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2010-08-13irq: Add new IRQ flag IRQF_NO_SUSPENDIan Campbell
commit 685fd0b4ea3f0f1d5385610b0d5b57775a8d5842 upstream. A small number of users of IRQF_TIMER are using it for the implied no suspend behaviour on interrupts which are not timer interrupts. Therefore add a new IRQF_NO_SUSPEND flag, rename IRQF_TIMER to __IRQF_TIMER and redefine IRQF_TIMER in terms of these new flags. Signed-off-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@citrix.com> Cc: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@goop.org> Cc: Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov@gmail.com> Cc: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org> Cc: Grant Likely <grant.likely@secretlab.ca> Cc: xen-devel@lists.xensource.com Cc: linux-input@vger.kernel.org Cc: linuxppc-dev@ozlabs.org Cc: devicetree-discuss@lists.ozlabs.org LKML-Reference: <1280398595-29708-1-git-send-email-ian.campbell@citrix.com> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-13net: Fix NETDEV_NOTIFY_PEERS to not conflict with NETDEV_BONDING_DESLAVE.David S. Miller
commit 38117d1495e587fbb10d6e55733139a27893cef5 upstream. Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-13l2tp: fix export of header file for userspaceJames Chapman
commit 4565956dc0847985c0403c9ebbf274b6a122e1e2 upstream. The header file l2tp.h should be exported to the installed include/linux/ tree for userspace programs. This patch fixes compilation errors in L2TP userspace apps which want to use the new L2TP support introduced in 2.6.35. Signed-off-by: James Chapman <jchapman@katalix.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-13sched: Revert nohz_ratelimit() for nowPeter Zijlstra
commit 396e894d289d69bacf5acd983c97cd6e21a14c08 upstream. Norbert reported that nohz_ratelimit() causes his laptop to burn about 4W (40%) extra. For now back out the change and see if we can adjust the power management code to make better decisions. Reported-by: Norbert Preining <preining@logic.at> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Acked-by: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de> Cc: Arjan van de Ven <arjan@infradead.org> LKML-Reference: <new-submission> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-13USB delay init quirk for logitech Harmony 700-series devicesPhil Dibowitz
commit 93362a875fc69881ae69299efaf19a55a1f57db0 upstream. The Logitech Harmony 700 series needs an extra delay during initialization. This patch adds a USB quirk which enables such a delay and adds the device to the quirks list. Signed-off-by: Phil Dibowitz <phil@ipom.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-13bio, fs: update RWA_MASK, READA and SWRITE to match the corresponding ↵Tejun Heo
BIO_RW_* bits commit aca27ba9618276dd2f777bcd5a1419589ccf1ca8 upstream. Commit a82afdf (block: use the same failfast bits for bio and request) moved BIO_RW_* bits around such that they match up with REQ_* bits. Unfortunately, fs.h hard coded RW_MASK, RWA_MASK, READ, WRITE, READA and SWRITE as 0, 1, 2 and 3, and expected them to match with BIO_RW_* bits. READ/WRITE didn't change but BIO_RW_AHEAD was moved to bit 4 instead of bit 1, breaking RWA_MASK, READA and SWRITE. This patch updates RWA_MASK, READA and SWRITE such that they match the BIO_RW_* bits again. A follow up patch will update the definitions to directly use BIO_RW_* bits so that this kind of breakage won't happen again. Neil also spotted missing RWA_MASK conversion. Stable: The offending commit a82afdf was released with v2.6.32, so this patch should be applied to all kernels since then but it must _NOT_ be applied to kernels earlier than that. Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> Reported-and-bisected-by: Vladislav Bolkhovitin <vst@vlnb.net> Root-caused-by: Neil Brown <neilb@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <jaxboe@fusionio.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-13Fix sget() race with failing mountAl Viro
commit 7a4dec53897ecd3367efb1e12fe8a4edc47dc0e9 upstream. If sget() finds a matching superblock being set up, it'll grab an active reference to it and grab s_umount. That's fine - we'll wait for completion of foofs_get_sb() that way. However, if said foofs_get_sb() fails we'll end up holding the halfway-created superblock. deactivate_locked_super() called by foofs_get_sb() will just unlock the sucker since we are holding another active reference to it. What we need is a way to tell if superblock has been successfully set up. Unfortunately, neither ->s_root nor the check for MS_ACTIVE quite fit. Cheap and easy way, suitable for backport: new flag set by the (only) caller of ->get_sb(). If that flag isn't present by the time sget() grabbed s_umount on preexisting superblock it has found, it's seeing a stillborn and should just bury it with deactivate_locked_super() (and repeat the search). Longer term we want to set that flag in ->get_sb() instances (and check for it to distinguish between "sget() found us a live sb" and "sget() has allocated an sb, we need to set it up" in there, instead of checking ->s_root as we do now). Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-10drm/radeon: add new pci idsAlex Deucher
