All of lore.kernel.org
 help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com>
To: John Garry <john.garry@huawei.com>
Cc: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>, Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com>,
	Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>,
	Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@kernel.org>,
	Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com>,
	Linuxarm <linuxarm@huawei.com>,
	"linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org" 
	<linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Namhyung Kim <namhyung@kernel.org>,
	Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com>,
	Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com>
Subject: Re: perf segmentation fault from NULL dereference
Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2018 13:16:21 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20181002111621.GA6357@krava> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4ac88076-60fa-4509-7fa0-2f99d73174d2@huawei.com>

On Tue, Oct 02, 2018 at 11:41:36AM +0100, John Garry wrote:

SNIP

> > 
> > 
> > ---
> > diff --git a/tools/perf/util/header.c b/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > index 1ec1d9bc2d63..fb2a0dab3978 100644
> > --- a/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > +++ b/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > @@ -29,6 +29,7 @@
> >  #include "symbol.h"
> >  #include "debug.h"
> >  #include "cpumap.h"
> > +#include "thread_map.h"
> >  #include "pmu.h"
> >  #include "vdso.h"
> >  #include "strbuf.h"
> > @@ -3579,6 +3580,11 @@ perf_event__synthesize_event_update_cpus(struct perf_tool *tool,
> > 	if (!evsel->own_cpus)
> > 		return 0;
> > 
> > +	if (!evsel->id ||
> 
> for my test, evsel->id is NULL
> 
> > +	    perf_evsel__alloc_id(evsel, cpu_map__nr(evsel->cpus),
> > +				 thread_map__nr(evsel->threads)))
> 
> and then this function is not called as we return immediately. So did you
> really want this:
> 
> if (!evsel->id && perf_evsel__alloc_id(...))
> 	return -ENOMEM;

ugh.. yes ;-) thanks for the fix.. I'll double
check the logic and post the patch this week

jirka

> 
> This looks to work:
> 
> root@localhost:~# ./perf_debug_ record -e armv8_pmuv3_0/br_mis_pred/ sleep 1
> [ perf record: Woken up 1 times to write data ]
> [ perf record: Captured and wrote 0.001 MB perf.data (7 samples) ]
> root@localhost:~# ./perf_debug_ report
> # To display the perf.data header info, please use --header/--header-only
> option
> #
> #
> # Total Lost Samples: 0
> #
> # Samples: 7  of event 'armv8_pmuv3_0/br_mis_pred/'
> # Event count (approx.): 8260
> #
> # Overhead  Command  Shared Object      Symbol
> # ........  .......  .................  ......................
> #
>     78.28%  sleep    libc-2.23.so       [.] 0x00000000000faef0
>     20.53%  sleep    [kernel.kallsyms]  [k] vmacache_find
>      1.09%  sleep    [kernel.kallsyms]  [k] find_vma
>      0.10%  perf_de  [kernel.kallsyms]  [k] perf_event_exec
> 
> 
> #
> # (Cannot load tips.txt file, please install perf!)
> #
> root@localhost:~#
> 
> 
> > +		return -ENOMEM;
> > +
> > 	ev = cpu_map_data__alloc(evsel->own_cpus, &size, &type, &max);
> > 	if (!ev)
> > 		return -ENOMEM;
> > 
> > .
> > 
> 
> 
> Thanks,
> John
> 

WARNING: multiple messages have this Message-ID
From: jolsa@redhat.com (Jiri Olsa)
To: linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
Subject: perf segmentation fault from NULL dereference
Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2018 13:16:21 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20181002111621.GA6357@krava> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4ac88076-60fa-4509-7fa0-2f99d73174d2@huawei.com>

On Tue, Oct 02, 2018 at 11:41:36AM +0100, John Garry wrote:

