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From: Thomas Gleixner <>
To: Jens Axboe <>,
	syzbot <>,,,
Subject: Re: [syzbot] general protection fault in hrtimer_start_range_ns
Date: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 23:11:28 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87tuiueprz.ffs@tglx> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, Sep 08 2021 at 11:20, Jens Axboe wrote:

> On 9/8/21 11:02 AM, Jens Axboe wrote:
>> On 9/8/21 10:45 AM, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
>>> On Mon, Sep 06 2021 at 03:28, syzbot wrote:
>>>> syzbot found the following issue on:
>>>> HEAD commit:    835d31d319d9 Merge tag 'media/v5.15-1' of git://git.kernel..
>>>> git tree:       upstream
>>>> console output:
>>>> kernel config:
>>>> dashboard link:
>>>> compiler:       Debian clang version 11.0.1-2, GNU ld (GNU Binutils for Debian) 2.35.1
>>>> Unfortunately, I don't have any reproducer for this issue yet.
>>>> IMPORTANT: if you fix the issue, please add the following tag to the commit:
>>>> Reported-by:
>>>> general protection fault, probably for non-canonical address 0xdffffc0000000000: 0000 [#1] PREEMPT SMP KASAN
>>>> KASAN: null-ptr-deref in range [0x0000000000000000-0x0000000000000007]
>>>> CPU: 0 PID: 12936 Comm: iou-sqp-12929 Not tainted 5.14.0-syzkaller #0
>>>> Hardware name: Google Google Compute Engine/Google Compute Engine, BIOS Google 01/01/2011
>>>> RIP: 0010:lock_hrtimer_base kernel/time/hrtimer.c:173 [inline]
>>> That's almost certainly deferencing hrtimer->base and as that is NULL
>>> this looks like a not initialized hrtimer.
>> Does certainly look like that, I'll take a look. And agree the next one
>> looks like the same thing.
> I think both are fallout from a regression that we had in linked
> requests, where we'd queue requests that weren't fully prepared. Current
> Linus -git should not have this problem:
> These were the two related fixes:
>       io_uring: fix queueing half-created requests
>       io_uring: don't submit half-prepared drain request

Makes sense and the backtraces in the changelogs point at the same class
of problem.



      reply	other threads:[~2021-09-08 21:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-06 10:28 syzbot
2021-09-08 16:45 ` Thomas Gleixner
2021-09-08 17:02   ` Jens Axboe
2021-09-08 17:20     ` Jens Axboe
2021-09-08 21:11       ` Thomas Gleixner [this message]

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