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2016-09-27Merge branch 'for-4.8-fixes' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/cgroup Pull cgroup fixes from Tejun Heo: "Three late fixes for cgroup: Two cpuset ones, one trivial and the other pretty obscure, and a cgroup core fix for a bug which impacts cgroup v2 namespace users" * 'for-4.8-fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/cgroup: cgroup: fix invalid controller enable rejections with cgroup namespace cpuset: fix non static symbol warning cpuset: handle race between CPU hotplug and cpuset_hotplug_work
2016-09-25Merge tag 'trace-v4.8-rc7' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace Pull tracefs fixes from Steven Rostedt: "Al Viro has been looking at the tracefs code, and has pointed out some issues. This contains one fix by me and one by Al. I'm sure that he'll come up with more but for now I tested these patches and they don't appear to have any negative impact on tracing" * tag 'trace-v4.8-rc7' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rostedt/linux-trace: fix memory leaks in tracing_buffers_splice_read() tracing: Move mutex to protect against resetting of seq data
2016-09-25fix memory leaks in tracing_buffers_splice_read()Al Viro
Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2016-09-25tracing: Move mutex to protect against resetting of seq dataSteven Rostedt (Red Hat)
The iter->seq can be reset outside the protection of the mutex. So can reading of user data. Move the mutex up to the beginning of the function. Fixes: d7350c3f45694 ("tracing/core: make the read callbacks reentrants") Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org # 2.6.30+ Reported-by: Al Viro <viro@ZenIV.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2016-09-24Merge branch 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull perf fixes from Thomas Gleixner: "Three fixlets for perf: - add a missing NULL pointer check in the intel BTS driver - make BTS an exclusive PMU because BTS can only handle one event at a time - ensure that exclusive events are limited to one PMU so that several exclusive events can be scheduled on different PMU instances" * 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: perf/core: Limit matching exclusive events to one PMU perf/x86/intel/bts: Make it an exclusive PMU perf/x86/intel/bts: Make sure debug store is valid
2016-09-24Merge branch 'irq-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull irq fixes from Thomas Gleixner: "Three fixes for irq core and irq chip drivers: - Do not set the irq type if type is NONE. Fixes a boot regression on various SoCs - Use the proper cpu for setting up the GIC target list. Discovered by the cpumask debugging code. - A rather large fix for the MIPS-GIC so per cpu local interrupts work again. This was discovered late because the code falls back to slower timers which use normal device interrupts" * 'irq-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: irqchip/mips-gic: Fix local interrupts irqchip/gicv3: Silence noisy DEBUG_PER_CPU_MAPS warning genirq: Skip chained interrupt trigger setup if type is IRQ_TYPE_NONE
2016-09-23cgroup: fix invalid controller enable rejections with cgroup namespaceTejun Heo
On the v2 hierarchy, "cgroup.subtree_control" rejects controller enables if the cgroup has processes in it. The enforcement of this logic assumes that the cgroup wouldn't have any css_sets associated with it if there are no tasks in the cgroup, which is no longer true since a79a908fd2b0 ("cgroup: introduce cgroup namespaces"). When a cgroup namespace is created, it pins the css_set of the creating task to use it as the root css_set of the namespace. This extra reference stays as long as the namespace is around and makes "cgroup.subtree_control" think that the namespace root cgroup is not empty even when it is and thus reject controller enables. Fix it by making cgroup_subtree_control() walk and test emptiness of each css_set instead of testing whether the list_head is empty. While at it, update the comment of cgroup_task_count() to indicate that the returned value may be higher than the number of tasks, which has always been true due to temporary references and doesn't break anything. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Reported-by: Evgeny Vereshchagin <evvers@ya.ru> Cc: Serge E. Hallyn <serge.hallyn@ubuntu.com> Cc: Aditya Kali <adityakali@google.com> Cc: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org # v4.6+ Fixes: a79a908fd2b0 ("cgroup: introduce cgroup namespaces") Link: https://github.com/systemd/systemd/pull/3589#issuecomment-249089541
2016-09-22perf/core: Limit matching exclusive events to one PMUAlexander Shishkin
An "exclusive" PMU is the one that can only have one event scheduled in at any given time. There may be more than one of such PMUs in a system, though, like Intel PT and BTS. It should be allowed to have one event for either of those inside the same context (there may be other constraints that may prevent this, but those would be hardware-specific). However, the exclusivity code is written so that only one event from any of the "exclusive" PMUs is allowed in a context. Fix this by making the exclusive event filter explicitly match two events' PMUs. Signed-off-by: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com> Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@infradead.org> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com> Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: Vince Weaver <vincent.weaver@maine.edu> Cc: vince@deater.net Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160920154811.3255-3-alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2016-09-19cgroup: duplicate cgroup reference when cloning socketsJohannes Weiner
When a socket is cloned, the associated sock_cgroup_data is duplicated but not its reference on the cgroup. As a result, the cgroup reference count will underflow when both sockets are destroyed later on. Fixes: bd1060a1d671 ("sock, cgroup: add sock->sk_cgroup") Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160914194846.11153-2-hannes@cmpxchg.org Signed-off-by: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org> Acked-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Cc: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.cz> Cc: Vladimir Davydov <vdavydov@virtuozzo.com> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> [4.5+] Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-09-19genirq: Skip chained interrupt trigger setup if type is IRQ_TYPE_NONEMarc Zyngier
There is no point in trying to configure the trigger of a chained interrupt if no trigger information has been configured. At best this is ignored, and at the worse this confuses the underlying irqchip (which is likely not to handle such a thing), and unnecessarily alarms the user. Only apply the configuration if type is not IRQ_TYPE_NONE. Fixes: 1e12c4a9393b ("genirq: Correctly configure the trigger on chained interrupts") Reported-and-tested-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org> Signed-off-by: Marc Zyngier <marc.zyngier@arm.com> Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/CAMuHMdVW1eTn20=EtYcJ8hkVwohaSuH_yQXrY2MGBEvZ8fpFOg@mail.gmail.com Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1474274967-15984-1-git-send-email-marc.zyngier@arm.com Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2016-09-16cpuset: fix non static symbol warningWei Yongjun
