patch 4 debuginfod: symlink following mode

Frank Ch. Eigler fche@redhat.com
Thu Nov 7 09:07:00 GMT 2019


From: "Frank Ch. Eigler" <fche@redhat.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Nov 2019 18:53:31 -0500
Subject: [PATCH 1/2] debuginfod 4: symbolic link traversal mode

In order to support file/rpm archives that are organized via symlink
trees, add an "-L" option to debuginfod, meaning about the same as for
find(1) or ls(1): to traverse rather than ignore symlinks.
---
 debuginfod/ChangeLog         |  5 +++++
 debuginfod/debuginfod.8      | 15 +++++++++++---
 debuginfod/debuginfod.cxx    | 15 ++++++++------
 tests/ChangeLog              |  5 +++++
 tests/run-debuginfod-find.sh | 39 ++++++++++++++++++++----------------
 5 files changed, 53 insertions(+), 26 deletions(-)

diff --git a/debuginfod/ChangeLog b/debuginfod/ChangeLog
index 34713746350d..2870b6df9392 100644
--- a/debuginfod/ChangeLog
+++ b/debuginfod/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,8 @@
+2019-11-06  Frank Ch. Eigler  <fche@redhat.com>
+
+	* debuginfod.cxx: Add new -L (symlink-following) mode.
+	* debuginfod.8: Document it.
+
 2019-11-04  Frank Ch. Eigler  <fche@redhat.com>
 
 	* debuginfo-client.c (debuginfod_set_progressfn): New function
diff --git a/debuginfod/debuginfod.8 b/debuginfod/debuginfod.8
index 02059a115430..6b45dee68e70 100644
--- a/debuginfod/debuginfod.8
+++ b/debuginfod/debuginfod.8
@@ -35,14 +35,14 @@ debuginfod servers, it queries them for the same information, just as
 relays the file content to the original requester.
 
 Each listed PATH creates a thread to scan for matching
-ELF/DWARF/source files under the given directory.  Source files are
+ELF/DWARF/source files under the given physical directory.  Source files are
 matched with DWARF files based on the AT_comp_dir (compilation
 directory) attributes inside it.  Duplicate directories are ignored.
 You may use a file name for a PATH, but source code indexing may be
 incomplete; prefer using a directory that contains the binaries.
 
 Each listed PATH also creates a thread to scan for ELF/DWARF/source
-files contained in matching RPMs under the given directory.  Duplicate
+files contained in matching RPMs under the given physical directory.  Duplicate
 directories are ignored.  You may use a file name for a PATH, but
 source code indexing may be incomplete; prefer using a directory that
 contains normal RPMs alongside debuginfo/debugsource RPMs.  Because of
@@ -50,7 +50,7 @@ complications such as DWZ-compressed debuginfo, may require \fItwo\fP
 scan passes to identify all source code.
 
 If no PATH is listed, then \fBdebuginfod\fP will simply serve content
-that it scanned into its index in previous runs.
+that it scanned into its index in previous runs: the data is cumulative.
 
 File names must match extended regular expressions given by the \-I
 option and not the \-X option (if any) in order to be considered.
@@ -133,6 +133,15 @@ concurrently do CPU-intensive operations like parsing an ELF file
 or an RPM.  The default is the number of processors on the system;
 the minimum is 1.
 
+.TP
+.B "\-L"
+Traverse symbolic links encountered during traversal of the PATHs,
+including across devices - as in \fIfind\ -L\fP.  The default is to
+traverse the physical directory structure only, stay on the same
+device, and ignore symlinks - as in \fIfind\ -P\ -xdev\fP.  Caution: a
+loops in the symbolic directory tree might lead to \fIinfinite
+traversal\fP.
+
 .TP
 .B "\-v"
 Increase verbosity of logging to the standard error file descriptor.
diff --git a/debuginfod/debuginfod.cxx b/debuginfod/debuginfod.cxx
index fe8706cf3e07..7c7a0c5d7ef5 100644
--- a/debuginfod/debuginfod.cxx
+++ b/debuginfod/debuginfod.cxx
@@ -325,6 +325,7 @@ static const struct argp_option options[] =
    // "source-oci-imageregistry"  ...
 
