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From: Guenter Roeck <linux@roeck-us.net>
To: Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, elver@google.com,
	tglx@linutronix.de, paulmck@kernel.org, mingo@kernel.org,
	peterz@infradead.org, "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>,
	rppt@kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v5 04/18] sparc32: mm: Reduce allocation size for PMD and PTE tables
Date: Mon, 18 May 2020 02:48:18 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <418aa44b-6fb3-c3d8-a920-1a26e5edec62@roeck-us.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200518083715.GA31383@willie-the-truck>

On 5/18/20 1:37 AM, Will Deacon wrote:
> On Sat, May 16, 2020 at 05:07:50PM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>> On Sat, May 16, 2020 at 05:00:50PM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>>> On Mon, May 11, 2020 at 09:41:36PM +0100, Will Deacon wrote:
>>>> Now that the page table allocator can free page table allocations
>>>> smaller than PAGE_SIZE, reduce the size of the PMD and PTE allocations
>>>> to avoid needlessly wasting memory.
>>>>
>>>> Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
>>>> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
>>>> Signed-off-by: Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>
>>>
>>> Something in the sparc32 patches in linux-next causes all my sparc32 emulations
>>> to crash. bisect points to this patch, but reverting it doesn't help, and neither
>>> does reverting the rest of the series.
>>>
>> Actually, turns out I see the same pattern (lots of scheduling while atomic
>> followed by 'killing interrupt handler' in cryptomgr_test) with several
>> powerpc boot tests.  I am currently bisecting those crashes. I'll report
>> the results here as well as soon as I have it.
> 
> FWIW, I retested my sparc32 patches with PREEMPT=y and I don't see any
> issues. However, linux-next is a different story, where I don't get very far
> at all:
> 
> BUG: Bad page state in process swapper  pfn:005b4
> 
> If you're seeing this on powerpc too, I wonder if it's related to:
> 
> https://lore.kernel.org/r/20200514170327.31389-1-rppt@kernel.org
> 
> since I think it just hit -next and the diffstat is all over the place. I've
> added Mike to CC just in case.
> 

Here are the bisect results for ppc:

# bad: [bdecf38f228bcca73b31ada98b5b7ba1215eb9c9] Add linux-next specific files for 20200515
# good: [2ef96a5bb12be62ef75b5828c0aab838ebb29cb8] Linux 5.7-rc5
git bisect start 'HEAD' 'v5.7-rc5'
# good: [3674d7aa7a8e61d993886c2fb7c896c5ef85e988] Merge remote-tracking branch 'crypto/master'
git bisect good 3674d7aa7a8e61d993886c2fb7c896c5ef85e988
# good: [87f6f21783522e6d62127cf33ae5e95f50874beb] Merge remote-tracking branch 'spi/for-next'
git bisect good 87f6f21783522e6d62127cf33ae5e95f50874beb
# good: [5c428e8277d5d97c85126387d4e00aa5adde4400] Merge remote-tracking branch 'staging/staging-next'
git bisect good 5c428e8277d5d97c85126387d4e00aa5adde4400
# good: [f68de67ed934e7bdef4799fd7777c86f33f14982] Merge remote-tracking branch 'hyperv/hyperv-next'
git bisect good f68de67ed934e7bdef4799fd7777c86f33f14982
# bad: [54acd2dc52b069da59639eea0d0c92726f32fb01] mm/memblock: fix a typo in comment "implict"->"implicit"
git bisect bad 54acd2dc52b069da59639eea0d0c92726f32fb01
# good: [784a17aa58a529b84f7cc50f351ed4acf3bd11f3] mm: remove the pgprot argument to __vmalloc
git bisect good 784a17aa58a529b84f7cc50f351ed4acf3bd11f3
# good: [6cd8137ff37e9a37aee2d2a8889c8beb8eab192f] khugepaged: replace the usage of system(3) in the test
git bisect good 6cd8137ff37e9a37aee2d2a8889c8beb8eab192f
# bad: [6987da379826ed01b8a1cf046b67cc8cc10117cc] sparc: remove unnecessary includes
git bisect bad 6987da379826ed01b8a1cf046b67cc8cc10117cc
# good: [bc17b545388f64c09e83e367898e28f60277c584] mm/hugetlb: define a generic fallback for is_hugepage_only_range()
git bisect good bc17b545388f64c09e83e367898e28f60277c584
# good: [9b5aa5b43f957f03a1f4a9aff5f7924e2ebbc011] arch-kmap_atomic-consolidate-duplicate-code-checkpatch-fixes
git bisect good 9b5aa5b43f957f03a1f4a9aff5f7924e2ebbc011
# bad: [89194ba5ee31567eeee9c81101b334c8e3248198] arch/kmap: define kmap_atomic_prot() for all arch's
git bisect bad 89194ba5ee31567eeee9c81101b334c8e3248198
# good: [022785d2bea99f8bc2a37b7b6c525eea26f6ac59] arch-kunmap_atomic-consolidate-duplicate-code-checkpatch-fixes
git bisect good 022785d2bea99f8bc2a37b7b6c525eea26f6ac59
# good: [a13c2f39e3f0519ddee57d26cc66ec70e3546106] arch/kmap: don't hard code kmap_prot values
git bisect good a13c2f39e3f0519ddee57d26cc66ec70e3546106
# first bad commit: [89194ba5ee31567eeee9c81101b334c8e3248198] arch/kmap: define kmap_atomic_prot() for all arch's

