lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2014]   [Apr]   [8]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
Patch in this message
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Bisected KVM hang on x86-32 between v3.12 and v3.13
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA256

On 04/08/2014 02:21 PM, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 07, 2014 at 08:56:58PM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 07, 2014 at 08:16:24PM +0200, Toralf Förster wrote:
>>
>>> v3.14-10353-g2b3a8fd works fine AFAICS (BTW the fix is stable
>>> material, right ?)
>>
>> I'm fairly sure its not; its a rather invasive series; see:
>>
>> 2432e1364bbe x86: Nuke the supervisor_stack field in i386
>> thread_info b807902a88c4 x86: Nuke GET_THREAD_INFO_WITH_ESP()
>> macro for i386 0788aa6a23cb x86: Prepare removal of previous_esp
>> from i386 thread_info structure 198d208df437 x86: Keep
>> thread_info on thread stack in x86_32
>>
>> Let me see if there's anything 'simpler' we can stuff in .13+
>
> OK.. so could someone test the below patch to see if that makes
> things work for .13 and .14?
>
patch applied on 3.1.3.9 and 3.14.0 it fixed the issue AFAICT

> --- arch/x86/include/asm/preempt.h | 11 +++++++++++
> include/linux/preempt.h | 4 ++++
> include/linux/thread_info.h | 2 -- 3 files changed, 15
> insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/preempt.h
> b/arch/x86/include/asm/preempt.h index c8b051933b1b..7ada46d8d4d8
> 100644 --- a/arch/x86/include/asm/preempt.h +++
> b/arch/x86/include/asm/preempt.h @@ -5,6 +5,17 @@ #include
> <asm/percpu.h> #include <linux/thread_info.h>
>
> +#ifdef CONFIG_X86_32 +/* + * i386's current_thread_info() depends
> on ESP and for interrupt/exception + * stacks this doesn't yield
> the actual task thread_info. + * + * We hard rely on the fact that
> all the TIF_NEED_RESCHED bits are + * the same, therefore use the
> slightly more expensive version below. + */ +#define
> tif_need_resched() test_tsk_thread_flag(current, TIF_NEED_RESCHED)
> +#endif + DECLARE_PER_CPU(int, __preempt_count);
>
> /* diff --git a/include/linux/preempt.h b/include/linux/preempt.h
> index de83b4eb1642..891c8f8b52fe 100644 ---
> a/include/linux/preempt.h +++ b/include/linux/preempt.h @@ -17,6
> +17,10 @@
>
> #include <asm/preempt.h>
>
> +#ifndef tif_need_resched +#define tif_need_resched()
> test_thread_flag(TIF_NEED_RESCHED) +#endif + #if
> defined(CONFIG_DEBUG_PREEMPT) || defined(CONFIG_PREEMPT_TRACER)
> extern void preempt_count_add(int val); extern void
> preempt_count_sub(int val); diff --git
> a/include/linux/thread_info.h b/include/linux/thread_info.h index
> fddbe2023a5d..a629e4b23217 100644 ---
> a/include/linux/thread_info.h +++ b/include/linux/thread_info.h @@
> -118,8 +118,6 @@ static inline __deprecated void
> set_need_resched(void) */ }
>
> -#define tif_need_resched() test_thread_flag(TIF_NEED_RESCHED) -
> #if defined TIF_RESTORE_SIGMASK && !defined
> HAVE_SET_RESTORE_SIGMASK /* * An arch can define its own version of
> set_restore_sigmask() to get the
>


- --
MfG/Sincerely
Toralf Förster
pgp finger print:1A37 6F99 4A9D 026F 13E2 4DCF C4EA CDDE 0076 E94E
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/

iF0EAREIAAYFAlNEW+EACgkQxOrN3gB26U5RkAD4ysUp9CrCajM7zXLsdWRLTZFi
oX0lYgrKo/gCrcS9UwD/ZdaRPlP6vTKApfxQ7F48KTTA+tNcyTD4xSyCdwI8l0Q=
=WeKZ
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
--
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/
\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2014-04-08 23:01    [W:0.083 / U:10.968 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site