[Python-checkins] bpo-35008: Fix possible leaks in Element.__setstate__(). (GH-9924)

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Thu Oct 18 03:16:45 EDT 2018


https://github.com/python/cpython/commit/bcbefe23fe2eb616a03c22764ba4ea79e12e3e28
commit: bcbefe23fe2eb616a03c22764ba4ea79e12e3e28
branch: 3.6
author: Miss Islington (bot) <31488909+miss-islington at users.noreply.github.com>
committer: GitHub <noreply at github.com>
date: 2018-10-18T00:16:40-07:00
summary:

bpo-35008: Fix possible leaks in Element.__setstate__(). (GH-9924)


C implementation of xml.etree.ElementTree.Element.__setstate__()
leaked references to children when called for already initialized
element.
(cherry picked from commit 6f906b3d727d6b341abd5ad9c0652bbcbd5eb024)

Co-authored-by: Serhiy Storchaka <storchaka at gmail.com>

files:
A Misc/NEWS.d/next/Library/2018-10-17-11-54-04.bpo-35008.dotef_.rst
M Lib/test/test_xml_etree_c.py
M Modules/_elementtree.c

diff --git a/Lib/test/test_xml_etree_c.py b/Lib/test/test_xml_etree_c.py
index d99b4e7527fb..1a1f660d5baa 100644
--- a/Lib/test/test_xml_etree_c.py
+++ b/Lib/test/test_xml_etree_c.py
@@ -116,6 +116,22 @@ def __del__(self):
         elem.tail = X()
         elem.__setstate__({'tag': 42})  # shouldn't cause an assertion failure
 
+    def test_setstate_leaks(self):
+        # Test reference leaks
+        elem = cET.Element.__new__(cET.Element)
+        for i in range(100):
+            elem.__setstate__({'tag': 'foo', 'attrib': {'bar': 42},
+                               '_children': [cET.Element('child')],
+                               'text': 'text goes here',
+                               'tail': 'opposite of head'})
+
+        self.assertEqual(elem.tag, 'foo')
+        self.assertEqual(elem.text, 'text goes here')
+        self.assertEqual(elem.tail, 'opposite of head')
+        self.assertEqual(list(elem.attrib.items()), [('bar', 42)])
+        self.assertEqual(len(elem), 1)
+        self.assertEqual(elem[0].tag, 'child')
+
 
 @unittest.skipUnless(cET, 'requires _elementtree')
 class TestAliasWorking(unittest.TestCase):
diff --git a/Misc/NEWS.d/next/Library/2018-10-17-11-54-04.bpo-35008.dotef_.rst b/Misc/NEWS.d/next/Library/2018-10-17-11-54-04.bpo-35008.dotef_.rst
new file mode 100644
index 000000000000..3d12a918fc73
--- /dev/null
+++ b/Misc/NEWS.d/next/Library/2018-10-17-11-54-04.bpo-35008.dotef_.rst
@@ -0,0 +1,3 @@
+Fixed references leaks when call the ``__setstate__()`` method of
+:class:`xml.etree.ElementTree.Element` in the C implementation for already
+initialized element.
diff --git a/Modules/_elementtree.c b/Modules/_elementtree.c
index 00fa0ae1ede4..a96e0306996b 100644
--- a/Modules/_elementtree.c
+++ b/Modules/_elementtree.c
@@ -233,11 +233,29 @@ create_extra(ElementObject* self, PyObject* attrib)
 }
 
 LOCAL(void)
-dealloc_extra(ElementObject* self)
+dealloc_extra(ElementObjectExtra *extra)
 {
-    ElementObjectExtra *myextra;
     Py_ssize_t i;
 
+    if (!extra)
+        return;
+
+    Py_DECREF(extra->attrib);
+
+    for (i = 0; i < extra->length; i++)
+        Py_DECREF(extra->children[i]);
+
+    if (extra->children != extra->_children)
+        PyObject_Free(extra->children);
+
+    PyObject_Free(extra);
+}
+
+LOCAL(void)
+clear_extra(ElementObject* self)
+{
+    ElementObjectExtra *myextra;
+
     if (!self->extra)
         return;
 
@@ -246,15 +264,7 @@ dealloc_extra(ElementObject* self)
     myextra = self->extra;
     self->extra = NULL;
 
-    Py_DECREF(myextra->attrib);
-
-    for (i = 0; i < myextra->length; i++)
-        Py_DECREF(myextra->children[i]);
-
-    if (myextra->children != myextra->_children)
-        PyObject_Free(myextra->children);
-
-    PyObject_Free(myextra);
+    dealloc_extra(myextra);
 }
 
 /* Convenience internal function to create new Element objects with the given
@@ -420,6 +430,7 @@ element_resize(ElementObject* self, Py_ssize_t extra)
     Py_ssize_t size;
     PyObject* *children;
 
