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authorXie XiuQi <xiexiuqi@huawei.com>2019-04-20 16:34:16 +0800
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>2019-04-25 19:58:54 +0200
commita860fa7b96e1a1c974556327aa1aee852d434c21 (patch)
parentcd8dead0c39457e58ec1d36db93aedca811d48f1 (diff)
sched/numa: Fix a possible divide-by-zero
sched_clock_cpu() may not be consistent between CPUs. If a task migrates to another CPU, then se.exec_start is set to that CPU's rq_clock_task() by update_stats_curr_start(). Specifically, the new value might be before the old value due to clock skew. So then if in numa_get_avg_runtime() the expression: 'now - p->last_task_numa_placement' ends up as -1, then the divider '*period + 1' in task_numa_placement() is 0 and things go bang. Similar to update_curr(), check if time goes backwards to avoid this. [ peterz: Wrote new changelog. ] [ mingo: Tweaked the code comment. ] Signed-off-by: Xie XiuQi <xiexiuqi@huawei.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: cj.chengjian@huawei.com Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20190425080016.GX11158@hirez.programming.kicks-ass.net Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/sched/fair.c b/kernel/sched/fair.c
index a4d9e14bf138..35f3ea375084 100644
--- a/kernel/sched/fair.c
+++ b/kernel/sched/fair.c
@@ -2007,6 +2007,10 @@ static u64 numa_get_avg_runtime(struct task_struct *p, u64 *period)
if (p->last_task_numa_placement) {
delta = runtime - p->last_sum_exec_runtime;
*period = now - p->last_task_numa_placement;
+ /* Avoid time going backwards, prevent potential divide error: */
+ if (unlikely((s64)*period < 0))
+ *period = 0;
} else {
delta = p->se.avg.load_sum;
*period = LOAD_AVG_MAX;