Fixes the following sparse warning: kernel/cpuset.c:2088:6: warning: symbol 'cpuset_fork' was not declared. Should it be static? Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <weiyongjun1@huawei.com> Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
2016-09-13Merge branch 'sched-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull scheduler fix from Ingo Molnar: "A try_to_wake_up() memory ordering race fix causing a busy-loop in ttwu()" * 'sched-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: sched/core: Fix a race between try_to_wake_up() and a woken up task
2016-09-13Merge branch 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull perf fixes from Ingo Molnar: "This contains: - a set of fixes found by directed-random perf fuzzing efforts by Vince Weaver, Alexander Shishkin and Peter Zijlstra - a cqm driver crash fix - an AMD uncore driver use after free fix" * 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: perf/x86/intel: Fix PEBSv3 record drain perf/x86/intel/bts: Kill a silly warning perf/x86/intel/bts: Fix BTS PMI detection perf/x86/intel/bts: Fix confused ordering of PMU callbacks perf/core: Fix aux_mmap_count vs aux_refcount order perf/core: Fix a race between mmap_close() and set_output() of AUX events perf/x86/amd/uncore: Prevent use after free perf/x86/intel/cqm: Check cqm/mbm enabled state in event init perf/core: Remove WARN from perf_event_read()
2016-09-13cpuset: handle race between CPU hotplug and cpuset_hotplug_workJoonwoo Park
A discrepancy between cpu_online_mask and cpuset's effective_cpus mask is inevitable during hotplug since cpuset defers updating of effective_cpus mask using a workqueue, during which time nothing prevents the system from more hotplug operations. For that reason guarantee_online_cpus() walks up the cpuset hierarchy until it finds an intersection under the assumption that top cpuset's effective_cpus mask intersects with cpu_online_mask even with such a race occurring. However a sequence of CPU hotplugs can open a time window, during which none of the effective CPUs in the top cpuset intersect with cpu_online_mask. For example when there are 4 possible CPUs 0-3 and only CPU0 is online: ======================== =========================== cpu_online_mask top_cpuset.effective_cpus ======================== =========================== echo 1 > cpu2/online. CPU hotplug notifier woke up hotplug work but not yet scheduled. [0,2] [0] echo 0 > cpu0/online. The workqueue is still runnable. [2] [0] ======================== =========================== Now there is no intersection between cpu_online_mask and top_cpuset.effective_cpus. Thus invoking sys_sched_setaffinity() at this moment can cause following: Unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at virtual address 000000d0 ------------[ cut here ]------------ Kernel BUG at ffffffc0001389b0 [verbose debug info unavailable] Internal error: Oops - BUG: 96000005 [#1] PREEMPT SMP Modules linked in: CPU: 2 PID: 1420 Comm: taskset Tainted: G W 4.4.8+ #98 task: ffffffc06a5c4880 ti: ffffffc06e124000 task.ti: ffffffc06e124000 PC is at guarantee_online_cpus+0x2c/0x58 LR is at cpuset_cpus_allowed+0x4c/0x6c <snip> Process taskset (pid: 1420, stack limit = 0xffffffc06e124020) Call trace: [<ffffffc0001389b0>] guarantee_online_cpus+0x2c/0x58 [<ffffffc00013b208>] cpuset_cpus_allowed+0x4c/0x6c [<ffffffc0000d61f0>] sched_setaffinity+0xc0/0x1ac [<ffffffc0000d6374>] SyS_sched_setaffinity+0x98/0xac [<ffffffc000085cb0>] el0_svc_naked+0x24/0x28 The top cpuset's effective_cpus are guaranteed to be identical to cpu_online_mask eventually. Hence fall back to cpu_online_mask when there is no intersection between top cpuset's effective_cpus and cpu_online_mask. Signed-off-by: Joonwoo Park <joonwoop@codeaurora.org> Acked-by: Li Zefan <lizefan@huawei.com> Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Cc: cgroups@vger.kernel.org Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> # 3.17+ Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
2016-09-10Merge branch 'libnvdimm-fixes' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/nvdimm/nvdimm Pull libnvdimm fixes from Dan Williams: "nvdimm fixes for v4.8, two of them are tagged for -stable: - Fix devm_memremap_pages() to use track_pfn_insert(). Otherwise, DAX pmd mappings end up with an uncached pgprot, and unusable performance for the device-dax interface. The device-dax interface appeared in 4.7 so this is tagged for -stable. - Fix a couple VM_BUG_ON() checks in the show_smaps() path to understand DAX pmd entries. This fix is tagged for -stable. - Fix a mis-merge of the nfit machine-check handler to flip the polarity of an if() to match the final version of the patch that Vishal sent for 4.8-rc1. Without this the nfit machine check handler never detects / inserts new 'badblocks' entries which applications use to identify lost portions of files. - For test purposes, fix the nvdimm_clear_poison() path to operate on legacy / simulated nvdimm memory ranges. Without this fix a test can set badblocks, but never clear them on these ranges. - Fix the range checking done by dax_dev_pmd_fault(). This is not tagged for -stable since this problem is mitigated by specifying aligned resources at device-dax setup time. These patches have appeared in a next release over the past week. The recent rebase you can see in the timestamps was to drop an invalid fix as identified by the updated device-dax unit tests [1]. The -mm touches have an ack from Andrew" [1]: "[ndctl PATCH 0/3] device-dax test for recent kernel bugs" https://lists.01.org/pipermail/linux-nvdimm/2016-September/006855.html * 'libnvdimm-fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/nvdimm/nvdimm: libnvdimm: allow legacy (e820) pmem region to clear bad blocks nfit, mce: Fix SPA matching logic in MCE handler mm: fix cache mode of dax pmd mappings mm: fix show_smap() for zone_device-pmd ranges dax: fix mapping size check
2016-09-10perf/core: Fix aux_mmap_count vs aux_refcount orderAlexander Shishkin