commit 1297c05a8dfb568c689f057d51a65eebe5ddc86f upstream. New evergreen and r7xx ids. Signed-off-by: Alex Deucher <alexdeucher@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-10arp_notify: allow drivers to explicitly request a notification event.Ian Campbell
commit 06c4648d46d1b757d6b9591a86810be79818b60c upstream. Currently such notifications are only generated when the device comes up or the address changes. However one use case for these notifications is to enable faster network recovery after a virtual machine migration (by causing switches to relearn their MAC tables). A migration appears to the network stack as a temporary loss of carrier and therefore does not trigger either of the current conditions. Rather than adding carrier up as a trigger (which can cause issues when interfaces a flapping) simply add an interface which the driver can use to explicitly trigger the notification. Signed-off-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@citrix.com> Cc: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@goop.org> Cc: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2010-08-01NFS: Fix a typo in include/linux/nfs_fs.hTrond Myklebust
nfs_commit_inode() needs to be defined irrespectively of whether or not we are supporting NFSv3 and NFSv4. Allow the compiler to optimise away code in the NFSv2-only case by converting it into an inlined stub function. Reported-and-tested-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-07-30NFS: kswapd must not block in nfs_release_pageTrond Myklebust
See https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16056 If other processes are blocked waiting for kswapd to free up some memory so that they can make progress, then we cannot allow kswapd to block on those processes. Signed-off-by: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com> Cc: stable@kernel.org
2010-07-29CRED: Fix __task_cred()'s lockdep check and banner commentDavid Howells
Fix __task_cred()'s lockdep check by removing the following validation condition: lockdep_tasklist_lock_is_held() as commit_creds() does not take the tasklist_lock, and nor do most of the functions that call it, so this check is pointless and it can prevent detection of the RCU lock not being held if the tasklist_lock is held. Instead, add the following validation condition: task->exit_state >= 0 to permit the access if the target task is dead and therefore unable to change its own credentials. Fix __task_cred()'s comment to: (1) discard the bit that says that the caller must prevent the target task from being deleted. That shouldn't need saying. (2) Add a comment indicating the result of __task_cred() should not be passed directly to get_cred(), but rather than get_task_cred() should be used instead. Also put a note into the documentation to enforce this point there too. Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com> Acked-by: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Cc: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-07-29CRED: Fix get_task_cred() and task_state() to not resurrect dead credentialsDavid Howells
It's possible for get_task_cred() as it currently stands to 'corrupt' a set of credentials by incrementing their usage count after their replacement by the task being accessed. What happens is that get_task_cred() can race with commit_creds(): TASK_1 TASK_2 RCU_CLEANER -->get_task_cred(TASK_2) rcu_read_lock() __cred = __task_cred(TASK_2) -->commit_creds() old_cred = TASK_2->real_cred TASK_2->real_cred = ... put_cred(old_cred) call_rcu(old_cred) [__cred->usage == 0] get_cred(__cred) [__cred->usage == 1] rcu_read_unlock() -->put_cred_rcu() [__cred->usage == 1] panic() However, since a tasks credentials are generally not changed very often, we can reasonably make use of a loop involving reading the creds pointer and using atomic_inc_not_zero() to attempt to increment it if it hasn't already hit zero. If successful, we can safely return the credentials in the knowledge that, even if the task we're accessing has released them, they haven't gone to the RCU cleanup code. We then change task_state() in procfs to use get_task_cred() rather than calling get_cred() on the result of __task_cred(), as that suffers from the same problem. Without this change, a BUG_ON in __put_cred() or in put_cred_rcu() can be tripped when it is noticed that the usage count is not zero as it ought to