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Subject[ 11/75] xen: correctly check for pending events when restoring irq flags
3.3-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: David Vrabel <david.vrabel@citrix.com>

commit 7eb7ce4d2e8991aff4ecb71a81949a907ca755ac upstream.

In xen_restore_fl_direct(), xen_force_evtchn_callback() was being
called even if no events were pending. This resulted in (depending on
workload) about a 100 times as many xen_version hypercalls as
necessary.

Fix this by correcting the sense of the conditional jump.

This seems to give a significant performance benefit for some
workloads.

There is some subtle tricksy "..since the check here is trying to
check both pending and masked in a single cmpw, but I think this is
correct. It will call check_events now only when the combined
mask+pending word is 0x0001 (aka unmasked, pending)." (Ian)

Acked-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@citrix.com>
Signed-off-by: David Vrabel <david.vrabel@citrix.com>
Signed-off-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>

---
arch/x86/xen/xen-asm.S | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
--- a/arch/x86/xen/xen-asm.S
+++ b/arch/x86/xen/xen-asm.S
@@ -96,7 +96,7 @@ ENTRY(xen_restore_fl_direct)

/* check for unmasked and pending */
cmpw $0x0001, PER_CPU_VAR(xen_vcpu_info) + XEN_vcpu_info_pending
- jz 1f
+ jnz 1f
2: call check_events
1:
ENDPATCH(xen_restore_fl_direct)



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