The order of accesses to ring buffer's aux_mmap_count and aux_refcount has to be preserved across the users, namely perf_mmap_close() and perf_aux_output_begin(), otherwise the inversion can result in the latter holding the last reference to the aux buffer and subsequently free'ing it in atomic context, triggering a warning. > ------------[ cut here ]------------ > WARNING: CPU: 0 PID: 257 at kernel/events/ring_buffer.c:541 __rb_free_aux+0x11a/0x130 > CPU: 0 PID: 257 Comm: stopbug Not tainted 4.8.0-rc1+ #2596 > Call Trace: > [<ffffffff810f3e0b>] __warn+0xcb/0xf0 > [<ffffffff810f3f3d>] warn_slowpath_null+0x1d/0x20 > [<ffffffff8121182a>] __rb_free_aux+0x11a/0x130 > [<ffffffff812127a8>] rb_free_aux+0x18/0x20 > [<ffffffff81212913>] perf_aux_output_begin+0x163/0x1e0 > [<ffffffff8100c33a>] bts_event_start+0x3a/0xd0 > [<ffffffff8100c42d>] bts_event_add+0x5d/0x80 > [<ffffffff81203646>] event_sched_in.isra.104+0xf6/0x2f0 > [<ffffffff8120652e>] group_sched_in+0x6e/0x190 > [<ffffffff8120694e>] ctx_sched_in+0x2fe/0x5f0 > [<ffffffff81206ca0>] perf_event_sched_in+0x60/0x80 > [<ffffffff81206d1b>] ctx_resched+0x5b/0x90 > [<ffffffff81207281>] __perf_event_enable+0x1e1/0x240 > [<ffffffff81200639>] event_function+0xa9/0x180 > [<ffffffff81202000>] ? perf_cgroup_attach+0x70/0x70 > [<ffffffff8120203f>] remote_function+0x3f/0x50 > [<ffffffff811971f3>] flush_smp_call_function_queue+0x83/0x150 > [<ffffffff81197bd3>] generic_smp_call_function_single_interrupt+0x13/0x60 > [<ffffffff810a6477>] smp_call_function_single_interrupt+0x27/0x40 > [<ffffffff81a26ea9>] call_function_single_interrupt+0x89/0x90 > [<ffffffff81120056>] finish_task_switch+0xa6/0x210 > [<ffffffff81120017>] ? finish_task_switch+0x67/0x210 > [<ffffffff81a1e83d>] __schedule+0x3dd/0xb50 > [<ffffffff81a1efe5>] schedule+0x35/0x80 > [<ffffffff81128031>] sys_sched_yield+0x61/0x70 > [<ffffffff81a25be5>] entry_SYSCALL_64_fastpath+0x18/0xa8 > ---[ end trace 6235f556f5ea83a9 ]--- This patch puts the checks in perf_aux_output_begin() in the same order as that of perf_mmap_close(). Reported-by: Vince Weaver <vincent.weaver@maine.edu> Signed-off-by: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@infradead.org> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com> Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: vince@deater.net Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160906132353.19887-3-alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2016-09-10perf/core: Fix a race between mmap_close() and set_output() of AUX eventsAlexander Shishkin
In the mmap_close() path we need to stop all the AUX events that are writing data to the AUX area that we are unmapping, before we can safely free the pages. To determine if an event needs to be stopped, we're comparing its ->rb against the one that's getting unmapped. However, a SET_OUTPUT ioctl may turn up inside an AUX transaction and swizzle event::rb to some other ring buffer, but the transaction will keep writing data to the old ring buffer until the event gets scheduled out. At this point, mmap_close() will skip over such an event and will proceed to free the AUX area, while it's still being used by this event, which will set off a warning in the mmap_close() path and cause a memory corruption. To avoid this, always stop an AUX event before its ->rb is updated; this will release the (potentially) last reference on the AUX area of the buffer. If the event gets restarted, its new ring buffer will be used. If another SET_OUTPUT comes and switches it back to the old ring buffer that's getting unmapped, it's also fine: this ring buffer's aux_mmap_count will be zero and AUX transactions won't start any more. Reported-by: Vince Weaver <vincent.weaver@maine.edu> Signed-off-by: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@infradead.org> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com> Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: vince@deater.net Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160906132353.19887-2-alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2016-09-09mm: fix cache mode of dax pmd mappingsDan Williams
track_pfn_insert() in vmf_insert_pfn_pmd() is marking dax mappings as uncacheable rendering them impractical for application usage. DAX-pte mappings are cached and the goal of establishing DAX-pmd mappings is to attain more performance, not dramatically less (3 orders of magnitude). track_pfn_insert() relies on a previous call to reserve_memtype() to establish the expected page_cache_mode for the range. While memremap() arranges for reserve_memtype() to be called, devm_memremap_pages() does not. So, teach track_pfn_insert() and untrack_pfn() how to handle tracking without a vma, and arrange for devm_memremap_pages() to establish the write-back-cache reservation in the memtype tree. Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> Cc: Matthew Wilcox <mawilcox@microsoft.com> Cc: Ross Zwisler <ross.zwisler@linux.intel.com> Cc: Nilesh Choudhury <nilesh.choudhury@oracle.com> Cc: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com> Reported-by: Toshi Kani <toshi.kani@hpe.com> Reported-by: Kai Zhang <kai.ka.zhang@oracle.com> Acked-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>
2016-09-05PM / QoS: avoid calling cancel_delayed_work_sync() during early bootTejun Heo
of_clk_init() ends up calling into pm_qos_update_request() very early during boot where irq is expected to stay disabled. pm_qos_update_request() uses cancel_delayed_work_sync() which correctly assumes that irq is enabled on invocation and unconditionally disables and re-enables it. Gate cancel_delayed_work_sync() invocation with kevented_up() to avoid enabling irq unexpectedly during early boot. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Reported-and-tested-by: Qiao Zhou <qiaozhou@asrmicro.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/d2501c4c-8e7b-bea3-1b01-000b36b5dfe9@asrmicro.com Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@intel.com>
2016-09-05sched/core: Fix a race between try_to_wake_up() and a woken up taskBalbir Singh
The origin of the issue I've seen is related to a missing memory barrier between check for task->state and the check for task->on_rq. The task being woken up is already awake from a schedule() and is doing the following: do { schedule() set_current_state(TASK_(UN)INTERRUPTIBLE); } while (!cond); The waker, actually gets stuck doing the following in try_to_wake_up(): while (p->on_cpu) cpu_relax(); Analysis: The instance I've seen involves the following race: CPU1 CPU2 while () { if (cond) break; do { schedule(); set_current_state(TASK_UN..) } while (!cond); wakeup_routine() spin_lock_irqsave(wait_lock) raw_spin_lock_irqsave(wait_lock) wake_up_process() } try_to_wake_up() set_current_state(TASK_RUNNING); .. list_del(&waiter.list); CPU2 wakes up CPU1, but before it can get the wait_lock and set current state to TASK_RUNNING the following occurs: CPU3 wakeup_routine() raw_spin_lock_irqsave(wait_lock) if (!list_empty) wake_up_process() try_to_wake_up() raw_spin_lock_irqsave(p->pi_lock) .. if (p->on_rq && ttwu_wakeup()) .. while (p->on_cpu) cpu_relax() .. CPU3 tries to wake up the task on CPU1 again since it finds it on the wait_queue, CPU1 is spinning on wait_lock, but immediately after CPU2, CPU3 got it. CPU3 checks the state of p on CPU1, it is TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE and the task is spinning on the wait_lock. Interestingly since p->on_rq is checked under pi_lock, I've noticed that try_to_wake_up() finds p->on_rq to be 0. This was the most confusing bit of the analysis, but p->on_rq is changed under runqueue lock, rq_lock, the p->on_rq check is not reliable without this fix IMHO. The race is visible (based on the analysis) only when ttwu_queue() does a remote wakeup via ttwu_queue_remote. In which case the p->on_rq change is not done uder the pi_lock. The result is that after a while the entire system locks up on the raw_spin_irqlock_save(wait_lock) and