Commit 6136f8f0 authored by Iustin Pop's avatar Iustin Pop
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Add strict name validation for the LVM backend

Currently we don't enforce name validation for the LVM backend, on the
idea that LVM itself will reject invalid names and we catch those

However, recent LVM documents the accepted VG/LV name space, so it's
easy to add this in the LVM backend code.

In addition, the patch changes some hardcoded /dev/ constructions with
Signed-off-by: default avatarIustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarMichael Hanselmann <>
parent cb7c0198
......@@ -349,6 +349,10 @@ class LogicalVolume(BlockDev):
"""Logical Volume block device.
_VALID_NAME_RE = re.compile("^[a-zA-Z0-9+_.-]*$")
_INVALID_NAMES = frozenset([".", "..", "snapshot", "pvmove"])
_INVALID_SUBSTRINGS = frozenset(["_mlog", "_mimage"])
def __init__(self, unique_id, children, size):
"""Attaches to a LV device.
......@@ -359,7 +363,9 @@ class LogicalVolume(BlockDev):
if not isinstance(unique_id, (tuple, list)) or len(unique_id) != 2:
raise ValueError("Invalid configuration data %s" % str(unique_id))
self._vg_name, self._lv_name = unique_id
self.dev_path = "/dev/%s/%s" % (self._vg_name, self._lv_name)
self.dev_path = utils.PathJoin("/dev", self._vg_name, self._lv_name)
self._degraded = True
self.major = self.minor = self.pe_size = self.stripe_count = None
......@@ -373,6 +379,8 @@ class LogicalVolume(BlockDev):
raise errors.ProgrammerError("Invalid configuration data %s" %
vg_name, lv_name = unique_id
pvs_info = cls.GetPVInfo([vg_name])
if not pvs_info:
_ThrowError("Can't compute PV info for vg %s", vg_name)
......@@ -442,6 +450,20 @@ class LogicalVolume(BlockDev):
return data
def _ValidateName(cls, name):
"""Validates that a given name is valid as VG or LV name.
The list of valid characters and restricted names is taken out of
the lvm(8) manpage, with the simplification that we enforce both
VG and LV restrictions on the names.
if (not cls._VALID_NAME_RE.match(name) or
name in cls._INVALID_NAMES or
utils.any(cls._INVALID_SUBSTRINGS, lambda x: x in name)):
_ThrowError("Invalid LVM name '%s'", name)
def Remove(self):
"""Remove this logical volume.
......@@ -469,7 +491,7 @@ class LogicalVolume(BlockDev):
if result.failed:
_ThrowError("Failed to rename the logical volume: %s", result.output)
self._lv_name = new_name
self.dev_path = "/dev/%s/%s" % (self._vg_name, self._lv_name)
self.dev_path = utils.PathJoin("/dev", self._vg_name, self._lv_name)
def Attach(self):
"""Attach to an existing LV.
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