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-rw-r--r--fs/proc/kmsg.c10
-rw-r--r--include/linux/syslog.h23
-rw-r--r--kernel/printk.c45
-rw-r--r--security/commoncap.c5
-rw-r--r--security/selinux/hooks.c21
5 files changed, 61 insertions, 43 deletions
diff --git a/fs/proc/kmsg.c b/fs/proc/kmsg.c
index 6a3d843a1088..cfe90a48a6e8 100644
--- a/fs/proc/kmsg.c
+++ b/fs/proc/kmsg.c
@@ -21,12 +21,12 @@ extern wait_queue_head_t log_wait;
static int kmsg_open(struct inode * inode, struct file * file)
{
- return do_syslog(1, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE);
+ return do_syslog(SYSLOG_ACTION_OPEN, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE);
}
static int kmsg_release(struct inode * inode, struct file * file)
{
- (void) do_syslog(0, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE);
+ (void) do_syslog(SYSLOG_ACTION_CLOSE, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE);
return 0;
}
@@ -34,15 +34,15 @@ static ssize_t kmsg_read(struct file *file, char __user *buf,
size_t count, loff_t *ppos)
{
if ((file->f_flags & O_NONBLOCK) &&
- !do_syslog(9, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE))
+ !do_syslog(SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_UNREAD, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE))
return -EAGAIN;
- return do_syslog(2, buf, count, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE);
+ return do_syslog(SYSLOG_ACTION_READ, buf, count, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE);
}
static unsigned int kmsg_poll(struct file *file, poll_table *wait)
{
poll_wait(file, &log_wait, wait);
- if (do_syslog(9, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE))
+ if (do_syslog(SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_UNREAD, NULL, 0, SYSLOG_FROM_FILE))
return POLLIN | POLLRDNORM;
return 0;
}
diff --git a/include/linux/syslog.h b/include/linux/syslog.h
index 5f02b1817be1..38911391a139 100644
--- a/include/linux/syslog.h
+++ b/include/linux/syslog.h
@@ -21,6 +21,29 @@
#ifndef _LINUX_SYSLOG_H
#define _LINUX_SYSLOG_H
+/* Close the log. Currently a NOP. */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_CLOSE 0
+/* Open the log. Currently a NOP. */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_OPEN 1
+/* Read from the log. */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_READ 2
+/* Read all messages remaining in the ring buffer. */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_ALL 3
+/* Read and clear all messages remaining in the ring buffer */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_CLEAR 4
+/* Clear ring buffer. */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_CLEAR 5
+/* Disable printk's to console */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_OFF 6
+/* Enable printk's to console */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_ON 7
+/* Set level of messages printed to console */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_LEVEL 8
+/* Return number of unread characters in the log buffer */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_UNREAD 9
+/* Return size of the log buffer */
+#define SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_BUFFER 10
+
#define SYSLOG_FROM_CALL 0
#define SYSLOG_FROM_FILE 1
diff --git a/kernel/printk.c b/kernel/printk.c
index 809cf9a258a0..3e162d867098 100644
--- a/kernel/printk.c
+++ b/kernel/printk.c
@@ -259,21 +259,6 @@ static inline void boot_delay_msec(void)
}
#endif
-/*
- * Commands to do_syslog:
- *
- * 0 -- Close the log. Currently a NOP.
- * 1 -- Open the log. Currently a NOP.
- * 2 -- Read from the log.
- * 3 -- Read all messages remaining in the ring buffer.
- * 4 -- Read and clear all messages remaining in the ring buffer
- * 5 -- Clear ring buffer.
