [ccw_clear_margins+205/263] ccw_clear_margins+0xcd/0x107 [fbcon_clear_margins+59/61] fbcon_clear_margins+0x3b/0x3d [fbcon_switch+1291/1466] fbcon_switch+0x50b/0x5ba [redraw_screen+261/481] redraw_screen+0x105/0x1e1 [ccw_cursor+0/1869] ? ccw_cursor+0x0/0x74d [complete_change_console+48/190] complete_change_console+0x30/0xbe [change_console+115/120] change_console+0x73/0x78 [console_callback+0/292] ? console_callback+0x0/0x124 [console_callback+97/292] console_callback+0x61/0x124 [schedule_delayed_work+25/30] ? schedule_delayed_work+0x19/0x1e [run_workqueue+139/282] run_workqueue+0x8b/0x11a [worker_thread+221/238] worker_thread+0xdd/0xee [autoremove_wake_function+0/56] ? autoremove_wake_function+0x0/0x38 [worker_thread+0/238] ? worker_thread+0x0/0xee [kthread+73/118] kthread+0x49/0x76 [child_rip+10/18] child_rip+0xa/0x12 [kthread+0/118] ? kthread+0x0/0x76 [child_rip+0/18] ? child_rip+0x0/0x12 Because fbcon_set_all_vcs()->FBCON_SWAP() uses display->rotate == 0 instead of fbcon_ops->rotate, and vc_resize() has no effect because it is called with new_cols/rows == ->vc_cols/rows. Tested on, but http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git seems to have the same problem. Signed-off-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@tv-sign.ru> Cc: Krzysztof Helt <krzysztof.h1@poczta.fm> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22b43legacy: Fix failure in rate-adjustment mechanismLarry Finger
commit c6a2afdacccd56cc0be8e9a7977f0ed1509069f6 upstream Date: Sat, 6 Sep 2008 16:51:22 -0500 Subject: b43legacy: Fix failure in rate-adjustment mechanism A coding error present since b43legacy was incorporated into the kernel has prevented the driver from using the rate-setting mechanism of mac80211. The driver has been forced to remain at a 1 Mb/s rate. Signed-off-by: Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net> Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22CIFS: make sure we have the right resume info before calling CIFSFindNextSteve French
commit 0752f1522a9120f731232919f7ad904e9e22b8ce upstream When we do a seekdir() or equivalent, we usually end up doing a FindFirst call and then call FindNext until we get to the offset that we want. The problem is that when we call FindNext, the code usually doesn't have the proper info (mostly, the filename of the entry from the last search) to resume the search. Add a "last_entry" field to the cifs_search_info that points to the last entry in the search. We calculate this pointer by using the LastNameOffset field from the search parms that are returned. We then use that info to do a cifs_save_resume_key before we call CIFSFindNext. This patch allows CIFS to reliably pass the "telldir" connectathon test. Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Steve French <sfrench@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22sched_rt.c: resch needed in rt_rq_enqueue() for the root rt_rqDario Faggioli
commit f6121f4f8708195e88cbdf8dd8d171b226b3f858 upstream While working on the new version of the code for SCHED_SPORADIC I noticed something strange in the present throttling mechanism. More specifically in the throttling timer handler in sched_rt.c (do_sched_rt_period_timer()) and in rt_rq_enqueue(). The problem is that, when unthrottling a runqueue, rt_rq_enqueue() only asks for rescheduling if the runqueue has a sched_entity associated to it (i.e., rt_rq->rt_se != NULL). Now, if the runqueue is the root rq (which has a rt_se = NULL) rescheduling does not take place, and it is delayed to some undefined instant in the future. This imply some random bandwidth usage by the RT tasks under throttling. For instance, setting rt_runtime_us/rt_period_us = 950ms/1000ms an RT task will get less than 95%. In our tests we got something varying between 70% to 95%. Using smaller time values, e.g., 95ms/100ms, things are even worse, and I can see values also going down to 20-25%!! The tests we performed are simply running 'yes' as a SCHED_FIFO task, and checking the CPU usage with top, but we can investigate thoroughly if you think it is needed. Things go much better, for us, with the attached patch... Don't know if it is the best approach, but it solved the issue for us. Signed-off-by: Dario Faggioli <raistlin@linux.it> Signed-off-by: Michael Trimarchi <trimarchimichael@yahoo.it> Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22tty: Termios locking - sort out real_tty confusions and lock readsAlan Cox
commit 8f520021837d45c47d0ab57e7271f8d88bf7f3a4 upstream (only the tty_io.c portion of this commit) This moves us towards sanity and should mean our termios locking is now complete and comprehensive. Signed-off-by: Alan Cox <alan@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22x86, early_ioremap: fix fencepost errorAlan Cox
