Commit c7b6a566 authored by Peter Xu's avatar Peter Xu Committed by Linus Torvalds
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mm/gup: Mark lock taken only after a successful retake

It's definitely incorrect to mark the lock as taken even if
down_read_killable() failed.

This wass overlooked when we switched from down_read() to
down_read_killable() because down_read() won't fail while
down_read_killable() could.

Fixes: 71335f37

 ("mm/gup: allow to react to fatal signals")
Signed-off-by: default avatarPeter Xu <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent ba841078
......@@ -1329,7 +1329,6 @@ static __always_inline long __get_user_pages_locked(struct task_struct *tsk,
if (fatal_signal_pending(current))
*locked = 1;
ret = down_read_killable(&mm->mmap_sem);
if (ret) {
BUG_ON(ret > 0);
......@@ -1338,6 +1337,7 @@ static __always_inline long __get_user_pages_locked(struct task_struct *tsk,
*locked = 1;
ret = __get_user_pages(tsk, mm, start, 1, flags | FOLL_TRIED,
pages, NULL, locked);
if (!*locked) {
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