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authorJiri Slaby <jslaby@suse.cz>2013-10-25 15:06:58 +0200
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>2013-11-12 21:06:06 +0100
commit5f01c98859073cb512b01d4fad74b5f4e047be0b (patch)
parent9b66bfb28049594fe2bb2b91607ba302f511ce8b (diff)
x86/dumpstack: Fix printk_address for direct addresses
Consider a kernel crash in a module, simulated the following way: static int my_init(void) { char *map = (void *)0x5; *map = 3; return 0; } module_init(my_init); When we turn off FRAME_POINTERs, the very first instruction in that function causes a BUG. The problem is that we print IP in the BUG report using %pB (from printk_address). And %pB decrements the pointer by one to fix printing addresses of functions with tail calls. This was added in commit 71f9e59800e5ad4 ("x86, dumpstack: Use %pB format specifier for stack trace") to fix the call stack printouts. So instead of correct output: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 0000000000000005 IP: [<ffffffffa01ac000>] my_init+0x0/0x10 [pb173] We get: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 0000000000000005 IP: [<ffffffffa0152000>] 0xffffffffa0151fff To fix that, we use %pS only for stack addresses printouts (via newly added printk_stack_address) and %pB for regs->ip (via printk_address). I.e. we revert to the old behaviour for all except call stacks. And since from all those reliable is 1, we remove that parameter from printk_address. Signed-off-by: Jiri Slaby <jslaby@suse.cz> Cc: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@gmail.com> Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com> Cc: joe@perches.com Cc: jirislaby@gmail.com Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1382706418-8435-1-git-send-email-jslaby@suse.cz Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
5 files changed, 12 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/kdebug.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/kdebug.h
index 2c37aadcbc35..32ce71375b21 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/kdebug.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/kdebug.h
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@ enum die_val {
-extern void printk_address(unsigned long address, int reliable);
+extern void printk_address(unsigned long address);
extern void die(const char *, struct pt_regs *,long);
extern int __must_check __die(const char *, struct pt_regs *, long);
extern void show_trace(struct task_struct *t, struct pt_regs *regs,
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/dumpstack.c b/arch/x86/kernel/dumpstack.c
index deb6421c9e69..d9c12d3022a7 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/dumpstack.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/dumpstack.c
@@ -25,12 +25,17 @@ unsigned int code_bytes = 64;
int kstack_depth_to_print = 3 * STACKSLOTS_PER_LINE;
static int die_counter;
-void printk_address(unsigned long address, int reliable)
+static void printk_stack_address(unsigned long address, int reliable)
pr_cont(" [<%p>] %s%pB\n",
(void *)address, reliable ? "" : "? ", (void *)address);
+void printk_address(unsigned long address)
+ pr_cont(" [<%p>] %pS\n", (void *)address, (void *)address);
static void
print_ftrace_graph_addr(unsigned long addr, void *data,
@@ -151,7 +156,7 @@ static void print_trace_address(void *data, unsigned long addr, int reliable)
- printk_address(addr, reliable);
+ printk_stack_address(addr, reliable);
static const struct stacktrace_ops print_trace_ops = {
@@ -281,7 +286,7 @@ int __kprobes __die(const char *str, struct pt_regs *regs, long err)
/* Executive summary in case the oops scrolled away */
printk(KERN_ALERT "RIP ");
- printk_address(regs->ip, 1);
+ printk_address(regs->ip);
printk(" RSP <%016lx>\n", regs->sp);
return 0;
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c b/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c
index 45ab4d6fc8a7..176ad94e1d57 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c
@@ -63,7 +63,7 @@ void __show_regs(struct pt_regs *regs, int all)
unsigned int ds, cs, es;
printk(KERN_DEFAULT "RIP: %04lx:[<%016lx>] ", regs->cs & 0xffff, regs->ip);
- printk_address(regs->ip, 1);
+ printk_address(regs->ip);
printk(KERN_DEFAULT "RSP: %04lx:%016lx EFLAGS: %08lx\n", regs->ss,
regs->sp, regs->flags);
printk(KERN_DEFAULT "RAX: %016lx RBX: %016lx RCX: %016lx\n",
diff --git a/arch/x86/mm/fault.c b/arch/x86/mm/fault.c
index 7a517bb41060..e7e1cac74e8d 100644
--- a/arch/x86/mm/fault.c
+++ b/arch/x86/mm/fault.c
@@ -596,7 +596,7 @@ show_fault_oops(struct pt_regs *regs, unsigned long error_code,
printk(KERN_CONT " at %p\n", (void *) address);
printk(KERN_ALERT "IP:");
- printk_address(regs->ip, 1);
+ printk_address(regs->ip);
diff --git a/arch/x86/platform/uv/uv_nmi.c b/arch/x86/platform/uv/uv_nmi.c
index 2e863ad4a772..8eeccba73130 100644
--- a/arch/x86/platform/uv/uv_nmi.c
+++ b/arch/x86/platform/uv/uv_nmi.c
@@ -399,7 +399,7 @@ static void uv_nmi_dump_cpu_ip(int cpu, struct pt_regs *regs)
printk(KERN_DEFAULT "UV: %4d %6d %-32.32s ",
cpu, current->pid, current->comm);
- printk_address(regs->ip, 1);
+ printk_address(regs->ip);
/* Dump this cpu's state */