On Wed, Apr 11, 2018 at 10:11:05AM +0800, Ming Lei wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 03:01:57PM -0600, Bart Van Assche wrote:
> > The blk-mq timeout handling code ignores completions that occur after
> > blk_mq_check_expired() has been called and before blk_mq_rq_timed_out()
> > has reset rq->aborted_gstate. If a block driver timeout handler always
> > returns BLK_EH_RESET_TIMER then the result will be that the request
> > never terminates.
> Under this situation:
> IMO, if this request has been handled by driver's irq handler, and if
> driver's .timeout still returns BLK_EH_RESET_TIMER, it is driver's bug,
> and the correct return value should be BLK_EH_HANDLED.

We have plenty drivers that do that, so we'll need to audit all the
drivers first.  I guess a start would be to find a way that disables
timeouts entirely.

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