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authorRabin Vincent <rabin@rab.in>2008-08-11 09:30:26 +0200
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>2008-08-11 09:30:26 +0200
commit8bfe0298f7a04952d19f4a2cf510d7a6311eeed0 (patch)
treef90c216c26c0d73128a713d5142ccaefa2dce353 /kernel
parent7cd5a02f54f4c9d16cf7fdffa2122bc73bb09b43 (diff)
lockdep: handle chains involving classes defined in modules
Solve this by marking the classes as unused and not printing information about the unused classes. Reported-by: Eric Sesterhenn <snakebyte@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: Rabin Vincent <rabin@rab.in> Acked-by: Huang Ying <ying.huang@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Diffstat (limited to 'kernel')
2 files changed, 4 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/lockdep.c b/kernel/lockdep.c
index 410c3365ad8f..ab933fecd2a1 100644
--- a/kernel/lockdep.c
+++ b/kernel/lockdep.c
@@ -3176,6 +3176,7 @@ static void zap_class(struct lock_class *class)
+ class->key = NULL;
static inline int within(const void *addr, void *start, unsigned long size)
diff --git a/kernel/lockdep_proc.c b/kernel/lockdep_proc.c
index 6252ff799d19..fa19aee604c2 100644
--- a/kernel/lockdep_proc.c
+++ b/kernel/lockdep_proc.c
@@ -201,6 +201,9 @@ static int lc_show(struct seq_file *m, void *v)
for (i = 0; i < chain->depth; i++) {
class = lock_chain_get_class(chain, i);
+ if (!class->key)
+ continue;
seq_printf(m, "[%p] ", class->key);
print_name(m, class);
seq_puts(m, "\n");

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