+    assert(extra >= 0);
     /* make sure self->children can hold the given number of extra
        elements.  set an exception and return -1 if allocation failed */
 
@@ -624,7 +635,7 @@ element_gc_clear(ElementObject *self)
     /* After dropping all references from extra, it's no longer valid anyway,
      * so fully deallocate it.
     */
-    dealloc_extra(self);
+    clear_extra(self);
     return 0;
 }
 
@@ -676,7 +687,7 @@ static PyObject *
 _elementtree_Element_clear_impl(ElementObject *self)
 /*[clinic end generated code: output=8bcd7a51f94cfff6 input=3c719ff94bf45dd6]*/
 {
-    dealloc_extra(self);
+    clear_extra(self);
 
     Py_INCREF(Py_None);
     _set_joined_ptr(&self->text, Py_None);
@@ -710,6 +721,7 @@ _elementtree_Element___copy___impl(ElementObject *self)
     Py_INCREF(JOIN_OBJ(self->tail));
     _set_joined_ptr(&element->tail, self->tail);
 
+    assert(!element->extra || !element->extra->length);
     if (self->extra) {
         if (element_resize(element, self->extra->length) < 0) {
             Py_DECREF(element);
@@ -721,6 +733,7 @@ _elementtree_Element___copy___impl(ElementObject *self)
             element->extra->children[i] = self->extra->children[i];
         }
 
+        assert(!element->extra->length);
         element->extra->length = self->extra->length;
     }
 
@@ -783,6 +796,7 @@ _elementtree_Element___deepcopy__(ElementObject *self, PyObject *memo)
         goto error;
     _set_joined_ptr(&element->tail, JOIN_SET(tail, JOIN_GET(self->tail)));
 
+    assert(!element->extra || !element->extra->length);
     if (self->extra) {
         if (element_resize(element, self->extra->length) < 0)
             goto error;
@@ -796,6 +810,7 @@ _elementtree_Element___deepcopy__(ElementObject *self, PyObject *memo)
             element->extra->children[i] = child;
         }
 
+        assert(!element->extra->length);
         element->extra->length = self->extra->length;
     }
 
@@ -956,6 +971,7 @@ element_setstate_from_attributes(ElementObject *self,
                                  PyObject *children)
 {
     Py_ssize_t i, nchildren;
+    ElementObjectExtra *oldextra = NULL;
 
     if (!tag) {
         PyErr_SetString(PyExc_TypeError, "tag may not be NULL");
@@ -974,8 +990,9 @@ element_setstate_from_attributes(ElementObject *self,
     _set_joined_ptr(&self->tail, tail);
 
     /* Handle ATTRIB and CHILDREN. */
-    if (!children && !attrib)
+    if (!children && !attrib) {
         Py_RETURN_NONE;
+    }
 
     /* Compute 'nchildren'. */
     if (children) {
@@ -983,32 +1000,48 @@ element_setstate_from_attributes(ElementObject *self,
             PyErr_SetString(PyExc_TypeError, "'_children' is not a list");
             return NULL;
         }
-        nchildren = PyList_Size(children);
-    }
-    else {
-        nchildren = 0;
-    }
+        nchildren = PyList_GET_SIZE(children);
 
-    /* Allocate 'extra'. */
-    if (element_resize(self, nchildren)) {
-        return NULL;
-    }
-    assert(self->extra && self->extra->allocated >= nchildren);
+        /* (Re-)allocate 'extra'.
+           Avoid DECREFs calling into this code again (cycles, etc.)
+         */
+        oldextra = self->extra;
+        self->extra = NULL;
+        if (element_resize(self, nchildren)) {
+            assert(!self->extra || !self->extra->length);
+            clear_extra(self);
+            self->extra = oldextra;
+            return NULL;
+        }
+        assert(self->extra);
+        assert(self->extra->allocated >= nchildren);
+        if (oldextra) {
+            assert(self->extra->attrib == Py_None);
+            self->extra->attrib = oldextra->attrib;
+            oldextra->attrib = Py_None;
+        }
 
-    /* Copy children */
-    for (i = 0; i < nchildren; i++) {
-        self->extra->children[i] = PyList_GET_ITEM(children, i);
-        Py_INCREF(self->extra->children[i]);
-    }
+        /* Copy children */
+        for (i = 0; i < nchildren; i++) {
+            self->extra->children[i] = PyList_GET_ITEM(children, i);
+            Py_INCREF(self->extra->children[i]);
+        }
 
-    self->extra->length = nchildren;
-    self->extra->allocated = nchildren;
+        assert(!self->extra->length);
+        self->extra->length = nchildren;
+    }
+    else {
+        if (element_resize(self, 0)) {
+            return NULL;
+        }
+    }
 
     /* Stash attrib. */
     if (attrib) {
         Py_INCREF(attrib);
         Py_XSETREF(self->extra->attrib, attrib);
     }
+    dealloc_extra(oldextra);
 
     Py_RETURN_NONE;
 }



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