be, for example: kernel BUG at kernel/cred.c:168! invalid opcode: 0000 [#1] SMP last sysfs file: /sys/kernel/mm/ksm/run CPU 0 Pid: 2436, comm: master Not tainted 2.6.33.3-85.fc13.x86_64 #1 0HR330/OptiPlex 745 RIP: 0010:[<ffffffff81069881>] [<ffffffff81069881>] __put_cred+0xc/0x45 RSP: 0018:ffff88019e7e9eb8 EFLAGS: 00010202 RAX: 0000000000000001 RBX: ffff880161514480 RCX: 00000000ffffffff RDX: 00000000ffffffff RSI: ffff880140c690c0 RDI: ffff880140c690c0 RBP: ffff88019e7e9eb8 R08: 00000000000000d0 R09: 0000000000000000 R10: 0000000000000001 R11: 0000000000000040 R12: ffff880140c690c0 R13: ffff88019e77aea0 R14: 00007fff336b0a5c R15: 0000000000000001 FS: 00007f12f50d97c0(0000) GS:ffff880007400000(0000) knlGS:0000000000000000 CS: 0010 DS: 0000 ES: 0000 CR0: 0000000080050033 CR2: 00007f8f461bc000 CR3: 00000001b26ce000 CR4: 00000000000006f0 DR0: 0000000000000000 DR1: 0000000000000000 DR2: 0000000000000000 DR3: 0000000000000000 DR6: 00000000ffff0ff0 DR7: 0000000000000400 Process master (pid: 2436, threadinfo ffff88019e7e8000, task ffff88019e77aea0) Stack: ffff88019e7e9ec8 ffffffff810698cd ffff88019e7e9ef8 ffffffff81069b45 <0> ffff880161514180 ffff880161514480 ffff880161514180 0000000000000000 <0> ffff88019e7e9f28 ffffffff8106aace 0000000000000001 0000000000000246 Call Trace: [<ffffffff810698cd>] put_cred+0x13/0x15 [<ffffffff81069b45>] commit_creds+0x16b/0x175 [<ffffffff8106aace>] set_current_groups+0x47/0x4e [<ffffffff8106ac89>] sys_setgroups+0xf6/0x105 [<ffffffff81009b02>] system_call_fastpath+0x16/0x1b Code: 48 8d 71 ff e8 7e 4e 15 00 85 c0 78 0b 8b 75 ec 48 89 df e8 ef 4a 15 00 48 83 c4 18 5b c9 c3 55 8b 07 8b 07 48 89 e5 85 c0 74 04 <0f> 0b eb fe 65 48 8b 04 25 00 cc 00 00 48 3b b8 58 04 00 00 75 RIP [<ffffffff81069881>] __put_cred+0xc/0x45 RSP <ffff88019e7e9eb8> ---[ end trace df391256a100ebdd ]--- Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com> Acked-by: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-07-28Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/lrg/voltage-2.6 * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/lrg/voltage-2.6: davinci: da850/omap-l138 evm: account for DEFDCDC{2,3} being tied high regulator: tps6507x: allow driver to use DEFDCDC{2,3}_HIGH register wm8350-regulator: fix wm8350_register_regulator error handling ab3100: fix off-by-one value range checking for voltage selector
2010-07-28regulator: tps6507x: allow driver to use DEFDCDC{2,3}_HIGH registerAnuj Aggarwal
Acked-by: Mark Brown <broonie@opensource.wolfsonmicro.com> In TPS6507x, depending on the status of DEFDCDC{2,3} pin either DEFDCDC{2,3}_LOW or DEFDCDC{2,3}_HIGH register needs to be read or programmed to change the output voltage. The current driver assumes DEFDCDC{2,3} pins are always tied low and thus operates only on DEFDCDC{2,3}_LOW register. This need not always be the case (as is found on OMAP-L138 EVM). Unfortunately, software cannot read the status of DEFDCDC{2,3} pins. So, this information is passed through platform data depending on how the board is wired. Signed-off-by: Anuj Aggarwal <anuj.aggarwal@ti.com> Signed-off-by: Sekhar Nori <nsekhar@ti.com> Signed-off-by: Liam Girdwood <lrg@slimlogic.co.uk>
2010-07-27Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: s2io: fixing DBG_PRINT() macro ath9k: fix dma direction for map/unmap in ath_rx_tasklet net: dev_forward_skb should call nf_reset net sched: fix race in mirred device removal tun: avoid BUG, dump packet on GSO errors bonding: set device in RLB ARP packet handler wimax/i2400m: Add PID & VID for Intel WiMAX 6250 ipv6: Don't add routes to ipv6 disabled interfaces. net: Fix skb_copy_expand() handling of ->csum_start net: Fix corruption of skb csum field in pskb_expand_head() of net/core/skbuff.c macvtap: Limit packet queue length ixgbe/igb: catch invalid VF settings bnx2x: Advance a module version bnx2x: Protect statistics ramrod and sequence number bnx2x: Protect a SM state change wireless: use netif_rx_ni in ieee80211_send_layer2_update
2010-07-26Merge branch 'release' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/lenb/linux-acpi-2.6 * 'release' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/lenb/linux-acpi-2.6: ACPI / Sleep: Allow the NVS saving to be skipped during suspend to RAM ACPI: create "processor.bm_check_disable" boot param ACPI: skip checking BM_STS if the BIOS doesn't ask for it ACPI: fix unused function warning ACPI: processor: fix processor_physically_present on UP ACPI video: fix string mismatch for Sony SR290 laptop ACPI battery: don't invoke power_supply_changed twice when battery is hot-added ACPI: handle systems which asynchoronously enable ACPI mode
2010-07-24net sched: fix race in mirred device removalstephen hemminger
