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Subject[186/262] powerpc: gup_hugepte() avoid freeing the head page too many times
3.0-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com>

commit 8596468487e2062cae2aad56e973784e03959245 upstream.

We only taken "refs" pins on the head page not "*nr" pins.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@redhat.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
Cc: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com>
Cc: Johannes Weiner <jweiner@redhat.com>
Cc: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com>
Cc: Mel Gorman <mgorman@suse.de>
Cc: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com>
Cc: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
Acked-by: David Gibson <david@gibson.dropbear.id.au>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

---
arch/powerpc/mm/hugetlbpage.c | 5 ++---
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
--- a/arch/powerpc/mm/hugetlbpage.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/mm/hugetlbpage.c
@@ -428,10 +428,9 @@ static noinline int gup_hugepte(pte_t *p

if (unlikely(pte_val(pte) != pte_val(*ptep))) {
/* Could be optimized better */
- while (*nr) {
+ *nr -= refs;
+ while (refs--)
put_page(head);
- (*nr)--;
- }
}

return 1;



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