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[libvirt] [PATCH 01/11] Block SIGPIPE around virExec hook functions



Some functionality run in virExec hooks may do I/O which
can trigger SIGPIPE. Renable SIGPIPE blocking around the
hook function

* src/util/util.c: Block SIGPIPE around hooks
---
 src/util/util.c |   24 +++++++++++++++++++++++-
 1 files changed, 23 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/src/util/util.c b/src/util/util.c
index f412a83..78ac168 100644
--- a/src/util/util.c
+++ b/src/util/util.c
@@ -642,12 +642,34 @@ __virExec(const char *const*argv,
         }
     }
 
-    if (hook)
+    if (hook) {
+        /* virFork reset all signal handlers to the defaults.
+         * This is good for the child process, but our hook
+         * risks running something that generates SIGPIPE,
+         * so we need to temporarily block that again
+         */
+        struct sigaction waxon, waxoff;
+        waxoff.sa_handler = SIG_IGN;
+        waxoff.sa_flags = 0;
+        memset(&waxon, 0, sizeof(waxon));
+        if (sigaction(SIGPIPE, &waxoff, &waxon) < 0) {
+            virReportSystemError(errno, "%s",
+                                 _("Could not disable SIGPIPE"));
+            goto fork_error;
+        }
+
         if ((hook)(data) != 0) {
             VIR_DEBUG0("Hook function failed.");
             goto fork_error;
         }
 
+        if (sigaction(SIGPIPE, &waxon, NULL) < 0) {
+            virReportSystemError(errno, "%s",
+                                 _("Could not re-enable SIGPIPE"));
+            goto fork_error;
+        }
+    }
+
     /* The steps above may need todo something privileged, so
      * we delay clearing capabilities until the last minute */
     if ((flags & VIR_EXEC_CLEAR_CAPS) &&
-- 
1.7.3.4


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