the holder spins infintely Reproduction of the issue: The issue can be reproduced after a long run on my system with 80 threads and having to tweak available memory to very low and running memory stress-ng mmapfork test. It usually takes a long time to reproduce. I am trying to work on a test case that can reproduce the issue faster, but thats work in progress. I am still testing the changes on my still in a loop and the tests seem OK thus far. Big thanks to Benjamin and Nick for helping debug this as well. Ben helped catch the missing barrier, Nick caught every missing bit in my theory. Signed-off-by: Balbir Singh <bsingharora@gmail.com> [ Updated comment to clarify matching barriers. Many architectures do not have a full barrier in switch_to() so that cannot be relied upon. ] Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Acked-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> Cc: Alexey Kardashevskiy <aik@ozlabs.ru> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Nicholas Piggin <nicholas.piggin@gmail.com> Cc: Nicholas Piggin <npiggin@gmail.com> Cc: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/e02cce7b-d9ca-1ad0-7a61-ea97c7582b37@gmail.com Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2016-09-05perf/core: Remove WARN from perf_event_read()Peter Zijlstra
This effectively reverts commit: 71e7bc2bab77 ("perf/core: Check return value of the perf_event_read() IPI") ... and puts in a comment explaining why we ignore the return value. Reported-by: Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra (Intel) <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: David Carrillo-Cisneros <davidcc@google.com> Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Fixes: 71e7bc2bab77 ("perf/core: Check return value of the perf_event_read() IPI") Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2016-09-04Merge branch 'timers-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull timer fixes from Thomas Gleixner: "Two fixlet from the timers departement: - A fix for scheduler stalls in the tick idle code affecting NOHZ_FULL kernels - A trivial compile fix" * 'timers-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: tick/nohz: Fix softlockup on scheduler stalls in kvm guest clocksource/drivers/atmel-pit: Fix compilation error
2016-09-02tick/nohz: Fix softlockup on scheduler stalls in kvm guestWanpeng Li
tick_nohz_start_idle() is prevented to be called if the idle tick can't be stopped since commit 1f3b0f8243cb934 ("tick/nohz: Optimize nohz idle enter"). As a result, after suspend/resume the host machine, full dynticks kvm guest will softlockup: NMI watchdog: BUG: soft lockup - CPU#0 stuck for 26s! [swapper/0:0] Call Trace: default_idle+0x31/0x1a0 arch_cpu_idle+0xf/0x20 default_idle_call+0x2a/0x50 cpu_startup_entry+0x39b/0x4d0 rest_init+0x138/0x140 ? rest_init+0x5/0x140 start_kernel+0x4c1/0x4ce ? set_init_arg+0x55/0x55 ? early_idt_handler_array+0x120/0x120 x86_64_start_reservations+0x24/0x26 x86_64_start_kernel+0x142/0x14f In addition, cat /proc/stat | grep cpu in guest or host: cpu 398 16 5049 15754 5490 0 1 46 0 0 cpu0 206 5 450 0 0 0 1 14 0 0 cpu1 81 0 3937 3149 1514 0 0 9 0 0 cpu2 45 6 332 6052 2243 0 0 11 0 0 cpu3 65 2 328 6552 1732 0 0 11 0 0 The idle and iowait states are weird 0 for cpu0(housekeeping). The bug is present in both guest and host kernels, and they both have cpu0's idle and iowait states issue, however, host kernel's suspend/resume path etc will touch watchdog to avoid the softlockup. - The watchdog will not be touched in tick_nohz_stop_idle path (need be touched since the scheduler stall is expected) if idle_active flags are not detected. - The idle and iowait states will not be accounted when exit idle loop (resched or interrupt) if idle start time and idle_active flags are not set. This patch fixes it by reverting commit 1f3b0f8243cb934 since can't stop idle tick doesn't mean can't be idle. Fixes: 1f3b0f8243cb934 ("tick/nohz: Optimize nohz idle enter") Signed-off-by: Wanpeng Li <wanpeng.li@hotmail.com> Cc: Sanjeev Yadav<sanjeev.yadav@spreadtrum.com> Cc: Gaurav Jindal<gaurav.jindal@spreadtrum.com> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org Cc: kvm@vger.kernel.org Cc: Radim Krčmář <rkrcmar@redhat.com> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1472798303-4154-1-git-send-email-wanpeng.li@hotmail.com Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2016-09-01Merge branch 'akpm' (patches from Andrew)Linus Torvalds
Merge fixes from Andrew Morton: "14 fixes" * emailed patches from Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>: rapidio/tsi721: fix incorrect detection of address translation condition rapidio/documentation/mport_cdev: add missing parameter description kernel/fork: fix CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID regression in nscd MAINTAINERS: Vladimir has moved mm, mempolicy: task->mempolicy must be NULL before dropping final reference printk/nmi: avoid direct printk()-s from __printk_nmi_flush() treewide: remove references to the now unnecessary DEFINE_PCI_DEVICE_TABLE drivers/scsi/wd719x.c: remove last declaration using DEFINE_PCI_DEVICE_TABLE mm, vmscan: only allocate and reclaim from zones with pages managed by the buddy allocator lib/test_hash.c: fix warning in preprocessor symbol evaluation lib/test_hash.c: fix warning in two-dimensional array init kconfig: tinyconfig: provide whole choice blocks to avoid warnings kexec: fix double-free when failing to relocate the purgatory mm, oom: prevent premature OOM killer invocation for high order request
2016-09-01kernel/fork: fix CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID regression in nscdMichal Hocko
Commit fec1d0115240 ("[PATCH] Disable CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID for abnormal exit") has caused a subtle regression in nscd which uses CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID to clear the nscd_certainly_running flag in the shared databases, so that the clients are notified when nscd is restarted. Now, when nscd uses a non-persistent database, clients that have it mapped keep thinking the database is being updated by nscd, when in fact nscd has created a new (anonymous) one (for non-persistent databases it uses an unlinked file as backend). The original proposal for the CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID change claimed (https://lkml.org/lkml/2006/10/25/233): : The NPTL library uses the CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID flag on clone() syscalls : on behalf of pthread_create() library calls. This feature is used to : request that the kernel clear the thread-id in user space (at an address : provided in the syscall) when the thread disassociates itself from the : address space, which is done in mm_release(). : : Unfortunately, when a multi-threaded process incurs a core dump (such as : from a SIGSEGV), the core-dumping thread sends SIGKILL signals to all of : the other threads, which then proceed to clear their user-space tids : before synchronizing in exit_mm() with the start of core dumping. This : misrepresents the state of process's address space at the time of the : SIGSEGV and makes it more difficult for someone to debug NPTL and glibc : problems (misleading him/her to conclude that the threads had gone away : before the fault). : : The fix below is to simply avoid the CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID action if a : core dump has been initiated. The resulting patch from Roland (https://lkml.org/lkml/2006/10/26/269) seems to have a larger scope than the original patch asked for. It seems that limitting the scope of the check to core dumping should work for SIGSEGV issue describe above. [Changelog partly based on Andreas' description] Fixes: fec1d0115240 ("[PATCH] Disable CLONE_CHILD_CLEARTID for abnormal exit") Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1471968749-26173-1-git-send-email-mhocko@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com> Tested-by: William Preston <wpreston@suse.com> Acked-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com> Cc: Roland McGrath <roland@hack.frob.com> Cc: Andreas Schwab <schwab@suse.