This fixes hang when target device of mirred packet classifier action is removed. If a mirror or redirection action is configured to cause packets to go to another device, the classifier holds a ref count, but was assuming the adminstrator cleaned up all redirections before removing. The fix is to add a notifier and cleanup during unregister. The new list is implicitly protected by RTNL mutex because it is held during filter add/delete as well as notifier. Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@vyatta.com> Acked-by: Jamal Hadi Salim <hadi@cyberus.ca> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-07-24Merge branch 'bugzilla-16396' into releaseLen Brown
2010-07-24ACPI / Sleep: Allow the NVS saving to be skipped during suspend to RAMRafael J. Wysocki
Commit 2a6b69765ad794389f2fc3e14a0afa1a995221c2 (ACPI: Store NVS state even when entering suspend to RAM) caused the ACPI suspend code save the NVS area during suspend and restore it during resume unconditionally, although it is known that some systems need to use acpi_sleep=s4_nonvs for hibernation to work. To allow the affected systems to avoid saving and restoring the NVS area during suspend to RAM and resume, introduce kernel command line option acpi_sleep=nonvs and make acpi_sleep=s4_nonvs work as its alias temporarily (add acpi_sleep=s4_nonvs to the feature removal file). Addresses https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16396 . Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rjw@sisk.pl> Reported-and-tested-by: tomas m <tmezzadra@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2010-07-23Merge branch 'merge' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/benh/powerpc * 'merge' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/benh/powerpc: vmlinux.lds: fix .data..init_task output section (fix popwerpc boot) powerpc: Fix erroneous lmb->memblock conversions powerpc/mm: Add some debug output when hash insertion fails powerpc/mm: Fix bugs in huge page hashing powerpc/mm: Move around testing of _PAGE_PRESENT in hash code powerpc/mm: Handle hypervisor pte insert failure in __hash_page_huge powerpc/kexec: Fix boundary case for book-e kexec memory limits
2010-07-23Merge branch 'perf-fixes-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip * 'perf-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: perf tools: Fix fallback to cplus_demangle() when bfd_demangle() is not available perf annotate: Fix handling of goto labels that are valid hex numbers tracing: Properly align linker defined symbols perf symbols: Fix directory descriptor leaking perf: Fix various display bugs with parent filtering
2010-07-23vmlinux.lds: fix .data..init_task output section (fix popwerpc boot)Sam Ravnborg
The .data..init_task output section was missing a load offset causing a popwerpc target to fail to boot. Sean MacLennan tracked it down to the definition of INIT_TASK_DATA_SECTION(). There are only two users of INIT_TASK_DATA_SECTION() in the kernel today: cris and popwerpc. cris do not support relocatable kernels and is thus not impacted by this change. Fix INIT_TASK_DATA_SECTION() to specify load offset like all other output sections. Reported-by: Sean MacLennan <smaclennan@pikatech.com> Signed-off-by: Sam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org> Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
2010-07-22Merge branch 'bugzilla-15886' into releaseLen Brown
2010-07-22ACPI: skip checking BM_STS if the BIOS doesn't ask for itLen Brown
It turns out that there is a bit in the _CST for Intel FFH C3 that tells the OS if we should be checking BM_STS or not. Linux has been unconditionally checking BM_STS. If the chip-set is configured to enable BM_STS, it can retard or completely prevent entry into deep C-states -- as illustrated by turbostat: http://userweb.kernel.org/~lenb/acpi/utils/pmtools/turbostat/ ref: Intel Processor Vendor-Specific ACPI Interface Specification table 4 "_CST FFH GAS Field Encoding" Bit 1: Set to 1 if OSPM should use Bus Master avoidance for this C-state https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15886 Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2010-07-22macvtap: Limit packet queue lengthHerbert Xu