commit c613ec1a7ff3714da11c7c48a13bab03beb5c376 upstream The x86 implementation of early_ioremap has an off by one error. If we get an object which ends on the first byte of a page we undermap by one page and this causes a crash on boot with the ASUS P5QL whose DMI table happens to fit this alignment. The size computation is currently last_addr = phys_addr + size - 1; npages = (PAGE_ALIGN(last_addr) - phys_addr) (Consider a request for 1 byte at alignment 0...) Closes #11693 Debugging work by Ian Campbell/Felix Geyer Signed-off-by: Alan Cox <alan@rehat.com> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22x86: improve UP kernel when CPU-hotplug and SMP is enabledThomas Gleixner
commit 649c6653fa94ec8f3ea32b19c97b790ec4e8e4ac upstream num_possible_cpus() can be > 1 when disabled CPUs have been accounted. Disabled CPUs are not in the cpu_present_map, so we can use num_present_cpus() as a safe indicator to switch to UP alternatives. Reported-by: Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-22x86: Reserve FIRST_DEVICE_VECTOR in used_vectors bitmap.Stefan Bader
Not in upstream above 2.6.27 due to change in the way this code works (has been fixed differently there.) Someone from the community found out, that after repeatedly unloading and loading a device driver that uses MSI IRQs, the system eventually assigned the vector initially reserved for IRQ0 to the device driver. The reason for this is, that although IRQ0 is tied to the FIRST_DEVICE_VECTOR when declaring the irq_vector table, the corresponding bit in the used_vectors map is not set. So, if vectors are released and assigned often enough, the vector will get assigned to another interrupt. This happens more often with MSI interrupts as those are exclusively using a vector. Fix this by setting the bit for the FIRST_DEVICE_VECTOR in the bitmap. Signed-off-by: Stefan Bader <stefan.bader@canonical.com> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08Linux Kroah-Hartman
2008-10-08udp: Fix rcv socket lockingHerbert Xu
[ Upstream commits d97106ea52aa57e63ff40d04479016836bbb5a4e and 93821778def10ec1e69aa3ac10adee975dad4ff3 ] The previous patch in response to the recursive locking on IPsec reception is broken as it tries to drop the BH socket lock while in user context. This patch fixes it by shrinking the section protected by the socket lock to sock_queue_rcv_skb only. The only reason we added the lock is for the accounting which happens in that function. Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08sctp: Fix oops when INIT-ACK indicates that peer doesn't support AUTHVlad Yasevich
[ Upstream commit add52379dde2e5300e2d574b172e62c6cf43b3d3 ] If INIT-ACK is received with SupportedExtensions parameter which indicates that the peer does not support AUTH, the packet will be silently ignore, and sctp_process_init() do cleanup all of the transports in the association. When T1-Init timer is expires, OOPS happen while we try to choose a different init transport. The solution is to only clean up the non-active transports, i.e the ones that the peer added. However, that introduces a problem with sctp_connectx(), because we don't mark the proper state for the transports provided by the user. So, we'll simply mark user-provided transports as ACTIVE. That will allow INIT retransmissions to work properly in the sctp_connectx() context and prevent the crash. Signed-off-by: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08sctp: do not enable peer features if we can't do them.Vlad Yasevich
[ Upstream commit 0ef46e285c062cbe35d60c0adbff96f530d31c86 ] Do not enable peer features like addip and auth, if they are administratively disabled localy. If the peer resports that he supports something that we don't, neither end can use it so enabling it is pointless. This solves a problem when talking to a peer that has auth and addip enabled while we do not. Found by Andrei Pelinescu-Onciul <andrei@iptel.org>. Signed-off-by: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08netlink: fix overrun in attribute iterationVegard Nossum
