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Subject[PATCH 12/25] Remove a branch by assuming __GFP_HIGH == ALLOC_HIGH
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Allocations that specify __GFP_HIGH get the ALLOC_HIGH flag. If these
flags are equal to each other, we can eliminate a branch.

[akpm@linux-foundation.org: Suggested the hack]
Signed-off-by: Mel Gorman <mel@csn.ul.ie>
---
mm/page_alloc.c | 4 ++--
1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
diff --git a/mm/page_alloc.c b/mm/page_alloc.c
index ad26052..1e8b4b6 100644
--- a/mm/page_alloc.c
+++ b/mm/page_alloc.c
@@ -1640,8 +1640,8 @@ gfp_to_alloc_flags(gfp_t gfp_mask)
* policy or is asking for __GFP_HIGH memory. GFP_ATOMIC requests will
* set both ALLOC_HARDER (!wait) and ALLOC_HIGH (__GFP_HIGH).
*/
- if (gfp_mask & __GFP_HIGH)
- alloc_flags |= ALLOC_HIGH;
+ VM_BUG_ON(__GFP_HIGH != ALLOC_HIGH);
+ alloc_flags |= (gfp_mask & __GFP_HIGH);

if (!wait) {
alloc_flags |= ALLOC_HARDER;
--
1.5.6.5


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