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From: Martijn Coenen <>
To: Jan Kara <>
Cc: syzbot <>,, Dan Carpenter <>,,,
	LKML <>,,
	syzkaller-bugs <>
Subject: Re: INFO: task hung in fsnotify_mark_destroy_workfn
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:30:49 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 11:36 AM, Jan Kara <> wrote:
> OK, so we are waiting for the grace period on fsnotify_mark_srcu. Seems
> like someone is holding fsnotify_mark_srcu too long or srcu period cannot
> finish for some other reason. However the reproducer basically contains
> only one binder ioctl and I have no idea how that's connected with fsnotify
> in any way.

Yeah, binder isn't involved with fsnotify at all.

> So either the reproducer is wrong, or binder is corrupting
> memory and fsnotify is just a victim, or something like that...

>From the dumped stacks I don't see how binder is involved in that task
getting hung up, so either it's not related to binder after all, or it
is indeed some form of corruption, but then I wouldn't expect it to
reproduce in the same way every time (or otherwise expect KASAN to
catch it). I'll try to see if I can repro it locally.


>                                                                 Honza
> --
> Jan Kara <>
> SUSE Labs, CR

      parent reply	other threads:[~2018-04-24  8:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-04-18  1:02 syzbot
2018-04-18  7:30 ` Dan Carpenter
2018-04-18  9:36 ` Jan Kara
2018-04-19 15:42   ` Dmitry Vyukov
2018-04-24  8:30   ` Martijn Coenen [this message]

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