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-09-01mm, mempolicy: task->mempolicy must be NULL before dropping final referenceDavid Rientjes
KASAN allocates memory from the page allocator as part of kmem_cache_free(), and that can reference current->mempolicy through any number of allocation functions. It needs to be NULL'd out before the final reference is dropped to prevent a use-after-free bug: BUG: KASAN: use-after-free in alloc_pages_current+0x363/0x370 at addr ffff88010b48102c CPU: 0 PID: 15425 Comm: trinity-c2 Not tainted 4.8.0-rc2+ #140 ... Call Trace: dump_stack kasan_object_err kasan_report_error __asan_report_load2_noabort alloc_pages_current <-- use after free depot_save_stack save_stack kasan_slab_free kmem_cache_free __mpol_put <-- free do_exit This patch sets current->mempolicy to NULL before dropping the final reference. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/alpine.DEB.2.10.1608301442180.63329@chino.kir.corp.google.com Fixes: cd11016e5f52 ("mm, kasan: stackdepot implementation. Enable stackdepot for SLAB") Signed-off-by: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Reported-by: Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@oracle.com> Acked-by: Andrey Ryabinin <aryabinin@virtuozzo.com> Cc: Alexander Potapenko <glider@google.com> Cc: Dmitry Vyukov <dvyukov@google.com> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> [4.6+] Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-09-01printk/nmi: avoid direct printk()-s from __printk_nmi_flush()Sergey Senozhatsky
__printk_nmi_flush() can be called from nmi_panic(), therefore it has to test whether it's executed in NMI context and thus must route the messages through deferred printk() or via direct printk(). This is to avoid potential deadlocks, as described in commit cf9b1106c81c ("printk/nmi: flush NMI messages on the system panic"). However there remain two places where __printk_nmi_flush() does unconditional direct printk() calls: - pr_err("printk_nmi_flush: internal error ...") - pr_cont("\n") Factor out print_nmi_seq_line() parts into a new printk_nmi_flush_line() function, which takes care of in_nmi(), and use it in __printk_nmi_flush() for printing and error-reporting. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160830161354.581-1-sergey.senozhatsky@gmail.com Signed-off-by: Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky@gmail.com> Cc: Petr Mladek <pmladek@suse.com> Cc: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-09-01kconfig: tinyconfig: provide whole choice blocks to avoid warningsArnd Bergmann
Using "make tinyconfig" produces a couple of annoying warnings that show up for build test machines all the time: .config:966:warning: override: NOHIGHMEM changes choice state .config:965:warning: override: SLOB changes choice state .config:963:warning: override: KERNEL_XZ changes choice state .config:962:warning: override: CC_OPTIMIZE_FOR_SIZE changes choice state .config:933:warning: override: SLOB changes choice state .config:930:warning: override: CC_OPTIMIZE_FOR_SIZE changes choice state .config:870:warning: override: SLOB changes choice state .config:868:warning: override: KERNEL_XZ changes choice state .config:867:warning: override: CC_OPTIMIZE_FOR_SIZE changes choice state I've made a previous attempt at fixing them and we discussed a number of alternatives. I tried changing the Makefile to use "merge_config.sh -n $(fragment-list)" but couldn't get that to work properly. This is yet another approach, based on the observation that we do want to see a warning for conflicting 'choice' options, and that we can simply make them non-conflicting by listing all other options as disabled. This is a trivial patch that we can apply independent of plans for other changes. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160829214952.1334674-2-arnd@arndb.de Link: https://storage.kernelci.org/mainline/v4.7-rc6/x86-tinyconfig/build.log https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/9212749/ Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Reviewed-by: Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org> Reviewed-by: Masahiro Yamada <yamada.masahiro@socionext.com> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-09-01kexec: fix double-free when failing to relocate the purgatoryThiago Jung Bauermann
If kexec_apply_relocations fails, kexec_load_purgatory frees pi->sechdrs and pi->purgatory_buf. This is redundant, because in case of error kimage_file_prepare_segments calls kimage_file_post_load_cleanup, which will also free those buffers. This causes two warnings like the following, one for pi->sechdrs and the other for pi->purgatory_buf: kexec-bzImage64: Loading purgatory failed ------------[ cut here ]------------ WARNING: CPU: 1 PID: 2119 at mm/vmalloc.c:1490 __vunmap+0xc1/0xd0 Trying to vfree() nonexistent vm area (ffffc90000e91000) Modules linked in: CPU: 1 PID: 2119 Comm: kexec Not tainted 4.8.0-rc3+ #5 Hardware name: QEMU Standard PC (i440FX + PIIX, 1996), BIOS Bochs 01/01/2011 Call Trace: dump_stack+0x4d/0x65 __warn+0xcb/0xf0 warn_slowpath_fmt+0x4f/0x60 ? find_vmap_area+0x19/0x70 ? kimage_file_post_load_cleanup+0x47/0xb0 __vunmap+0xc1/0xd0 vfree+0x2e/0x70 kimage_file_post_load_cleanup+0x5e/0xb0 SyS_kexec_file_load+0x448/0x680 ? putname+0x54/0x60 ? do_sys_open+0x190/0x1f0 entry_SYSCALL_64_fastpath+0x13/0x8f ---[ end trace 158bb74f5950ca2b ]--- Fix by setting pi->sechdrs an pi->purgatory_buf to NULL, since vfree won't try to free a NULL pointer. Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1472083546-23683-1-git-send-email-bauerman@linux.vnet.ibm.com Signed-off-by: Thiago Jung Bauermann <bauerman@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Acked-by: Baoquan He <bhe@redhat.com> Cc: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com> Cc: Vivek Goyal <vgoyal@redhat.com> Cc: Dave Young <dyoung@redhat.com> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-09-01Merge branch 'stable-4.8' of git://git.infradead.org/users/pcmoore/auditLinus Torvalds
