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From: Jens Axboe <>
To: Guenter Roeck <>,
	Michal Simek <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] xsysace: Fix error handling in ace_setup
Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2019 17:06:21 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 4/5/19 4:44 PM, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> Hi,
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 08:49:56AM -0800, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>> If xace hardware reports a bad version number, the error handling code
>> in ace_setup() calls put_disk(), followed by queue cleanup. However, since
>> the disk data structure has the queue pointer set, put_disk() also
>> cleans and releases the queue. This results in blk_cleanup_queue()
>> accessing an already released data structure, which in turn may result
>> in a crash such as the following.
> This crash is now quite persistent in mainline. The fix didn't make it.
> Should I stop testing virtex-ml507 with qemu ?

I've applied the fix now.

But given Michal's comments, should we kill the driver for 5.2?

Jens Axboe

  reply	other threads:[~2019-04-05 23:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-02-19 16:49 Guenter Roeck
2019-02-20  7:09 ` Michal Simek
2019-02-20 11:13   ` Guenter Roeck
2019-04-05 22:44 ` Guenter Roeck
2019-04-05 23:06   ` Jens Axboe [this message]
2019-04-06 19:34     ` Guenter Roeck
2019-04-08  5:36       ` Michal Simek

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