On Fri, Oct 12, 2012 at 07:35:39AM +0200, Lukáš Czerner wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Oct 2012, Dave Chinner wrote:
> > Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2012 08:35:33 +1100
> > From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] xfs: avoid underflow in xfs_ioc_trim()
> > On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 10:33:52AM +0200, Lukas Czerner wrote:
> > > Currently if len argument in xfs_ioc_trim() is smaller than one FSB
> > > the 'end' variable underflow. Avoid that by returning EINVAL when
> > > range is smaller than FSB.
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > Just a thought - wouldn't this be better done at the VFS so it is
> > consistent across all filesystems? i.e. using inode->i_blkbits?
> > Cheers,
> > Dave.
> Currently I am working on patches for other file system, so we'll
> get it fix. Having the check in VFS would require to make FITRIM
> file system (inode?) operation
Not at all - filp->mapping->host gets you the inode....
> , or adding cmd specific sections to
> the vfs_ioctl().
But that's a fair reason not to....