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authorJames Morse <james.morse@arm.com>2017-06-16 14:02:29 -0700
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>2017-06-26 07:13:10 +0200
commitbfbd244c5f1889061b4a3f66519cb6dde8400877 (patch)
parentf5dc61753d0e27705ff79813f0f0714fd5bd37bb (diff)
mm/memory-failure.c: use compound_head() flags for huge pages
commit 7258ae5c5a2ce2f5969e8b18b881be40ab55433d upstream. memory_failure() chooses a recovery action function based on the page flags. For huge pages it uses the tail page flags which don't have anything interesting set, resulting in: > Memory failure: 0x9be3b4: Unknown page state > Memory failure: 0x9be3b4: recovery action for unknown page: Failed Instead, save a copy of the head page's flags if this is a huge page, this means if there are no relevant flags for this tail page, we use the head pages flags instead. This results in the me_huge_page() recovery action being called: > Memory failure: 0x9b7969: recovery action for huge page: Delayed For hugepages that have not yet been allocated, this allows the hugepage to be dequeued. Fixes: 524fca1e7356 ("HWPOISON: fix misjudgement of page_action() for errors on mlocked pages") Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20170524130204.21845-1-james.morse@arm.com Signed-off-by: James Morse <james.morse@arm.com> Tested-by: Punit Agrawal <punit.agrawal@arm.com> Acked-by: Punit Agrawal <punit.agrawal@arm.com> Acked-by: Naoya Horiguchi <n-horiguchi@ah.jp.nec.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/mm/memory-failure.c b/mm/memory-failure.c
index 43aee7ab143e..091fe9b06663 100644
--- a/mm/memory-failure.c
+++ b/mm/memory-failure.c
@@ -1208,7 +1208,10 @@ int memory_failure(unsigned long pfn, int trapno, int flags)
* page_remove_rmap() in try_to_unmap_one(). So to determine page status
* correctly, we save a copy of the page flags at this time.
- page_flags = p->flags;
+ if (PageHuge(p))
+ page_flags = hpage->flags;
+ else
+ page_flags = p->flags;
* unpoison always clear PG_hwpoison inside page lock