Re: [RESENT PATCH] mmc: block: fix ABI regression of mmc_blk_ioctl
From: Ulf Hansson
Date: Wed Mar 16 2016 - 05:21:53 EST
On 9 March 2016 at 14:51, Shawn Lin <shawn.lin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2016/3/9 18:50, Jon Hunter wrote:
>> On 07/03/16 06:59, Shawn Lin wrote:
>>> We should return -EINVAL if cmd is not MMC_IOC_CMD or MMC_IOC_MULTI_CMD,
>>> otherwise blkdev_roset will return -EPERM.
>>> Android-adb calls make_block_device_writable with ioctl(BLKROSET), which
>>> will return error, make remount failed:
>>> remount of /system failed;
>>> couldn't make block device writable: Operation not permitted
>> I think you should elaborate here why the behaviour between -EINVAL and
>> -EPERM is different as they are both errors. In other words, add your
>> comment about how the ADB code is checking for a supported command.
> yep. So if need to send v2 after comment from Ulf, I will add more into
>>> openat(AT_FDCWD, "/dev/block/platform/ff420000.dwmmc/by-name/system",
>>> O_RDONLY) = 3
>>> ioctl(3, BLKROSET, 0) = -1 EPERM (Operation not permitted)
>>> Fixes: a5f5774c55a2 ("mmc: block: Add new ioctl to send multi commands")
>>> Cc: stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> Signed-off-by: Shawn Lin <shawn.lin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> drivers/mmc/card/block.c | 3 +++
>>> 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
>>> diff --git a/drivers/mmc/card/block.c b/drivers/mmc/card/block.c
>>> index 47bc87d..170f099 100644
>>> --- a/drivers/mmc/card/block.c
>>> +++ b/drivers/mmc/card/block.c
>>> @@ -688,6 +688,9 @@ cmd_err:
>>> static int mmc_blk_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, fmode_t mode,
>>> unsigned int cmd, unsigned long arg)
>>> + if (cmd != MMC_IOC_CMD && cmd != MMC_IOC_MULTI_CMD)
>>> + return -EINVAL;
>>> * The caller must have CAP_SYS_RAWIO, and must be calling this
>>> on the
>>> * whole block device, not on a partition. This prevents
>> The change is fine with me, but I agree with Seshagiri's comment that
>> instead of the above, move the following test to the mmc_blk_ioctl_cmd
>> and mmc_blk_ioctl_multi_cmd functions:
>> if ((!capable(CAP_SYS_RAWIO)) || (bdev != bdev->bd_contains))
>> return -EPERM;
> right, and both are ok to me :).
> Adding this check for mmc_blk_ioctl_cmd and mmc_blk_ioctl_multi_cmd
> respectively may also looks like we produce two some code sections that do
> the same thing.
> I think it depends on how Ulf want the solution to be? Let's wait for
> Ulf' comment.
I believe I prefer Jon/Seshagiri suggestions for this. It makes the
code a bit more readable.
Please send a v2 addressing their comments.