[ Upstream commit 1045b03e07d85f3545118510a587035536030c1c ] kmemcheck reported this: kmemcheck: Caught 16-bit read from uninitialized memory (f6c1ba30) 0500110001508abf050010000500000002017300140000006f72672e66726565 i i i i i i i i i i i i i u u u u u u u u u u u u u u u u u u u ^ Pid: 3462, comm: wpa_supplicant Not tainted (2.6.27-rc3-00054-g6397ab9-dirty #13) EIP: 0060:[<c05de64a>] EFLAGS: 00010296 CPU: 0 EIP is at nla_parse+0x5a/0xf0 EAX: 00000008 EBX: fffffffd ECX: c06f16c0 EDX: 00000005 ESI: 00000010 EDI: f6c1ba30 EBP: f6367c6c ESP: c0a11e88 DS: 007b ES: 007b FS: 00d8 GS: 0033 SS: 0068 CR0: 8005003b CR2: f781cc84 CR3: 3632f000 CR4: 000006d0 DR0: c0ead9bc DR1: 00000000 DR2: 00000000 DR3: 00000000 DR6: ffff4ff0 DR7: 00000400 [<c05d4b23>] rtnl_setlink+0x63/0x130 [<c05d5f75>] rtnetlink_rcv_msg+0x165/0x200 [<c05ddf66>] netlink_rcv_skb+0x76/0xa0 [<c05d5dfe>] rtnetlink_rcv+0x1e/0x30 [<c05dda21>] netlink_unicast+0x281/0x290 [<c05ddbe9>] netlink_sendmsg+0x1b9/0x2b0 [<c05beef2>] sock_sendmsg+0xd2/0x100 [<c05bf945>] sys_sendto+0xa5/0xd0 [<c05bf9a6>] sys_send+0x36/0x40 [<c05c03d6>] sys_socketcall+0x1e6/0x2c0 [<c020353b>] sysenter_do_call+0x12/0x3f [<ffffffff>] 0xffffffff This is the line in nla_ok(): /** * nla_ok - check if the netlink attribute fits into the remaining bytes * @nla: netlink attribute * @remaining: number of bytes remaining in attribute stream */ static inline int nla_ok(const struct nlattr *nla, int remaining) { return remaining >= sizeof(*nla) && nla->nla_len >= sizeof(*nla) && nla->nla_len <= remaining; } It turns out that remaining can become negative due to alignment in nla_next(). But GCC promotes "remaining" to unsigned in the test against sizeof(*nla) above. Therefore the test succeeds, and the nla_for_each_attr() may access memory outside the received buffer. A short example illustrating this point is here: #include <stdio.h> main(void) { printf("%d\n", -1 >= sizeof(int)); } ...which prints "1". This patch adds a cast in front of the sizeof so that GCC will make a signed comparison and fix the illegal memory dereference. With the patch applied, there is no kmemcheck report. Signed-off-by: Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@gmail.com> Acked-by: Thomas Graf <tgraf@suug.ch> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08niu: panic on resetSantwona Behera
[ Upstream commit cff502a38394fd33693f6233e03fca363dfa956d ] The reset_task function in the niu driver does not reset the tx and rx buffers properly. This leads to panic on reset. This patch is a modified implementation of the previously posted fix. Signed-off-by: Santwona Behera <santwona.behera@sun.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08ipv6: Fix OOPS in ip6_dst_lookup_tail().Neil Horman
[ Upstream commit e550dfb0c2c31b6363aa463a035fc9f8dcaa3c9b ] This fixes kernel bugzilla 11469: "TUN with 1024 neighbours: ip6_dst_lookup_tail NULL crash" dst->neighbour is not necessarily hooked up at this point in the processing path, so blindly dereferencing it is the wrong thing to do. This NULL check exists in other similar paths and this case was just an oversight. Also fix the completely wrong and confusing indentation here while we're at it. Based upon a patch by Evgeniy Polyakov. Signed-off-by: Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08x86: Fix broken LDT access in VMIZachary Amsden
commit de59985e3a623d4d5d6207f1777398ca0606ab1c upstream After investigating a JRE failure, I found this bug was introduced a long time ago, and had already managed to survive another bugfix which occurred on the same line. The result is a total failure of the JRE due to LDT selectors not working properly. This one took a long time to rear up because LDT usage is not very common, but the bug is quite serious. It got introduced along with another bug, already fixed, by 75b8bb3e56ca09a467fbbe5229bc68627f7445be Signed-off-by: Zachary Amsden <zach@vmware.com> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com> Cc: Glauber de Oliveira Costa <gcosta@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: remove WARN_ON which was used to gather informationThomas Gleixner
commit 61c22c34c6f80a8e89cff5ff717627c54cc14fd4 upstream The issue of the endless reprogramming loop due to a too small min_delta_ns was fixed with the previous updates of the clock events code, but we had no information about the spread of this problem. I added a WARN_ON to get automated information via kerneloops.org and to get some direct reports, which allowed me to analyse the affected machines. The WARN_ON has served its purpose and would be annoying for a release kernel. Remove it and just keep the information about the increase of the min_delta_ns value. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08ntp: fix calculation of the next jiffie to trigger RTC syncMaciej W. Rozycki
