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Date:   Sun, 10 May 2020 12:15:34 +0200
From:   Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>
To:     Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@...cle.com>
Cc:     tony.luck@...el.com, ak@...ux.intel.com, chang.seok.bae@...el.com,
        x86@...nel.org, Sasha Levin <sashal@...nel.org>,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, luto@...nel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v10 00/18] Enable FSGSBASE instructions

Vegard Nossum <vegard.nossum@...cle.com> writes:
> On 5/10/20 10:09 AM, Vegard Nossum wrote:
>
> I spoke a few minutes too soon. Just hit this, if anybody wants to have
> a look:
>
> [ 6402.786418] ------------[ cut here ]------------
> [ 6402.787769] WARNING: CPU: 0 PID: 13802 at arch/x86/kernel/traps.c:811 
> do_debug+0x16c/0x210

> [ 6402.820353] Call Trace:
> [ 6402.821043]  <#DB>
> [ 6402.821622]  debug+0x37/0x70
> [ 6402.822449] RIP: 0010:arch_stack_walk_user+0x79/0x110

That's a cute way to trigger that WARN_ON in the #DB handler.

> [ 6402.816468] DR0: 0000000000000001 DR1: 0000000040006070 DR2: 00007ffff7ffd000
> [ 6402.818406] DR3: 0000000000000000 DR6: 00000000ffff0ff0 DR7: 0000000003b3062a

#DB recursion

  [ 6402.832288] RDX: 0000000040006073 

27:	48 8b 1a      mov    (%rdx),%rbx

Breakpoint on user space stack, #DB triggers and the low level ASM
irqflags tracepoint has stacktrace enabled which unwinds into the user
stack and triggers #DB again.

Bah. I know why I want to ban all that tracing muck from low level entry code.

> It might not be related to the patch set, mind.

It's unrelated.

Thanks,

        tglx

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