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Date:	Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:02:53 +0100 (CET)
From:	Thomas Gleixner <>
To:	Vince Weaver <>
cc:, "H. Peter Anvin" <>,
	Peter Zijlstra <>,
	Ingo Molnar <>
Subject: Re: rb tree hrtimer lockup bug (found by perf_fuzzer)

On Thu, 20 Mar 2014, Vince Weaver wrote:

> On Thu, 20 Mar 2014, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> > 
> > Yeah, it causes the explosion in the debug object code. This should
> > have been:
> > 
> > +                       trace_printk("Tracking Object free: %s %p %pS\n",
> > +                                    descr->name, obj->object, obj->hint);
> attached are the results with the corrected patch.

I'm a complete idiot. I was staring at oaddr and did not notice that
descr->name is the real culprit. Sorry. Delta patch below.



Index: linux-2.6/lib/debugobjects.c
--- linux-2.6.orig/lib/debugobjects.c
+++ linux-2.6/lib/debugobjects.c
@@ -769,6 +769,7 @@ repeat:
 		/* Now free them */
 		hlist_for_each_entry_safe(obj, tmp, &freelist, node) {
+			descr = obj->descr;
 			trace_printk("Tracking Object free: %s %p %pS\n",
 				     descr->name, obj->object, obj->hint);

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