Pull audit fixes from Paul Moore: "Two small patches to fix some bugs with the audit-by-executable functionality we introduced back in v4.3 (both patches are marked for the stable folks)" * 'stable-4.8' of git://git.infradead.org/users/pcmoore/audit: audit: fix exe_file access in audit_exe_compare mm: introduce get_task_exe_file
2016-08-31audit: fix exe_file access in audit_exe_compareMateusz Guzik
Prior to the change the function would blindly deference mm, exe_file and exe_file->f_inode, each of which could have been NULL or freed. Use get_task_exe_file to safely obtain stable exe_file. Signed-off-by: Mateusz Guzik <mguzik@redhat.com> Acked-by: Konstantin Khlebnikov <khlebnikov@yandex-team.ru> Acked-by: Richard Guy Briggs <rgb@redhat.com> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> # 4.3.x Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2016-08-31mm: introduce get_task_exe_fileMateusz Guzik
For more convenient access if one has a pointer to the task. As a minor nit take advantage of the fact that only task lock + rcu are needed to safely grab ->exe_file. This saves mm refcount dance. Use the helper in proc_exe_link. Signed-off-by: Mateusz Guzik <mguzik@redhat.com> Acked-by: Konstantin Khlebnikov <khlebnikov@yandex-team.ru> Acked-by: Richard Guy Briggs <rgb@redhat.com> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> # 4.3.x Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <paul@paul-moore.com>
2016-08-30Merge tag 'seccomp-v4.8-rc5' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kees/linux Pull seccomp fix from Kees Cook: "Fix fatal signal delivery after ptrace reordering" * tag 'seccomp-v4.8-rc5' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/kees/linux: seccomp: Fix tracer exit notifications during fatal signals
2016-08-30seccomp: Fix tracer exit notifications during fatal signalsKees Cook
This fixes a ptrace vs fatal pending signals bug as manifested in seccomp now that seccomp was reordered to happen after ptrace. The short version is that seccomp should not attempt to call do_exit() while fatal signals are pending under a tracer. The existing code was trying to be as defensively paranoid as possible, but it now ends up confusing ptrace. Instead, the syscall can just be skipped (which solves the original concern that the do_exit() was addressing) and normal signal handling, tracer notification, and process death can happen. Paraphrasing from the original bug report: If a tracee task is in a PTRACE_EVENT_SECCOMP trap, or has been resumed after such a trap but not yet been scheduled, and another task in the thread-group calls exit_group(), then the tracee task exits without the ptracer receiving a PTRACE_EVENT_EXIT notification. Test case here: https://gist.github.com/khuey/3c43ac247c72cef8c956ca73281c9be7 The bug happens because when __seccomp_filter() detects fatal_signal_pending(), it calls do_exit() without dequeuing the fatal signal. When do_exit() sends the PTRACE_EVENT_EXIT notification and that task is descheduled, __schedule() notices that there is a fatal signal pending and changes its state from TASK_TRACED to TASK_RUNNING. That prevents the ptracer's waitpid() from returning the ptrace event. A more detailed analysis is here: https://github.com/mozilla/rr/issues/1762#issuecomment-237396255. Reported-by: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org> Reported-by: Kyle Huey <khuey@kylehuey.com> Tested-by: Kyle Huey <khuey@kylehuey.com> Fixes: 93e35efb8de4 ("x86/ptrace: run seccomp after ptrace") Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Acked-by: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com> Acked-by: James Morris <james.l.morris@oracle.com>
2016-08-30Merge branch 'for-4.8-fixes' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/cgroup Pull cgroup fixes from Tejun Heo: "Two fixes for cgroup. - There still was a hole in enforcing cpuset rules, fixed by Li. - The recent switch to global percpu_rwseom for threadgroup locking revealed a couple issues in how percpu_rwsem is implemented and used by cgroup. Balbir found that the read locking section was too wide unnecessarily including operations which can often depend on IOs. With percpu_rwsem updates (coming through a different tree) and reduction of read locking section, all the reported locking latency issues, including the android one, are resolved. It looks like we can keep global percpu_rwsem locking for now. If there actually are cases which can't be resolved, we can go back to more complex per-signal_struct locking" * 'for-4.8-fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/cgroup: cgroup: reduce read locked section of cgroup_threadgroup_rwsem during fork cpuset: make sure new tasks conform to the current config of the cpuset
2016-08-28Merge branch 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull perf fixes from Thomas Gleixner: "A few fixes from the perf departement - prevent a imbalanced preemption disable in the events teardown code - prevent out of bound acces in perf userspace - make perf tools compile with UCLIBC again - a fix for the userspace unwinder utility" * 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: perf/core: Use this_cpu_ptr() when stopping AUX events perf evsel: Do not access outside hw cache name arrays tools lib: Reinstate strlcpy() header guard with __UCLIBC__ perf unwind: Use addr_location::addr instead of ip for entries
2016-08-28Merge branch 'irq-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull irq fixes from Thomas Gleixner: "This lot provides: - plug a hotplug race in the new affinity infrastructure - a fix for the trigger type of chained interrupts - plug a potential memory leak in the core code - a few fixes for ARM and MIPS GICs" * 'irq-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: irqchip/mips-gic: Implement activate op for device domain irqchip/mips-gic: Cleanup chip and handler setup genirq/affinity: Use get/put_online_cpus around cpumask operations genirq: Fix potential memleak when failing to get irq pm irqchip/gicv3-its: Disable the ITS before initializing it irqchip/gicv3: Remove disabling redistributor and group1 non-secure interrupts irqchip/gic: Allow self-SGIs for SMP on UP configurations genirq: Correctly configure the trigger on chained interrupts
2016-08-28Merge branch 'timers-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull timer fixes from Thomas Gleixner: "A few updates for timers & co: - prevent a livelock in the timekeeping code when debugging is enabled - prevent out of bounds access in the timekeeping debug code - various fixes in clocksource drivers - a new maintainers entry" * 'timers-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: clocksource/drivers/sun4i: Clear interrupts after stopping timer in probe function drivers/clocksource/pistachio: Fix memory corruption in init clocksource/drivers/timer-atmel-pit: Enable mck clock clocksource/drivers/pxa: Fix include files for compilation MAINTAINERS: Add ARM ARCHITECTED TIMER entry timekeeping: Cap array access in timekeeping_debug timekeeping: Avoid taking lock in NMI path with CONFIG_DEBUG_TIMEKEEPING
2016-08-26Merge branch 'akpm' (patches from Andrew)Linus Torvalds
