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SubjectRe: - pci-device-ensure-sysdata-initialised-v3.patch removed from -mm tree
Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 26, 2007 at 11:24:45PM -0700, akpm@linux-foundation.org wrote:
>> The patch titled
>> pci device ensure sysdata initialised v3
>> has been removed from the -mm tree. Its filename was
>> pci-device-ensure-sysdata-initialised-v3.patch
>>
>> This patch was dropped because Yinghai Lu's stuff hits on the same code
>
> I still get panics with 2.6.23-rc1-mm2 so I have rebased this patch
> on top of that. I seem to have to trot this one out on a regular
> basis and it seems to live its life in -mm. It is clear that there
> are broken call sites here and something needs to be done to them to
> avoid this. Ideas for alternative solutions or can we get something
> like this merged?
>
> -apw
>
> === 8< ===
> pci device ensure sysdata initialised v4
>
> We have been seeing panic's on NUMA systems in pci_call_probe() in
> 2.6.19-rc1-mm1 and later. This is related to the changes introduced
> in the commit below:
>
> [x86, PCI] Switch pci_bus::sysdata from NUMA node integer to a pointer
> 0a247a58fc3e2ecfc17654301033e8b8d08df2a2
>
> In this change the sysdata has changed from directly representing
> a value (the node number in NUMA) to a pointer to a structure.
> However, it seems that we do not always initialise this sysdata
> before we probe the device.
>
> Prior to the changes above the node was defaulted to 'NULL'
> allocating the devices to node 0 unconditionally. This patch adds
> a default sysdata entry (pci_default_sysdata), this is then used
> where 'NULL' was used previously. pci_default_sysdata defaults
> the node to unknown (-1). This is a more accurate assignment,
> mirroring the value returned where no topology support is provided
> and no locality information is available.
>
> There are only two uses of this value in the affected architectures
> (x86, x86_64) and generic code:
>
> 1) in x86_64, dma_alloc_pages() looks up the node in order to
> allocate node local memory. Here if the node is invalid we
> will default to the first online node. Behaviour here should
> be unchanged.
> 2) in generic, pci_call_probe() looks up the node in order to
> restrict execution of the probe on the card local node, to
> favor node local allocation. Where this is unknown previously
> we would force execution (and thereby allocation) to node 0,
> this is arguably wrong and using -1 releases this restriction.
>
> In an ideal world we should be supplying a sysdata for the
> appropriate node where it is known. Where it is not known defaulting
> to -1 seems a better course, and would help us where node 0 is
> short of memory.
>
> Signed-off-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw@shadowen.org>
> ---
> arch/i386/pci/common.c | 2 ++
> arch/i386/pci/fixup.c | 8 +++++---
> arch/i386/pci/numa.c | 8 +++++---
> arch/i386/pci/visws.c | 4 ++--
> include/asm-i386/pci.h | 1 +
> include/asm-x86_64/pci.h | 1 +
> 6 files changed, 16 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/arch/i386/pci/common.c b/arch/i386/pci/common.c
> index d188e10..ed1e986 100644
> --- a/arch/i386/pci/common.c
> +++ b/arch/i386/pci/common.c
> @@ -27,6 +27,8 @@ unsigned long pirq_table_addr;
> struct pci_bus *pci_root_bus;
> struct pci_raw_ops *raw_pci_ops;
>
> +struct pci_sysdata pci_default_sysdata = { .node = -1 };
> +
> static int pci_read(struct pci_bus *bus, unsigned int devfn, int where, int size, u32 *value)
> {
> return raw_pci_ops->read(0, bus->number, devfn, where, size, value);
> diff --git a/arch/i386/pci/fixup.c b/arch/i386/pci/fixup.c
