scsi: mpt: suppress debugobjects warning
Eric Paris [Tue, 21 Apr 2009 19:24:54 +0000 (12:24 -0700)]
Addresses http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=13133

ODEBUG: object is on stack, but not annotated
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WARNING: at lib/debugobjects.c:253 __debug_object_init+0x1f3/0x276()
Hardware name: VMware Virtual Platform
Modules linked in: mptspi(+) mptscsih mptbase scsi_transport_spi ext3 jbd mbcache
Pid: 540, comm: insmod Not tainted 2.6.28-mm1 #2
Call Trace:
 [<c042c51c>] warn_slowpath+0x74/0x8a
 [<c0469600>] ? start_critical_timing+0x96/0xb7
 [<c060c8ea>] ? _spin_unlock_irqrestore+0x2f/0x3c
 [<c0446fad>] ? trace_hardirqs_off_caller+0x18/0xaf
 [<c044704f>] ? trace_hardirqs_off+0xb/0xd
 [<c060c8ea>] ? _spin_unlock_irqrestore+0x2f/0x3c
 [<c042cb84>] ? release_console_sem+0x1a5/0x1ad
 [<c05013e6>] __debug_object_init+0x1f3/0x276
 [<c0501494>] debug_object_init+0x13/0x17
 [<c0433c56>] init_timer+0x10/0x1a
 [<e08e5b54>] mpt_config+0x1c1/0x2b7 [mptbase]
 [<e08e3b82>] ? kmalloc+0x8/0xa [mptbase]
 [<e08e3b82>] ? kmalloc+0x8/0xa [mptbase]
 [<e08e6fa2>] mpt_do_ioc_recovery+0x950/0x1212 [mptbase]
 [<c04496c2>] ? __lock_acquire+0xa69/0xacc
 [<c060c8f1>] ? _spin_unlock_irqrestore+0x36/0x3c
 [<c060c3af>] ? _spin_unlock_irq+0x22/0x26
 [<c04f2d8b>] ? string+0x2b/0x76
 [<c04f310e>] ? vsnprintf+0x338/0x7b3
 [<c04496c2>] ? __lock_acquire+0xa69/0xacc
 [<c060c8ea>] ? _spin_unlock_irqrestore+0x2f/0x3c
 [<c04496c2>] ? __lock_acquire+0xa69/0xacc
 [<c044897d>] ? debug_check_no_locks_freed+0xeb/0x105
 [<c060c8f1>] ? _spin_unlock_irqrestore+0x36/0x3c
 [<c04488bc>] ? debug_check_no_locks_freed+0x2a/0x105
 [<c0446b8c>] ? lock_release_holdtime+0x43/0x48
 [<c043f742>] ? up_read+0x16/0x29
 [<c05076f8>] ? pci_get_slot+0x66/0x72
 [<e08e89ca>] mpt_attach+0x881/0x9b1 [mptbase]
 [<e091c8e5>] mptspi_probe+0x11/0x354 [mptspi]

Noticing that every caller of mpt_config has its CONFIGPARMS struct
declared on the stack and thus the &pCfg->timer is always on the stack I
changed init_timer() to init_timer_on_stack() and it seems to have shut
up.....

Cc: "Moore, Eric Dean" <Eric.Moore@lsil.com>
Cc: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@HansenPartnership.com>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Acked-by: "Desai, Kashyap" <Kashyap.Desai@lsi.com>
Cc: <stable@kernel.org> [2.6.29.x]
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

drivers/message/fusion/mptbase.c

index d0d126c..5d496a9 100644 (file)
@@ -5934,7 +5934,7 @@ mpt_config(MPT_ADAPTER *ioc, CONFIGPARMS *pCfg)
 
        /* Initalize the timer
         */
-       init_timer(&pCfg->timer);
+       init_timer_on_stack(&pCfg->timer);
        pCfg->timer.data = (unsigned long) ioc;
        pCfg->timer.function = mpt_timer_expired;
        pCfg->wait_done = 0;