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From: christophe.leroy@c-s.fr (Christophe Leroy)
To: linux-snps-arc@lists.infradead.org
Subject: [PATCH v2 19/21] treewide: add checks for the return value of memblock_alloc*()
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 07:07:46 +0100
Message-ID: <b7c12014-14ae-2a38-900c-41fd145307bc@c-s.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1548057848-15136-20-git-send-email-rppt@linux.ibm.com>



Le 21/01/2019 ? 09:04, Mike Rapoport a ?crit?:
> Add check for the return value of memblock_alloc*() functions and call
> panic() in case of error.
> The panic message repeats the one used by panicing memblock allocators with
> adjustment of parameters to include only relevant ones.
> 
> The replacement was mostly automated with semantic patches like the one
> below with manual massaging of format strings.
> 
> @@
> expression ptr, size, align;
> @@
> ptr = memblock_alloc(size, align);
> + if (!ptr)
> + 	panic("%s: Failed to allocate %lu bytes align=0x%lx\n", __func__,
> size, align);
> 
> Signed-off-by: Mike Rapoport <rppt at linux.ibm.com>
> Reviewed-by: Guo Ren <ren_guo at c-sky.com>             # c-sky
> Acked-by: Paul Burton <paul.burton at mips.com>	     # MIPS
> Acked-by: Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens at de.ibm.com> # s390
> Reviewed-by: Juergen Gross <jgross at suse.com>         # Xen
> ---

[...]

> diff --git a/mm/sparse.c b/mm/sparse.c
> index 7ea5dc6..ad94242 100644
> --- a/mm/sparse.c
> +++ b/mm/sparse.c

[...]

> @@ -425,6 +436,10 @@ static void __init sparse_buffer_init(unsigned long size, int nid)
>   		memblock_alloc_try_nid_raw(size, PAGE_SIZE,
>   						__pa(MAX_DMA_ADDRESS),
>   						MEMBLOCK_ALLOC_ACCESSIBLE, nid);
> +	if (!sparsemap_buf)
> +		panic("%s: Failed to allocate %lu bytes align=0x%lx nid=%d from=%lx\n",
> +		      __func__, size, PAGE_SIZE, nid, __pa(MAX_DMA_ADDRESS));
> +

memblock_alloc_try_nid_raw() does not panic (help explicitly says: Does 
not zero allocated memory, does not panic if request cannot be satisfied.).

Stephen Rothwell reports a boot failure due to this change.

Christophe

>   	sparsemap_buf_end = sparsemap_buf + size;
>   }
>   
> 

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Thread overview: 52+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-01-21  8:03 [PATCH v2 00/21] Refine memblock API rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 01/21] openrisc: prefer memblock APIs returning virtual address rppt
2019-01-27  3:07   ` shorne
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 02/21] powerpc: use memblock functions " rppt
2019-01-29  9:52   ` mpe
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 03/21] memblock: replace memblock_alloc_base(ANYWHERE) with memblock_phys_alloc rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 04/21] memblock: drop memblock_alloc_base_nid() rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 05/21] memblock: emphasize that memblock_alloc_range() returns a physical address rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 06/21] memblock: memblock_phys_alloc_try_nid(): don't panic rppt
2019-01-25 17:45   ` catalin.marinas
2019-01-25 19:32     ` rppt
2019-01-29  9:56   ` mpe
2019-01-29  9:58     ` mpe
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 07/21] memblock: memblock_phys_alloc(): " rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 08/21] memblock: drop __memblock_alloc_base() rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 09/21] memblock: drop memblock_alloc_base() rppt
2019-01-29 10:29   ` mpe
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 10/21] memblock: refactor internal allocation functions rppt
2019-02-03  9:39   ` mpe
2019-02-03 10:04     ` rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 11/21] memblock: make memblock_find_in_range_node() and choose_memblock_flags() static rppt
2019-01-21  8:03 ` [PATCH v2 12/21] arch: use memblock_alloc() instead of memblock_alloc_from(size, align, 0) rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 13/21] arch: don't memset(0) memory returned by memblock_alloc() rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 14/21] ia64: add checks for the return value of memblock_alloc*() rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 15/21] sparc: " rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 16/21] mm/percpu: " rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 17/21] init/main: " rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 18/21] swiotlb: " rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 19/21] treewide: " rppt
2019-01-21  8:39   ` geert
2019-01-21 17:18   ` robh
2019-01-31  6:07   ` christophe.leroy [this message]
2019-01-31  6:41     ` rppt
2019-01-31  6:44       ` christophe.leroy
2019-01-31  7:07         ` christophe.leroy
2019-01-31  7:14           ` rppt
2019-01-31 15:23   ` jcmvbkbc
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 20/21] memblock: memblock_alloc_try_nid: don't panic rppt
2019-01-21  8:04 ` [PATCH v2 21/21] memblock: drop memblock_alloc_*_nopanic() variants rppt
2019-01-30 13:38   ` pmladek
2019-09-24 17:52 ` [PATCH v2 00/21] Refine memblock API aford173
2019-09-25 12:12   ` festevam
2019-09-25 12:17     ` aford173
2019-09-25 15:17       ` festevam
2019-09-26 13:09         ` aford173
2019-09-26 16:04           ` rppt
2019-09-26 19:35             ` aford173
2019-09-28  7:33               ` rppt
2019-09-29 13:33                 ` aford173
2019-10-02  0:14                   ` aford173
2019-10-02  7:36                     ` rppt
2019-10-02 11:14                       ` aford173

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