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From: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
To: Vitaly Kuznetsov <vkuznets@redhat.com>
Cc: "K. Y. Srinivasan" <kys@microsoft.com>,
	Haiyang Zhang <haiyangz@microsoft.com>,
	devel@linuxdriverproject.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Drivers: hv: vmbus: prevent cpu offlining on newer hypervisors
Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:02:54 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20141127030254.GA28028@kroah.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1417009942-10216-1-git-send-email-vkuznets@redhat.com>

On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 02:52:22PM +0100, Vitaly Kuznetsov wrote:
> When an SMP Hyper-V guest is running on top of 2012R2 Server and secondary
> cpus are sent offline (with echo 0 > /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu$cpu/online)
> the system freeze is observed. This happens due to the fact that on newer
> hypervisors (Win8, WS2012R2, ...) vmbus channel handlers are distributed
> across all cpus (see init_vp_index() function in drivers/hv/channel_mgmt.c)
> and on cpu offlining nobody reassigns them to CPU0. Prevent cpu offlining
> when vmbus is loaded until the issue is fixed host-side.
> 
> This patch also disables hibernation but it is OK as it is also broken (MCE
> error is hit on resume). Suspend still works.
> 
> Tested with WS2008R2 and WS2012R2.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Vitaly Kuznetsov <vkuznets@redhat.com>
> ---
>  drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c | 19 +++++++++++++++++++
>  1 file changed, 19 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c b/drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c
> index 4d6b269..9a82249 100644
> --- a/drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c
> +++ b/drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c
> @@ -32,6 +32,7 @@
>  #include <linux/completion.h>
>  #include <linux/hyperv.h>
>  #include <linux/kernel_stat.h>
> +#include <linux/cpu.h>
>  #include <asm/hyperv.h>
>  #include <asm/hypervisor.h>
>  #include <asm/mshyperv.h>
> @@ -671,6 +672,13 @@ static void vmbus_isr(void)
>  		tasklet_schedule(&msg_dpc);
>  }
>  
> +#ifdef CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU
> +static int hyperv_cpu_disable(void)
> +{
> +	return -1;
> +}
> +#endif
> +
>  /*
>   * vmbus_bus_init -Main vmbus driver initialization routine.
>   *
> @@ -711,6 +719,12 @@ static int vmbus_bus_init(int irq)
>  	if (ret)
>  		goto err_alloc;
>  
> +#ifdef CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU
> +	if ((vmbus_proto_version != VERSION_WS2008) &&
> +	    (vmbus_proto_version != VERSION_WIN7))
> +		smp_ops.cpu_disable = hyperv_cpu_disable;
> +#endif
> +
>  	vmbus_request_offers();
>  
>  	return 0;
> @@ -964,6 +978,11 @@ static void __exit vmbus_exit(void)
>  	bus_unregister(&hv_bus);
>  	hv_cleanup();
>  	acpi_bus_unregister_driver(&vmbus_acpi_driver);
> +#ifdef CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU
> +	if ((vmbus_proto_version != VERSION_WS2008) &&
> +	    (vmbus_proto_version != VERSION_WIN7))
> +		smp_ops.cpu_disable = native_cpu_disable;
> +#endif
>  }

#ifdef in a .c file is not a good idea to do if at all possible, please
only put this in one place, using a function call to "hide" the mess.

greg k-h

  reply	other threads:[~2014-11-27  3:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-11-26 13:52 Vitaly Kuznetsov
2014-11-27  3:02 ` Greg Kroah-Hartman [this message]
2014-11-27  3:24   ` Dexuan Cui
2014-11-27  9:52     ` Vitaly Kuznetsov
2014-12-01 10:52 ` [PATCH v2] " Vitaly Kuznetsov
2014-12-01 11:12   ` Dexuan Cui
2015-01-09 20:57   ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2015-01-12 16:50   ` [PATCH v3] " Vitaly Kuznetsov
2015-01-12 18:54     ` KY Srinivasan
2015-01-25 13:36     ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2015-01-26 10:38       ` Vitaly Kuznetsov
2015-01-26 16:11         ` KY Srinivasan
2015-01-26 22:54         ` Greg Kroah-Hartman
2015-01-26 23:53           ` KY Srinivasan

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