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SubjectRe: [PATCH] of: overlay: update phandle cache on overlay apply and remove
On Thu, Jul 12, 2018 at 02:00:07PM -0700, wrote:
> From: Frank Rowand <>
> A comment in the review of the patch adding the phandle cache said that
> the cache would have to be updated when modules are applied and removed.
> This patch implements the cache updates.
> Fixes: 0b3ce78e90fc ("of: cache phandle nodes to reduce cost of of_find_node_by_phandle()")
> Reported-by: Alan Tull <>
> Suggested-by: Alan Tull <>
> Signed-off-by: Frank Rowand <>
> ---
> Changes since RFC:
> - update code comment to mention race condition avoidance
> For the RFC version of this patch, the 0day test reported a general
> protection fault from the KASAN runtime memory debugger on x86_64
> in qemu. The GPF was in a devicetree unittest.
> 0day tested the patch on v4.17-rc1, with some other patches applied.
> I was unable to replicate the GPF on v4.18-rc1 with just this patch
> applied. I was also unable to replicate the GPF on a clone of the
> v4.17-rc1 0day repository, using the 0day kernel config. I will
> reply to this email with the 0day GPF report.

Didn't see any 0-day issues, so I've applied and it is in Linus' tree


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