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    SubjectRe: BUG in strnlen
    Alexander van Heukelum a écrit :
    > On Fri, 25 Apr 2008 19:21:53 +0200, "Eric Dumazet" <dada1@cosmosbay.com>
    > said:
    >
    >> Randy Dunlap a écrit :
    >>
    >>> Hi,
    >>>
    >>> All of my daily testing (x86_64, 4 CPUs, 8 GB RAM)
    >>> since (after) 2.6.25 is seeing this BUG:
    >>> (i.e., 2.6.25 does not do this)
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> BUG: unable to handle kernel paging request at ffffffffa00b7551
    >>> IP: [<ffffffff80357aac>] strnlen+0x15/0x1f
    >>> PGD 203067 PUD 207063 PMD 27e44f067 PTE 0
    >>> Oops: 0000 [1] SMP
    >>> CPU 3
    >>> Modules linked in: hp_ilo parport_pc lp parport tg3 cciss ehci_hcd ohci_hcd uhci_hcd [last unloaded: reiserfs]
    >>>
    >
    > ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------^^^^^^
    >
    >
    >>> Pid: 20926, comm: cat Not tainted 2.6.25-git5 #1
    >>> RIP: 0010:[<ffffffff80357aac>] [<ffffffff80357aac>] strnlen+0x15/0x1f
    >>> RSP: 0018:ffff810274981cc8 EFLAGS: 00010297
    >>> RAX: ffffffffa00b7551 RBX: ffff810274981d38 RCX: ffffffff80603719
    >>> RDX: ffff810274981d68 RSI: fffffffffffffffe RDI: ffffffffa00b7551
    >>> RBP: ffff810274981cc8 R08: 00000000ffffffff R09: 00000000000000c8
    >>> R10: 0000000000000050 R11: 0000000000000246 R12: ffff8102364600cc
    >>> R13: ffffffffa00b7551 R14: 0000000000000011 R15: 0000000000000010
    >>> FS: 00007f956375d6f0(0000) GS:ffff81027f808980(0000) knlGS:00000000f7f7f6c0
    >>> CS: 0010 DS: 0000 ES: 0000 CR0: 000000008005003b
    >>> CR2: ffffffffa00b7551 CR3: 00000002734d5000 CR4: 00000000000006e0
    >>> DR0: 0000000000000000 DR1: 0000000000000000 DR2: 0000000000000000
    >>> DR3: 0000000000000000 DR6: 00000000ffff0ff0 DR7: 0000000000000400
    >>> Process cat (pid: 20926, threadinfo ffff810274980000, task ffff81026d18ce20)
    >>> Stack: ffff810274981d28 ffffffff80358d5a ffff810274981d28 0000000000000f34
    >>> ffff8102364600cc ffff810236461000 ffffffff80603719 ffff81024ac14f00
    >>> ffff81024ac14f00 0000000000000004 0000000000000000 0000000000000000
    >>> Call Trace:
    >>> [<ffffffff80358d5a>] vsnprintf+0x31b/0x592
    >>> [<ffffffff802a78eb>] seq_printf+0x7e/0xa7
    >>> [<ffffffff8024c6fe>] ? debug_mutex_free_waiter+0x46/0x4a
    >>> [<ffffffff8053aaa2>] ? __down_read+0x17/0x92
    >>> [<ffffffff80539c25>] ? __mutex_lock_slowpath+0x1d8/0x1e5
    >>> [<ffffffff802886c2>] ? count_partial+0x45/0x4d
    >>> [<ffffffff80289a6d>] s_show+0x7e/0xcb
    >>> [<ffffffff802a7dd9>] seq_read+0x10b/0x298
    >>> [<ffffffff802c7dbb>] proc_reg_read+0x7b/0x95
    >>> [<ffffffff8028ec0b>] vfs_read+0xab/0x154
    >>> [<ffffffff8028f015>] sys_read+0x47/0x6f
    >>> [<ffffffff8020c182>] tracesys+0xd5/0xda
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> Code: 48 8d 44 11 ff 40 38 30 74 0a 48 ff c8 48 39 d0 73 f3 31 c0 c9 c3 55 48 89 f8 48 89 e5 eb 03 48 ff c0 48 ff ce 48 83 fe ff 74 05 <80> 38 00 75 ef c9 48 29 f8 c3 55 31 c0 48 89 e5 eb 13 41 38 c8
    >>> RIP [<ffffffff80357aac>] strnlen+0x15/0x1f
    >>> RSP <ffff810274981cc8>
    >>> CR2: ffffffffa00b7551
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> ---
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >> My initial thoughts are :
    >>
    >> Fault address is 0xffffffffa00b7551 which is in module mapping space on
    >> x86_64
    >>
    >> strnlen() is OK
    >>
    >> Some module created a kmem_cache (with kmem_cache_create()).
    >> slub or slab kept a pointer to the cache name in their internal
    >> structures.
    >> Module was unloaded but forgot to destroy kmem cache before unloading.
    >>
    >> Fault happens while doing "cat /proc/slabinfo", when trying to
    >> dereference cache name since module was unloaded and its memory unmapped.
    >>
    >> Next step is to find which module was unloaded ...
    >>
    >
    > The last one was reiserfs, apparently ;).
    >
    Yes but reiserfs correctly destroys its cache at unload time.

    Must be something else...




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