[PATCH 3.2 030/164] lockd: Try to reconnect if statd has moved

From: Ben Hutchings
Date: Fri Dec 12 2014 - 01:52:20 EST

3.2.65-rc1 review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Benjamin Coddington <bcodding@xxxxxxxxxx>

commit 173b3afceebe76fa2205b2c8808682d5b541fe3c upstream.

If rpc.statd is restarted, upcalls to monitor hosts can fail with
ECONNREFUSED. In that case force a lookup of statd's new port and retry the

Signed-off-by: Benjamin Coddington <bcodding@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <trond.myklebust@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
[bwh: Backported to 3.2: not using RPC_TASK_SOFTCONN]
Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
fs/lockd/mon.c | 6 ++++++
1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

--- a/fs/lockd/mon.c
+++ b/fs/lockd/mon.c
@@ -111,6 +111,12 @@ static int nsm_mon_unmon(struct nsm_hand

msg.rpc_proc = &clnt->cl_procinfo[proc];
status = rpc_call_sync(clnt, &msg, 0);
+ if (status == -ECONNREFUSED) {
+ dprintk("lockd: NSM upcall RPC failed, status=%d, forcing rebind\n",
+ status);
+ rpc_force_rebind(clnt);
+ status = rpc_call_sync(clnt, &msg, 0);
+ }
if (status < 0)
dprintk("lockd: NSM upcall RPC failed, status=%d\n",

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