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From: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
To: Andrey Konovalov <andreyknvl@google.com>
Cc: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy@linutronix.de>,
	Dmitry Vyukov <dvyukov@google.com>,
	USB list <linux-usb@vger.kernel.org>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	Alan Stern <stern@rowland.harvard.edu>,
	Shuah Khan <shuah@kernel.org>,
	Alexander Potapenko <glider@google.com>,
	Marco Elver <elver@google.com>,
	Aleksandr Nogikh <nogikh@google.com>,
	Nazime Hande Harputluoglu <handeharput@gmail.com>,
	Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4] kcov, usb: only collect coverage from __usb_hcd_giveback_urb in softirq
Date: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 16:32:53 +0100
Message-ID: <X66nJSTbppPoFneS@kroah.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAAeHK+yZEQ7r1bBWbUhdys8s1CntwpOyF+Fm+H=NiuK0g3KwYg@mail.gmail.com>

On Fri, Nov 13, 2020 at 02:42:44PM +0100, Andrey Konovalov wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 13, 2020 at 2:28 PM Sebastian Andrzej Siewior
> <bigeasy@linutronix.de> wrote:
> >
> > On 2020-11-13 13:51:19 [+0100], Andrey Konovalov wrote:
> > > Hi Sebastian,
> >
> > Hi Andrey,
> >
> > > Replaced with what and why?
> >
> > Linus requested in
> >         https://lkml.kernel.org/r/CAHk-=wht7kAeyR5xEW2ORj7m0hibVxZ3t+2ie8vNHLQfdbN2_g@mail.gmail.com/
> >
> > that drivers should not change their behaviour on context magic like
> > in_atomic(), in_interrupt() and so on.
> > The USB bits were posted in
> >         https://lkml.kernel.org/r/20201019100629.419020859@linutronix.de
> >
> > and merged (which is probably the same time as this patch).
> >
> > I haven't look what this code should do or does but there are HCDs for
> > which this is never true like the UHCI/OHCI controller for instance.
> 
> We could go back to adding softirq-specific kcov callbacks. Perhaps
> with a simpler implementation than what we had before to only cover
> this case. Something like kcov_remote_start_usb_softirq() and
> kcov_remote_stop_softirq() that do the softirq check internally.
> 
> Greg, what would you prefer?

I really have no idea, sorry.

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Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-10-16 13:57 Andrey Konovalov
2020-10-16 14:33 ` Dmitry Vyukov
2020-11-13 12:30 ` Sebastian Andrzej Siewior
2020-11-13 12:51   ` Andrey Konovalov
2020-11-13 13:28     ` Sebastian Andrzej Siewior
2020-11-13 13:42       ` Andrey Konovalov
2020-11-13 15:32         ` Greg Kroah-Hartman [this message]
2020-11-13 15:47         ` Marco Elver
2020-11-23 23:42           ` Andrey Konovalov

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