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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH] exec: fix breakpoint_invalidate() breakage

From: Jan Kiszka
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH] exec: fix breakpoint_invalidate() breakage
Date: Wed, 23 May 2012 13:02:19 -0300
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On 2012-05-23 11:11, TeLeMan wrote:
> On Wed, May 23, 2012 at 7:22 PM, Jan Kiszka <address@hidden> wrote:
>> On 2012-05-23 04:09, TeLeMan wrote:
>>> On Wed, May 23, 2012 at 11:41 AM, Andreas Färber <address@hidden> wrote:
>>>> Am 18.05.2012 11:49, schrieb TeLeMan:
>>>>> This breakage was introduced by the commit "memory: make
>>>>> phys_page_find() return an unadjusted".
>>>> You seem to have found the origin of your problem. If you also mention
>>>> the commit hash in your commit message then certain frontends (gitk,
>>>> repo.or.cz) will display it as a handy hyperlink to that commit.
>>>>> Signed-off-by: TeLeMan <address@hidden>
>>>> Signed-off-by is a legal statement of origin and must not be a pseudonym.
>>> Ok, please ignore this patch. I won't submit any patch just report bugs.
>> Then please describe this bug in more details, e.g. how to reproduce.
> I think its evident. cpu_get_phys_page_debug(env, pc) is not the
> physical address of pc but the physical page base address of pc.

...so this bites us if the instruction spans two pages as
tb_invalidate_phys_addr requests invalidation on a page granularity.
Such information would have been helpful to understand when it actually
breaks - not in the common case.


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