commit 4ff4b9e19a80b73959ebeb28d1df40176686f0a8 upstream We have a bug in the calculation of the next jiffie to trigger the RTC synchronisation. The aim here is to run sync_cmos_clock() as close as possible to the middle of a second. Which means we want this function to be called less than or equal to half a jiffie away from when now.tv_nsec equals 5e8 (500000000). If this is not the case for a given call to the function, for this purpose instead of updating the RTC we calculate the offset in nanoseconds to the next point in time where now.tv_nsec will be equal 5e8. The calculated offset is then converted to jiffies as these are the unit used by the timer. Hovewer timespec_to_jiffies() used here uses a ceil()-type rounding mode, where the resulting value is rounded up. As a result the range of now.tv_nsec when the timer will trigger is from 5e8 to 5e8 + TICK_NSEC rather than the desired 5e8 - TICK_NSEC / 2 to 5e8 + TICK_NSEC / 2. As a result if for example sync_cmos_clock() happens to be called at the time when now.tv_nsec is between 5e8 + TICK_NSEC / 2 and 5e8 to 5e8 + TICK_NSEC, it will simply be rescheduled HZ jiffies later, falling in the same range of now.tv_nsec again. Similarly for cases offsetted by an integer multiple of TICK_NSEC. This change addresses the problem by subtracting TICK_NSEC / 2 from the nanosecond offset to the next point in time where now.tv_nsec will be equal 5e8, effectively shifting the following rounding in timespec_to_jiffies() so that it produces a rounded-to-nearest result. Signed-off-by: Maciej W. Rozycki <macro@linux-mips.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08x86: HPET: read back compare register before reading counterThomas Gleixner
commit 72d43d9bc9210d24d09202eaf219eac09e17b339 upstream After fixing the u32 thinko I sill had occasional hickups on ATI chipsets with small deltas. There seems to be a delay between writing the compare register and the transffer to the internal register which triggers the interrupt. Reading back the value makes sure, that it hit the internal match register befor we compare against the counter value. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08x86: HPET fix moronic 32/64bit thinkoThomas Gleixner
commit f7676254f179eac6b5244a80195ec8ae0e9d4606 upstream We use the HPET only in 32bit mode because: 1) some HPETs are 32bit only 2) on i386 there is no way to read/write the HPET atomic 64bit wide The HPET code unification done by the "moron of the year" did not take into account that unsigned long is different on 32 and 64 bit. This thinko results in a possible endless loop in the clockevents code, when the return comparison fails due to the 64bit/332bit unawareness. unsigned long cnt = (u32) hpet_read() + delta can wrap over 32bit. but the final compare will fail and return -ETIME causing endless loops. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: broadcast fixup possible waitersThomas Gleixner
commit 7300711e8c6824fcfbd42a126980ff50439d8dd0 upstream Until the C1E patches arrived there where no users of periodic broadcast before switching to oneshot mode. Now we need to trigger a possible waiter for a periodic broadcast when switching to oneshot mode. Otherwise we can starve them for ever. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08HPET: make minimum reprogramming delta usefulThomas Gleixner
commit 7cfb0435330364f90f274a26ecdc5f47f738498c upstream The minimum reprogramming delta was hardcoded in HPET ticks, which is stupid as it does not work with faster running HPETs. The C1E idle patches made this prominent on AMD/RS690 chipsets, where the HPET runs with 25MHz. Set it to 5us which seems to be a reasonable value and fixes the problems on the bug reporters machines. We have a further sanity check now in the clock events, which increases the delta when it is not sufficient. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Tested-by: Luiz Fernando N. Capitulino <lcapitulino@mandriva.com.br> Tested-by: Dmitry Nezhevenko <dion@inhex.net> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: prevent endless loop lockupThomas Gleixner
commit 1fb9b7d29d8e85ba3196eaa7ab871bf76fc98d36 upstream The C1E/HPET bug reports on AMDX2/RS690 systems where tracked down to a too small value of the HPET minumum delta for programming an event. The clockevents code needs to enforce an interrupt event on the clock event device in some cases. The enforcement code was stupid and naive, as it just added the minimum delta to the current time and tried to reprogram the device. When the minimum delta is too small, then this loops forever. Add a sanity check. Allow reprogramming to fail 3 times, then print a warning and double the minimum delta value to make sure, that this does not happen again. Use the same function for both tick-oneshot and tick-broadcast code. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: prevent multiple init/shutdownThomas Gleixner