    { NULL, 0, NULL, 0, "Options:", 2 },
+   { "logical", 'L', NULL, 0, "Follow symlinks, default=ignore.", 0 },
    { "rescan-time", 't', "SECONDS", 0, "Number of seconds to wait between rescans, 0=disable.", 0 },
    { "groom-time", 'g', "SECONDS", 0, "Number of seconds to wait between database grooming, 0=disable.", 0 },
    { "maxigroom", 'G', NULL, 0, "Run a complete database groom/shrink pass at startup.", 0 },
@@ -371,6 +372,7 @@ static vector<string> extra_ddl;
 static regex_t file_include_regex;
 static regex_t file_exclude_regex;
 static int test_webapi_sleep; /* testing only */
+static bool traverse_logical;
 
 
 /* Handle program arguments.  */
@@ -388,6 +390,9 @@ parse_opt (int key, char *arg,
       break;
     case 'F': break; // ignored; blog post compatibility
     case 'R': break; // ignored; blog post compatibility
+    case 'L':
+      traverse_logical = true;
+      break;
     case 'D': extra_ddl.push_back(string(arg)); break;
     case 't':
       rescan_s = (unsigned) atoi(arg);
@@ -1459,8 +1464,7 @@ scan_source_file_path (const string& dir)
   unsigned fts_scanned=0, fts_regex=0, fts_cached=0, fts_debuginfo=0, fts_executable=0, fts_sourcefiles=0;
 
   FTS *fts = fts_open (dirs,
-                       FTS_PHYSICAL /* don't follow symlinks */
-                       | FTS_XDEV /* don't cross devices/mountpoints */
+                       (traverse_logical ? FTS_LOGICAL : FTS_PHYSICAL|FTS_XDEV)
                        | FTS_NOCHDIR /* multithreaded */,
                        NULL);
   if (fts == NULL)
@@ -1655,7 +1659,7 @@ scan_source_file_path (const string& dir)
               throw libc_exception(f->fts_errno, string("fts/F traversal ") + string(f->fts_path));
 
             default:
-            case FTS_SL: /* NB: don't enter symbolic links into the database */
+            case FTS_SL: /* ignore symlinks; seen in non-L mode only */
               break;
             }
 
@@ -1922,8 +1926,7 @@ scan_source_rpm_path (const string& dir)
   unsigned fts_executable=0, fts_rpm = 0, fts_sref=0, fts_sdef=0;
 
   FTS *fts = fts_open (dirs,
-                       FTS_PHYSICAL /* don't follow symlinks */
-                       | FTS_XDEV /* don't cross devices/mountpoints */
+                       (traverse_logical ? FTS_LOGICAL : FTS_PHYSICAL|FTS_XDEV)
                        | FTS_NOCHDIR /* multithreaded */,
                        NULL);
   if (fts == NULL)
@@ -2056,7 +2059,7 @@ scan_source_rpm_path (const string& dir)
               throw libc_exception(f->fts_errno, string("fts/R traversal ") + string(f->fts_path));
 
             default:
-            case FTS_SL: /* NB: don't enter symbolic links into the database */
+            case FTS_SL: /* ignore symlinks; seen in non-L mode only */
               break;
             }
 
diff --git a/tests/ChangeLog b/tests/ChangeLog
index 7b091158cff2..3d50ee8623ee 100644
--- a/tests/ChangeLog
+++ b/tests/ChangeLog
@@ -1,3 +1,8 @@
+2019-11-06  Frank Ch. Eigler  <fche@redhat.com>
+
+	* run-debuginfod-find.sh: Test debuginfod -L mode.  Drop
+	plain debuginfo-find help-output-comparison.
+
 2019-11-04  Frank Ch. Eigler  <fche@redhat.com>
 
 	* run-debuginfod-find.sh: Test debuginfod-find -v progress mode.
diff --git a/tests/run-debuginfod-find.sh b/tests/run-debuginfod-find.sh
index fe38eaac9c77..644901073d75 100755
--- a/tests/run-debuginfod-find.sh
+++ b/tests/run-debuginfod-find.sh
@@ -22,10 +22,11 @@ set -x
 testfiles testfile-debuginfod-0.rpm testfile-debuginfod-1.rpm testfile-debuginfod-2.rpm
 
