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Subject[PATCH 09/27] nfs: writeback pages wait queue
The generic writeback routines are departing from congestion_wait()
in preference of get_request_wait(), aka. waiting on the block queues.

Introduce the missing writeback wait queue for NFS, otherwise its
writeback pages will grow out of control, exhausting all PG_dirty pages.

CC: Jens Axboe <axboe@kernel.dk>
CC: Chris Mason <chris.mason@oracle.com>
CC: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
CC: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com>
Signed-off-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@intel.com>
---
fs/nfs/client.c | 2
fs/nfs/write.c | 93 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
include/linux/nfs_fs_sb.h | 1
3 files changed, 85 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)
--- linux-next.orig/fs/nfs/write.c 2011-03-03 14:03:40.000000000 +0800
+++ linux-next/fs/nfs/write.c 2011-03-03 14:03:40.000000000 +0800
@@ -185,11 +185,68 @@ static int wb_priority(struct writeback_
* NFS congestion control
*/

+#define NFS_WAIT_PAGES (1024L >> (PAGE_SHIFT - 10))
int nfs_congestion_kb;

-#define NFS_CONGESTION_ON_THRESH (nfs_congestion_kb >> (PAGE_SHIFT-10))
-#define NFS_CONGESTION_OFF_THRESH \
- (NFS_CONGESTION_ON_THRESH - (NFS_CONGESTION_ON_THRESH >> 2))
+/*
+ * SYNC requests will block on (2*limit) and wakeup on (2*limit-NFS_WAIT_PAGES)
+ * ASYNC requests will block on (limit) and wakeup on (limit - NFS_WAIT_PAGES)
+ * In this way SYNC writes will never be blocked by ASYNC ones.
+ */
+
+static void nfs_set_congested(long nr, struct backing_dev_info *bdi)
+{
+ long limit = nfs_congestion_kb >> (PAGE_SHIFT - 10);
+
+ if (nr > limit && !test_bit(BDI_async_congested, &bdi->state))
+ set_bdi_congested(bdi, BLK_RW_ASYNC);
+ else if (nr > 2 * limit && !test_bit(BDI_sync_congested, &bdi->state))
+ set_bdi_congested(bdi, BLK_RW_SYNC);
+}
+
+static void nfs_wait_contested(int is_sync,
+ struct backing_dev_info *bdi,
+ wait_queue_head_t *wqh)
+{
+ int waitbit = is_sync ? BDI_sync_congested : BDI_async_congested;
+ DEFINE_WAIT(wait);
+
+ if (!test_bit(waitbit, &bdi->state))
+ return;
+
+ for (;;) {
+ prepare_to_wait(&wqh[is_sync], &wait, TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE);
+ if (!test_bit(waitbit, &bdi->state))
+ break;
+
+ io_schedule();
+ }
+ finish_wait(&wqh[is_sync], &wait);
+}
+
+static void nfs_wakeup_congested(long nr,
+ struct backing_dev_info *bdi,
+ wait_queue_head_t *wqh)
+{
+ long limit = nfs_congestion_kb >> (PAGE_SHIFT - 10);
+
+ if (nr < 2 * limit - min(limit / 8, NFS_WAIT_PAGES)) {
+ if (test_bit(BDI_sync_congested, &bdi->state)) {
+ clear_bdi_congested(bdi, BLK_RW_SYNC);
+ smp_mb__after_clear_bit();
+ }
+ if (waitqueue_active(&wqh[BLK_RW_SYNC]))
+ wake_up(&wqh[BLK_RW_SYNC]);
+ }
+ if (nr < limit - min(limit / 8, NFS_WAIT_PAGES)) {
+ if (test_bit(BDI_async_congested, &bdi->state)) {
+ clear_bdi_congested(bdi, BLK_RW_ASYNC);
+ smp_mb__after_clear_bit();
+ }
+ if (waitqueue_active(&wqh[BLK_RW_ASYNC]))
+ wake_up(&wqh[BLK_RW_ASYNC]);
+ }
+}

static int nfs_set_page_writeback(struct page *page)
{
@@ -200,11 +257,8 @@ static int nfs_set_page_writeback(struct
struct nfs_server *nfss = NFS_SERVER(inode);

page_cache_get(page);
- if (atomic_long_inc_return(&nfss->writeback) >
- NFS_CONGESTION_ON_THRESH) {
- set_bdi_congested(&nfss->backing_dev_info,
- BLK_RW_ASYNC);
- }
+ nfs_set_congested(atomic_long_inc_return(&nfss->writeback),
+ &nfss->backing_dev_info);
}
return ret;
}
@@ -216,8 +270,10 @@ static void nfs_end_page_writeback(struc

end_page_writeback(page);
page_cache_release(page);
- if (atomic_long_dec_return(&nfss->writeback) < NFS_CONGESTION_OFF_THRESH)
- clear_bdi_congested(&nfss->backing_dev_info, BLK_RW_ASYNC);
+
+ nfs_wakeup_congested(atomic_long_dec_return(&nfss->writeback),
+ &nfss->backing_dev_info,
+ nfss->writeback_wait);
}

static struct nfs_page *nfs_find_and_lock_request(struct page *page, bool nonblock)
@@ -318,19 +374,34 @@ static int nfs_writepage_locked(struct p

int nfs_writepage(struct page *page, struct writeback_control *wbc)
{
+ struct inode *inode = page->mapping->host;
+ struct nfs_server *nfss = NFS_SERVER(inode);
int ret;

ret = nfs_writepage_locked(page, wbc);
unlock_page(page);
+
+ nfs_wait_contested(wbc->sync_mode == WB_SYNC_ALL,
+ &nfss->backing_dev_info,
+ nfss->writeback_wait);
+
return ret;
}

-static int nfs_writepages_callback(struct page *page, struct writeback_control *wbc, void *data)
+static int nfs_writepages_callback(struct page *page,
+ struct writeback_control *wbc, void *data)
{
+ struct inode *inode = page->mapping->host;
+ struct nfs_server *nfss = NFS_SERVER(inode);
int ret;

ret = nfs_do_writepage(page, wbc, data);
unlock_page(page);
+
+ nfs_wait_contested(wbc->sync_mode == WB_SYNC_ALL,
+ &nfss->backing_dev_info,
+ nfss->writeback_wait);
+
return ret;
}

--- linux-next.orig/include/linux/nfs_fs_sb.h 2011-03-03 14:03:38.000000000 +0800
+++ linux-next/include/linux/nfs_fs_sb.h 2011-03-03 14:03:40.000000000 +0800
@@ -102,6 +102,7 @@ struct nfs_server {
struct nfs_iostats __percpu *io_stats; /* I/O statistics */
struct backing_dev_info backing_dev_info;
atomic_long_t writeback; /* number of writeback pages */
+ wait_queue_head_t writeback_wait[2];
int flags; /* various flags */
unsigned int caps; /* server capabilities */
unsigned int rsize; /* read size */
--- linux-next.orig/fs/nfs/client.c 2011-03-03 14:03:38.000000000 +0800
+++ linux-next/fs/nfs/client.c 2011-03-03 14:03:40.000000000 +0800
@@ -1042,6 +1042,8 @@ static struct nfs_server *nfs_alloc_serv
INIT_LIST_HEAD(&server->delegations);

atomic_set(&server->active, 0);
+ init_waitqueue_head(&server->writeback_wait[BLK_RW_SYNC]);
+ init_waitqueue_head(&server->writeback_wait[BLK_RW_ASYNC]);

server->io_stats = nfs_alloc_iostats();
if (!server->io_stats) {



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