lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2012]   [May]   [17]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [PATCH] mm: Optimize put_mems_allowed() usage
From
Date
Anybody care to pick this one up? Andrew?

On Tue, 2012-03-27 at 15:14 +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> Subject: mm: Optimize put_mems_allowed() usage
> From: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
> Date: Mon Mar 26 14:13:05 CEST 2012
>
> Since put_mems_allowed() is strictly optional, its a seqcount retry,
> we don't need to evaluate the function if the allocation was in fact
> successful, saving a smp_rmb some loads and comparisons on some
> relative fast-paths.
>
> Since the naming, get/put_mems_allowed() does suggest a mandatory
> pairing, rename the interface, as suggested by Mel, to resemble the
> seqcount interface.
>
> This gives us: read_mems_allowed_begin() and
> read_mems_allowed_retry(), where it is important to note that the
> return value of the latter call is inverted from its previous
> incarnation.
>
> Acked-by: Mel Gorman <mgorman@suse.de>
> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
> ---
> include/linux/cpuset.h | 27 ++++++++++++++-------------
> kernel/cpuset.c | 2 +-
> mm/filemap.c | 4 ++--
> mm/hugetlb.c | 4 ++--
> mm/mempolicy.c | 14 +++++++-------
> mm/page_alloc.c | 8 ++++----
> mm/slab.c | 4 ++--
> mm/slub.c | 16 +++-------------
> 8 files changed, 35 insertions(+), 44 deletions(-)
>
> --- a/include/linux/cpuset.h
> +++ b/include/linux/cpuset.h
> @@ -89,25 +89,26 @@ extern void rebuild_sched_domains(void);
> extern void cpuset_print_task_mems_allowed(struct task_struct *p);
>
> /*
> - * get_mems_allowed is required when making decisions involving mems_allowed
> - * such as during page allocation. mems_allowed can be updated in parallel
> - * and depending on the new value an operation can fail potentially causing
> - * process failure. A retry loop with get_mems_allowed and put_mems_allowed
> - * prevents these artificial failures.
> + * read_mems_allowed_begin is required when making decisions involving
> + * mems_allowed such as during page allocation. mems_allowed can be updated in
> + * parallel and depending on the new value an operation can fail potentially
> + * causing process failure. A retry loop with read_mems_allowed_begin and
> + * read_mems_allowed_retry prevents these artificial failures.
> */
> -static inline unsigned int get_mems_allowed(void)
> +static inline unsigned int read_mems_allowed_begin(void)
> {
> return read_seqcount_begin(&current->mems_allowed_seq);
> }
>
> /*
> - * If this returns false, the operation that took place after get_mems_allowed
> - * may have failed. It is up to the caller to retry the operation if
> + * If this returns true, the operation that took place after
> + * read_mems_allowed_begin may have failed artificially due to a concurrent
> + * update of mems_allowed. It is up to the caller to retry the operation if
> * appropriate.
> */
> -static inline bool put_mems_allowed(unsigned int seq)
> +static inline bool read_mems_allowed_retry(unsigned int seq)
> {
> - return !read_seqcount_retry(&current->mems_allowed_seq, seq);
> + return read_seqcount_retry(&current->mems_allowed_seq, seq);
> }
>
> static inline void set_mems_allowed(nodemask_t nodemask)
> @@ -225,14 +226,14 @@ static inline void set_mems_allowed(node
> {
> }
>
> -static inline unsigned int get_mems_allowed(void)
> +static inline unsigned int read_mems_allowed_begin(void)
> {
> return 0;
> }
>
> -static inline bool put_mems_allowed(unsigned int seq)
> +static inline bool read_mems_allowed_retry(unsigned int seq)
> {
> - return true;
> + return false;
> }
>
> #endif /* !CONFIG_CPUSETS */
> --- a/kernel/cpuset.c
> +++ b/kernel/cpuset.c
> @@ -976,7 +976,7 @@ static void cpuset_change_task_nodemask(
> task_lock(tsk);
> /*
> * Determine if a loop is necessary if another thread is doing
> - * get_mems_allowed(). If at least one node remains unchanged and
> + * read_mems_allowed_begin(). If at least one node remains unchanged and
> * tsk does not have a mempolicy, then an empty nodemask will not be
> * possible when mems_allowed is larger than a word.
> */
> --- a/mm/filemap.c
> +++ b/mm/filemap.c
> @@ -501,10 +501,10 @@ struct page *__page_cache_alloc(gfp_t gf
> if (cpuset_do_page_mem_spread()) {
> unsigned int cpuset_mems_cookie;
> do {
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
> n = cpuset_mem_spread_node();
> page = alloc_pages_exact_node(n, gfp, 0);
> - } while (!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page);
> + } while (!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie));
>
> return page;
> }
> --- a/mm/hugetlb.c
> +++ b/mm/hugetlb.c
> @@ -541,7 +541,7 @@ static struct page *dequeue_huge_page_vm
> unsigned int cpuset_mems_cookie;
>
> retry_cpuset:
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
> zonelist = huge_zonelist(vma, address,
> htlb_alloc_mask, &mpol, &nodemask);
> /*
> @@ -570,7 +570,7 @@ static struct page *dequeue_huge_page_vm
> }
>
> mpol_cond_put(mpol);
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page))
> + if (unlikely(!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
> return page;
>
> --- a/mm/mempolicy.c
> +++ b/mm/mempolicy.c
> @@ -1692,7 +1692,7 @@ int node_random(const nodemask_t *maskp)
> * If the effective policy is 'BIND, returns a pointer to the mempolicy's
> * @nodemask for filtering the zonelist.
