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From: akpm@linux-foundation.org
To: mm-commits@vger.kernel.org, zeil@yandex-team.ru,
	tony.luck@intel.com, osalvador@suse.de, mike.kravetz@oracle.com,
	mhocko@kernel.org, david@redhat.com, dave.hansen@intel.com,
	aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com, aneesh.kumar@linux.ibm.com,
	naoya.horiguchi@nec.com
Subject: + mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased.patch added to -mm tree
Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 12:19:26 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20200624191926.Ob2AB%akpm@linux-foundation.org> (raw)


The patch titled
     Subject: mm,madvise: call soft_offline_page() without MF_COUNT_INCREASED
has been added to the -mm tree.  Its filename is
     mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased.patch

This patch should soon appear at
    http://ozlabs.org/~akpm/mmots/broken-out/mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased.patch
and later at
    http://ozlabs.org/~akpm/mmotm/broken-out/mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased.patch

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From: Naoya Horiguchi <naoya.horiguchi@nec.com>
Subject: mm,madvise: call soft_offline_page() without MF_COUNT_INCREASED

The call to get_user_pages_fast is only to get the pointer to a struct
page of a given address, pinning it is memory-poisoning handler's job, so
drop the refcount grabbed by get_user_pages_fast().

Note that the target page is still pinned after this put_page() because
the current process should have refcount from mapping.

Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20200624150137.7052-4-nao.horiguchi@gmail.com
Signed-off-by: Naoya Horiguchi <naoya.horiguchi@nec.com>
Signed-off-by: Oscar Salvador <osalvador@suse.de>
Cc: "Aneesh Kumar K.V" <aneesh.kumar@linux.ibm.com>
Cc: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc: Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@intel.com>
Cc: David Hildenbrand <david@redhat.com>
Cc: Dmitry Yakunin <zeil@yandex-team.ru>
Cc: Michal Hocko <mhocko@kernel.org>
Cc: Mike Kravetz <mike.kravetz@oracle.com>
Cc: Tony Luck <tony.luck@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
---

 mm/madvise.c |   24 ++++++++++++------------
 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+), 12 deletions(-)

--- a/mm/madvise.c~mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased
+++ a/mm/madvise.c
@@ -893,16 +893,24 @@ static int madvise_inject_error(int beha
 		 */
 		size = page_size(compound_head(page));
 
-		if (PageHWPoison(page)) {
-			put_page(page);
+		/*
+		 * The get_user_pages_fast() is just to get the pfn of the
+		 * given address, and the refcount has nothing to do with
+		 * what we try to test, so it should be released immediately.
+		 * This is racy but it's intended because the real hardware
+		 * errors could happen at any moment and memory error handlers
+		 * must properly handle the race.
+		 */
+		put_page(page);
+
+		if (PageHWPoison(page))
 			continue;
-		}
 
 		if (behavior == MADV_SOFT_OFFLINE) {
 			pr_info("Soft offlining pfn %#lx at process virtual address %#lx\n",
 					pfn, start);
 
-			ret = soft_offline_page(pfn, MF_COUNT_INCREASED);
+			ret = soft_offline_page(pfn, 0);
 			if (ret)
 				return ret;
 			continue;
@@ -910,14 +918,6 @@ static int madvise_inject_error(int beha
 
 		pr_info("Injecting memory failure for pfn %#lx at process virtual address %#lx\n",
 				pfn, start);

             reply	other threads:[~2020-06-24 19:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-24 19:19 akpm [this message]
2020-07-03 22:14 incoming Andrew Morton
2020-07-16 21:45 ` + mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased.patch added to -mm tree Andrew Morton
2020-07-24  4:14 incoming Andrew Morton
2020-07-31 20:05 ` + mmmadvise-call-soft_offline_page-without-mf_count_increased.patch added to -mm tree Andrew Morton
2020-11-20 23:58 akpm

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