Mark Wagner reported OOM symptoms when sending UDP traffic over a macvtap link to a kvm receiver. This appears to be caused by the fact that macvtap packet queues are unlimited in length. This means that if the receiver can't keep up with the rate of flow, then we will hit OOM. Of course it gets worse if the OOM killer then decides to kill the receiver. This patch imposes a cap on the packet queue length, in the same way as the tuntap driver, using the device TX queue length. Please note that macvtap currently has no way of giving congestion notification, that means the software device TX queue cannot be used and packets will always be dropped once the macvtap driver queue fills up. This shouldn't be a great problem for the scenario where macvtap is used to feed a kvm receiver, as the traffic is most likely external in origin so congestion notification can't be applied anyway. Of course, if anybody decides to complain about guest-to-guest UDP packet loss down the track, then we may have to revisit this. Incidentally, this patch also fixes a real memory leak when macvtap_get_queue fails. Chris Wright noticed that for this patch to work, we need a non-zero TX queue length. This patch includes his work to change the default macvtap TX queue length to 500. Reported-by: Mark Wagner <mwagner@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> Acked-by: Chris Wright <chrisw@sous-sol.org> Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-07-22Merge branch 'for_linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jwessel/linux-2.6-kgdb * 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jwessel/linux-2.6-kgdb: sysrq,kdb: Use __handle_sysrq() for kdb's sysrq function debug_core,kdb: fix kgdb_connected bit set in the wrong place Fix merge regression from external kdb to upstream kdb repair gdbstub to match the gdbserial protocol specification kdb: break out of kdb_ll() when command is terminated
2010-07-21sysrq,kdb: Use __handle_sysrq() for kdb's sysrq functionJason Wessel
The kdb code should not toggle the sysrq state in case an end user wants to try and resume the normal kernel execution. Signed-off-by: Jason Wessel <jason.wessel@windriver.com> Acked-by: Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov@gmail.com>
2010-07-21Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/sparc-2.6Linus Torvalds
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/sparc-2.6: math-emu: correct test for downshifting fraction in _FP_FROM_INT() perf: Add DWARF register lookup for sparc MAINTAINERS: Add SBUS driver path to sparc entry. drivers/sbus: Remove unnecessary casts of private_data sparc: remove homegrown L1_CACHE_ALIGN macro sparc64: fix the build error due to smp_kgdb_capture_client() sparc64: Fix maybe_change_configuration() PCR setting. arch/sparc/kernel: Eliminate what looks like a NULL pointer dereference sparc64: Update defconfig. sunsu: Fix use after free in su_remove(). sunserial: Don't call add_preferred_console() when console= is specified. sparc32: Kill none_mask, it's bogus.
2010-07-20math-emu: correct test for downshifting fraction in _FP_FROM_INT()Mikael Pettersson
The kernel's math-emu code contains a macro _FP_FROM_INT() which is used to convert an integer to a raw normalized floating-point value. It does this basically in three steps: 1. Compute the exponent from the number of leading zero bits. 2. Downshift large fractions to put the MSB in the right position for normalized fractions. 3. Upshift small fractions to put the MSB in the right position. There is an boundary error in step 2, causing a fraction with its MSB exactly one bit above the normalized MSB position to not be downshifted. This results in a non-normalized raw float, which when packed becomes a massively inaccurate representation for that input. The impact of this depends on a number of arch-specific factors, but it is known to have broken emulation of FXTOD instructions on UltraSPARC III, which was originally reported as GCC bug 44631 <http://gcc.gnu.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=44631>. Any arch which uses math-emu to emulate conversions from integers to same-size floats may be affected. The fix is simple: the exponent comparison used to determine if the fraction should be downshifted must be "<=" not "<". I'm sending a kernel module to test this as a reply to this message. There are also SPARC user-space test cases in the GCC bug entry. Signed-off-by: Mikael Pettersson <mikpe@it.uu.se> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-07-20Merge branch 'drm-fixes' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/airlied/drm-2.6 * 'drm-fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/airlied/drm-2.6: drm/r600: fix possible NULL pointer derefernce drm/radeon/kms: add quirk for ASUS HD 3600 board include/linux/vgaarb.h: add missing part of include guard drm/nouveau: Fix crashes during fbcon init on single head cards. drm/nouveau: fix pcirom vbios shadow breakage from acpi rom patch drm/radeon/kms: fix shared ddc harder drm/i915: enable low power render writes on GEN3 hardware. drm/i915: Define MI_ARB_STATE bits vmwgfx: return -EFAULT if copy_to_user fails fb: handle allocation failure in alloc_apertures() drm: radeon: check kzalloc() result drm/ttm: Fix build on architectures without AGP drm/radeon/kms: fix gtt MC base alignment on rs4xx/rs690/rs740 asics drm/radeon/kms: fix possible mis-detection of sideport on rs690/rs740 drm/radeon/kms: fix legacy tv-out pal mode
