[01/14] umh: Capture the pid in umh_pipe_setup
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Message ID 87h7uygf9i.fsf_-_@x220.int.ebiederm.org
State New
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  • Make the user mode driver code a better citizen
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Eric W. Biederman June 26, 2020, 12:53 p.m. UTC
The pid in struct subprocess_info is only used by umh_clean_and_save_pid to
write the pid into umh_info.

Instead always capture the pid on struct umh_info in umh_pipe_setup, removing
code that is specific to user mode drivers from the common user path of
user mode helpers.

Signed-off-by: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
---
 include/linux/umh.h | 1 -
 kernel/umh.c        | 5 ++---
 2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/include/linux/umh.h b/include/linux/umh.h
index 0c08de356d0d..aae16a0ebd0f 100644
--- a/include/linux/umh.h
+++ b/include/linux/umh.h
@@ -25,7 +25,6 @@  struct subprocess_info {
 	struct file *file;
 	int wait;
 	int retval;
-	pid_t pid;
 	int (*init)(struct subprocess_info *info, struct cred *new);
 	void (*cleanup)(struct subprocess_info *info);
 	void *data;
diff --git a/kernel/umh.c b/kernel/umh.c
index 79f139a7ca03..c2a582b3a2bf 100644
--- a/kernel/umh.c
+++ b/kernel/umh.c
@@ -102,7 +102,6 @@  static int call_usermodehelper_exec_async(void *data)
 
 	commit_creds(new);
 
-	sub_info->pid = task_pid_nr(current);
 	if (sub_info->file) {
 		retval = do_execve_file(sub_info->file,
 					sub_info->argv, sub_info->envp);
@@ -468,6 +467,7 @@  static int umh_pipe_setup(struct subprocess_info *info, struct cred *new)
 
 	umh_info->pipe_to_umh = to_umh[1];
 	umh_info->pipe_from_umh = from_umh[0];
+	umh_info->pid = task_pid_nr(current);
 	return 0;
 }
 
@@ -476,13 +476,12 @@  static void umh_clean_and_save_pid(struct subprocess_info *info)
 	struct umh_info *umh_info = info->data;
 
 	/* cleanup if umh_pipe_setup() was successful but exec failed */
-	if (info->pid && info->retval) {
+	if (info->retval) {
 		fput(umh_info->pipe_to_umh);
 		fput(umh_info->pipe_from_umh);
 	}
 
 	argv_free(info->argv);
-	umh_info->pid = info->pid;
 }
 
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