Commit 1adfcb03 authored by Al Viro's avatar Al Viro
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pid_namespace: make freeing struct pid_namespace rcu-delayed

makes procfs ->premission() instances safety in RCU mode independent
from vfsmount_lock.
Signed-off-by: default avatarAl Viro <>
parent 1dcddd4a
......@@ -23,6 +23,7 @@ struct bsd_acct_struct;
struct pid_namespace {
struct kref kref;
struct pidmap pidmap[PIDMAP_ENTRIES];
struct rcu_head rcu;
int last_pid;
unsigned int nr_hashed;
struct task_struct *child_reaper;
......@@ -132,6 +132,12 @@ static struct pid_namespace *create_pid_namespace(struct user_namespace *user_ns
return ERR_PTR(err);
static void delayed_free_pidns(struct rcu_head *p)
container_of(p, struct pid_namespace, rcu));
static void destroy_pid_namespace(struct pid_namespace *ns)
int i;
......@@ -140,7 +146,7 @@ static void destroy_pid_namespace(struct pid_namespace *ns)
for (i = 0; i < PIDMAP_ENTRIES; i++)
kmem_cache_free(pid_ns_cachep, ns);
call_rcu(&ns->rcu, delayed_free_pidns);
struct pid_namespace *copy_pid_ns(unsigned long flags,
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