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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2009-12-11 15:34:40 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2009-12-11 15:34:40 -0800
commit0f4974c439dd7826c85bae4e6a8088ce2db0f498 (patch)
treefdabc7d9bb7d7bc49aad547c0aac3a633ce01f09 /fs
parent3126c136bc30225d7a43af741778aa50e95e467a (diff)
parent36ba782e9674cdc29ec7003757df0b375e99fa96 (diff)
Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/tty-2.6
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/tty-2.6: (58 commits) tty: split the lock up a bit further tty: Move the leader test in disassociate tty: Push the bkl down a bit in the hangup code tty: Push the lock down further into the ldisc code tty: push the BKL down into the handlers a bit tty: moxa: split open lock tty: moxa: Kill the use of lock_kernel tty: moxa: Fix modem op locking tty: moxa: Kill off the throttle method tty: moxa: Locking clean up tty: moxa: rework the locking a bit tty: moxa: Use more tty_port ops tty: isicom: fix deadlock on shutdown tty: mxser: Use the new locking rules to fix setserial properly tty: mxser: use the tty_port_open method tty: isicom: sort out the board init logic tty: isicom: switch to the new tty_port_open helper tty: tty_port: Add a kref object to the tty port tty: istallion: tty port open/close methods tty: stallion: Convert to the tty_port_open/close methods ...
Diffstat (limited to 'fs')
1 files changed, 14 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/fs/devpts/inode.c b/fs/devpts/inode.c
index d5f8c96964b..8882ecc0f1b 100644
--- a/fs/devpts/inode.c
+++ b/fs/devpts/inode.c
@@ -517,11 +517,23 @@ int devpts_pty_new(struct inode *ptmx_inode, struct tty_struct *tty)
struct tty_struct *devpts_get_tty(struct inode *pts_inode, int number)
+ struct dentry *dentry;
+ struct tty_struct *tty;
BUG_ON(pts_inode->i_rdev == MKDEV(TTYAUX_MAJOR, PTMX_MINOR));
+ /* Ensure dentry has not been deleted by devpts_pty_kill() */
+ dentry = d_find_alias(pts_inode);
+ if (!dentry)
+ return NULL;
+ tty = NULL;
if (pts_inode->i_sb->s_magic == DEVPTS_SUPER_MAGIC)
- return (struct tty_struct *)pts_inode->i_private;
- return NULL;
+ tty = (struct tty_struct *)pts_inode->i_private;
+ dput(dentry);
+ return tty;
void devpts_pty_kill(struct tty_struct *tty)