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SubjectRe: [PATCH] mm: Fix mem_cgroup_oom_disable() call missing
On Tue, Sep 05, 2017 at 05:30:39PM +0200, Laurent Dufour wrote:
> Seen while reading the code, in handle_mm_fault(), in the case
> arch_vma_access_permitted() is failing the call to mem_cgroup_oom_disable()
> is not made.
> To fix that, move the call to mem_cgroup_oom_enable() after calling
> arch_vma_access_permitted() as it should not have entered the memcg OOM.
> Fixes: bae473a423f6 ("mm: introduce fault_env")
> Signed-off-by: Laurent Dufour <>

Ouch. Sorry for this.

Acked-by: Kirill A. Shutemov <>

Cc: stable@ is needed too.

It's strange we haven't seen reports of warning from

Kirill A. Shutemov

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