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Subject[PATCH 11/12] perf/x86-ibs: Catch spurious interrupts after stopping ibs
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After disabling IBS there could be still incomming NMIs with samples
that even have the valid bit cleared. Mark all this NMIs as handled to
avoid spurious interrupt messages.

Signed-off-by: Robert Richter <robert.richter@amd.com>
---
arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event_amd_ibs.c | 12 +++++++-----
1 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event_amd_ibs.c b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event_amd_ibs.c
index 35a35be..b44aa63 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event_amd_ibs.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event_amd_ibs.c
@@ -475,11 +475,13 @@ static int perf_ibs_handle_irq(struct perf_ibs *perf_ibs, struct pt_regs *iregs)
u64 *buf, *config, period;

if (!test_bit(IBS_STARTED, pcpu->state)) {
- /* Catch spurious interrupts after stopping IBS: */
- if (!test_and_clear_bit(IBS_STOPPING, pcpu->state))
- return 0;
- rdmsrl(perf_ibs->msr, *ibs_data.regs);
- return (*ibs_data.regs & perf_ibs->valid_mask) ? 1 : 0;
+ /*
+ * Catch spurious interrupts after stopping IBS: After
+ * disabling IBS there could be still incomming NMIs
+ * with samples that even have the valid bit cleared.
+ * Mark all this NMIs as handled.
+ */
+ return test_and_clear_bit(IBS_STOPPING, pcpu->state) ? 1 : 0;
}

msr = hwc->config_base;
--
1.7.8.4



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