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Re: mm/memory.c:3968:21: sparse: incorrect type in assignment (different base types)




Hi Kbuild,

On Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 12:50 AM kbuild test robot <lkp@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> tree:   https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git master
> head:   5453a3df2a5eb49bc24615d4cf0d66b2aae05e5f
> commit: 3d3539018d2cbd12e5af4a132636ee7fd8d43ef0 mm: create the new vm_fault_t type
> date:   6 days ago
> reproduce:
>         # apt-get install sparse
>         git checkout 3d3539018d2cbd12e5af4a132636ee7fd8d43ef0
>         make ARCH=x86_64 allmodconfig
>         make C=1 CF='-fdiagnostic-prefix -D__CHECK_ENDIAN__'
>
>
> sparse warnings: (new ones prefixed by >>)
>
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:149:22: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    include/asm-generic/tlb.h:150:20: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:1275:31: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:1275:31: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:1280:15: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:1280:15: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3389:24: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3389:24: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
>    mm/memory.c:3400:21: sparse: expression using sizeof(void)
> >> mm/memory.c:3968:21: sparse: incorrect type in assignment (different base types) @@    expected restricted vm_fault_t [usertype] ret @@    got e] ret @@
>    mm/memory.c:3968:21:    expected restricted vm_fault_t [usertype] ret
>    mm/memory.c:3968:21:    got int

Looking into https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git
hugetlb_fault() is converted to return vm_fault_t. Not sure, why sparse is
still throwing warnings.

>    mm/memory.c:833:17: sparse: context imbalance in 'copy_pte_range' - different lock contexts for basic block
>    mm/memory.c:1436:16: sparse: context imbalance in '__get_locked_pte' - different lock contexts for basic block
>    mm/memory.c:1745:17: sparse: context imbalance in 'remap_pte_range' - different lock contexts for basic block
>    mm/memory.c:1978:17: sparse: context imbalance in 'apply_to_pte_range' - unexpected unlock
>    mm/memory.c:2427:17: sparse: context imbalance in 'wp_pfn_shared' - unexpected unlock
>    mm/memory.c:2489:19: sparse: context imbalance in 'do_wp_page' - different lock contexts for basic block
>    mm/memory.c:3071:19: sparse: context imbalance in 'pte_alloc_one_map' - different lock contexts for basic block
>    mm/memory.c:3314:17: sparse: context imbalance in 'finish_fault' - unexpected unlock
>    mm/memory.c:3426:9: sparse: context imbalance in 'do_fault_around' - unexpected unlock
>    mm/memory.c:4076:12: sparse: context imbalance in '__follow_pte_pmd' - different lock contexts for basic block
>    mm/memory.c:4153:5: sparse: context imbalance in 'follow_pte_pmd' - different lock contexts for basic block
>
> vim +3968 mm/memory.c
>
> ^1da177e Linus Torvalds     2005-04-16  3935
> 9a95f3cf Paul Cassella      2014-08-06  3936  /*
> 9a95f3cf Paul Cassella      2014-08-06  3937   * By the time we get here, we already hold the mm semaphore
> 9a95f3cf Paul Cassella      2014-08-06  3938   *
> 9a95f3cf Paul Cassella      2014-08-06  3939   * The mmap_sem may have been released depending on flags and our
> 9a95f3cf Paul Cassella      2014-08-06  3940   * return value.  See filemap_fault() and __lock_page_or_retry().
> 9a95f3cf Paul Cassella      2014-08-06  3941   */
> 2b740303 Souptick Joarder   2018-08-23  3942  vm_fault_t handle_mm_fault(struct vm_area_struct *vma, unsigned long address,
> dcddffd4 Kirill A. Shutemov 2016-07-26  3943            unsigned int flags)
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3944  {
> 2b740303 Souptick Joarder   2018-08-23  3945    vm_fault_t ret;
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3946
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3947    __set_current_state(TASK_RUNNING);
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3948
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3949    count_vm_event(PGFAULT);
> 2262185c Roman Gushchin     2017-07-06  3950    count_memcg_event_mm(vma->vm_mm, PGFAULT);
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3951
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3952    /* do counter updates before entering really critical section. */
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3953    check_sync_rss_stat(current);
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3954
> de0c799b Laurent Dufour     2017-09-08  3955    if (!arch_vma_access_permitted(vma, flags & FAULT_FLAG_WRITE,
> de0c799b Laurent Dufour     2017-09-08  3956                                        flags & FAULT_FLAG_INSTRUCTION,
> de0c799b Laurent Dufour     2017-09-08  3957                                        flags & FAULT_FLAG_REMOTE))
> de0c799b Laurent Dufour     2017-09-08  3958            return VM_FAULT_SIGSEGV;
> de0c799b Laurent Dufour     2017-09-08  3959
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3960    /*
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3961     * Enable the memcg OOM handling for faults triggered in user
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3962     * space.  Kernel faults are handled more gracefully.
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3963     */
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3964    if (flags & FAULT_FLAG_USER)
> 29ef680a Michal Hocko       2018-08-17  3965            mem_cgroup_enter_user_fault();
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3966
> bae473a4 Kirill A. Shutemov 2016-07-26  3967    if (unlikely(is_vm_hugetlb_page(vma)))
> bae473a4 Kirill A. Shutemov 2016-07-26 @3968            ret = hugetlb_fault(vma->vm_mm, vma, address, flags);
> bae473a4 Kirill A. Shutemov 2016-07-26  3969    else
> dcddffd4 Kirill A. Shutemov 2016-07-26  3970            ret = __handle_mm_fault(vma, address, flags);
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3971
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3972    if (flags & FAULT_FLAG_USER) {
> 29ef680a Michal Hocko       2018-08-17  3973            mem_cgroup_exit_user_fault();
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3974            /*
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3975             * The task may have entered a memcg OOM situation but
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3976             * if the allocation error was handled gracefully (no
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3977             * VM_FAULT_OOM), there is no need to kill anything.
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3978             * Just clean up the OOM state peacefully.
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3979             */
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3980            if (task_in_memcg_oom(current) && !(ret & VM_FAULT_OOM))
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3981                    mem_cgroup_oom_synchronize(false);
> 49426420 Johannes Weiner    2013-10-16  3982    }
> 3812c8c8 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3983
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3984    return ret;
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3985  }
> e1d6d01a Jesse Barnes       2014-12-12  3986  EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(handle_mm_fault);
> 519e5247 Johannes Weiner    2013-09-12  3987
>
> :::::: The code at line 3968 was first introduced by commit
> :::::: bae473a423f65e480db83c85b5e92254f6dfcb28 mm: introduce fault_env
>
> :::::: TO: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> :::::: CC: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>
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