commit 9c17bcda991000351cb2373f78be7e4b1c44caa3 upstream While chasing the C1E/HPET bugreports I went through the clock events code inch by inch and found that the broadcast device can be initialized and shutdown multiple times. Multiple shutdowns are not critical, but useless waste of time. Multiple initializations are simply broken. Another CPU might have the device in use already after the first initialization and the second init could just render it unusable again. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: enforce reprogram in oneshot setupThomas Gleixner
commit 7205656ab48da29a95d7f55e43a81db755d3cb3a upstream In tick_oneshot_setup we program the device to the given next_event, but we do not check the return value. We need to make sure that the device is programmed enforced so the interrupt handler engine starts working. Split out the reprogramming function from tick_program_event() and call it with the device, which was handed in to tick_setup_oneshot(). Set the force argument, so the devices is firing an interrupt. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: prevent endless loop in periodic broadcast handlerThomas Gleixner
commit d4496b39559c6d43f83e4c08b899984f8b8089b5 upstream The reprogramming of the periodic broadcast handler was broken, when the first programming returned -ETIME. The clockevents code stores the new expiry value in the clock events device next_event field only when the programming time has not been elapsed yet. The loop in question calculates the new expiry value from the next_event value and therefor never increases. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08clockevents: prevent clockevent event_handler ending up handler_noopVenkatesh Pallipadi
commit 7c1e76897492d92b6a1c2d6892494d39ded9680c upstream There is a ordering related problem with clockevents code, due to which clockevents_register_device() called after tickless/highres switch will not work. The new clockevent ends up with clockevents_handle_noop as event handler, resulting in no timer activity. The problematic path seems to be * old device already has hrtimer_interrupt as the event_handler * new clockevent device registers with a higher rating * tick_check_new_device() is called * clockevents_exchange_device() gets called * old->event_handler is set to clockevents_handle_noop * tick_setup_device() is called for the new device * which sets new->event_handler using the old->event_handler which is noop. Change the ordering so that new device inherits the proper handler. This does not have any issue in normal case as most likely all the clockevent devices are setup before the highres switch. But, can potentially be affecting some corner case where HPET force detect happens after the highres switch. This was a problem with HPET in MSI mode code that we have been experimenting with. Signed-off-by: Venkatesh Pallipadi <venkatesh.pallipadi@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Shaohua Li <shaohua.li@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08ACPI: Avoid bogus EC timeout when EC is in Polling modeZhao Yakui
commit 9d699ed92a459cb408e2577e8bbeabc8ec3989e1 upstream When EC is in Polling mode, OS will check the EC status continually by using the following source code: clear_bit(EC_FLAGS_WAIT_GPE, &ec->flags); while (time_before(jiffies, delay)) { if (acpi_ec_check_status(ec, event)) return 0; msleep(1); } But msleep is realized by the function of schedule_timeout. At the same time although one process is already waken up by some events, it won't be scheduled immediately. So maybe there exists the following phenomena: a. The current jiffies is already after the predefined jiffies. But before timeout happens, OS has no chance to check the EC status again. b. If preemptible schedule is enabled, maybe preempt schedule will happen before checking loop. When the process is resumed again, maybe timeout already happens, which means that OS has no chance to check the EC status. In such case maybe EC status is already what OS expects when timeout happens. But OS has no chance to check the EC status and regards it as AE_TIME. So it will be more appropriate that OS will try to check the EC status again when timeout happens. If the EC status is what we expect, it won't be regarded as timeout. Only when the EC status is not what we expect, it will be regarded as timeout, which means that EC controller can't give a response in time. http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9823 http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11141 Signed-off-by: Zhao Yakui <yakui.zhao@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Zhang Rui <rui.zhang@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08rtc: fix deadlockIngo Molnar
