[3.13.y.z extended stable] Patch "nfsd4: fix test_stateid error reply encoding" has been added to staging queue

Kamal Mostafa kamal at canonical.com
Thu May 1 19:17:27 UTC 2014

This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    nfsd4: fix test_stateid error reply encoding

to the linux-3.13.y-queue branch of the 3.13.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


This patch is scheduled to be released in version

If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

For more information about the 3.13.y.z tree, see



>From 14eeb8df051b8ed29983c55d3ac526010722735d Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: "J. Bruce Fields" <bfields at redhat.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Feb 2014 16:31:42 -0500
Subject: nfsd4: fix test_stateid error reply encoding

commit a11fcce1544df08c723d950ff0edef3adac40405 upstream.

If the entire operation fails then there's nothing to encode.

Signed-off-by: J. Bruce Fields <bfields at redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal at canonical.com>
 fs/nfsd/nfs4xdr.c | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/fs/nfsd/nfs4xdr.c b/fs/nfsd/nfs4xdr.c
index 86d8011..8d679dc 100644
--- a/fs/nfsd/nfs4xdr.c
+++ b/fs/nfsd/nfs4xdr.c
@@ -3527,6 +3527,9 @@ nfsd4_encode_test_stateid(struct nfsd4_compoundres *resp, __be32 nfserr,
 	struct nfsd4_test_stateid_id *stateid, *next;
 	__be32 *p;

+	if (nfserr)
+		return nfserr;
 	RESERVE_SPACE(4 + (4 * test_stateid->ts_num_ids));
 	*p++ = htonl(test_stateid->ts_num_ids);


More information about the kernel-team mailing list