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authorMiklos Szeredi <miklos@szeredi.hu>2008-07-31 13:41:58 +0200
committerAl Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>2008-10-23 05:13:25 -0400
commitf696a3659fc4b3a3bf4bc83d9dbec5e5a2ffd929 (patch)
tree738adf557608f26e881a710839de12b7527549b6 /fs/coda/dir.c
parent5cec56deb6d41b5b570306b17cd0b1590ebd0897 (diff)
[PATCH] move executable checking into ->permission()
For execute permission on a regular files we need to check if file has any execute bits at all, regardless of capabilites. This check is normally performed by generic_permission() but was also added to the case when the filesystem defines its own ->permission() method. In the latter case the filesystem should be responsible for performing this check. Move the check from inode_permission() inside filesystems which are not calling generic_permission(). Create a helper function execute_ok() that returns true if the inode is a directory or if any execute bits are present in i_mode. Also fix up the following code: - coda control file is never executable - sysctl files are never executable - hfs_permission seems broken on MAY_EXEC, remove - hfsplus_permission is eqivalent to generic_permission(), remove Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz>
Diffstat (limited to 'fs/coda/dir.c')
-rw-r--r--fs/coda/dir.c3
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/fs/coda/dir.c b/fs/coda/dir.c
index c5916228243..75b1fa90b2c 100644
--- a/fs/coda/dir.c
+++ b/fs/coda/dir.c
@@ -146,6 +146,9 @@ int coda_permission(struct inode *inode, int mask)
if (!mask)
return 0;
+ if ((mask & MAY_EXEC) && !execute_ok(inode))
+ return -EACCES;
+
lock_kernel();
if (coda_cache_check(inode, mask))