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Date:   Tue,  8 Dec 2020 17:13:00 -0800
From:   paulmck@...nel.org
To:     rcu@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, kernel-team@...com, mingo@...nel.org,
        jiangshanlai@...il.com, akpm@...ux-foundation.org,
        mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com, josh@...htriplett.org,
        tglx@...utronix.de, peterz@...radead.org, rostedt@...dmis.org,
        dhowells@...hat.com, edumazet@...gle.com, fweisbec@...il.com,
        oleg@...hat.com, joel@...lfernandes.org, iamjoonsoo.kim@....com,
        andrii@...nel.org, "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...nel.org>,
        Christoph Lameter <cl@...ux.com>,
        Pekka Enberg <penberg@...nel.org>,
        David Rientjes <rientjes@...gle.com>, linux-mm@...ck.org
Subject: [PATCH v2 sl-b 2/5] mm: Make mem_dump_obj() handle NULL and zero-sized pointers

From: "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...nel.org>

This commit makes mem_dump_obj() call out NULL and zero-sized pointers
specially instead of classifying them as non-paged memory.

Cc: Christoph Lameter <cl@...ux.com>
Cc: Pekka Enberg <penberg@...nel.org>
Cc: David Rientjes <rientjes@...gle.com>
Cc: Joonsoo Kim <iamjoonsoo.kim@....com>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>
Cc: <linux-mm@...ck.org>
Reported-by: Andrii Nakryiko <andrii@...nel.org>
Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@...nel.org>
---
 mm/util.c | 7 ++++++-
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/mm/util.c b/mm/util.c
index d0e60d2..8c2449f 100644
--- a/mm/util.c
+++ b/mm/util.c
@@ -985,7 +985,12 @@ int __weak memcmp_pages(struct page *page1, struct page *page2)
 void mem_dump_obj(void *object)
 {
 	if (!virt_addr_valid(object)) {
-		pr_cont(" non-paged (local) memory.\n");
+		if (object == NULL)
+			pr_cont(" NULL pointer.\n");
+		else if (object == ZERO_SIZE_PTR)
+			pr_cont(" zero-size pointer.\n");
+		else
+			pr_cont(" non-paged (local) memory.\n");
 		return;
 	}
 	if (kmem_valid_obj(object)) {
-- 
2.9.5

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