Commit 12477ec8 authored by Sage Weil's avatar Sage Weil Committed by Greg Kroah-Hartman

libceph: gracefully handle large reply messages from the mon

commit 73c3d4812b4c755efeca0140f606f83772a39ce4 upstream.

We preallocate a few of the message types we get back from the mon.  If we
get a larger message than we are expecting, fall back to trying to allocate
a new one instead of blindly using the one we have.
Signed-off-by: default avatarSage Weil <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarIlya Dryomov <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
parent 842a5780
......@@ -1041,7 +1041,15 @@ static struct ceph_msg *mon_alloc_msg(struct ceph_connection *con,
if (!m) {
pr_info("alloc_msg unknown type %d\n", type);
*skip = 1;
} else if (front_len > m->front_alloc_len) {
pr_warning("mon_alloc_msg front %d > prealloc %d (%u#%llu)\n",
front_len, m->front_alloc_len,
(unsigned int)con->peer_name.type,
m = ceph_msg_new(type, front_len, GFP_NOFS, false);
return m;
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