 DB=${PWD}/.debuginfod_tmp.sqlite
+tempfiles $DB
 export DEBUGINFOD_CACHE_PATH=${PWD}/.client_cache
 
 # clean up trash if we were aborted early
-trap 'set +e; kill $PID1 $PID2; rm -rf F R ${PWD}/.client_cache*; exit_cleanup; exit 0' 0 1 2 3 5 9 15
+trap 'kill $PID1 $PID2 || true; rm -rf F R L ${PWD}/.client_cache*; exit_cleanup' 0 1 2 3 5 9 15
 
 # find an unused port number
 while true; do
@@ -42,10 +43,11 @@ done
 # So we gather the LD_LIBRARY_PATH with this cunning trick:
 ldpath=`testrun sh -c 'echo $LD_LIBRARY_PATH'`
 
-mkdir F R
-tempfiles F R
-env DEBUGINFOD_TEST_WEBAPI_SLEEP=3 LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$ldpath DEBUGINFOD_URLS= ${abs_builddir}/../debuginfod/debuginfod -vvvv -d $DB \
--p $PORT1 -t0 -g0 R F &
+mkdir F R L
+tempfiles F R L
+ln -s ${abs_builddir}/dwfllines L/foo   # any program not used elsewhere in this test
+
+env DEBUGINFOD_TEST_WEBAPI_SLEEP=3 LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$ldpath DEBUGINFOD_URLS= ${abs_builddir}/../debuginfod/debuginfod -vvvv -d $DB -p $PORT1 -t0 -g0 R F L &
 PID1=$!
 sleep 3
 export DEBUGINFOD_URLS=http://localhost:$PORT1/   # or without trailing /
@@ -171,14 +173,28 @@ done
 export DEBUGINFOD_CACHE_PATH=${PWD}/.client_cache2
 mkdir -p $DEBUGINFOD_CACHE_PATH
 # NB: inherits the DEBUGINFOD_URLS to the first server
-env LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$ldpath ${abs_builddir}/../debuginfod/debuginfod -d ${DB}_2 -p $PORT2 &
+# NB: run in -L symlink-following mode for the L subdir
+env LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$ldpath ${abs_builddir}/../debuginfod/debuginfod -vvvv -d ${DB}_2 -p $PORT2 -L L &
 PID2=$!
+tempfiles ${DB}_2
 sleep 3
 
 # have clients contact the new server
 export DEBUGINFOD_URLS=http://localhost:$PORT2
 testrun ${abs_builddir}/debuginfod_build_id_find -e F/prog 1
 
+# confirm that first server can't resolve symlinked info in L/ but second can
+BUILDID=`env LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$ldpath ${abs_builddir}/../src/readelf \
+         -a L/foo | grep 'Build ID' | cut -d ' ' -f 7`
+file L/foo
+file -L L/foo
+export DEBUGINFOD_URLS=http://localhost:$PORT1
+rm -rf $DEBUGINFOD_CACHE_PATH
+testrun ${abs_top_builddir}/debuginfod/debuginfod-find debuginfo $BUILDID && false || true
+export DEBUGINFOD_URLS=http://localhost:$PORT2
+testrun ${abs_top_builddir}/debuginfod/debuginfod-find debuginfo $BUILDID
+
+
 # test parallel queries in client
 export DEBUGINFOD_CACHE_PATH=${PWD}/.client_cache3
 mkdir -p $DEBUGINFOD_CACHE_PATH
@@ -209,15 +225,4 @@ testrun ${abs_builddir}/debuginfod_build_id_find -e F/prog 1
 
 testrun ${abs_top_builddir}/debuginfod/debuginfod-find debuginfo $BUILDID2 && false || true
 
-########################################################################
-
-# Ensure debuginfod-find can be safely called with no arguments.
-# Use a relative path to prevent automatic line breaks in the output
-# due to excessive characters.
-testrun_compare ../../debuginfod/debuginfod-find <<EOF
-Usage: ../../debuginfod/debuginfod-find debuginfo BUILDID
-  or:  ../../debuginfod/debuginfod-find executable BUILDID
-  or:  ../../debuginfod/debuginfod-find source BUILDID /FILENAME
-EOF
-
 exit 0
-- 
2.21.0



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