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From: Paolo Valente <>
To: Mike Galbraith <>
Cc: lkml <>,
	linux-block <>
Subject: Re: block, bfq: NULL pointer dereference in bfq_rq_pos_tree_lookup()
Date: Wed, 12 May 2021 11:49:34 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

> Il giorno 8 mag 2021, alle ore 06:49, Mike Galbraith <> ha scritto:
> On Mon, 2021-05-03 at 14:41 +0200, Mike Galbraith wrote:
>> On Mon, 2021-05-03 at 11:52 +0200, Paolo Valente wrote:
>>> Hi Mike,
>>> I've waited a little bit before replying, because I've worked on a dev
>>> patch series, for debugging another crash. I'd like to use
>>> this series for your failure too, as the OOPS you report
>>> unfortunately does not ring any bell :(
>>> So, could you please try to apply this patch series?  If it doesn't
>>> apply, I'll rebase it.
>> This bug isn't deterministic, but I can wedge your set into my devel
>> trees, and see if anything falls out.
> What fell out was not the least bit useful.  After days of box working
> just fine despite bug being given ample enticement, it didn't take the
> bait.  I then build master sans patch set, which exploded on its very
> first distro build, after which bug (snickered mightily and) went back
> to into hiding.

Not easy to debug this way :)

At any rate, I've just posted the fix contained in my debug patch series.


> 	-Mike

      reply	other threads:[~2021-05-12  9:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <>
2021-05-03  9:52 ` block, bfq: NULL pointer dereference in bfq_rq_pos_tree_lookup() Paolo Valente
2021-05-03 12:41   ` Mike Galbraith
2021-05-08  4:49     ` Mike Galbraith
2021-05-12  9:49       ` Paolo Valente [this message]

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