commit 38c052f8cff1bd323ccfa968136a9556652ee420 upstream if get_rtc_time() is _ever_ called with IRQs off, we deadlock badly in it, waiting for jiffies to increment. So make the code more robust by doing an explicit mdelay(20). This solves a very hard to reproduce/debug hard lockup reported by Mikael Pettersson. Reported-by: Mikael Pettersson <mikpe@it.uu.se> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08x86: add io delay quirk for Presario F700Chuck Ebbert
commit e6a5652fd156a286faadbf7a4062b5354d4e346e upstream Manually adding "io_delay=0xed" fixes system lockups in ioapic mode on this machine. System Information Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard Product Name: Presario F700 (KA695EA#ABF) Base Board Information Manufacturer: Quanta Product Name: 30D3 Reference: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=459546 Signed-off-by: Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08ACPI: Fix thermal shutdownsMilan Broz
commit 9f497bcc695fb828da023d74ad3c966b1e58ad21 upstream ACPI: Fix thermal shutdowns Do not use unsigned int if there is test for negative number... See drivers/acpi/processor_perflib.c static unsigned int ignore_ppc = -1; ... if (event == CPUFREQ_START && ignore_ppc <= 0) { ignore_ppc = 0; ... Signed-off-by: Milan Broz <mbroz@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com> Cc: Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08i2c-dev: Return correct error code on class_create() failureSven Wegener
In Linus' tree: http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux%2Fkernel%2Fgit%2Ftorvalds%2Flinux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=e74783ec3cb981211689bd2cfd3248f8dc48ec01 We need to convert the error pointer from class_create(), else we'll return the successful return code from register_chrdev() on failure. Signed-off-by: Sven Wegener <sven.wegener@stealer.net> Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08drivers/mmc/card/block.c: fix refcount leak in mmc_block_open()Andrew Morton
commit 70bb08962ea9bd50797ae9f16b2493f5f7c65053 upstream mmc_block_open() increments md->usage although it returns with -EROFS when default mounting a MMC/SD card with write protect switch on. This reference counting bug prevents /dev/mmcblkX from being released on card removal, and situation worsen with reinsertion until the minor number range runs out. Reported-by: <sasin@solomon-systech.com> Acked-by: Pierre Ossman <drzeus-list@drzeus.cx> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08pxa2xx_spi: fix build breakageMike Rapoport
commit 20b918dc77b383e9779dafceee3f2198a6f7b0e5 upstream This patch fixes a build error in the pxa2xx-spi driver, introduced by commit 7e96445533ac3f4f7964646a202ff3620602fab4 ("pxa2xx_spi: dma bugfixes") CC drivers/spi/pxa2xx_spi.o drivers/spi/pxa2xx_spi.c: In function 'map_dma_buffers': drivers/spi/pxa2xx_spi.c:331: error: invalid operands to binary & drivers/spi/pxa2xx_spi.c:331: error: invalid operands to binary & drivers/spi/pxa2xx_spi.c: In function 'pump_transfers': drivers/spi/pxa2xx_spi.c:897: warning: format '%lu' expects type 'long unsigned int', but argument 4 has type 'unsigned int' [dbrownell@users.sourceforge.net: fix warning too ] Signed-off-by: Mike Rapoport <mike@compulab.co.il> Acked-by: Eric Miao <eric.miao@marvell.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell@users.sourceforge.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08pxa2xx_spi: chipselect bugfixesNed Forrester
commit 8423597d676615f3dd2d9ab36f59f147086b90b8 upstream Fixes several chipselect bugs in the pxa2xx_spi driver. These bugs are in all versions of this driver and prevent using it with chips like m25p16 flash. 1. The spi_transfer.cs_change flag is handled too early: before spi_transfer.delay_usecs applies, thus making the delay ineffective at holding chip select. 2. spi_transfer.delay_usecs is ignored on the last transfer of a message (likewise not holding chipselect long enough). 3. If spi_transfer.cs_change is set on the last transfer, the chip select is always disabled, instead of the intended meaning: optionally holding chip select enabled for the next message. Those first three bugs were fixed with a relocation of delays and chip select de-assertions. 4. If a message has the cs_change flag set on the last transfer, and had the chip select stayed enabled as requested (see 3, above), it would not have been disabled if the next message is for a different chip. Fixed by dropping chip select regardless of cs_change at end of a message, if there is no next message or if the next message is for a different chip. This patch should apply to all kernels back to and including 2.6.20; it was test patched against 2.6.20. An additional patch would be required for older kernels, but those versions are very buggy anyway. Signed-off-by: Ned Forrester <nforrester@whoi.edu> Cc: Vernon Sauder <vernoninhand@gmail.com> Cc: Eric Miao <eric.y.miao@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell@users.sourceforge.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08pxa2xx_spi: dma bugfixesNed Forrester
