RE: [PATCH] xfs: Fix possible truncation of log data inxlog_bread_noalign()

From: Tony Lu
Date: Sat Feb 23 2013 - 03:32:31 EST

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Ben Myers [mailto:bpm@xxxxxxx]
>Hi Tony,
>On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 08:12:52AM +0000, Tony Lu wrote:
>> I encountered the following panic when using xfs partitions as rootfs, which
>> is due to the truncated log data read by xlog_bread_noalign(). We should
>> extend the buffer by one extra log sector to ensure there's enough space to
>> accommodate requested log data, which we indeed did in xlog_get_bp(), but we
>> forgot to do in xlog_bread_noalign().
>> XFS mounting filesystem sda2
>> Starting XFS recovery on filesystem: sda2 (logdev: internal)
>> XFS: xlog_recover_process_data: bad clientid
>> XFS: log mount/recovery failed: error 5
>> XFS: log mount failedVFS: Cannot open root device "sda2" or unknown-block(8,)
>> Please append a correct "root=" boot option; here are the available partitio:
>> 0800 156290904 sda driver: sd
>> 0801 31463271 sda1 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
>> 0802 31463302 sda2 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
>> 0803 31463302 sda3 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
>> 0804 1 sda4 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
>> 0805 10490413 sda5 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
>> 0806 51407968 sda6 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000
>> Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(8,)
>> Starting stack dump of tid 1, pid 1 (swapper) on cpu 35 at cycle 42273138234
>> frame 0: 0xfffffff70016e5a0 dump_stack+0x0/0x20 (sp 0xfffffe03fbedfe88)
>> frame 1: 0xfffffff7004af470 panic+0x150/0x3a0 (sp 0xfffffe03fbedfe88)
>> frame 2: 0xfffffff700881e88 mount_block_root+0x2c0/0x4c8 (sp
>> frame 3: 0xfffffff700882390 prepare_namespace+0x250/0x358 (sp
>> frame 4: 0xfffffff700880778 kernel_init+0x4c8/0x520 (sp
>> frame 5: 0xfffffff70011ecb8 start_kernel_thread+0x18/0x20 (sp
>> Stack dump complete
>> Signed-off-by: Zhigang Lu <zlu@xxxxxxxxxx>
>> Reviewed-by: Chris Metcalf <cmetcalf@xxxxxxxxxx>
>Looks fine to me. I'll pull it in after some testing.
>Do you happen to have a metadump of this filesystem?
>Reviewed-by: Ben Myers <bpm@xxxxxxx>

Sorry I did not keep the metadump of it. But I kept some debugging info when I debugged and fixed it a year ago.

Starting XFS recovery on filesystem: ram0 (logdev: internal)
xlog_bread_noalign--before round down/up: blk_no=0xf4d,nbblks=0x1
xlog_bread_noalign--after round down/up: blk_no=0xf4c,nbblks=0x4
xlog_bread_noalign--before round down/up: blk_no=0xf4d,nbblks=0x1
xlog_bread_noalign--after round down/up: blk_no=0xf4c,nbblks=0x4
xlog_bread_noalign--before round down/up: blk_no=0xf4e,nbblks=0x3f
xlog_bread_noalign--after round down/up: blk_no=0xf4c,nbblks=0x40
XFS: xlog_recover_process_data: bad clientid
Assertion failed: 0, file: /home/scratch/zlu/zlu-main/sys/linux/source/fs/xfs/xfs_log_recover.c, line: 2852
BUG: failure at /home/scratch/zlu/zlu-main/sys/linux/source/fs/xfs/support/debug.c:100/assfail()!
Kernel panic - not syncing: BUG!

Starting stack dump of tid 843, pid 843 (mount) on cpu 1 at cycle 345934778384
frame 0: 0xfffffff7001380a0 dump_stack+0x0/0x20 (sp 0xfffffe43e55df7b0)
frame 1: 0xfffffff7003b5470 panic+0x150/0x3a0 (sp 0xfffffe43e55df7b0)
frame 2: 0xfffffff700824cf0 assfail+0x80/0x80 (sp 0xfffffe43e55df858)
frame 3: 0xfffffff70037c7c0 xlog_recover_process_data+0x598/0x698 (sp 0xfffffe43e55df868)
frame 4: 0xfffffff7002c55e8 xlog_do_recovery_pass+0x810/0x908 (sp 0xfffffe43e55df8e8)
frame 5: 0xfffffff70068f0d8 xlog_do_log_recovery+0xc8/0x1d8 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfa48)
frame 6: 0xfffffff70054cf60 xlog_do_recover+0x48/0x380 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfa88)
frame 7: 0xfffffff7006fdbf0 xlog_recover+0x138/0x170 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfac0)
frame 8: 0xfffffff7005b2d70 xfs_log_mount+0x150/0x2e8 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfb00)
frame 9: 0xfffffff700269830 xfs_mountfs+0x510/0xb20 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfb38)
frame 10: 0xfffffff700486930 xfs_fs_fill_super+0x2e0/0x3f0 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfba8)
frame 11: 0xfffffff7000950c8 mount_bdev+0x168/0x2d0 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfbe0)
frame 12: 0xfffffff700071e08 vfs_kern_mount+0x110/0x408 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfc50)
frame 13: 0xfffffff7000badf8 do_kern_mount+0x68/0x1e0 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfc98)
frame 14: 0xfffffff700046470 do_mount+0x200/0x878 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfcd8)
frame 15: 0xfffffff7000c8050 sys_mount+0xd0/0x1a0 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfd60)
frame 16: 0xfffffff7001a2c30 handle_syscall+0x280/0x340 (sp 0xfffffe43e55dfdc0)
<syscall while in user mode>
frame 17: 0xaaaad46688[aaaac20000+1d0000] (sp 0x1ffffddf4b0)
frame 18: 0x15555555560 mount[15555550000+20000] (sp 0x1ffffddf4b0)
frame 19: 0x15555557dc0 mount[15555550000+20000] (sp 0x1ffffddf500)
frame 20: 0x15555558a80 mount[15555550000+20000] (sp 0x1ffffddf858)
frame 21: 0x15555559a60 mount[15555550000+20000] (sp 0x1ffffddf930)
frame 22: 0xaaaac3e5e8[aaaac20000+1d0000] (sp 0x1ffffddfaf8)
Stack dump complete
Client requested halt.

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