> *
> - * Must be protected by get_mems_allowed()
> + * Must be protected by read_mems_allowed_begin()
> */
> struct zonelist *huge_zonelist(struct vm_area_struct *vma, unsigned long addr,
> gfp_t gfp_flags, struct mempolicy **mpol,
> @@ -1857,7 +1857,7 @@ alloc_pages_vma(gfp_t gfp, int order, st
>
> retry_cpuset:
> pol = get_vma_policy(current, vma, addr);
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
>
> if (unlikely(pol->mode == MPOL_INTERLEAVE)) {
> unsigned nid;
> @@ -1865,7 +1865,7 @@ alloc_pages_vma(gfp_t gfp, int order, st
> nid = interleave_nid(pol, vma, addr, PAGE_SHIFT + order);
> mpol_cond_put(pol);
> page = alloc_page_interleave(gfp, order, nid);
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page))
> + if (unlikely(!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
>
> return page;
> @@ -1878,7 +1878,7 @@ alloc_pages_vma(gfp_t gfp, int order, st
> struct page *page = __alloc_pages_nodemask(gfp, order,
> zl, policy_nodemask(gfp, pol));
> __mpol_put(pol);
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page))
> + if (unlikely(!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
> return page;
> }
> @@ -1887,7 +1887,7 @@ alloc_pages_vma(gfp_t gfp, int order, st
> */
> page = __alloc_pages_nodemask(gfp, order, zl,
> policy_nodemask(gfp, pol));
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page))
> + if (unlikely(!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
> return page;
> }
> @@ -1921,7 +1921,7 @@ struct page *alloc_pages_current(gfp_t g
> pol = &default_policy;
>
> retry_cpuset:
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
>
> /*
> * No reference counting needed for current->mempolicy
> @@ -1934,7 +1934,7 @@ struct page *alloc_pages_current(gfp_t g
> policy_zonelist(gfp, pol, numa_node_id()),
> policy_nodemask(gfp, pol));
>
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page))
> + if (unlikely(!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
>
> return page;
> --- a/mm/page_alloc.c
> +++ b/mm/page_alloc.c
> @@ -2402,7 +2402,7 @@ __alloc_pages_nodemask(gfp_t gfp_mask, u
> return NULL;
>
> retry_cpuset:
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
>
> /* The preferred zone is used for statistics later */
> first_zones_zonelist(zonelist, high_zoneidx,
> @@ -2429,7 +2429,7 @@ __alloc_pages_nodemask(gfp_t gfp_mask, u
> * the mask is being updated. If a page allocation is about to fail,
> * check if the cpuset changed during allocation and if so, retry.
> */
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !page))
> + if (unlikely(!page && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
>
> return page;
> @@ -2651,9 +2651,9 @@ bool skip_free_areas_node(unsigned int f
> goto out;
>
> do {
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
> ret = !node_isset(nid, cpuset_current_mems_allowed);
> - } while (!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie));
> + } while (read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie));
> out:
> return ret;
> }
> --- a/mm/slab.c
> +++ b/mm/slab.c
> @@ -3318,7 +3318,7 @@ static void *fallback_alloc(struct kmem_
> local_flags = flags & (GFP_CONSTRAINT_MASK|GFP_RECLAIM_MASK);
>
> retry_cpuset:
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
> zonelist = node_zonelist(slab_node(current->mempolicy), flags);
>
> retry:
> @@ -3374,7 +3374,7 @@ static void *fallback_alloc(struct kmem_
> }
> }
>
> - if (unlikely(!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie) && !obj))
> + if (unlikely(!obj && read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie)))
> goto retry_cpuset;
> return obj;
> }
> --- a/mm/slub.c
> +++ b/mm/slub.c
> @@ -1606,7 +1606,7 @@ static struct page *get_any_partial(stru
> return NULL;
>
> do {
> - cpuset_mems_cookie = get_mems_allowed();
> + cpuset_mems_cookie = read_mems_allowed_begin();
> zonelist = node_zonelist(slab_node(current->mempolicy), flags);
> for_each_zone_zonelist(zone, z, zonelist, high_zoneidx) {
> struct kmem_cache_node *n;
> @@ -1616,21 +1616,11 @@ static struct page *get_any_partial(stru
> if (n && cpuset_zone_allowed_hardwall(zone, flags) &&
> n->nr_partial > s->min_partial) {
> object = get_partial_node(s, n, c);
> - if (object) {
> - /*
> - * Return the object even if
> - * put_mems_allowed indicated that
> - * the cpuset mems_allowed was
> - * updated in parallel. It's a
> - * harmless race between the alloc
> - * and the cpuset update.
> - */
> - put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie);
> + if (object)
> return object;
> - }
> }
> }
> - } while (!put_mems_allowed(cpuset_mems_cookie));
> + } while (read_mems_allowed_retry(cpuset_mems_cookie));
> #endif
> return NULL;
> }
>



\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2012-05-17 13:21    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. Advertise on this site