ARM64: kernel oops in 4.4-rc4+
will.deacon at arm.com
Tue Dec 8 02:51:52 PST 2015
On Tue, Dec 08, 2015 at 10:30:13AM +0000, Will Deacon wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 08, 2015 at 02:30:33PM +0800, Ming Lei wrote:
> > The attached kernel oops can be triggered immediately after
> > running the following command on APM Mustang:
> > $stress-ng --all 8 -t 10m
> >  kernel oops log
> > stress-ng: info:  5 failures reached, aborting stress process
> > [ 265.782659] kernel BUG at ./arch/arm64/include/asm/pgtable.h:282!
> Yikes, this means we're replacing a writable pte with a clean pte, so
> there's a potential race w/ hardware DBM.
> Could you dump pte and *ptep please?
I tried running this on my Juno and pretty quickly saw the OOM killer
coming in. Perhaps, in your case, pte is a swap entry and its confusing
the checks (so pte_dirty/pte_young are looking at random bits of the
Anyway, I'll wait for you to dump those values.
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