On Mon, 2011-05-23 at 13:24 +0100, Markus Groß wrote:
> I forgot to put [PATCH] in the subject, sorry about that.
That doesn't matter too much (it just increases the chance of attracting
a maintainers attention). What does matter though is that we need your
Signed-off-by per the DCO, . Please can you resend with that?
> Am Montag 23 Mai 2011 13:42:28 schrieb Markus Groß:
> > Hi,
> > while implementing core dumping functionality for the libxl driver
> > of libvirt, I discovered an issue with mapping pages of a pv guest.
> > After dumping the core of a pv guest the domain was not cleared up
> > properly and some pages were not unmapped. This issue is similar
> > to the one reported here:
> > http://lists.xensource.com/archives/html/xen-devel/2011-05/msg01314.html
> > In xc_domain_dumpcore_via_callback in the file xc_core.c the function
> > xc_core_arch_map_p2m is called to map P2M_FL_ENTRIES pages to the variable
> > p2m.
> > But to unmap the pages later, the dinfo->p2m_size has to be set accordingly.
> > This was not done, instead a variable named p2m_size was set.
> > This way P2M_FL_ENTRIES was always zero and the pages were left mapped.
> > The following patch fixes this.
> > Best regards,
> > Markus
> > diff -r 7c7ef1b6f4e5 tools/libxc/xc_core.c
> > --- a/tools/libxc/xc_core.c Tue Apr 26 14:11:18 2011 +0100
> > +++ b/tools/libxc/xc_core.c Mon May 23 13:36:23 2011 +0200
> > @@ -468,7 +468,6 @@
> > int auto_translated_physmap;
> > xen_pfn_t *p2m = NULL;
> > - unsigned long p2m_size = 0;
> > struct xen_dumpcore_p2m *p2m_array = NULL;
> > uint64_t *pfn_array = NULL;
> > @@ -569,7 +568,7 @@
> > }
> > sts = xc_core_arch_map_p2m(xch, dinfo->guest_width, &info,
> > live_shinfo,
> > - &p2m, &p2m_size);
> > + &p2m, &dinfo->p2m_size);
> > if ( sts != 0 )
> > goto out;
> > }
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