[BRIDGE]: sysfs locking fix.
Stephen Hemminger [Tue, 14 Aug 2007 20:21:34 +0000 (13:21 -0700)]
The stp change code generates "sleeping function called from invalid
context" because rtnl_lock() called with BH disabled. This fixes it by
not acquiring then dropping the bridge lock.

Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

net/bridge/br_sysfs_br.c

index 4f42263..88f4300 100644 (file)
@@ -147,20 +147,26 @@ static ssize_t show_stp_state(struct device *d,
        return sprintf(buf, "%d\n", br->stp_enabled);
 }
 
-static void set_stp_state(struct net_bridge *br, unsigned long val)
-{
-       rtnl_lock();
-       spin_unlock_bh(&br->lock);
-       br_stp_set_enabled(br, val);
-       spin_lock_bh(&br->lock);
-       rtnl_unlock();
-}
 
 static ssize_t store_stp_state(struct device *d,
                               struct device_attribute *attr, const char *buf,
                               size_t len)
 {
-       return store_bridge_parm(d, buf, len, set_stp_state);
+       struct net_bridge *br = to_bridge(d);
+       char *endp;
+       unsigned long val;
+
+       if (!capable(CAP_NET_ADMIN))
+               return -EPERM;
+
+       val = simple_strtoul(buf, &endp, 0);
+       if (endp == buf)
+               return -EINVAL;
+
+       rtnl_lock();
+       br_stp_set_enabled(br, val);
+       rtnl_unlock();
+
 }
 static DEVICE_ATTR(stp_state, S_IRUGO | S_IWUSR, show_stp_state,
                   store_stp_state);