powerpc/rtas: Introduce rtas_get_sensor_fast() for IRQ handlers

Michael Ellerman mpe at ellerman.id.au
Mon Aug 3 11:35:03 AEST 2015

On Fri, 2015-17-07 at 10:46:58 UTC, Thomas Huth wrote:
> The EPOW interrupt handler uses rtas_get_sensor(), which in turn
> uses rtas_busy_delay() to wait for RTAS becoming ready in case it
> is necessary. But rtas_busy_delay() is annotated with might_sleep()
> and thus may not be used by interrupts handlers like the EPOW handler!
> This leads to the following BUG when CONFIG_DEBUG_ATOMIC_SLEEP is
> enabled:
>  BUG: sleeping function called from invalid context at arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas.c:496
>  in_atomic(): 1, irqs_disabled(): 1, pid: 0, name: swapper/1
>  CPU: 1 PID: 0 Comm: swapper/1 Not tainted 4.2.0-rc2-thuth #6
>  Call Trace:
>  [c00000007ffe7b90] [c000000000807670] dump_stack+0xa0/0xdc (unreliable)
>  [c00000007ffe7bc0] [c0000000000e1f14] ___might_sleep+0x134/0x180
>  [c00000007ffe7c20] [c00000000002aec0] rtas_busy_delay+0x30/0xd0
>  [c00000007ffe7c50] [c00000000002bde4] rtas_get_sensor+0x74/0xe0
>  [c00000007ffe7ce0] [c000000000083264] ras_epow_interrupt+0x44/0x450
>  [c00000007ffe7d90] [c000000000120260] handle_irq_event_percpu+0xa0/0x300
>  [c00000007ffe7e70] [c000000000120524] handle_irq_event+0x64/0xc0
>  [c00000007ffe7eb0] [c000000000124dbc] handle_fasteoi_irq+0xec/0x260
>  [c00000007ffe7ef0] [c00000000011f4f0] generic_handle_irq+0x50/0x80
>  [c00000007ffe7f20] [c000000000010f3c] __do_irq+0x8c/0x200
>  [c00000007ffe7f90] [c0000000000236cc] call_do_irq+0x14/0x24
>  [c00000007e6f39e0] [c000000000011144] do_IRQ+0x94/0x110
>  [c00000007e6f3a30] [c000000000002594] hardware_interrupt_common+0x114/0x180
> Fix this issue by introducing a new rtas_get_sensor_fast() function
> that does not use rtas_busy_delay() - and thus can only be used for
> sensors that do not cause a BUSY condition (which should be the case
> for the sensor that is queried by the EPOW IRQ handler).
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Huth <thuth at redhat.com>
> Reviewed-by: Nathan Fontenot <nfont at linux.vnet.ibm.com>

Applied to powerpc next, thanks.



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