tcm_qla2xxx: Don't insert nacls without sessions into the btree

When we create an explicit node ACL in tcm_qla2xxx_make_nodeacl(),
there is a call to tcm_qla2xxx_setup_nacl_from_rport(), which puts the
node ACL into the lport_fcport_map even though there is no session yet
for the initiator.  Since the only time we remove entries from this
map is when we free a session, this means that if we later delete this
node ACL without the initiator ever creating a session, we'll leave
the nacl pointer in the btree pointing at freed memory.

This is especially bad if that initiator later does send us a command
that would cause us to create a dynamic ACL and session: we'll find
the stale freed nacl pointer in the btree and end up with use-after-free.

We could add more code to clear the btree entry when deleting the
explicit nacl, but the original insertion is pointless: without a
session attached, we'll just have to update the entry when a session
appears anyway.  So we can just delete tcm_qla2xxx_setup_nacl_from_rport()
and the code that calls it.

Signed-off-by: Roland Dreier <>
Cc: Chad Dupuis <>
Cc: Giridhar Malavali <>
Cc: Arun Easi <>
Signed-off-by: Nicholas Bellinger <>
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