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SubjectRe: [driver-core PATCH v9 1/9] driver core: Establish order of operations for device_add and device_del via bitflag
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On Fri, 2019-01-18 at 16:54 +0100, Greg KH wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 12, 2018 at 04:44:58PM -0800, Alexander Duyck wrote:
> > Add an additional bit flag to the device struct named "dead".
> >
> > This additional flag provides a guarantee that when a device_del is
> > executed on a given interface an async worker will not attempt to attach
> > the driver following the earlier device_del call. Previously this
> > guarantee was not present and could result in the device_del call
> > attempting to remove a driver from an interface only to have the async
> > worker attempt to probe the driver later when it finally completes the
> > asynchronous probe call.
> >
> > One additional change added was that I pulled the check for dev->driver
> > out of the __device_attach_driver call and instead placed it in the
> > __device_attach_async_helper call. This was motivated by the fact that the
> > only other caller of this, __device_attach, had already taken the
> > device_lock() and checked for dev->driver. Instead of testing for this
> > twice in this path it makes more sense to just consolidate the dev->dead
> > and dev->driver checks together into one set of checks.
> >
> > Reviewed-by: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>
> > Signed-off-by: Alexander Duyck <alexander.h.duyck@linux.intel.com>
> > Reviewed-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@intel.com>
> > ---
> > drivers/base/core.c | 11 +++++++++++
> > drivers/base/dd.c | 22 +++++++++++-----------
> > include/linux/device.h | 5 +++++
> > 3 files changed, 27 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/drivers/base/core.c b/drivers/base/core.c
> > index 0073b09bb99f..950e25495726 100644
> > --- a/drivers/base/core.c
> > +++ b/drivers/base/core.c
> > @@ -2080,6 +2080,17 @@ void device_del(struct device *dev)
> > struct kobject *glue_dir = NULL;
> > struct class_interface *class_intf;
> >
> > + /*
> > + * Hold the device lock and set the "dead" flag to guarantee that
> > + * the update behavior is consistent with the other bitfields near
> > + * it and that we cannot have an asynchronous probe routine trying
> > + * to run while we are tearing out the bus/class/sysfs from
> > + * underneath the device.
> > + */
> > + device_lock(dev);
> > + dev->dead = true;
> > + device_unlock(dev);
> > +
> > /* Notify clients of device removal. This call must come
> > * before dpm_sysfs_remove().
> > */
> > diff --git a/drivers/base/dd.c b/drivers/base/dd.c
> > index 88713f182086..74c194ac99df 100644
> > --- a/drivers/base/dd.c
> > +++ b/drivers/base/dd.c
> > @@ -731,15 +731,6 @@ static int __device_attach_driver(struct device_driver *drv, void *_data)
> > bool async_allowed;
> > int ret;
> >
> > - /*
> > - * Check if device has already been claimed. This may
> > - * happen with driver loading, device discovery/registration,
> > - * and deferred probe processing happens all at once with
> > - * multiple threads.
> > - */
> > - if (dev->driver)
> > - return -EBUSY;
> > -
> > ret = driver_match_device(drv, dev);
> > if (ret == 0) {
> > /* no match */
> > @@ -774,6 +765,15 @@ static void __device_attach_async_helper(void *_dev, async_cookie_t cookie)
> >
> > device_lock(dev);
> >
> > + /*
> > + * Check if device has already been removed or claimed. This may
> > + * happen with driver loading, device discovery/registration,
> > + * and deferred probe processing happens all at once with
> > + * multiple threads.
> > + */
> > + if (dev->dead || dev->driver)
> > + goto out_unlock;
> > +
> > if (dev->parent)
> > pm_runtime_get_sync(dev->parent);
> >
> > @@ -784,7 +784,7 @@ static void __device_attach_async_helper(void *_dev, async_cookie_t cookie)
> >
> > if (dev->parent)
> > pm_runtime_put(dev->parent);
> > -
> > +out_unlock:
> > device_unlock(dev);
> >
> > put_device(dev);
> > @@ -897,7 +897,7 @@ static int __driver_attach(struct device *dev, void *data)
> > if (dev->parent && dev->bus->need_parent_lock)
> > device_lock(dev->parent);
> > device_lock(dev);
> > - if (!dev->driver)
> > + if (!dev->dead && !dev->driver)
> > driver_probe_device(drv, dev);
> > device_unlock(dev);
> > if (dev->parent && dev->bus->need_parent_lock)
> > diff --git a/include/linux/device.h b/include/linux/device.h
> > index 1b25c7a43f4c..f73dad81e811 100644
> > --- a/include/linux/device.h
> > +++ b/include/linux/device.h
> > @@ -957,6 +957,10 @@ struct dev_links_info {
> > * device.
> > * @dma_coherent: this particular device is dma coherent, even if the
> > * architecture supports non-coherent devices.
> > + * @dead: This device is currently either in the process of or has
> > + * been removed from the system. Any asynchronous events
> > + * scheduled for this device should exit without taking any
> > + * action.
> > *
> > * At the lowest level, every device in a Linux system is represented by an
> > * instance of struct device. The device structure contains the information
> > @@ -1051,6 +1055,7 @@ struct device {
> > defined(CONFIG_ARCH_HAS_SYNC_DMA_FOR_CPU_ALL)
> > bool dma_coherent:1;
> > #endif
> > + bool dead:1;
>
> This really should live in the struct device_private structure, as
> nothing outside of the driver core should care about this, or touch it.
>
> A number of other bitfields should also move there as well, your's isn't
> the only one that I missed this for.
>
> So can you make that quick change, and rebase (you needed to for patch 2
> anyway), and resend so I can get this into my -next tree for people to
> start testing and basing their work on?
>
> sorry this has taken so long, and thanks for sticking with it.
>
> greg k-h

Okay. I will try to work it into my schedule and hopefully have the
updated patches ready sometime early next week.

Thanks.

- Alex

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