BUG: spinlock recursion (sys_chdir, user_path_at, do_path_lookup ...)
u.kleine-koenig at pengutronix.de
Thu Jan 13 03:09:27 EST 2011
On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 11:52:01PM +0100, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> On Wed, 12 Jan 2011, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> > > Reverting: fs: rcu-walk aware d_revalidate method
> > > commit: 34286d6662308d82aed891852d04c7c3a2649b16
> > I found that one, too, in the meantime. Currently debugging that with
> > tglx on irc.
> The last finding is that parent and dentry in
> nameidata_dentry_drop_rcu() are the same, which explains the lock
> recursion nicely.
> @nick: Anything you want us to add to the debugging ?
If that helps, the chdir is to / (probably while being already in /).
Maybe the problem is that "/." == "/.."?
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