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authorAndrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com>2015-02-11 15:27:26 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2015-02-11 17:06:05 -0800
commit7e339128496284cc21977fba5416166ee81f5172 (patch)
tree6af95386953cc67f3f465b966e03cb56f184dd30 /mm
parenta7b780750e1a1c7833812681e1f8fa30bbb06802 (diff)
mm: gup: use get_user_pages_unlocked
This allows those get_user_pages calls to pass FAULT_FLAG_ALLOW_RETRY to the page fault in order to release the mmap_sem during the I/O. Signed-off-by: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com> Cc: Andres Lagar-Cavilla <andreslc@google.com> Cc: Peter Feiner <pfeiner@google.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'mm')
-rw-r--r--mm/process_vm_access.c7
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/mm/process_vm_access.c b/mm/process_vm_access.c
index 5077afcd9e11..b1597690530c 100644
--- a/mm/process_vm_access.c
+++ b/mm/process_vm_access.c
@@ -99,11 +99,8 @@ static int process_vm_rw_single_vec(unsigned long addr,
size_t bytes;
/* Get the pages we're interested in */
- down_read(&mm->mmap_sem);
- pages = get_user_pages(task, mm, pa, pages,
- vm_write, 0, process_pages, NULL);
- up_read(&mm->mmap_sem);
-
+ pages = get_user_pages_unlocked(task, mm, pa, pages,
+ vm_write, 0, process_pages);
if (pages <= 0)
return -EFAULT;