Merge fixes from Andrew Morton: "11 fixes" * emailed patches from Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>: mm: silently skip readahead for DAX inodes dax: fix device-dax region base fs/seq_file: fix out-of-bounds read mm: memcontrol: avoid unused function warning mm: clarify COMPACTION Kconfig text treewide: replace config_enabled() with IS_ENABLED() (2nd round) printk: fix parsing of "brl=" option soft_dirty: fix soft_dirty during THP split sysctl: handle error writing UINT_MAX to u32 fields get_maintainer: quiet noisy implicit -f vcs_file_exists checking byteswap: don't use __builtin_bswap*() with sparse
2016-08-26Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-blockLinus Torvalds
Pull block fixes from Jens Axboe: "Here's a set of block fixes for the current 4.8-rc release. This contains: - a fix for a secure erase regression, from Adrian. - a fix for an mmc use-after-free bug regression, also from Adrian. - potential zero pointer deference in bdev freezing, from Andrey. - a race fix for blk_set_queue_dying() from Bart. - a set of xen blkfront fixes from Bob Liu. - three small fixes for bcache, from Eric and Kent. - a fix for a potential invalid NVMe state transition, from Gabriel. - blk-mq CPU offline fix, preventing us from issuing and completing a request on the wrong queue. From me. - revert two previous floppy changes, since they caused a user visibile regression. A better fix is in the works. - ensure that we don't send down bios that have more than 256 elements in them. Fixes a crash with bcache, for example. From Ming. - a fix for deferencing an error pointer with cgroup writeback. Fixes a regression. From Vegard" * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-block: mmc: fix use-after-free of struct request Revert "floppy: refactor open() flags handling" Revert "floppy: fix open(O_ACCMODE) for ioctl-only open" fs/block_dev: fix potential NULL ptr deref in freeze_bdev() blk-mq: improve warning for running a queue on the wrong CPU blk-mq: don't overwrite rq->mq_ctx block: make sure a big bio is split into at most 256 bvecs nvme: Fix nvme_get/set_features() with a NULL result pointer bdev: fix NULL pointer dereference xen-blkfront: free resources if xlvbd_alloc_gendisk fails xen-blkfront: introduce blkif_set_queue_limits() xen-blkfront: fix places not updated after introducing 64KB page granularity bcache: pr_err: more meaningful error message when nr_stripes is invalid bcache: RESERVE_PRIO is too small by one when prio_buckets() is a power of two. bcache: register_bcache(): call blkdev_put() when cache_alloc() fails block: Fix race triggered by blk_set_queue_dying() block: Fix secure erase nvme: Prevent controller state invalid transition
2016-08-26printk: fix parsing of "brl=" optionNicolas Iooss
Commit bbeddf52adc1 ("printk: move braille console support into separate braille.[ch] files") moved the parsing of braille-related options into _braille_console_setup(), changing the type of variable str from char* to char**. In this commit, memcmp(str, "brl,", 4) was correctly updated to memcmp(*str, "brl,", 4) but not memcmp(str, "brl=", 4). Update the code to make "brl=" option work again and replace memcmp() with strncmp() to make the compiler able to detect such an issue. Fixes: bbeddf52adc1 ("printk: move braille console support into separate braille.[ch] files") Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160823165700.28952-1-nicolas.iooss_linux@m4x.org Signed-off-by: Nicolas Iooss <nicolas.iooss_linux@m4x.org> Cc: Joe Perches <joe@perches.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-08-26sysctl: handle error writing UINT_MAX to u32 fieldsSubash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan
We have scripts which write to certain fields on 3.18 kernels but this seems to be failing on 4.4 kernels. An entry which we write to here is xfrm_aevent_rseqth which is u32. echo 4294967295 > /proc/sys/net/core/xfrm_aevent_rseqth Commit 230633d109e3 ("kernel/sysctl.c: detect overflows when converting to int") prevented writing to sysctl entries when integer overflow occurs. However, this does not apply to unsigned integers. Heinrich suggested that we introduce a new option to handle 64 bit limits and set min as 0 and max as UINT_MAX. This might not work as it leads to issues similar to __do_proc_doulongvec_minmax. Alternatively, we would need to change the datatype of the entry to 64 bit. static int __do_proc_doulongvec_minmax(void *data, struct ctl_table { i = (unsigned long *) data; //This cast is causing to read beyond the size of data (u32) vleft = table->maxlen / sizeof(unsigned long); //vleft is 0 because maxlen is sizeof(u32) which is lesser than sizeof(unsigned long) on x86_64. Introduce a new proc handler proc_douintvec. Individual proc entries will need to be updated to use the new handler. [akpm@linux-foundation.org: coding-style fixes] Fixes: 230633d109e3 ("kernel/sysctl.c:detect overflows when converting to int") Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1471479806-5252-1-git-send-email-subashab@codeaurora.org Signed-off-by: Subash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan <subashab@codeaurora.org> Cc: Heinrich Schuchardt <xypron.glpk@gmx.de> Cc: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org> Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2016-08-24perf/core: Use this_cpu_ptr() when stopping AUX eventsWill Deacon
When tearing down an AUX buf for an event via perf_mmap_close(), __perf_event_output_stop() is called on the event's CPU to ensure that trace generation is halted before the process of unmapping and freeing the buffer pages begins. The callback is performed via cpu_function_call(), which ensures that it runs with interrupts disabled and is therefore not preemptible. Unfortunately, the current code grabs the per-cpu context pointer using get_cpu_ptr(), which unnecessarily disables preemption and doesn't pair the call with put_cpu_ptr(), leading to a preempt_count() imbalance and a BUG when freeing the AUX buffer later on: WARNING: CPU: 1 PID: 2249 at kernel/events/ring_buffer.c:539 __rb_free_aux+0x10c/0x120 Modules linked in: [...] Call Trace: [<ffffffff813379dd>] dump_stack+0x4f/0x72 [<ffffffff81059ff6>] __warn+0xc6/0xe0 [<ffffffff8105a0c8>] warn_slowpath_null+0x18/0x20 [<ffffffff8112761c>] __rb_free_aux+0x10c/0x120 [<ffffffff81128163>] rb_free_aux+0x13/0x20 [<ffffffff8112515e>] perf_mmap_close+0x29e/0x2f0 [<ffffffff8111da30>] ? perf_iterate_ctx+0xe0/0xe0 [<ffffffff8115f685>] remove_vma+0x25/0x60 [<ffffffff81161796>] exit_mmap+0x106/0x140 [<ffffffff8105725c>] mmput+0x1c/0xd0 [<ffffffff8105cac3>] do_exit+0x253/0xbf0 [<ffffffff8105e32e>] do_group_exit+0x3e/0xb0 [<ffffffff81068d49>] get_signal+0x249/0x640 [<ffffffff8101c273>] do_signal+0x23/0x640 [<ffffffff81905f42>] ? _raw_write_unlock_irq+0x12/0x30 [<ffffffff81905f69>] ? _raw_spin_unlock_irq+0x9/0x10 [<ffffffff81901896>] ? __schedule+0x2c6/0x710 [<ffffffff810022a4>] exit_to_usermode_loop+0x74/0x90 [<ffffffff81002a56>] prepare_exit_to_usermode+0x26/0x30 [<ffffffff81906d1b>] retint_user+0x8/0x10 This patch uses this_cpu_ptr() instead of get_cpu_ptr(), since preemption is already disabled by the caller. Signed-off-by: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com> Reviewed-by: Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com> Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@kernel.org> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: Vince Weaver <vincent.weaver@maine.edu> Fixes: 95ff4ca26c49 ("perf/core: Free AUX pages in unmap path") Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20160824091905.GA16944@arm.com Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
