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Subject[PATCH] [33/99] xen mmu: fix a race window causing leave_mm BUG()
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2.6.35-longterm review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: "Tian, Kevin" <kevin.tian@intel.com>
commit 7899891c7d161752f29abcc9bc0a9c6c3a3af26c upstream.

There's a race window in xen_drop_mm_ref, where remote cpu may exit
dirty bitmap between the check on this cpu and the point where remote
cpu handles drop request. So in drop_other_mm_ref we need check
whether TLB state is still lazy before calling into leave_mm. This
bug is rarely observed in earlier kernel, but exaggerated by the
commit 831d52bc153971b70e64eccfbed2b232394f22f8
("x86, mm: avoid possible bogus tlb entries by clearing prev mm_cpumask after switching mm")
which clears bitmap after changing the TLB state. the call trace is as below:

Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>

---------------------------------
kernel BUG at arch/x86/mm/tlb.c:61!
invalid opcode: 0000 [#1] SMP
last sysfs file: /sys/devices/system/xen_memory/xen_memory0/info/current_kb
CPU 1
Modules linked in: 8021q garp xen_netback xen_blkback blktap blkback_pagemap nbd bridge stp llc autofs4 ipmi_devintf ipmi_si ipmi_msghandler lockd sunrpc bonding ipv6 xenfs dm_multipath video output sbs sbshc parport_pc lp parport ses enclosure snd_seq_dummy snd_seq_oss snd_seq_midi_event snd_seq snd_seq_device serio_raw bnx2 snd_pcm_oss snd_mixer_oss snd_pcm snd_timer iTCO_wdt snd soundcore snd_page_alloc i2c_i801 iTCO_vendor_support i2c_core pcs pkr pata_acpi ata_generic ata_piix shpchp mptsas mptscsih mptbase [last unloaded: freq_table]
Pid: 25581, comm: khelper Not tainted 2.6.32.36fixxen #1 Tecal RH2285
RIP: e030:[<ffffffff8103a3cb>] [<ffffffff8103a3cb>] leave_mm+0x15/0x46
RSP: e02b:ffff88002805be48 EFLAGS: 00010046
RAX: 0000000000000000 RBX: 0000000000000001 RCX: ffff88015f8e2da0
RDX: ffff88002805be78 RSI: 0000000000000000 RDI: 0000000000000001
RBP: ffff88002805be48 R08: ffff88009d662000 R09: dead000000200200
R10: dead000000100100 R11: ffffffff814472b2 R12: ffff88009bfc1880
R13: ffff880028063020 R14: 00000000000004f6 R15: 0000000000000000
FS: 00007f62362d66e0(0000) GS:ffff880028058000(0000) knlGS:0000000000000000
CS: e033 DS: 0000 ES: 0000 CR0: 000000008005003b
CR2: 0000003aabc11909 CR3: 000000009b8ca000 CR4: 0000000000002660
DR0: 0000000000000000 DR1: 0000000000000000 DR2: 00000000000000 00
DR3: 0000000000000000 DR6: 00000000ffff0ff0 DR7: 0000000000000400
Process khelper (pid: 25581, threadinfo ffff88007691e000, task ffff88009b92db40)
Stack:
ffff88002805be68 ffffffff8100e4ae 0000000000000001 ffff88009d733b88
<0> ffff88002805be98 ffffffff81087224 ffff88002805be78 ffff88002805be78
<0> ffff88015f808360 00000000000004f6 ffff88002805bea8 ffffffff81010108
Call Trace:
<IRQ>
[<ffffffff8100e4ae>] drop_other_mm_ref+0x2a/0x53
[<ffffffff81087224>] generic_smp_call_function_single_interrupt+0xd8/0xfc
[<ffffffff81010108>] xen_call_function_single_interrupt+0x13/0x28
[<ffffffff810a936a>] handle_IRQ_event+0x66/0x120
[<ffffffff810aac5b>] handle_percpu_irq+0x41/0x6e
[<ffffffff8128c1c0>] __xen_evtchn_do_upcall+0x1ab/0x27d
[<ffffffff8128dd11>] xen_evtchn_do_upcall+0x33/0x46
[<ffffffff81013efe>] xen_do_hyper visor_callback+0x1e/0x30
<EOI>
[<ffffffff814472b2>] ? _spin_unlock_irqrestore+0x15/0x17
[<ffffffff8100f8cf>] ? xen_restore_fl_direct_end+0x0/0x1
[<ffffffff81113f71>] ? flush_old_exec+0x3ac/0x500
[<ffffffff81150dc5>] ? load_elf_binary+0x0/0x17ef
[<ffffffff81150dc5>] ? load_elf_binary+0x0/0x17ef
[<ffffffff8115115d>] ? load_elf_binary+0x398/0x17ef
[<ffffffff81042fcf>] ? need_resched+0x23/0x2d
[<ffffffff811f4648>] ? process_measurement+0xc0/0xd7
[<ffffffff81150dc5>] ? load_elf_binary+0x0/0x17ef
[<ffffffff81113094>] ? search_binary_handler+0xc8/0x255
[<ffffffff81114362>] ? do_execve+0x1c3/0x29e
[<ffffffff8101155d>] ? sys_execve+0x43/0x5d
[<ffffffff8106fc45>] ? __call_usermodehelper+0x0/0x6f
[<ffffffff81013e28>] ? kernel_execve+0x68/0xd0
[<ffffffff 8106fc45>] ? __call_usermodehelper+0x0/0x6f
[<ffffffff8100f8cf>] ? xen_restore_fl_direct_end+0x0/0x1
[<ffffffff8106fb64>] ? ____call_usermodehelper+0x113/0x11e
[<ffffffff81013daa>] ? child_rip+0xa/0x20
[<ffffffff8106fc45>] ? __call_usermodehelper+0x0/0x6f
[<ffffffff81012f91>] ? int_ret_from_sys_call+0x7/0x1b
[<ffffffff8101371d>] ? retint_restore_args+0x5/0x6
[<ffffffff81013da0>] ? child_rip+0x0/0x20
Code: 41 5e 41 5f c9 c3 55 48 89 e5 0f 1f 44 00 00 e8 17 ff ff ff c9 c3 55 48 89 e5 0f 1f 44 00 00 65 8b 04 25 c8 55 01 00 ff c8 75 04 <0f> 0b eb fe 65 48 8b 34 25 c0 55 01 00 48 81 c6 b8 02 00 00 e8
RIP [<ffffffff8103a3cb>] leave_mm+0x15/0x46
RSP <ffff88002805be48>
---[ end trace ce9cee6832a9c503 ]---
Tested-by: Maoxiaoyun<tinnycloud@hotmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Kevin Tian <kevin.tian@intel.com>
[v1: Fleshed out the git description a bit]
Signed-off-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

---
arch/x86/xen/mmu.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
Index: linux-2.6.35.y/arch/x86/xen/mmu.c
===================================================================
--- linux-2.6.35.y.orig/arch/x86/xen/mmu.c
+++ linux-2.6.35.y/arch/x86/xen/mmu.c
@@ -1142,7 +1142,7 @@ static void drop_other_mm_ref(void *info

active_mm = percpu_read(cpu_tlbstate.active_mm);

- if (active_mm == mm)
+ if (active_mm == mm && percpu_read(cpu_tlbstate.state) != TLBSTATE_OK)
leave_mm(smp_processor_id());

/* If this cpu still has a stale cr3 reference, then make sure

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