I don't know if that is accurate either. Maybe things are so broken
that bisect gets confused, or the problem is due to interaction
between different patch series.

Guenter

  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-05-18  9:48 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 127+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-11 20:41 [PATCH v5 00/18] Rework READ_ONCE() to improve codegen Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 01/18] sparc32: mm: Fix argument checking in __srmmu_get_nocache() Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:37   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 02/18] sparc32: mm: Restructure sparc32 MMU page-table layout Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:37   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 03/18] sparc32: mm: Change pgtable_t type to pte_t * instead of struct page * Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 04/18] sparc32: mm: Reduce allocation size for PMD and PTE tables Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-17  0:00   ` [PATCH v5 04/18] " Guenter Roeck
2020-05-17  0:07     ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-18  8:37       ` Will Deacon
2020-05-18  9:18         ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-18  9:48         ` Guenter Roeck [this message]
2020-05-18 14:23           ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-18 16:08             ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-18 18:11               ` Ira Weiny
2020-05-18 18:14               ` Ira Weiny
2020-05-18 18:09             ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-18 18:21               ` Ira Weiny
2020-05-18 19:15               ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-19 16:40                 ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-20 17:03         ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-20 19:03           ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-20 19:51             ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-21 23:02               ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-24 12:32                 ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-24 14:01                   ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-26 13:26                   ` Will Deacon
2020-05-26 14:01                     ` Will Deacon
2020-05-26 15:21                       ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-26 16:18                       ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-26 16:29                         ` Mike Rapoport
2020-05-26 17:15                           ` Guenter Roeck
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 05/18] compiler/gcc: Raise minimum GCC version for kernel builds to 4.8 Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 06/18] netfilter: Avoid assigning 'const' pointer to non-const pointer Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 07/18] net: tls: " Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 08/18] fault_inject: Don't rely on "return value" from WRITE_ONCE() Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 09/18] arm64: csum: Disable KASAN for do_csum() Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 10/18] READ_ONCE: Simplify implementations of {READ,WRITE}_ONCE() Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 11/18] READ_ONCE: Enforce atomicity for {READ,WRITE}_ONCE() memory accesses Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 12/18] READ_ONCE: Drop pointer qualifiers when reading from scalar types Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 13/18] locking/barriers: Use '__unqual_scalar_typeof' for load-acquire macros Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 14/18] arm64: barrier: Use '__unqual_scalar_typeof' for acquire/release macros Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 15/18] gcov: Remove old GCC 3.4 support Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 16/18] kcsan: Rework data_race() so that it can be used by READ_ONCE() Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 17/18] READ_ONCE: Use data_race() to avoid KCSAN instrumentation Will Deacon
2020-05-12  8:23   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-12  9:49     ` Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-20 22:17     ` Borislav Petkov
2020-05-20 22:30       ` Marco Elver
2020-05-21  7:25         ` Borislav Petkov
2020-05-21  9:37           ` Marco Elver
2020-05-21  3:30       ` Nathan Chancellor
