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vfs: mnt_want_write_file(): fix special file handling
authorOGAWA Hirofumi <hirofumi@mail.parknet.co.jp>
Thu, 6 Aug 2009 22:07:39 +0000 (15:07 -0700)
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Fri, 7 Aug 2009 17:39:56 +0000 (10:39 -0700)
commit2d8dd38a5aa0cc2490bbad9b75e77fa154e1d145
treedcc1ec93e95dde5704a7e37939454c9b24904758
parent69130c7cf96ea853dc5be599dd6a4b98907d39cc
vfs: mnt_want_write_file(): fix special file handling

I suspect that mnt_want_write_file() may have wrong assumption.  I think
mnt_want_write_file() is assuming it increments ->mnt_writers if
(file->f_mode & FMODE_WRITE).  But, if it's special_file(), it is false?

Signed-off-by: OGAWA Hirofumi <hirofumi@mail.parknet.co.jp>
Acked-by: Dave Hansen <dave@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
Cc: Nick Piggin <nickpiggin@yahoo.com.au>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
fs/namespace.c