2010-07-21include/linux/vgaarb.h: add missing part of include guardDoug Goldstein
vgaarb.h was missing the #define of the #ifndef at the top for the guard to prevent multiple #include's from causing re-define errors Signed-off-by: Doug Goldstein <cardoe@gentoo.org> Cc: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> Cc: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>
2010-07-20Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: (24 commits) bridge: Partially disable netpoll support tcp: fix crash in tcp_xmit_retransmit_queue IPv6: fix CoA check in RH2 input handler (mip6_rthdr_input()) ibmveth: lost IRQ while closing/opening device leads to service loss rt2x00: Fix lockdep warning in rt2x00lib_probe_dev() vhost: avoid pr_err on condition guest can trigger ipmr: Don't leak memory if fib lookup fails. vhost-net: avoid flush under lock net: fix problem in reading sock TX queue net/core: neighbour update Oops net: skb_tx_hash() fix relative to skb_orphan_try() rfs: call sock_rps_record_flow() in tcp_splice_read() xfrm: do not assume that template resolving always returns xfrms hostap_pci: set dev->base_addr during probe axnet_cs: use spin_lock_irqsave in ax_interrupt dsa: Fix Kconfig dependencies. act_nat: not all of the ICMP packets need an IP header payload r8169: incorrect identifier for a 8168dp Phonet: fix skb leak in pipe endpoint accept() Bluetooth: Update sec_level/auth_type for already existing connections ...
2010-07-20vfs: fix RCU-lockdep false positive due to /procPaul E. McKenney
If a single-threaded process does a file-descriptor operation, and some other process accesses that same file descriptor via /proc, the current rcu_dereference_check_fdtable() can give a false-positive RCU-lockdep splat due to the reference count being increased by the /proc access after the reference-count check in fget_light() but before the check in rcu_dereference_check_fdtable(). This commit prevents this false positive by checking for a single-threaded process. To avoid #include hell, this commit uses the wrapper for thread_group_empty(current) defined by rcu_my_thread_group_empty() provided in a separate commit. Located-by: Miles Lane <miles.lane@gmail.com> Located-by: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Cc: Al Viro <viro@ZenIV.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2010-07-20tracing: Properly align linker defined symbolsSam Ravnborg
We define a number of symbols in the linker scipt like this: __start_syscalls_metadata = .; *(__syscalls_metadata) But we do not know the alignment of "." when we assign the __start_syscalls_metadata symbol. gcc started to uses bigger alignment for structs (32 bytes), so we saw situations where the linker due to alignment constraints increased the value of "." after the symbol assignment. This resulted in boot fails. Fix this by forcing a 32 byte alignment of "." before the assignment. This patch introduces the forced alignment for ftrace_events and syscalls_metadata. It may be required in more places. Reported-by: Zeev Tarantov <zeev.tarantov@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Sam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org> LKML-Reference: <20100710063459.GA14596@merkur.ravnborg.org> Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2010-07-20fb: handle allocation failure in alloc_apertures()Dan Carpenter
If the kzalloc() fails we should return NULL. All the places that call alloc_apertures() check for this already. Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <error27@gmail.com> Acked-by: James Simmons <jsimmons@infradead.org> Acked-by: Marcin Slusarz <marcin.slusarz@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>
2010-07-19mm: add context argument to shrinker callbackDave Chinner
The current shrinker implementation requires the registered callback to have global state to work from. This makes it difficult to shrink caches that are not global (e.g. per-filesystem caches). Pass the shrinker structure to the callback so that users can embed the shrinker structure in the context the shrinker needs to operate on and get back to it in the callback via container_of(). Signed-off-by: Dave Chinner <dchinner@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>
2010-07-18Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jbarnes/pci-2.6 * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jbarnes/pci-2.6: PCI: fall back to original BIOS BAR addresses