- * 6 -- Disable printk's to console
- * 7 -- Enable printk's to console
- * 8 -- Set level of messages printed to console
- * 9 -- Return number of unread characters in the log buffer
- * 10 -- Return size of the log buffer
- */
int do_syslog(int type, char __user *buf, int len, bool from_file)
{
unsigned i, j, limit, count;
@@ -286,11 +271,11 @@ int do_syslog(int type, char __user *buf, int len, bool from_file)
return error;
switch (type) {
- case 0: /* Close log */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CLOSE: /* Close log */
break;
- case 1: /* Open log */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_OPEN: /* Open log */
break;
- case 2: /* Read from log */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_READ: /* Read from log */
error = -EINVAL;
if (!buf || len < 0)
goto out;
@@ -321,10 +306,12 @@ int do_syslog(int type, char __user *buf, int len, bool from_file)
if (!error)
error = i;
break;
- case 4: /* Read/clear last kernel messages */
+ /* Read/clear last kernel messages */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_CLEAR:
do_clear = 1;
/* FALL THRU */
- case 3: /* Read last kernel messages */
+ /* Read last kernel messages */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_ALL:
error = -EINVAL;
if (!buf || len < 0)
goto out;
@@ -377,21 +364,25 @@ int do_syslog(int type, char __user *buf, int len, bool from_file)
}
}
break;
- case 5: /* Clear ring buffer */
+ /* Clear ring buffer */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CLEAR:
logged_chars = 0;
break;
- case 6: /* Disable logging to console */
+ /* Disable logging to console */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_OFF:
if (saved_console_loglevel == -1)
saved_console_loglevel = console_loglevel;
console_loglevel = minimum_console_loglevel;
break;
- case 7: /* Enable logging to console */
+ /* Enable logging to console */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_ON:
if (saved_console_loglevel != -1) {
console_loglevel = saved_console_loglevel;
saved_console_loglevel = -1;
}
break;
- case 8: /* Set level of messages printed to console */
+ /* Set level of messages printed to console */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_LEVEL:
error = -EINVAL;
if (len < 1 || len > 8)
goto out;
@@ -402,10 +393,12 @@ int do_syslog(int type, char __user *buf, int len, bool from_file)
saved_console_loglevel = -1;
error = 0;
break;
- case 9: /* Number of chars in the log buffer */
+ /* Number of chars in the log buffer */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_UNREAD:
error = log_end - log_start;
break;
- case 10: /* Size of the log buffer */
+ /* Size of the log buffer */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_BUFFER:
error = log_buf_len;
break;
default:
diff --git a/security/commoncap.c b/security/commoncap.c
index 677fad9d5cba..cf01b2eebb60 100644
--- a/security/commoncap.c
+++ b/security/commoncap.c
@@ -897,9 +897,10 @@ error:
int cap_syslog(int type, bool from_file)
{
/* /proc/kmsg can open be opened by CAP_SYS_ADMIN */
- if (type != 1 && from_file)
+ if (type != SYSLOG_ACTION_OPEN && from_file)
return 0;
- if ((type != 3 && type != 10) && !capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
+ if ((type != SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_ALL &&
+ type != SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_BUFFER) && !capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
return -EPERM;
return 0;
}
diff --git a/security/selinux/hooks.c b/security/selinux/hooks.c
index a4862a0730fa..6b36ce2eef2e 100644
--- a/security/selinux/hooks.c
+++ b/security/selinux/hooks.c
@@ -2059,20 +2059,21 @@ static int selinux_syslog(int type, bool from_file)
return rc;
switch (type) {
- case 3: /* Read last kernel messages */
- case 10: /* Return size of the log buffer */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_ALL: /* Read last kernel messages */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_BUFFER: /* Return size of the log buffer */
rc = task_has_system(current, SYSTEM__SYSLOG_READ);
break;
- case 6: /* Disable logging to console */
- case 7: /* Enable logging to console */
- case 8: /* Set level of messages printed to console */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_OFF: /* Disable logging to console */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_ON: /* Enable logging to console */
+ /* Set level of messages printed to console */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CONSOLE_LEVEL:
rc = task_has_system(current, SYSTEM__SYSLOG_CONSOLE);
break;
- case 0: /* Close log */
- case 1: /* Open log */
- case 2: /* Read from log */
- case 4: /* Read/clear last kernel messages */
- case 5: /* Clear ring buffer */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CLOSE: /* Close log */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_OPEN: /* Open log */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_READ: /* Read from log */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_READ_CLEAR: /* Read/clear last kernel messages */
+ case SYSLOG_ACTION_CLEAR: /* Clear ring buffer */
default:
rc = task_has_system(current, SYSTEM__SYSLOG_MOD);
break;

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