commit 7e96445533ac3f4f7964646a202ff3620602fab4 upstream Fixes two DMA bugs in the pxa2xx_spi driver. The first bug is in all versions of this driver; the second was introduced in the 2.6.20 kernel, and prevents using the driver with chips like m25p16 flash (which can issue large DMA reads). 1. Zero length transfers are permitted for use to insert timing, but pxa2xx_spi.c will fail if this is requested in DMA mode. Fixed by using programmed I/O (PIO) mode for such transfers. 2. Transfers larger than 8191 are not permitted in DMA mode. A test for length rejects all large transfers regardless of DMA or PIO mode. Worked around by rejecting only large transfers with DMA mapped buffers, and forcing all other transfers larger than 8191 to use PIO mode. A rate limited warning is issued for DMA transfers forced to PIO mode. This patch should apply to all kernels back to and including 2.6.20; it was test patched against 2.6.20. An additional patch would be required for older kernels, but those versions are very buggy anyway. Signed-off-by: Ned Forrester <nforrester@whoi.edu> Cc: Vernon Sauder <vernoninhand@gmail.com> Cc: Eric Miao <eric.y.miao@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell@users.sourceforge.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-10-08USB: fix hcd interrupt disablingGeoff Levand
commit 83a798207361cc26385187b2e71efa2b5d75de7f upstream Commit de85422b94ddb23c021126815ea49414047c13dc, 'USB: fix interrupt disabling for HCDs with shared interrupt handlers' changed usb_add_hcd() to strip IRQF_DISABLED from irqflags prior to calling request_irq() with the justification that such a removal was necessary for shared interrupts to work properly. Unfortunately, the change in that commit unconditionally removes the IRQF_DISABLED flag, causing problems on platforms that don't use a shared interrupt but require IRQF_DISABLED. This change adds a check for IRQF_SHARED prior to removing the IRQF_DISABLED flag. Fixes the PS3 system startup hang reported with recent Fedora and OpenSUSE kernels. Note that this problem is hidden when CONFIG_LOCKDEP=y (ps3_defconfig), as local_irq_enable_in_hardirq() is defined as a null statement for that config. Signed-off-by: Geoff Levand <geoffrey.levand@am.sony.com> Cc: Alan Stern <stern@rowland.harvard.edu> Cc: Stefan Becker <Stefan.Becker@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-09-08Linux Kroah-Hartman
2008-09-08sch_prio: Fix nla_parse_nested_compat() regressionThomas Graf
[ No upstream commit, this is fixing code no longer in 2.6.27 ] nla_parse_nested_compat() was used to parse two different message formats in the netem and prio qdisc, when it was "fixed" to work with netem, it broke the multi queue support in the prio qdisc. Since the prio qdisc code in question is already removed in the development tree, this patch only fixes the regression in the stable tree. Based on original patch from Alexander H Duyck <alexander.h.duyck@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Thomas Graf <tgraf@suug.ch> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-09-08sctp: fix random memory dereference with SCTP_HMAC_IDENT option.Vlad Yasevich
[ Upstream commit d97240552cd98c4b07322f30f66fd9c3ba4171de ] The number of identifiers needs to be checked against the option length. Also, the identifier index provided needs to be verified to make sure that it doesn't exceed the bounds of the array. Signed-off-by: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-09-08sctp: correct bounds check in sctp_setsockopt_auth_keyVlad Yasevich
[ Upstream commit 328fc47ea0bcc27d9afa69c3ad6e52431cadd76c ] The bonds check to prevent buffer overlflow was not exactly right. It still allowed overflow of up to 8 bytes which is sizeof(struct sctp_authkey). Since optlen is already checked against the size of that struct, we are guaranteed not to cause interger overflow either. Signed-off-by: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2008-09-08sctp: add verification checks to SCTP_AUTH_KEY optionVlad Yasevich
[ Upstream commit 30c2235cbc477d4629983d440cdc4f496fec9246 ] The structure used for SCTP_AUTH_KEY option contains a length that needs to be verfied to prevent buffer overflow conditions. Spoted by Eugene Teo <eteo@redhat.com>. Signed-off-by: Vlad Yasevich <vladislav.yasevich@hp.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>