2010-07-18Merge branch 'upstream-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jlbec/ocfs2 * 'upstream-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jlbec/ocfs2: ocfs2: Silence gcc warning in ocfs2_write_zero_page(). jbd2/ocfs2: Fix block checksumming when a buffer is used in several transactions ocfs2/dlm: Remove BUG_ON from migration in the rare case of a down node ocfs2: Don't duplicate pages past i_size during CoW. ocfs2: tighten up strlen() checking ocfs2: Make xattr reflink work with new local alloc reservation. ocfs2: make xattr extension work with new local alloc reservation. ocfs2: Remove the redundant cpu_to_le64. ocfs2/dlm: don't access beyond bitmap size ocfs2: No need to zero pages past i_size. ocfs2: Zero the tail cluster when extending past i_size. ocfs2: When zero extending, do it by page. ocfs2: Limit default local alloc size within bitmap range. ocfs2: Move orphan scan work to ocfs2_wq. fs/ocfs2/dlm: Add missing spin_unlock
2010-07-16PCI: fall back to original BIOS BAR addressesBjorn Helgaas
If we fail to assign resources to a PCI BAR, this patch makes us try the original address from BIOS rather than leaving it disabled. Linux tries to make sure all PCI device BARs are inside the upstream PCI host bridge or P2P bridge apertures, reassigning BARs if necessary. Windows does similar reassignment. Before this patch, if we could not move a BAR into an aperture, we left the resource unassigned, i.e., at address zero. Windows leaves such BARs at the original BIOS addresses, and this patch makes Linux do the same. This is a bit ugly because we disable the resource long before we try to reassign it, so we have to keep track of the BIOS BAR address somewhere. For lack of a better place, I put it in the struct pci_dev. I think it would be cleaner to attempt the assignment immediately when the claim fails, so we could easily remember the original address. But we currently claim motherboard resources in the middle, after attempting to claim PCI resources and before assigning new PCI resources, and changing that is a fairly big job. Addresses https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16263 Reported-by: Andrew <nitr0@seti.kr.ua> Tested-by: Andrew <nitr0@seti.kr.ua> Signed-off-by: Bjorn Helgaas <bjorn.helgaas@hp.com> Signed-off-by: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes@virtuousgeek.org>
2010-07-16Merge branch 'perf-fixes-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip * 'perf-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: tracing: Add alignment to syscall metadata declarations perf: Sync callchains with period based hits perf: Resurrect flat callchains perf: Version String fix, for fallback if not from git perf: Version String fix, using kernel version
2010-07-16Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/dtor/input * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/dtor/input: Input: w90p910_ts - fix call to setup_timer() Input: synaptics - fix wrong dimensions check Input: i8042 - mark stubs in i8042.h "static inline"
2010-07-15jbd2/ocfs2: Fix block checksumming when a buffer is used in several transactionsJan Kara
OCFS2 uses t_commit trigger to compute and store checksum of the just committed blocks. When a buffer has b_frozen_data, checksum is computed for it instead of b_data but this can result in an old checksum being written to the filesystem in the following scenario: 1) transaction1 is opened 2) handle1 is opened 3) journal_access(handle1, bh) - This sets jh->b_transaction to transaction1 4) modify(bh) 5) journal_dirty(handle1, bh) 6) handle1 is closed 7) start committing transaction1, opening transaction2 8) handle2 is opened 9) journal_access(handle2, bh) - This copies off b_frozen_data to make it safe for transaction1 to commit. jh->b_next_transaction is set to transaction2. 10) jbd2_journal_write_metadata() checksums b_frozen_data 11) the journal correctly writes b_frozen_data to the disk journal 12) handle2 is closed - There was no dirty call for the bh on handle2, so it is never queued for any more journal operation 13) Checkpointing finally happens, and it just spools the bh via normal buffer writeback. This will write b_data, which was never triggered on and thus contains a wrong (old) checksum. This patch fixes the problem by calling the trigger at the moment data is frozen for journal commit - i.e., either when b_frozen_data is created by do_get_write_access or just before we write a buffer to the log if b_frozen_data does not exist. We also rename the trigger to t_frozen as that better describes when it is called. Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh@suse.com> Signed-off-by: Joel Becker <joel.becker@oracle.com>
2010-07-14net: fix problem in reading sock TX queueTom Herbert
