From: Yinghai Lu on
From: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell(a)>

This avoids an infinite loop in free_early_partial().

Add a warning to free_early_partial to catch future problems.

-v3: according to hpa, don't bother caller.

Signed-off-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell(a)>
Signed-off-by: Yinghai Lu <yinghai(a)>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz(a)>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo(a)>
kernel/early_res.c | 5 +++++
1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/early_res.c b/kernel/early_res.c
index 3cb2c66..f3a861b 100644
--- a/kernel/early_res.c
+++ b/kernel/early_res.c
@@ -333,6 +333,11 @@ void __init free_early_partial(u64 start, u64 end)
struct early_res *r;
int i;

+ if (WARN_ONCE(start >= end,
+ "free_early_partial got wrong start/end %#llx/%#llx\n",
+ start, end))
+ return;
i = find_overlapped_early(start, end);
if (i >= max_early_res)
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