2016-08-24timekeeping: Cap array access in timekeeping_debugJohn Stultz
It was reported that hibernation could fail on the 2nd attempt, where the system hangs at hibernate() -> syscore_resume() -> i8237A_resume() -> claim_dma_lock(), because the lock has already been taken. However there is actually no other process would like to grab this lock on that problematic platform. Further investigation showed that the problem is triggered by setting /sys/power/pm_trace to 1 before the 1st hibernation. Since once pm_trace is enabled, the rtc becomes unmeaningful after suspend, and meanwhile some BIOSes would like to adjust the 'invalid' RTC (e.g, smaller than 1970) to the release date of that motherboard during POST stage, thus after resumed, it may seem that the system had a significant long sleep time which is a completely meaningless value. Then in timekeeping_resume -> tk_debug_account_sleep_time, if the bit31 of the sleep time happened to be set to 1, fls() returns 32 and we add 1 to sleep_time_bin[32], which causes an out of bounds array access and therefor memory being overwritten. As depicted by System.map: 0xffffffff81c9d080 b sleep_time_bin 0xffffffff81c9d100 B dma_spin_lock the dma_spin_lock.val is set to 1, which caused this problem. This patch adds a sanity check in tk_debug_account_sleep_time() to ensure we don't index past the sleep_time_bin array. [jstultz: Problem diagnosed and original patch by Chen Yu, I've solved the issue slightly differently, but borrowed his excelent explanation of the issue here.] Fixes: 5c83545f24ab "power: Add option to log time spent in suspend" Reported-by: Janek Kozicki <cosurgi@gmail.com> Reported-by: Chen Yu <yu.c.chen@intel.com> Signed-off-by: John Stultz <john.stultz@linaro.org> Cc: linux-pm@vger.kernel.org Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Xunlei Pang <xpang@redhat.com> Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@rjwysocki.net> Cc: stable <stable@vger.kernel.org> Cc: Zhang Rui <rui.zhang@intel.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1471993702-29148-3-git-send-email-john.stultz@linaro.org Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2016-08-24timekeeping: Avoid taking lock in NMI path with CONFIG_DEBUG_TIMEKEEPINGJohn Stultz
When I added some extra sanity checking in timekeeping_get_ns() under CONFIG_DEBUG_TIMEKEEPING, I missed that the NMI safe __ktime_get_fast_ns() method was using timekeeping_get_ns(). Thus the locking added to the debug checks broke the NMI-safety of __ktime_get_fast_ns(). This patch open-codes the timekeeping_get_ns() logic for __ktime_get_fast_ns(), so can avoid any deadlocks in NMI. Fixes: 4ca22c2648f9 "timekeeping: Add warnings when overflows or underflows are observed" Reported-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org> Reported-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: John Stultz <john.stultz@linaro.org> Cc: stable <stable@vger.kernel.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1471993702-29148-2-git-send-email-john.stultz@linaro.org Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2016-08-22genirq/affinity: Use get/put_online_cpus around cpumask operationsChristoph Hellwig
Without locking out CPU mask operations we might end up with an inconsistent view of the cpumask in the function. Fixes: 5e385a6ef31f: "genirq: Add a helper to spread an affinity mask for MSI/MSI-X vectors" Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1470924405-25728-1-git-send-email-hch@lst.de Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2016-08-22genirq: Fix potential memleak when failing to get irq pmShawn Lin
Obviously we should free action here if irq_chip_pm_get failed. Fixes: be45beb2df69: "genirq: Add runtime power management support for IRQ chips" Signed-off-by: Shawn Lin <shawn.lin@rock-chips.com> Cc: Jon Hunter <jonathanh@nvidia.com> Cc: Marc Zyngier <marc.zyngier@arm.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1471854112-13006-1-git-send-email-shawn.lin@rock-chips.com Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2016-08-18Merge branch 'sched-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull scheduler fixes from Ingo Molnar: "Two cputime fixes - hopefully the last ones" * 'sched-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: sched/cputime: Resync steal time when guest & host lose sync sched/cputime: Fix NO_HZ_FULL getrusage() monotonicity regression
2016-08-18Merge branch 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull perf fixes from Ingo Molnar: "Mostly tooling fixes, but also start/stop filter related fixes, a perf event read() fix, a fix uncovered by fuzzing, and an uprobes leak fix" * 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: perf/core: Check return value of the perf_event_read() IPI perf/core: Enable mapping of the stop filters perf/core: Update filters only on executable mmap perf/core: Fix file name handling for start/stop filters perf/core: Fix event_function_local() uprobes: Fix the memcg accounting perf intel-pt: Fix occasional decoding errors when tracing system-wide tools: Sync kvm related header files for arm64 and s390 perf probe: Release resources on error when handling exit paths perf probe: Check for dup and fdopen failures perf symbols: Fix annotation of objects with debuginfo files perf script: Don't disable use_callchain if input is pipe perf script: Show proper message when failed list scripts perf jitdump: Add the right header to get the major()/minor() definitions perf ppc64le: Fix build failure when libelf is not present perf tools mem: Fix -t store option for record command perf intel-pt: Fix ip compression
2016-08-18Merge tag 'pm-4.8-rc3' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rafael/linux-pm Pull power management fixes from Rafael Wysocki: "More hibernation-related material: one fix for a recent regression in the core, one small cleanup of the x86-64 resume code and a documentation update. Specifics: - Fix a hibernate core regression resulting from uncovering a latent bug in its implementation of memory bitmaps by a recent commit (James Morse). - Use __pa() to compute a physical address in the x86-64 code finalizing resume from hibernation (Rafael Wysocki). - Update power management documentation related to system sleep states to remove outdated information from it and to add a description of a recently introduced hibernation debug feature to it (Rafael Wysocki)" * tag 'pm-4.8-rc3' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rafael/linux-pm: PM / hibernate: Fix rtree_next_node() to avoid walking off list ends x86/power/64: Use __pa() for physical address computation PM / sleep: Update some system sleep documentation