Fix problem in reading the tx_queue recorded in a socket. In dev_pick_tx, the TX queue is read by doing a check with sk_tx_queue_recorded on the socket, followed by a sk_tx_queue_get. The problem is that there is not mutual exclusion across these calls in the socket so it it is possible that the queue in the sock can be invalidated after sk_tx_queue_recorded is called so that sk_tx_queue get returns -1, which sets 65535 in queue_index and thus dev_pick_tx returns 65536 which is a bogus queue and can cause crash in dev_queue_xmit. We fix this by only calling sk_tx_queue_get which does the proper checks. The interface is that sk_tx_queue_get returns the TX queue if the sock argument is non-NULL and TX queue is recorded, else it returns -1. sk_tx_queue_recorded is no longer used so it can be completely removed. Signed-off-by: Tom Herbert <therbert@google.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2010-07-14lmb: rename to memblockYinghai Lu
via following scripts FILES=$(find * -type f | grep -vE 'oprofile|[^K]config') sed -i \ -e 's/lmb/memblock/g' \ -e 's/LMB/MEMBLOCK/g' \ $FILES for N in $(find . -name lmb.[ch]); do M=$(echo $N | sed 's/lmb/memblock/g') mv $N $M done and remove some wrong change like lmbench and dlmb etc. also move memblock.c from lib/ to mm/ Suggested-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Acked-by: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com> Acked-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> Acked-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Yinghai Lu <yinghai@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
2010-07-12Merge branch 'v4l_for_2.6.35' of ↵Linus Torvalds
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-2.6 * 'v4l_for_2.6.35' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-2.6: V4L/DVB: uvc: Fix multiple symbols definitions with UVC gadget and host drivers V4L/DVB: v4l: mem2mem_testdev: fix g_fmt NULL pointer dereference V4L/DVB: uvcvideo: Power line frequency control doesn't support GET_MIN/MAX/RES V4L/DVB: ivtv: Add delay to ensure the decoder always restarts with a blank screen V4L/DVB: Documentation: Add the Philips FQ1236 MK5 to video4linux/CARDLIST.tuner V4L/DVB: tveeprom: Add an entry for tuner code 168: a TCL M30WTP-4N-E tuner V4L/DVB: tuner: Add a definition for the Philips FQ1236 MK5 NTSC tuner V4L/DVB: OMAP_VOUT: fix: Module params were not working through bootargs V4L/DVB: OMAP_VOUT: fix: Replaced dma-sg with dma-contig V4L/DVB: OMAP_VOUT:Build FIX: Rebased against latest DSS2 changes
2010-07-09tracing: Add alignment to syscall metadata declarationsSteven Rostedt
For some reason if we declare a static variable and then assign it later, and the assignment contains a __attribute__((__aligned__(#))), some versions of gcc will ignore it. This caused the syscall meta data to not be compact in its section and caused a kernel oops when the section was being read. The fix for these versions of gcc seems to be to add the aligned attribute to the declaration as well. This fixes the BZ regression: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16353 Reported-by: Zeev Tarantov <zeev.tarantov@gmail.com> Tested-by: Zeev Tarantov <zeev.tarantov@gmail.com> Acked-by: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> LKML-Reference: <AANLkTinkKVmB0fpVeqUkMeqe3ZYeXJdI8xDuzJEOjYwh@mail.gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
2010-07-08V4L/DVB: tuner: Add a definition for the Philips FQ1236 MK5 NTSC tunerAndy Walls
Signed-off-by: Andy Walls <awalls@md.metrocast.net> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@redhat.com>
2010-07-08Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-2.6-blockLinus Torvalds
* 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.dk/linux-2.6-block: writeback: simplify the write back thread queue writeback: split writeback_inodes_wb writeback: remove writeback_inodes_wbc fs-writeback: fix kernel-doc warnings splice: check f_mode for seekable file splice: direct_splice_actor() should not use pos in sd
2010-07-07Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6Linus Torvalds
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6: (35 commits) NET: SB1250: Initialize .owner vxge: show startup message with KERN_INFO ll_temac: Fix missing iounmaps bridge: Clear IPCB before possible entry into IP stack bridge br_multicast: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference net: Fix definition of netif_vdbg() when VERBOSE_DEBUG is defined net/ne: fix memory leak in ne_drv_probe() xfrm: fix xfrm by MARK logic virtio_net: fix oom handling on tx virtio_net: do not reschedule rx refill forever s2io: resolve statistics issues linux/net.h: fix kernel-doc warnings net: decreasing real_num_tx_queues needs to flush qdisc sched: qdisc_reset_all_tx is calling qdisc_reset without qdisc_lock qlge: fix a eeh handler to not add a pending timer qlge: Replacing add_timer() to mod_timer() usbnet: Set parent device early for netdev_printk() net: Revert "rndis_host: Poll status channel before control channel" netfilter: ip6t_REJECT: fix a dst leak in ipv6 REJECT drivers: bluetooth: bluecard_cs.c: Fixed include error, changed to linux/io.h ...