Occasional hung with UM after enable VMAP_STACK

Walter Lozano walter.lozano at collabora.com
Tue Jan 4 11:26:57 PST 2022

Hi Johannes,

On 1/4/22 16:04, Johannes Berg wrote:
> On Tue, 2022-01-04 at 15:10 -0300, Walter Lozano wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I noticed that after "um: enable VMAP_STACK" [1] I experienced some
>> occasional hung in my Gitlab CI jobs that use user-mode-linux to build
>> distro images.
> Did you actually *enable* VMAP_STACK in the config as well? The commit
> just makes it *possible* to enable it, you still have to set it
> yourself. So you should be able to easily check with/without that
> setting.

Thank you for your quick response. The Debian configuration on package 
user-mode-linux have these settings


as you can see in [1]. I did run some tests disabling those settings, 
which passed without any hung.

Unfortunately the "occasional" behavior makes this issue a bit tricky to 




Walter Lozano
Collabora Ltd.

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