Commit 48f7530d authored by Jeff Layton's avatar Jeff Layton Committed by Al Viro

vfs: have do_sys_truncate retry once on an ESTALE error

Signed-off-by: default avatarJeff Layton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAl Viro <>
parent c6a94284
......@@ -115,17 +115,23 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(vfs_truncate);
static long do_sys_truncate(const char __user *pathname, loff_t length)
unsigned int lookup_flags = LOOKUP_FOLLOW;
struct path path;
int error;
if (length < 0) /* sorry, but loff_t says... */
return -EINVAL;
error = user_path(pathname, &path);
error = user_path_at(AT_FDCWD, pathname, lookup_flags, &path);
if (!error) {
error = vfs_truncate(&path, length);
if (retry_estale(error, lookup_flags)) {
lookup_flags |= LOOKUP_REVAL;
goto retry;
return error;
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