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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] timekeeping: Cap array access in timekeeping_debug to protect against invalid sleep times
Hi John, some small typos below, others should be OK.

On Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 04:08:22PM -0700, John Stultz wrote:
> It was reported that hibernation could fail on the 2nd attempt,
> where the system hangs at hibernate() -> syscore_resume() ->
> i8237A_resume() -> claim_dma_lock(), because the lock has
> already been taken.
> However there is actually no other process would like to grab
> this lock on that problematic platform.
> Further investigation showed that the problem is triggered by
> setting /sys/power/pm_trace to 1 before the 1st hibernation.
> Since once pm_trace is enabled, the rtc becomes unmeaningful
> after suspend, and meanwhile some BIOSes would like to adjust
> the 'invalid' tsc(e.g, smaller than 1970) to the release date
I checked the previous commit log, and I have made a mistake, it
should be:
> of that motherboard during POST stage, thus after resumed, it
> may seem that the system had a significant long sleep time might
> due to meaningless tsc or RTC delta.
s/tsc or RTC/RTC
> Then in timekeeping_resume -> tk_debug_account_sleep_time, if
> the bit31 of the sleep time happened to be set to 1, the fls
> returns 32 and then we add 1 to sleep_time_bin[32], which
> caused a memory overwritten.
> As depicted by
> 0xffffffff81c9d080 b sleep_time_bin
> 0xffffffff81c9d100 B dma_spin_lock
> the dma_spin_lock.val is set to 1, which caused this problem.
> This patch adds a sanity check in tk_debug_account_sleep_time()
> to ensure we don't index past the sleep_time_bin array.
BTW, I've also post a fix to deal with pm_trace which might break
timekeeping at:
could you please hel take a glance? thanks.


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