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From: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
To: mingo@kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: vincent.weaver@maine.edu, eranian@gmail.com, jolsa@redhat.com,
	mark.rutland@arm.com, torvalds@linux-foundation.org,
	tglx@linutronix.de, peterz@infradead.org
Subject: [RFC][PATCH 0/3] perf fixes
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:51:59 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20150123125159.696530128@infradead.org> (raw)

Hi,

Here are a few perf patches that (hopefully) fix a number of reported
(and at least one unreported afaik) issues as triggered by Vince's
fuzzer.

After a few days of staring at that event->ctx mess and writing
increasingly horrible patches, I came up with the approach from patch 3.
It still isn't pretty or straight forward though; please give it careful
consideration.

Jiri reported some success on an slightly older stack.


             reply	other threads:[~2015-01-23 13:00 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 29+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-01-23 12:51 Peter Zijlstra [this message]
2015-01-23 12:52 ` [RFC][PATCH 1/3] perf: Tighten (and fix) the grouping condition Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-23 15:02   ` Mark Rutland
2015-01-23 15:07     ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-23 15:22       ` Mark Rutland
2015-02-04 12:59         ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-28 14:30   ` [tip:perf/urgent] " tip-bot for Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-23 12:52 ` [RFC][PATCH 2/3] perf: Add a bit of paranoia Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-26 16:26   ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-27 21:28     ` Vince Weaver
2015-01-29  2:16       ` Vince Weaver
2015-01-29  7:51         ` Jiri Olsa
2015-01-29 13:44           ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-04 14:39             ` [tip:perf/core] perf: Fix put_event() ctx lock tip-bot for Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-29 14:47     ` [RFC][PATCH 2/3] perf: Add a bit of paranoia Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-02  6:33       ` Vince Weaver
2015-02-02 15:42         ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-02 17:32           ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-04 14:51             ` Jiri Olsa
2015-02-04 16:33               ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-04 16:43                 ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-04 14:39     ` [tip:perf/core] perf: Fix move_group() order tip-bot for Peter Zijlstra (Intel)
2015-02-04 14:39   ` [tip:perf/core] perf: Add a bit of paranoia tip-bot for Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-23 12:52 ` [RFC][PATCH 3/3] perf: Fix event->ctx locking Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-04 14:39   ` [tip:perf/core] " tip-bot for Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-26 14:30 ` [RFC][PATCH 0/3] perf fixes Vince Weaver
2015-01-26 18:03   ` Vince Weaver
2015-01-26 18:34     ` Jiri Olsa
2015-01-26 18:52       ` Vince Weaver

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