2020-05-22 16:08       ` [tip: locking/kcsan] compiler.h: Avoid nested statement expression in data_race() tip-bot2 for Marco Elver
2020-05-11 20:41 ` [PATCH v5 18/18] linux/compiler.h: Remove redundant '#else' Will Deacon
2020-05-12 14:36   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] " tip-bot2 for Will Deacon
2020-05-12  8:18 ` [PATCH v5 00/18] Rework READ_ONCE() to improve codegen Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-12 17:53   ` Marco Elver
2020-05-12 18:55     ` Marco Elver
2020-05-12 19:07     ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-12 20:31       ` Marco Elver
2020-05-13 11:10         ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-13 11:14           ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-13 11:48           ` Marco Elver
2020-05-13 12:32             ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-13 12:40               ` Will Deacon
2020-05-13 13:15                 ` Marco Elver
2020-05-13 13:24                   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-13 13:58                     ` Marco Elver
2020-05-14 11:21                       ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 11:24                         ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 11:35                         ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 12:01                         ` Will Deacon
2020-05-14 12:27                           ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 13:07                             ` Marco Elver
2020-05-14 13:14                               ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 12:20                         ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 14:13                       ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 14:20                         ` Marco Elver
2020-05-15  9:20                           ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-13 16:50                   ` Will Deacon
2020-05-13 17:32                     ` Marco Elver
2020-05-13 17:47                       ` Will Deacon
2020-05-13 18:54                         ` Marco Elver
2020-05-13 21:25                           ` Will Deacon
2020-05-14  7:31                             ` Marco Elver
2020-05-14 11:05                               ` Will Deacon
2020-05-14 13:35                                 ` Marco Elver
2020-05-14 13:47                                   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 13:50                                   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 13:56                                   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 14:24                                   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 15:09                                     ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-05-14 15:29                                       ` Marco Elver
2020-05-14 19:37                                         ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-05-15 13:55                                     ` David Laight
2020-05-15 14:04                                       ` Marco Elver
2020-05-15 14:07                                       ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-05-14 15:38                                   ` Paul E. McKenney
2020-05-22 16:08                                   ` [tip: locking/kcsan] kcsan: Restrict supported compilers tip-bot2 for Marco Elver
2020-06-03 18:52                                 ` [PATCH v5 00/18] Rework READ_ONCE() to improve codegen Borislav Petkov
2020-06-03 19:23                                   ` Marco Elver
2020-06-03 22:05                                     ` Borislav Petkov
2020-06-08 17:32                                     ` Martin Liška
2020-06-08 19:56                                       ` Marco Elver
2020-06-09 11:55                                         ` Martin Liška
2020-06-09 12:36                                           ` Martin Liška
2020-06-09 13:45                                             ` Marco Elver
2020-05-22 16:08                           ` [tip: locking/kcsan] kcsan: Remove 'noinline' from __no_kcsan_or_inline tip-bot2 for Marco Elver
2020-05-13 13:21                 ` [PATCH v5 00/18] Rework READ_ONCE() to improve codegen David Laight
2020-05-13 16:32                   ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-05-12 21:14       ` Will Deacon
2020-05-12 22:00         ` Marco Elver

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