SNIP

> > 
> > 
> > ---
> > diff --git a/tools/perf/util/header.c b/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > index 1ec1d9bc2d63..fb2a0dab3978 100644
> > --- a/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > +++ b/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > @@ -29,6 +29,7 @@
> >  #include "symbol.h"
> >  #include "debug.h"
> >  #include "cpumap.h"
> > +#include "thread_map.h"
> >  #include "pmu.h"
> >  #include "vdso.h"
> >  #include "strbuf.h"
> > @@ -3579,6 +3580,11 @@ perf_event__synthesize_event_update_cpus(struct perf_tool *tool,
> > 	if (!evsel->own_cpus)
> > 		return 0;
> > 
> > +	if (!evsel->id ||
> 
> for my test, evsel->id is NULL
> 
> > +	    perf_evsel__alloc_id(evsel, cpu_map__nr(evsel->cpus),
> > +				 thread_map__nr(evsel->threads)))
> 
> and then this function is not called as we return immediately. So did you
> really want this:
> 
> if (!evsel->id && perf_evsel__alloc_id(...))
> 	return -ENOMEM;

ugh.. yes ;-) thanks for the fix.. I'll double
check the logic and post the patch this week

jirka

> 
> This looks to work:
> 
> root at localhost:~# ./perf_debug_ record -e armv8_pmuv3_0/br_mis_pred/ sleep 1
> [ perf record: Woken up 1 times to write data ]
> [ perf record: Captured and wrote 0.001 MB perf.data (7 samples) ]
> root at localhost:~# ./perf_debug_ report
> # To display the perf.data header info, please use --header/--header-only
> option
> #
> #
> # Total Lost Samples: 0
> #
> # Samples: 7  of event 'armv8_pmuv3_0/br_mis_pred/'
> # Event count (approx.): 8260
> #
> # Overhead  Command  Shared Object      Symbol
> # ........  .......  .................  ......................
> #
>     78.28%  sleep    libc-2.23.so       [.] 0x00000000000faef0
>     20.53%  sleep    [kernel.kallsyms]  [k] vmacache_find
>      1.09%  sleep    [kernel.kallsyms]  [k] find_vma
>      0.10%  perf_de  [kernel.kallsyms]  [k] perf_event_exec
> 
> 
> #
> # (Cannot load tips.txt file, please install perf!)
> #
> root at localhost:~#
> 
> 
> > +		return -ENOMEM;
> > +
> > 	ev = cpu_map_data__alloc(evsel->own_cpus, &size, &type, &max);
> > 	if (!ev)
> > 		return -ENOMEM;
> > 
> > .
> > 
> 
> 
> Thanks,
> John
> 

  reply	other threads:[~2018-10-02 11:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 33+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-09-25 15:53 John Garry
2018-09-25 15:53 ` John Garry
2018-09-27  3:00 ` Andi Kleen
2018-09-27  3:00   ` Andi Kleen
2018-10-02 10:20   ` John Garry
2018-10-02 10:20     ` John Garry
2018-09-27 16:02 ` Jiri Olsa
2018-09-27 16:02   ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-02 10:41   ` John Garry
2018-10-02 10:41     ` John Garry
2018-10-02 11:16     ` Jiri Olsa [this message]
2018-10-02 11:16       ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-03 11:36       ` [PATCH] perf tools: Allocate id array in perf_event__synthesize_event_update_cpus Jiri Olsa
2018-10-03 11:36         ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-03 14:08         ` John Garry
2018-10-03 14:08           ` John Garry
2018-10-03 14:16           ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-03 14:16             ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-03 21:20             ` [PATCH] perf tools: Store ids for events with their own cpus perf_event__synthesize_event_update_cpus Jiri Olsa
2018-10-03 21:20               ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-04  9:20               ` John Garry
2018-10-04  9:20                 ` John Garry
2018-10-09 10:00                 ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-09 10:00                   ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-12 13:25                   ` John Garry
2018-10-12 13:25                     ` John Garry
2018-10-15 19:15                     ` Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo
2018-10-15 19:15                       ` Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo
2018-10-16  9:10                       ` John Garry
2018-10-16  9:10                         ` John Garry
2018-10-16 10:47                         ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-16 10:47                           ` Jiri Olsa
2018-10-18  6:18               ` [tip:perf/urgent] perf evsel: " tip-bot for Jiri Olsa

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20181002111621.GA6357@krava \
    --to=jolsa@redhat.com \
    --cc=acme@kernel.org \
    --cc=ak@linux.intel.com \
    --cc=alexander.shishkin@linux.intel.com \
    --cc=john.garry@huawei.com \
    --cc=linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=linuxarm@huawei.com \
    --cc=mark.rutland@arm.com \
    --cc=mingo@redhat.com \
    --cc=namhyung@kernel.org \
    --cc=peterz@infradead.org \
    --cc=will.deacon@arm.com \
    --subject='Re: perf segmentation fault from NULL dereference' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is an external index of several public inboxes,
see mirroring instructions on how to clone and mirror
all data and code used by this external index.