Re: [PATCH v2 4/4] userfaultfd: selftest: Cope if shmem doesn't support zeropage
From: Thiago Jung Bauermann
Date: Mon Aug 27 2018 - 22:46:48 EST
Mike Rapoport <rppt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> On Fri, Aug 03, 2018 at 07:00:46PM -0300, Thiago Jung Bauermann wrote:
>> If userfaultfd runs on a system that doesn't support UFFDIO_ZEROPAGE for
>> shared memory, it currently ends with error code 1 which indicates test
>> # ./userfaultfd shmem 10 10
>> nr_pages: 160, nr_pages_per_cpu: 80
>> bounces: 9, mode: rnd poll, unexpected missing ioctl for anon memory
>> # echo $?
>> Change userfaultfd_zeropage_test() to return KSFT_SKIP to indicate that
>> the test is being skipped.
> I took a deeper look at what userfaultfd_zeropage_test() does and,
> apparently, I've mislead you. The test checks if the range has
> UFFDIO_ZEROPAGE and verifies that it works if yes; otherwise the test
> verifies that EINVAL is returned.
> Can you please check if the patch below works in your environment?
> From 7a34c84c0461b5073742275638c44b6535d19166 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: Mike Rapoport <rppt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2018 09:44:19 +0300
> Subject: [PATCH] userfaultfd: selftest: make supported range ioctl
> verification more robust
> When userfaultfd tests runs on older kernel that does not support
> UFFDIO_ZEROPAGE for shared memory it fails at the ioctl verification.
> Split out the verification that supported ioctls are superset of the
> expected ioctls and relax the checks for UFFDIO_ZEROPAGE for shared memory
> Signed-off-by: Mike Rapoport <rppt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> tools/testing/selftests/vm/userfaultfd.c | 63 +++++++++++++++++---------------
> 1 file changed, 34 insertions(+), 29 deletions(-)
I'm sorry to take this long to respond, I was only able to get back to
Your patch does solve my problem. Thank you very much!
It has a trivial conflict in the second hunk with patch 3 in my series.
Should I repost the series with your patch in place of patch 4?
Thiago Jung Bauermann
IBM Linux Technology Center