Bug 605354 - compound_lock irq deadlock
Summary: compound_lock irq deadlock
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: All Linux
Target Milestone: beta
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Assignee: Andrea Arcangeli
QA Contact: Virtualization Bugs
: 606398 607430 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2010-06-17 17:35 UTC by Andrea Arcangeli
Modified: 2010-07-02 19:21 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

Fixed In Version: kernel-2.6.32-37.el6
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Last Closed: 2010-07-02 19:21:00 UTC
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Description Andrea Arcangeli 2010-06-17 17:35:24 UTC
Description of problem: irq deadlock in compound_lock

How reproducible: run oracle in KVM guest with Transparent Hugepage Support enabled

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-17 17:53:23 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 3 Andrea Arcangeli 2010-06-17 17:53:52 UTC
fixes posted on rhkernel-list with Message-Id: <patchbomb.1276796772@v2.random>

Comment 4 Andrea Arcangeli 2010-06-17 18:02:18 UTC
submitted a build with all fixes on top of -36 kernel here:


Comment 6 Andrea Arcangeli 2010-06-21 15:04:42 UTC
*** Bug 606398 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 7 Aristeu Rozanski 2010-06-21 21:19:40 UTC
Patch(es) available on kernel-2.6.32-37.el6

Comment 10 Amos Kong 2010-06-25 10:11:51 UTC
*** Bug 607430 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 11 Amos Kong 2010-06-30 04:46:55 UTC
This bug is easy to be reproduced by launching a kvm guest and do some general operation.

It could not be reproduced with kernel-2.6.32-37.el6
So move it to VERIFIED state

Comment 12 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-07-02 19:21:00 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Beta 2 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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