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From: Ming Lei <ming.lei@redhat.com>
To: Damien Le Moal <Damien.LeMoal@wdc.com>
Cc: Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@i-love.sakura.ne.jp>,
	Bob Liu <bob.liu@oracle.com>, "axboe@kernel.dk" <axboe@kernel.dk>,
	"linux-block@vger.kernel.org" <linux-block@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] block: Bail out iteration functions upon SIGKILL.
Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:55:23 +0800
Message-ID: <20191113065523.GA1985@ming.t460p> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <BYAPR04MB5816D18E6F6633030265B06EE7760@BYAPR04MB5816.namprd04.prod.outlook.com>

On Wed, Nov 13, 2019 at 01:54:14AM +0000, Damien Le Moal wrote:
> On 2019/11/12 23:48, Tetsuo Handa wrote:
> [...]
> >>> +static int blk_should_abort(struct bio *bio)
> >>> +{
> >>> +	int ret;
> >>> +
> >>> +	cond_resched();
> >>> +	if (!fatal_signal_pending(current))
> >>> +		return 0;
> >>> +	ret = submit_bio_wait(bio);
> >>
> >> This will change the behavior of __blkdev_issue_discard() to a sync IO
> >> execution instead of the current async execution since submit_bio_wait()
> >> call is the responsibility of the caller (e.g. blkdev_issue_discard()).
> >> Have you checked if users of __blkdev_issue_discard() are OK with that ?
> >> f2fs, ext4, xfs, dm and nvme use this function.
> > 
> > I'm not sure...
> > 
> >>
> >> Looking at f2fs, this does not look like it is going to work as expected
> >> since the bio setup, including end_io callback, is done after this
> >> function is called and a regular submit_bio() execution is being used.
> > 
> > Then, just breaking the iteration like below?
> > nvmet_bdev_execute_write_zeroes() ignores -EINTR if "*biop = bio;" is done. Is that no problem?
> > 
> > --- a/block/blk-lib.c
> > +++ b/block/blk-lib.c
> > @@ -7,6 +7,7 @@
> >  #include <linux/bio.h>
> >  #include <linux/blkdev.h>
> >  #include <linux/scatterlist.h>
> > +#include <linux/sched/signal.h>
> >  
> >  #include "blk.h"
> >  
> > @@ -30,6 +31,7 @@ int __blkdev_issue_discard(struct block_device *bdev, sector_t sector,
> >  	struct bio *bio = *biop;
> >  	unsigned int op;
> >  	sector_t bs_mask;
> > +	int ret = 0;
> >  
> >  	if (!q)
> >  		return -ENXIO;
> > @@ -76,10 +78,14 @@ int __blkdev_issue_discard(struct block_device *bdev, sector_t sector,
> >  		 * is disabled.
> >  		 */
> >  		cond_resched();
> > +		if (fatal_signal_pending(current)) {
> > +			ret = -EINTR;
> > +			break;
> > +		}
> >  	}
> >  
> >  	*biop = bio;
> > -	return 0;
> > +	return ret;
> 
> This will leak a bio as blkdev_issue_discard() executes the bio only in
> the case "if (!ret && bio)". So that does not work as is, unless all
> callers of __blkdev_issue_discard() are also changed. Same problem for
> the other __blkdev_issue_xxx() functions.
> 
> Looking more into this, if an error is returned here, no bio should be
> returned and we need to make sure that all started bios are also
> completed. So your helper blk_should_abort() did the right thing calling
> submit_bio_wait(). However, I Think it would be better to fail
> immediately the current loop bio instead of executing it and then
> reporting the -EINTR error, unconditionally, regardless of what the
> started bios completion status is.
> 
> This could be done with the help of a function like this, very similar
> to submit_bio_wait().
> 
> void bio_chain_end_wait(struct bio *bio)
> {
> 	DECLARE_COMPLETION_ONSTACK_MAP(done, bio->bi_disk->lockdep_map);
> 
> 	bio->bi_private = &done;
> 	bio->bi_end_io = submit_bio_wait_endio;
> 	bio->bi_opf |= REQ_SYNC;
> 	bio_endio(bio);
> 	wait_for_completion_io(&done);
> }
> 
> And then your helper function becomes something like this:
> 
> static int blk_should_abort(struct bio *bio)
> {
> 	int ret;
> 
> 	cond_resched();
> 	if (!fatal_signal_pending(current))
> 		return 0;
> 
> 	if (bio_flagged(bio, BIO_CHAIN))
> 		bio_chain_end_wait(bio);
> 	bio_put(bio);
> 
> 	return -EINTR;
> }
> 
> Thoughts ?

DISCARD request can be quite big, and any sync bio submission may cause
serious performance regression.

Not mention blkdev_issue_discard() may be called in non-block context.

Thanks,
Ming


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Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-23  7:56 INFO: task syz-executor can't die for more than 143 seconds. (2) syzbot
2019-10-24 10:08 ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-10-28  8:51   ` Bob Liu
2019-11-08 11:41     ` [PATCH] block: Bail out iteration functions upon SIGKILL Tetsuo Handa
2019-11-08 18:13       ` Chaitanya Kulkarni
2019-11-08 22:18         ` Chaitanya Kulkarni
2019-11-12  4:05       ` Damien Le Moal
2019-11-12 14:47         ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-11-13  1:54           ` Damien Le Moal
2019-11-13  6:55             ` Ming Lei [this message]
2019-11-13  7:11               ` Damien Le Moal
2019-11-13  7:49                 ` Ming Lei
2019-11-15 10:05             ` Tetsuo Handa
2019-11-18  0:02               ` Damien Le Moal

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