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SubjectRe: [PATCH 01/20] powerpc: Use call_rcu_sched() for pagetables
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On Sat, 2010-08-28 at 16:16 +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> plain text document attachment (powerpc-pgtable-call_rcu_sched.patch)
> PowerPC relies on IRQ-disable to guard against RCU quiecent states,
> use the appropriate RCU call version.
>
> Cc: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
> Cc: Nick Piggin <npiggin@suse.de>
> Cc: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>

So as per discussions with Paul Mck, that should be correct,
thus

Acked-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>

> ---
> arch/powerpc/mm/pgtable.c | 2 +-
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> Index: linux-2.6/arch/powerpc/mm/pgtable.c
> ===================================================================
> --- linux-2.6.orig/arch/powerpc/mm/pgtable.c
> +++ linux-2.6/arch/powerpc/mm/pgtable.c
> @@ -92,7 +92,7 @@ static void pte_free_rcu_callback(struct
>
> static void pte_free_submit(struct pte_freelist_batch *batch)
> {
> - call_rcu(&batch->rcu, pte_free_rcu_callback);
> + call_rcu_sched(&batch->rcu, pte_free_rcu_callback);
> }
>
> void pgtable_free_tlb(struct mmu_gather *tlb, void *table, unsigned shift)
>
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