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From: Corey Minyard <minyard@acm.org>
To: "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@kernel.org>
Cc: Amol Grover <frextrite@gmail.com>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>,
	openipmi-developer@lists.sourceforge.net,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel-mentees@lists.linuxfoundation.org,
	Joel Fernandes <joel@joelfernandes.org>,
	Madhuparna Bhowmik <madhuparnabhowmik04@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3] drivers: char: ipmi: ipmi_msghandler: Pass lockdep expression to RCU lists
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 07:04:07 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20200213130407.GQ7842@minyard.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200212214956.GT2935@paulmck-ThinkPad-P72>

On Wed, Feb 12, 2020 at 01:49:56PM -0800, Paul E. McKenney wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 12, 2020 at 07:45:52AM -0600, Corey Minyard wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 06:55:22PM +0530, Amol Grover wrote:
> > > intf->cmd_rcvrs is traversed with list_for_each_entry_rcu
> > > outside an RCU read-side critical section but under the
> > > protection of intf->cmd_rcvrs_mutex.
> > > 
> > > ipmi_interfaces is traversed using list_for_each_entry_rcu
> > > outside an RCU read-side critical section but under the protection
> > > of ipmi_interfaces_mutex.
> > > 
> > > Hence, add the corresponding lockdep expression to the list traversal
> > > primitive to silence false-positive lockdep warnings, and
> > > harden RCU lists.
> > > 
> > > Add macro for the corresponding lockdep expression to make the code
> > > clean and concise.
> > > 
> > > Signed-off-by: Amol Grover <frextrite@gmail.com>
> > 
> > After reading everything, I think this is correct, but I would like
> > Paul's stamp of approval on this.
> 
> Acked-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@kernel.org>
> 
> But note that I did not trace the locking in the case of ipmi_add_smi().
> I did the others, so lockdep can do the last one.  ;-)

Thanks, it's in my queue for 5.7.

-corey

> 
> 							Thanx, Paul
> 
> > Thanks,
> > 
> > -corey
> > 
> > > ---
> > > v3:
> > > - Remove rcu_read_lock_held() from lockdep expression since it is
> > >   implicitly checked.
> > > - Remove unintended macro usage.
> > >  
> > > v2:
> > > - Fix sparse error
> > >   CHECK: Alignment should match open parenthesis
> > > 
> > >  drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_msghandler.c | 14 ++++++++++----
> > >  1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
> > > 
> > > diff --git a/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_msghandler.c b/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_msghandler.c
> > > index cad9563f8f48..64ba16dcb681 100644
> > > --- a/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_msghandler.c
> > > +++ b/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_msghandler.c
> > > @@ -618,6 +618,8 @@ static DEFINE_MUTEX(ipmidriver_mutex);
> > >  
> > >  static LIST_HEAD(ipmi_interfaces);
> > >  static DEFINE_MUTEX(ipmi_interfaces_mutex);
> > > +#define ipmi_interfaces_mutex_held() \
> > > +	lockdep_is_held(&ipmi_interfaces_mutex)
> > >  static struct srcu_struct ipmi_interfaces_srcu;
> > >  
> > >  /*
> > > @@ -1321,7 +1323,8 @@ static void _ipmi_destroy_user(struct ipmi_user *user)
> > >  	 * synchronize_srcu()) then free everything in that list.
> > >  	 */
> > >  	mutex_lock(&intf->cmd_rcvrs_mutex);
> > > -	list_for_each_entry_rcu(rcvr, &intf->cmd_rcvrs, link) {
> > > +	list_for_each_entry_rcu(rcvr, &intf->cmd_rcvrs, link,
> > > +				lockdep_is_held(&intf->cmd_rcvrs_mutex)) {
> > >  		if (rcvr->user == user) {
> > >  			list_del_rcu(&rcvr->link);
> > >  			rcvr->next = rcvrs;
> > > @@ -1599,7 +1602,8 @@ static struct cmd_rcvr *find_cmd_rcvr(struct ipmi_smi *intf,
> > >  {
> > >  	struct cmd_rcvr *rcvr;
> > >  
> > > -	list_for_each_entry_rcu(rcvr, &intf->cmd_rcvrs, link) {
> > > +	list_for_each_entry_rcu(rcvr, &intf->cmd_rcvrs, link,
> > > +				lockdep_is_held(&intf->cmd_rcvrs_mutex)) {
> > >  		if ((rcvr->netfn == netfn) && (rcvr->cmd == cmd)
> > >  					&& (rcvr->chans & (1 << chan)))
> > >  			return rcvr;
> > > @@ -1614,7 +1618,8 @@ static int is_cmd_rcvr_exclusive(struct ipmi_smi *intf,
> > >  {
> > >  	struct cmd_rcvr *rcvr;
> > >  
> > > -	list_for_each_entry_rcu(rcvr, &intf->cmd_rcvrs, link) {
> > > +	list_for_each_entry_rcu(rcvr, &intf->cmd_rcvrs, link,
> > > +				lockdep_is_held(&intf->cmd_rcvrs_mutex)) {
> > >  		if ((rcvr->netfn == netfn) && (rcvr->cmd == cmd)
> > >  					&& (rcvr->chans & chans))
> > >  			return 0;
> > > @@ -3450,7 +3455,8 @@ int ipmi_add_smi(struct module         *owner,
> > >  	/* Look for a hole in the numbers. */
> > >  	i = 0;
> > >  	link = &ipmi_interfaces;
> > > -	list_for_each_entry_rcu(tintf, &ipmi_interfaces, link) {
> > > +	list_for_each_entry_rcu(tintf, &ipmi_interfaces, link,
> > > +				ipmi_interfaces_mutex_held()) {
> > >  		if (tintf->intf_num != i) {
> > >  			link = &tintf->link;
> > >  			break;
> > > -- 
> > > 2.24.1
> > > 

      reply	other threads:[~2020-02-13 13:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-01-17 13:25 Amol Grover
2020-02-12 13:45 ` Corey Minyard
2020-02-12 21:49   ` Paul E. McKenney
2020-02-13 13:04     ` Corey Minyard [this message]

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