mount_null twice in a row panics
doing (for example) 'mount_null /usr /mnt' twice in a row panics the
box. Backtrace attached. I can send a dump but it's reliably reproducible.
Current directory is /var/crash/
Unread portion of the kernel message buffer:
panic: lockmgr: locking against myself
Trace beginning at frame 0xd5ea2afc
panic(d5ea2b20,c2b323a8,0,0,d5ea2b30) at panic+0x8c
panic(c058671c,d5a34100,20000,c2b323a8,20002) at panic+0x8c
lockmgr(c2b323a8,20002) at lockmgr+0x2f9
vn_lock(c2b322e8,20002,c2b322e8,c2b322e8,d2b2e3e8) at vn_lock+0x21
vget(c2b322e8,20002,d2b2e3e0,d5ea2cc4,c033125b) at vget+0x25
nullfs_root(d2b2e1d8,d5ea2bb8) at nullfs_root+0x1b
sys_mount(d5ea2cf0,6,0,0,d2b2dd58) at sys_mount+0x7b9
syscall2(d5ea2d40) at syscall2+0x1ef
Xint0x80_syscall() at Xint0x80_syscall+0x36
panic: from debugger
dumping to dev #ad/0x20001, blockno 2097456
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#0 dumpsys () at ./machine/thread.h:83
#1 0xc02e21d6 in boot (howto=260)
#2 0xc02e22f7 in panic (fmt=0xc053bcf6 "from debugger")
#3 0xc01662b5 in db_panic (addr=-1068661196, have_addr=0, count=-1,
#4 0xc0166920 in db_command_loop ()
#5 0xc0168ef4 in db_trap (type=3, code=0)
#6 0xc04d8787 in kdb_trap (type=3, code=0, regs=0xd5ea2aa8)
#7 0xc04e9c09 in trap (frame=0xd5ea2aa8)
#8 0xc04d9497 in calltrap ()
#9 0xc04d8634 in Debugger (msg=0xc0552292 "panic") at ./cpu/cpufunc.h:73
#10 0xc02e22ee in panic (fmt=0xc058671c "lockmgr: locking against myself")
#11 0xc02d75a9 in lockmgr (lkp=0xc2b323a8, flags=131074)
#12 0xc0332546 in vn_lock (vp=0xc2b322e8, flags=131074)
#13 0xc032b41d in vget (vp=0xc2b322e8, flags=18)
#14 0xd58f7c2a in ?? ()
#15 0xc033125b in sys_mount (uap=0xd5ea2cf0)
#16 0xc04e95ba in syscall2 (frame=0xd5ea2d40)
#17 0xc04d9546 in Xint0x80_syscall ()
#18 0x080493a8 in ?? ()
Backtrace stopped: previous frame inner to this frame (corrupt stack?)
#4 Updated by Johannes.Hofmann about 9 years ago
I just tried it in a vkernel and the problem occurs if the
null-mounted directory is on HAMMER.
In that case during the second mount_null call,
VFS_ROOT(mp, &newdp) called from checkdirs() in turn called from sys_mount()
tries to acquire the same lock, that was already acquired by vn_lock()
from sys_mount() directly.
Doing checkdirs() after vn_unlock(vp) makes the problem go away, but
of course it might not be allowed to call checkdirs() without the lock
#5 Updated by dillon about 9 years ago
:Johannes Hofmann <Johannes.Hofmann@gmx.de> added the comment:
:I just tried it in a vkernel and the problem occurs if the
:null-mounted directory is on HAMMER.
:In that case during the second mount_null call,
:VFS_ROOT(mp, &newdp) called from checkdirs() in turn called from sys_mount(=
:tries to acquire the same lock, that was already acquired by vn_lock()
:from sys_mount() directly.
:Doing checkdirs() after vn_unlock(vp) makes the problem go away, but
:of course it might not be allowed to call checkdirs() without the lock
Hmm. I think we can safely call checkdirs() without the lock
protection as long as the vnode still has a ref, which it does.
The cache entries are still locked.
I will commit the change, we should be able to get enough testing
in prior to the release.
#6 Updated by swildner about 9 years ago
Fixed per Matt's commit: