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SubjectRe: [REGRESSION][BISECTED] 3.10.26: net_dma: mark broken (b69ec589136c)
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On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 4:41 AM, Stanislav Fomichev
<stfomichev@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
>> I wonder if we are simply racing the initialization of the completion
>> vs when it is triggered by dma.
> We have wmb() in the ioat2_tx_submit_unlock (before submitting work to dma,
> but after init_completion), shouldn't it make race between interrupt handler
> and our waiting thread impossible?
>
> I also believe I traced x->done in the do_wait_for_common
> before and after 'timeout = action(timeout);' and it was as expected:
> 0 - before and 1 - after.
>
>> I also think we need to be waiting
>> for in-flight tasklet runs when stopping the channel.
> Yes, I also thought that's the reason of the race, because tasklet is in
> the queue, but it is disabled (on my weird trace I don't see the interrupt,
> so I abandoned this idea).
> But it seems to be possible only when we issue dma, wait_for_completion_timeout
> waits and times out, we do cleanup (tasklet_disable), we get interrupt and
> do tasklet_schedule. But (again) I don't see timeout and
> interrupt on my trace (could it be corrupted?).
>
> Despite all this theory, the patch below (which just replaces tasklet_disable
> with tasklet_kill in the cleanup routines) seems to be working (did about
> 40 reboots and didn't see the issue).
>
> I think replacing tasklet_disable with tasklet_kill is reasonable anyway, so
> should I send the patch rebased on 3.13 with comments or you'll take care
> and merge it into mainline and stable yourself?

I'll take it from here and I'll add your Reported-by and Tested-by.

Thank you!

--
Dan

>
> ---
> diff --git a/drivers/dma/ioat/dma.c b/drivers/dma/ioat/dma.c
> index 17a2393b3e25..6c62f4de02c0 100644
> --- a/drivers/dma/ioat/dma.c
> +++ b/drivers/dma/ioat/dma.c
> @@ -379,7 +379,7 @@ static void ioat1_dma_free_chan_resources(struct dma_chan *c)
> if (ioat->desccount == 0)
> return;
>
> - tasklet_disable(&chan->cleanup_task);
> + tasklet_kill(&chan->cleanup_task);
> del_timer_sync(&chan->timer);
> ioat1_cleanup(ioat);
>
> diff --git a/drivers/dma/ioat/dma_v2.c b/drivers/dma/ioat/dma_v2.c
> index b925e1b1d139..268e93d1af2d 100644
> --- a/drivers/dma/ioat/dma_v2.c
> +++ b/drivers/dma/ioat/dma_v2.c
> @@ -809,7 +809,7 @@ void ioat2_free_chan_resources(struct dma_chan *c)
> if (!ioat->ring)
> return;
>
> - tasklet_disable(&chan->cleanup_task);
> + tasklet_kill(&chan->cleanup_task);
> del_timer_sync(&chan->timer);
> device->cleanup_fn((unsigned long) c);
> device->reset_hw(chan);
> diff --git a/scripts/package/builddeb b/scripts/package/builddeb
> index acb86507828a..94a5f04e114e 100644


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