vfs: fix mknodat to retry on ESTALE errors
Jeff Layton [Thu, 20 Dec 2012 21:00:10 +0000 (16:00 -0500)]
Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>

fs/namei.c

index 8f8e41f..b70c191 100644 (file)
@@ -3172,12 +3172,13 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE4(mknodat, int, dfd, const char __user *, filename, umode_t, mode,
        struct dentry *dentry;
        struct path path;
        int error;
+       unsigned int lookup_flags = 0;
 
        error = may_mknod(mode);
        if (error)
                return error;
-
-       dentry = user_path_create(dfd, filename, &path, 0);
+retry:
+       dentry = user_path_create(dfd, filename, &path, lookup_flags);
        if (IS_ERR(dentry))
                return PTR_ERR(dentry);
 
@@ -3200,6 +3201,10 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE4(mknodat, int, dfd, const char __user *, filename, umode_t, mode,
        }
 out:
        done_path_create(&path, dentry);
+       if (retry_estale(error, lookup_flags)) {
+               lookup_flags |= LOOKUP_REVAL;
+               goto retry;
+       }
        return error;
 }