]> nv-tegra.nvidia Code Review - linux-2.6.git/blobdiff - arch/x86_64/kernel/signal.c
[PATCH] x86_64: Fix interaction of single stepping with debuggers
[linux-2.6.git] / arch / x86_64 / kernel / signal.c
index 4ff0f0117a091c991d63860cc2aae31184311e47..7760224cdfe39af70467cb2f8e28153389f979aa 100644 (file)
@@ -368,6 +368,18 @@ handle_signal(unsigned long sig, siginfo_t *info, struct k_sigaction *ka,
                }
        }
 
+       /*
+        * If TF is set due to a debugger (PT_DTRACE), clear the TF
+        * flag so that register information in the sigcontext is
+        * correct.
+        */
+       if (unlikely(regs->eflags & TF_MASK)) {
+               if (likely(current->ptrace & PT_DTRACE)) {
+                       current->ptrace &= ~PT_DTRACE;
+                       regs->eflags &= ~TF_MASK;
+               }
+       }
+
 #ifdef CONFIG_IA32_EMULATION
        if (test_thread_flag(TIF_IA32)) {
                if (ka->sa.sa_flags & SA_SIGINFO)