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SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH 3/4] tracing/kprobes: Fail to unregister if probe event files are open
(2013/07/04 12:33), Steven Rostedt wrote:
> From: "Steven Rostedt (Red Hat)" <rostedt@goodmis.org>
>
> When one of the event files is opened, we need to prevent them from
> being removed. Modules do with with the module owner set (automated
> from the VFS layer). The ftrace buffer instances have a ref count added
> to the trace_array when the enabled file is opened (the others are not
> that big of a deal, as they only reference the event calls which
> still exist when an instance disappears). But kprobes and uprobes
> do not have any protection.
>
> # cd /sys/kernel/debug/tracing
> # echo 'p:sigprocmask sigprocmask' > kprobe_events || exit -1
> # enable_probe() {
> sleep 10
> echo 1
> }
> # file=events/kprobes/sigprocmask/enable
> # enable_probe > $file &
> > kprobe_events
>
> The above will corrupt the kprobe system, as the write to the enable
> file will happen after the kprobe was deleted.
>
> Trying to create the probe again fails:
>
> # echo 'p:sigprocmask sigprocmask' > kprobe_events
> # cat kprobe_events
> p:kprobes/sigprocmask sigprocmask
> # ls events/kprobes/
> enable filter
>
> Have the unregister probe fail when the event files are open, in use
> are used by perf.
>

Now, since the commit a232e270d makes sure that disable_trace_probe()
waits until all running handlers are done, this patch has no problem.

Acked-by: Masami Hiramatsu <masami.hiramatsu.pt@hitachi.com>

Thank you!


> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
> ---
> kernel/trace/trace_kprobe.c | 21 +++++++++++++++------
> 1 file changed, 15 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/kernel/trace/trace_kprobe.c b/kernel/trace/trace_kprobe.c
> index 7ed6976..ffcaf42 100644
> --- a/kernel/trace/trace_kprobe.c
> +++ b/kernel/trace/trace_kprobe.c
> @@ -95,7 +95,7 @@ static __kprobes bool trace_probe_is_on_module(struct trace_probe *tp)
> }
>
> static int register_probe_event(struct trace_probe *tp);
> -static void unregister_probe_event(struct trace_probe *tp);
> +static int unregister_probe_event(struct trace_probe *tp);
>
> static DEFINE_MUTEX(probe_lock);
> static LIST_HEAD(probe_list);
> @@ -340,9 +340,12 @@ static int unregister_trace_probe(struct trace_probe *tp)
> if (trace_probe_is_enabled(tp))
> return -EBUSY;
>
> + /* Will fail if probe is being used by ftrace or perf */
> + if (unregister_probe_event(tp))
> + return -EBUSY;
> +
> __unregister_trace_probe(tp);
> list_del(&tp->list);
> - unregister_probe_event(tp);
>
> return 0;
> }
> @@ -621,7 +624,9 @@ static int release_all_trace_probes(void)
> /* TODO: Use batch unregistration */
> while (!list_empty(&probe_list)) {
> tp = list_entry(probe_list.next, struct trace_probe, list);
> - unregister_trace_probe(tp);
> + ret = unregister_trace_probe(tp);
> + if (ret)
> + goto end;
> free_trace_probe(tp);
> }
>
> @@ -1242,11 +1247,15 @@ static int register_probe_event(struct trace_probe *tp)
> return ret;
> }
>
> -static void unregister_probe_event(struct trace_probe *tp)
> +static int unregister_probe_event(struct trace_probe *tp)
> {
> + int ret;
> +
> /* tp->event is unregistered in trace_remove_event_call() */
> - trace_remove_event_call(&tp->call);
> - kfree(tp->call.print_fmt);
> + ret = trace_remove_event_call(&tp->call);
> + if (!ret)
> + kfree(tp->call.print_fmt);
> + return ret;
> }
>
> /* Make a debugfs interface for controlling probe points */
>


--
Masami HIRAMATSU
IT Management Research Dept. Linux Technology Center
Hitachi, Ltd., Yokohama Research Laboratory
E-mail: masami.hiramatsu.pt@hitachi.com




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