> index e7306db..80365ac 100644
> --- a/arch/i386/pci/fixup.c
> +++ b/arch/i386/pci/fixup.c
> @@ -25,9 +25,11 @@ static void __devinit pci_fixup_i450nx(struct pci_dev *d)
> pci_read_config_byte(d, reg++, &subb);
> DBG("i450NX PXB %d: %02x/%02x/%02x\n", pxb, busno, suba, subb);
> if (busno)
> - pci_scan_bus(busno, &pci_root_ops, NULL); /* Bus A */
> + pci_scan_bus(busno, &pci_root_ops,
> + &pci_default_sysdata); /* Bus A */
> if (suba < subb)
> - pci_scan_bus(suba+1, &pci_root_ops, NULL); /* Bus B */
> + pci_scan_bus(suba+1, &pci_root_ops,
> + &pci_default_sysdata); /* Bus B */
> }
> pcibios_last_bus = -1;
> }
> @@ -42,7 +44,7 @@ static void __devinit pci_fixup_i450gx(struct pci_dev *d)
> u8 busno;
> pci_read_config_byte(d, 0x4a, &busno);
> printk(KERN_INFO "PCI: i440KX/GX host bridge %s: secondary bus %02x\n", pci_name(d), busno);
> - pci_scan_bus(busno, &pci_root_ops, NULL);
> + pci_scan_bus(busno, &pci_root_ops, &pci_default_sysdata);
> pcibios_last_bus = -1;
> }
> DECLARE_PCI_FIXUP_HEADER(PCI_VENDOR_ID_INTEL, PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_82454GX, pci_fixup_i450gx);
> diff --git a/arch/i386/pci/numa.c b/arch/i386/pci/numa.c
> index adbe17a..8d2fd6c 100644
> --- a/arch/i386/pci/numa.c
> +++ b/arch/i386/pci/numa.c
> @@ -97,9 +97,11 @@ static void __devinit pci_fixup_i450nx(struct pci_dev *d)
> pci_read_config_byte(d, reg++, &subb);
> DBG("i450NX PXB %d: %02x/%02x/%02x\n", pxb, busno, suba, subb);
> if (busno)
> - pci_scan_bus(QUADLOCAL2BUS(quad,busno), &pci_root_ops, NULL); /* Bus A */
> + pci_scan_bus(QUADLOCAL2BUS(quad,busno), &pci_root_ops,
> + &pci_default_sysdata); /* Bus A */
> if (suba < subb)
> - pci_scan_bus(QUADLOCAL2BUS(quad,suba+1), &pci_root_ops, NULL); /* Bus B */
> + pci_scan_bus(QUADLOCAL2BUS(quad,suba+1), &pci_root_ops,
> + &pci_default_sysdata); /* Bus B */
> }
> pcibios_last_bus = -1;
> }
> @@ -124,7 +126,7 @@ static int __init pci_numa_init(void)
> printk("Scanning PCI bus %d for quad %d\n",
> QUADLOCAL2BUS(quad,0), quad);
> pci_scan_bus(QUADLOCAL2BUS(quad,0),
> - &pci_root_ops, NULL);
> + &pci_root_ops, &pci_default_sysdata);
> }
> return 0;
> }
> diff --git a/arch/i386/pci/visws.c b/arch/i386/pci/visws.c
> index f1b486d..2539371 100644
> --- a/arch/i386/pci/visws.c
> +++ b/arch/i386/pci/visws.c
> @@ -101,8 +101,8 @@ static int __init pcibios_init(void)
> "bridge B (PIIX4) bus: %u\n", pci_bus1, pci_bus0);
>
> raw_pci_ops = &pci_direct_conf1;
> - pci_scan_bus(pci_bus0, &pci_root_ops, NULL);
> - pci_scan_bus(pci_bus1, &pci_root_ops, NULL);
> + pci_scan_bus(pci_bus0, &pci_root_ops, &pci_default_sysdata);
> + pci_scan_bus(pci_bus1, &pci_root_ops, &pci_default_sysdata);
> pci_fixup_irqs(visws_swizzle, visws_map_irq);
> pcibios_resource_survey();
> return 0;
> diff --git a/include/asm-i386/pci.h b/include/asm-i386/pci.h
> index d790343..7003604 100644
> --- a/include/asm-i386/pci.h
> +++ b/include/asm-i386/pci.h
> @@ -7,6 +7,7 @@
> struct pci_sysdata {
> int node; /* NUMA node */
> };
> +extern struct pci_sysdata pci_default_sysdata;
>
> #include <linux/mm.h> /* for struct page */
>
> diff --git a/include/asm-x86_64/pci.h b/include/asm-x86_64/pci.h
> index 88926eb..2c2b092 100644
> --- a/include/asm-x86_64/pci.h
> +++ b/include/asm-x86_64/pci.h
> @@ -9,6 +9,7 @@ struct pci_sysdata {
> int node; /* NUMA node */
> void* iommu; /* IOMMU private data */
> };
> +extern struct pci_sysdata pci_default_sysdata;
>
> #ifdef CONFIG_CALGARY_IOMMU
> static inline void* pci_iommu(struct pci_bus *bus)

Acked-by: Yinghai Lu <yinghai.lu@sun.com>

anyway i still think we should put .node and .iommu in pci_bus directly.

YH
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