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From: Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@i-love.sakura.ne.jp>
To: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	Alexander Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>,
	syzbot <syzbot+9933e4476f365f5d5a1b@syzkaller.appspotmail.com>,
	linux-mm@kvack.org, mgorman@techsingularity.net,
	Michal Hocko <mhocko@kernel.org>,
	ak@linux.intel.com, jlayton@redhat.com,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, mawilcox@microsoft.com,
	syzkaller-bugs@googlegroups.com, tim.c.chen@linux.intel.com,
	linux-fsdevel <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: INFO: task hung in generic_file_write_iter
Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2018 22:34:13 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <e8a23623-feaf-7730-5492-b329cb0daa21@i-love.sakura.ne.jp> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180806100928.x7anab3c3y5q4ssa@quack2.suse.cz>

On 2018/08/06 19:09, Jan Kara wrote:
> On Tue 31-07-18 00:07:22, Tetsuo Handa wrote:
>> On 2018/07/21 5:06, Andrew Morton wrote:
>>> On Fri, 20 Jul 2018 19:36:23 +0900 Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@I-love.SAKURA.ne.jp> wrote:
>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> This report is stalling after mount() completed and process used remap_file_pages().
>>>>> I think that we might need to use debug printk(). But I don't know what to examine.
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Andrew, can you pick up this debug printk() patch?
>>>> I guess we can get the result within one week.
>>>
>>> Sure, let's toss it in -next for a while.
>>>
>>>> >From 8f55e00b21fefffbc6abd9085ac503c52a302464 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
>>>> From: Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@I-love.SAKURA.ne.jp>
>>>> Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 19:29:06 +0900
>>>> Subject: [PATCH] fs/buffer.c: add debug print for __getblk_gfp() stall problem
>>>>
>>>> Among syzbot's unresolved hung task reports, 18 out of 65 reports contain
>>>> __getblk_gfp() line in the backtrace. Since there is a comment block that
>>>> says that __getblk_gfp() will lock up the machine if try_to_free_buffers()
>>>> attempt from grow_dev_page() is failing, let's start from checking whether
>>>> syzbot is hitting that case. This change will be removed after the bug is
>>>> fixed.
>>>
>>> I'm not sure that grow_dev_page() is hanging.  It has often been
>>> suspected, but always is proven innocent.  Lets see.
>>
>> syzbot reproduced this problem ( https://syzkaller.appspot.com/text?tag=CrashLog&x=11f2fc44400000 ) .
>> It says that grow_dev_page() is returning 1 but __find_get_block() is failing forever. Any idea?
> 
> Looks like some kind of a race where device block size gets changed while
> getblk() runs (and creates buffers for underlying page). I don't have time
> to nail it down at this moment can have a look into it later unless someone
> beats me to it.

I feel that the frequency of hitting this problem was decreased
by merging loop module's ioctl() serialization patches. But this
problem is still there, and syzbot got a new line in
https://syzkaller.appspot.com/text?tag=CrashLog&x=177f889f400000 .

  [  615.881781] __loop_clr_fd: partition scan of loop5 failed (rc=-22)
  [  619.059920] syz-executor4(2193): getblk(): executed=cd bh_count=0 bh_state=29
  [  622.069808] syz-executor4(2193): getblk(): executed=9 bh_count=0 bh_state=0
  [  625.080013] syz-executor4(2193): getblk(): executed=9 bh_count=0 bh_state=0
  [  628.089900] syz-executor4(2193): getblk(): executed=9 bh_count=0 bh_state=0

I guess that loop module is somehow related to this problem.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2018-12-28 13:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 30+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-07-18  8:58 syzbot
2018-07-18 10:28 ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-07-18 10:36   ` Dmitry Vyukov
2018-07-20 10:36   ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-07-20 10:36     ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-07-20 10:36     ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-07-20 20:06     ` Andrew Morton
2018-07-30 15:07       ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-08-06 10:09         ` Jan Kara
2018-08-06 11:56           ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-08-20 14:12             ` Tetsuo Handa
2018-12-28 13:34           ` Tetsuo Handa [this message]
2019-01-02 14:40             ` Jan Kara
2019-01-02 14:46               ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-02 14:46                 ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-02 16:07               ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-01-02 16:07                 ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-01-02 17:26                 ` Jan Kara
2019-01-03  0:46                   ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-01-03  0:46                     ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-01-08 10:04                   ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-01-08 11:24                     ` Jan Kara
2019-01-08 11:49                       ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-08 11:49                         ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-09 13:30                         ` Jan Kara
2019-01-14 15:11                           ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-14 15:11                             ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-14 15:13                             ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-14 15:13                               ` Dmitry Vyukov
2019-01-15  9:29                               ` Jan Kara

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