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1 files changed, 9 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/exit.c b/kernel/exit.c
index e0f6e1892fb..bbc22530f2c 100644
--- a/kernel/exit.c
+++ b/kernel/exit.c
@@ -160,7 +160,10 @@ void release_task(struct task_struct * p)
int zap_leader;
repeat:
tracehook_prepare_release_task(p);
- atomic_dec(&p->cred->user->processes);
+ /* don't need to get the RCU readlock here - the process is dead and
+ * can't be modifying its own credentials */
+ atomic_dec(&__task_cred(p)->user->processes);
+
proc_flush_task(p);
write_lock_irq(&tasklist_lock);
tracehook_finish_release_task(p);
@@ -1267,12 +1270,12 @@ static int wait_task_zombie(struct task_struct *p, int options,
unsigned long state;
int retval, status, traced;
pid_t pid = task_pid_vnr(p);
+ uid_t uid = __task_cred(p)->uid;
if (!likely(options & WEXITED))
return 0;
if (unlikely(options & WNOWAIT)) {
- uid_t uid = p->cred->uid;
int exit_code = p->exit_code;
int why, status;
@@ -1393,7 +1396,7 @@ static int wait_task_zombie(struct task_struct *p, int options,
if (!retval && infop)
retval = put_user(pid, &infop->si_pid);
if (!retval && infop)
- retval = put_user(p->cred->uid, &infop->si_uid);
+ retval = put_user(uid, &infop->si_uid);
if (!retval)
retval = pid;
@@ -1458,7 +1461,8 @@ static int wait_task_stopped(int ptrace, struct task_struct *p,
if (!unlikely(options & WNOWAIT))
p->exit_code = 0;
- uid = p->cred->uid;
+ /* don't need the RCU readlock here as we're holding a spinlock */
+ uid = __task_cred(p)->uid;
unlock_sig:
spin_unlock_irq(&p->sighand->siglock);
if (!exit_code)
@@ -1532,10 +1536,10 @@ static int wait_task_continued(struct task_struct *p, int options,
}
if (!unlikely(options & WNOWAIT))
p->signal->flags &= ~SIGNAL_STOP_CONTINUED;
+ uid = __task_cred(p)->uid;
spin_unlock_irq(&p->sighand->siglock);
pid = task_pid_vnr(p);
- uid = p->cred->uid;
get_task_struct(p);
read_unlock(&tasklist_lock);