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SubjectRe: 2.6.22-rc3-mm1
On Thu, 31 May 2007 19:53:07 +0200
Michal Piotrowski <michal.k.k.piotrowski@gmail.com> wrote:

> Andrew Morton napisa__(a):
> > ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.22-rc3/2.6.22-rc3-mm1/
> >
>
> CPU hotplug test triggered this
>
> [ 4972.038008] CPU 1 is now offline
> [ 4972.041411] lockdep: not fixing up alternatives.
> [ 4972.051553]
> [ 4972.051555] =================================
> [ 4972.057562] [ INFO: inconsistent lock state ]
> [ 4972.062056] 2.6.22-rc3-mm1 #10
> [ 4972.065184] ---------------------------------
> [ 4972.069663] inconsistent {in-hardirq-W} -> {hardirq-on-W} usage.
> [ 4972.075758] sh/702 [HC0[0]:SC0[0]:HE1:SE1] takes:
> [ 4972.080554] (&n->list_lock){++..}, at: [<c0181288>] add_partial+0xe/0x27
>
> l *0xc0181288
> 0xc0181288 is in add_partial (/home/devel/linux-mm/mm/slub.c:1193).
> 1188 }
> 1189
> 1190 static void add_partial(struct kmem_cache_node *n, struct page *page)
> 1191 {
> 1192 spin_lock(&n->list_lock);
> 1193 n->nr_partial++;
> 1194 list_add(&page->lru, &n->partial);
> 1195 spin_unlock(&n->list_lock);
> 1196 }
> 1197
>
>
> [ 4972.087650] {in-hardirq-W} state was registered at:
> [ 4972.092656] [<c0143bfe>] mark_lock+0x82/0x557
> [ 4972.097323] [<c0144c5f>] __lock_acquire+0x476/0xd36
> [ 4972.102562] [<c01455bd>] lock_acquire+0x9e/0xb8
> [ 4972.107342] [<c0348993>] _spin_lock+0x38/0x62
> [ 4972.111993] [<c0181d29>] deactivate_slab+0xb9/0x179
> [ 4972.117300] [<c0181e56>] flush_slab+0x6d/0x72
> [ 4972.122063] [<c0181e8c>] __flush_cpu_slab+0x31/0x36
> [ 4972.127335] [<c0181ea5>] flush_cpu_slab+0x14/0x17
> [ 4972.132401] [<c0113d6f>] smp_call_function_interrupt+0x3a/0x56
> [ 4972.138607] [<c0104c73>] call_function_interrupt+0x33/0x38
> [ 4972.144503] [<c0102b59>] default_idle+0x50/0x69
> [ 4972.149421] [<c01023eb>] cpu_idle+0xb3/0xf8
> [ 4972.153889] [<c03454fa>] rest_init+0x56/0x58
> [ 4972.158402] [<c04f39c7>] start_kernel+0x351/0x359
> [ 4972.163450] [<ffffffff>] 0xffffffff
> [ 4972.167221] irq event stamp: 2451

Yep, that's a bug in slub. We take that lock in the IPI handler. If a CPU
is currently holding that lock and then takes the IPI and enters
add_partial(), it'll deadlock.

> [ 4972.243670]
> [ 4972.243670] stack backtrace:
> [ 4972.248166] [<c0105281>] dump_trace+0x63/0x1eb
> [ 4972.252755] [<c0105423>] show_trace_log_lvl+0x1a/0x2f
> [ 4972.257969] [<c0106061>] show_trace+0x12/0x14
> [ 4972.262463] [<c0106079>] dump_stack+0x16/0x18
> [ 4972.266974] [<c0142ff8>] print_usage_bug+0x140/0x14a
> [ 4972.272109] [<c0143e1a>] mark_lock+0x29e/0x557
> [ 4972.276708] [<c0144cda>] __lock_acquire+0x4f1/0xd36
> [ 4972.281740] [<c01455bd>] lock_acquire+0x9e/0xb8
> [ 4972.286416] [<c0348993>] _spin_lock+0x38/0x62
> [ 4972.290936] [<c0181288>] add_partial+0xe/0x27
> [ 4972.295458] [<c0181cd7>] deactivate_slab+0x67/0x179
> [ 4972.300497] [<c0181e56>] flush_slab+0x6d/0x72
> [ 4972.305018] [<c0181e8c>] __flush_cpu_slab+0x31/0x36
> [ 4972.310049] [<c01836e8>] slab_cpuup_callback+0x38/0x5b
> [ 4972.315348] [<c01325d2>] notifier_call_chain+0x2b/0x4a
> [ 4972.320637] [<c013261e>] __raw_notifier_call_chain+0x19/0x1e
> [ 4972.326473] [<c013263d>] raw_notifier_call_chain+0x1a/0x1c
> [ 4972.332117] [<c014bb62>] _cpu_down+0x19c/0x25a
> [ 4972.336724] [<c014bc48>] cpu_down+0x28/0x3a
> [ 4972.341063] [<c027f800>] store_online+0x27/0x5a
> [ 4972.345757] [<c027c854>] sysdev_store+0x20/0x25
> [ 4972.350443] [<c01c2739>] sysfs_write_file+0xc5/0xfd
> [ 4972.355482] [<c0187243>] vfs_write+0xd1/0x15a
> [ 4972.360004] [<c0187873>] sys_write+0x3d/0x72
> [ 4972.364411] [<c01041e0>] syscall_call+0x7/0xb
> [ 4972.368924] [<b7ff0410>] 0xb7ff0410
> [ 4972.372562] =======================
> [ 4975.412963] lockdep: not fixing up alternatives.

Perhaps a suitable fix would be local_irq_disable() in flush_slab().
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