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From: Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, stable@vger.kernel.org
Cc: "zhangyi (F)" <yi.zhang@huawei.com>, Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>,
	Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>, Jens Axboe <axboe@kernel.dk>,
	Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org>,
	linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 12/59] block_dump: remove block_dump feature in mark_inode_dirty()
Date: Mon,  5 Jul 2021 11:27:28 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210705152815.1520546-12-sashal@kernel.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210705152815.1520546-1-sashal@kernel.org>

From: "zhangyi (F)" <yi.zhang@huawei.com>

[ Upstream commit 12e0613715e1cf305fffafaf0e89d810d9a85cc0 ]

block_dump is an old debugging interface, one of it's functions is used
to print the information about who write which file on disk. If we
enable block_dump through /proc/sys/vm/block_dump and turn on debug log
level, we can gather information about write process name, target file
name and disk from kernel message. This feature is realized in
block_dump___mark_inode_dirty(), it print above information into kernel
message directly when marking inode dirty, so it is noisy and can easily
trigger log storm. At the same time, get the dentry refcount is also not
safe, we found it will lead to deadlock on ext4 file system with
data=journal mode.

After tracepoints has been introduced into the kernel, we got a
tracepoint in __mark_inode_dirty(), which is a better replacement of
block_dump___mark_inode_dirty(). The only downside is that it only trace
the inode number and not a file name, but it probably doesn't matter
because the original printed file name in block_dump is not accurate in
some cases, and we can still find it through the inode number and device
id. So this patch delete the dirting inode part of block_dump feature.

Signed-off-by: zhangyi (F) <yi.zhang@huawei.com>
Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>
Reviewed-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>
Link: https://lore.kernel.org/r/20210313030146.2882027-2-yi.zhang@huawei.com
Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <axboe@kernel.dk>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org>
---
 fs/fs-writeback.c | 25 -------------------------
 1 file changed, 25 deletions(-)

diff --git a/fs/fs-writeback.c b/fs/fs-writeback.c
index e91980f49388..7c46d1588a19 100644
--- a/fs/fs-writeback.c
+++ b/fs/fs-writeback.c
@@ -2205,28 +2205,6 @@ int dirtytime_interval_handler(struct ctl_table *table, int write,
 	return ret;
 }
 
-static noinline void block_dump___mark_inode_dirty(struct inode *inode)
-{
-	if (inode->i_ino || strcmp(inode->i_sb->s_id, "bdev")) {
-		struct dentry *dentry;
-		const char *name = "?";
-
-		dentry = d_find_alias(inode);
-		if (dentry) {
-			spin_lock(&dentry->d_lock);
-			name = (const char *) dentry->d_name.name;
-		}
-		printk(KERN_DEBUG
-		       "%s(%d): dirtied inode %lu (%s) on %s\n",
-		       current->comm, task_pid_nr(current), inode->i_ino,
-		       name, inode->i_sb->s_id);
-		if (dentry) {
-			spin_unlock(&dentry->d_lock);
-			dput(dentry);
-		}
-	}
-}
-
 /**
  * __mark_inode_dirty -	internal function to mark an inode dirty
  *
@@ -2296,9 +2274,6 @@ void __mark_inode_dirty(struct inode *inode, int flags)
 	    (dirtytime && (inode->i_state & I_DIRTY_INODE)))
 		return;
 
-	if (unlikely(block_dump))
-		block_dump___mark_inode_dirty(inode);
-
 	spin_lock(&inode->i_lock);
 	if (dirtytime && (inode->i_state & I_DIRTY_INODE))
 		goto out_unlock_inode;
-- 
2.30.2


  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-07-05 15:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 45+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-05 15:27 [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 01/59] HID: do not use down_interruptible() when unbinding devices Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 02/59] EDAC/ti: Add missing MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 03/59] ACPI: PM: s2idle: Add missing LPS0 functions for AMD Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 04/59] ACPI: scan: Rearrange dep_unmet initialization Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 05/59] ACPI: processor idle: Fix up C-state latency if not ordered Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 06/59] hv_utils: Fix passing zero to 'PTR_ERR' warning Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 07/59] lib: vsprintf: Fix handling of number field widths in vsscanf Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 08/59] Input: goodix - platform/x86: touchscreen_dmi - Move upside down quirks to touchscreen_dmi.c Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 09/59] platform/x86: touchscreen_dmi: Add an extra entry for the upside down Goodix touchscreen on Teclast X89 tablets Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 10/59] platform/x86: touchscreen_dmi: Add info for the Goodix GT912 panel of TM800A550L tablets Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 11/59] ACPI: EC: Make more Asus laptops use ECDT _GPE Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` Sasha Levin [this message]
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 13/59] blk-mq: grab rq->refcount before calling ->fn in blk_mq_tagset_busy_iter Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 14/59] blk-mq: clear stale request in tags->rq[] before freeing one request pool Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 15/59] fs: dlm: fix srcu read lock usage Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 16/59] fs: dlm: reconnect if socket error report occurs Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 17/59] fs: dlm: cancel work sync othercon Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 18/59] fs: dlm: fix connection tcp EOF handling Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 19/59] random32: Fix implicit truncation warning in prandom_seed_state() Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 20/59] open: don't silently ignore unknown O-flags in openat2() Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 21/59] drivers: hv: Fix missing error code in vmbus_connect() Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 22/59] fs: dlm: fix lowcomms_start error case Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 23/59] fs: dlm: fix memory leak when fenced Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 24/59] ACPICA: Fix memory leak caused by _CID repair function Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 25/59] ACPI: bus: Call kobject_put() in acpi_init() error path Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 26/59] ACPI: resources: Add checks for ACPI IRQ override Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 27/59] HID: hid-input: add Surface Go battery quirk Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 28/59] HID: sony: fix freeze when inserting ghlive ps3/wii dongles Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 29/59] block: fix race between adding/removing rq qos and normal IO Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 30/59] platform/x86: asus-nb-wmi: Revert "Drop duplicate DMI quirk structures" Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 31/59] platform/x86: asus-nb-wmi: Revert "add support for ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 and G15" Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 17:08   ` Hans de Goede
2021-07-05 17:09     ` Hans de Goede
2021-07-09 22:50       ` Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 32/59] platform/x86: toshiba_acpi: Fix missing error code in toshiba_acpi_setup_keyboard() Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 33/59] nvme-pci: fix var. type for increasing cq_head Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 34/59] nvmet-fc: do not check for invalid target port in nvmet_fc_handle_fcp_rqst() Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 35/59] EDAC/Intel: Do not load EDAC driver when running as a guest Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 36/59] tools/power/x86/intel-speed-select: Fix uncore memory frequency display Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 37/59] PCI: hv: Add check for hyperv_initialized in init_hv_pci_drv() Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 38/59] cifs: improve fallocate emulation Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 39/59] cifs: fix check of dfs interlinks Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 40/59] cifs: retry lookup and readdir when EAGAIN is returned Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 41/59] smb3: fix uninitialized value for port in witness protocol move Sasha Levin
2021-07-05 15:27 ` [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.13 42/59] cifs: fix SMB1 error path in cifs_get_file_info_unix Sasha Levin

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