[stable] Locked mount and loopback mount fixes

Luis Henriques luis.henriques at canonical.com
Mon May 11 11:19:01 UTC 2015


On Sun, May 10, 2015 at 09:23:01PM -0500, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
> 
> 
> On May 10, 2015 12:59:51 PM CDT, Ben Hutchings <ben at decadent.org.uk> wrote:
> >Why were these not cc'd to stable?  Was this an oversight, or are they
> >simply not needed for fixing any known bugs?
> 
> An oversight.
> 
> On their own they don't matter but other patches cc'd to stable do depend on them for correct operation.
> 
> The fact most of these changes depends on fs_pin likely limits how far they may be bsckported.
> 
> >commit cd4a40174b71acd021877341684d8bb1dc8ea4ae
> >Author: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm at xmission.com>
> >Date:   Wed Jan 7 14:28:26 2015 -0600
> >
> >    mnt: Fail collect_mounts when applied to unmounted mounts
> >

Thanks, I'm queuing this one for the 3.16 kernel (the 2nd commit
doesn't seem to be applicable to his kernel).

Cheers,
--
Luís

> >commit 820f9f147dcce2602eefd9b575bbbd9ea14f0953
> >Author: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm at xmission.com>
> >Date:   Thu Apr 2 16:35:48 2015 -0500
> >
> >    fs_pin: Allow for the possibility that m_list or s_list go unused.
> 
> Eric
> 
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