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SubjectRe: 2.6.35.5: hibernation broken... AGAIN
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On Thursday 18 November 2010 00:46:51 Hugh Dickins wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Nov 2010, Ondrej Zary wrote:
> > On Wednesday 17 November 2010 22:12:01 Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> > > On Wednesday, November 17, 2010, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > > > On Wed, 17 Nov 2010 21:53:52 +0100
> > > >
> > > > "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@sisk.pl> wrote:
> > > > > On Wednesday, November 17, 2010, Ondrej Zary wrote:
> > > > > > Hello,
> > > > > > the nasty memory-corrupting hibernation bug
> > > > > > https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15753 is back since
> > > > > > 2.6.35.5. 2.6.35.4 works fine, 2.6.35.5 crashes after two days.
>
> That's distressing, for both and all of us: I'm sorry.
>
> > > > > > It seems to be caused by
> > > > > > b77c254d8d66e5e9aa81239fedba9f3d568097d9.
> > > >
> > > > commit b77c254d8d66e5e9aa81239fedba9f3d568097d9
> > > > Author: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com>
> > > > Date: Thu Sep 9 16:38:09 2010 -0700
> > > >
> > > > swap: prevent reuse during hibernation
>
> Embarrassing: I suspect that I've been confused, not for the first
> time, by the fork-like nature of hibernation and its images.
> I wonder if this patch below fixes it, Ondrej?

It seems to work with this patch. 2nd day and no crashes yet.
2.6.35.4 is OK
2.6.35.4 + b77c254d8d66e5e9aa81239fedba9f3d568097d9 is bad
2.6.35.4 + b77c254d8d66e5e9aa81239fedba9f3d568097d9 + this patch seems OK

> (And is it kernel swsusp or user swsusp that you're using? May not
> matter at all, but will help us to think more clearly about it,
> if the corruption remains after this patch.)

I'm using "echo disk >/sys/power/state".

> Rafael, do you agree that this patch was actually required even for
> your original commit 452aa6999e6703ffbddd7f6ea124d3968915f3e3
> mm/pm: force GFP_NOIO during suspend/hibernation and resume?
>
> Or am I still just as confused? Or if not, are there more forking
> places which require a similar patch?
>
> Not signing it off yet,
> Hugh
>
> ---
>
> kernel/power/hibernate.c | 9 ++++++---
> 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
>
> --- 2.6.37-rc2/kernel/power/hibernate.c 2010-11-01 13:01:31.000000000 -0700
> +++ linux/kernel/power/hibernate.c 2010-11-17 15:23:36.000000000 -0800
> @@ -348,16 +348,19 @@ int hibernation_snapshot(int platform_mo
> goto Recover_platform;
>
> error = create_image(platform_mode);
> - /* Control returns here after successful restore */
> + /* Control returns here after successful restore,
> + * and also after creating the image in memory (or failing to do so).
> + */
>
> Resume_devices:
> /* We may need to release the preallocated image pages here. */
> - if (error || !in_suspend)
> + if (error || !in_suspend) {
> swsusp_free();
> + set_gfp_allowed_mask(saved_mask);
> + }
>
> dpm_resume_end(in_suspend ?
> (error ? PMSG_RECOVER : PMSG_THAW) : PMSG_RESTORE);
> - set_gfp_allowed_mask(saved_mask);
> resume_console();
> Close:
> platform_end(platform_mode);



--
Ondrej Zary


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