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SubjectRe: [PATCH v3] blk: fix a wrong accounting of hd_struct->in_flight
On 2010-10-15 10:39, Yasuaki Ishimatsu wrote:
> Hi Jens,
>
> Jens Axboe wrote:
>> On 2010-10-14 14:48, Yasuaki Ishimatsu wrote:
>>> Index: linux-2.6.36-rc7/block/blk-core.c
>>> ===================================================================
>>> --- linux-2.6.36-rc7.orig/block/blk-core.c 2010-10-07 05:39:52.000000000 +0900
>>> +++ linux-2.6.36-rc7/block/blk-core.c 2010-10-14 17:25:43.000000000 +0900
>>> @@ -66,9 +66,15 @@ static void drive_stat_acct(struct reque
>>> cpu = part_stat_lock();
>>> part = disk_map_sector_rcu(rq->rq_disk, blk_rq_pos(rq));
>>>
>>> - if (!new_io)
>>> + if (!new_io) {
>>> + if (unlikely(rq->part != part)) {
>>> + part_dec_in_flight(rq->part, rw);
>>> + part_inc_in_flight(part, rw);
>>> + rq->part = part;
>>> + }
>>> part_stat_inc(cpu, part, merges[rw]);
>>> - else {
>>> + } else {
>>> + rq->part = part;
>>> part_round_stats(cpu, part);
>>> part_inc_in_flight(part, rw);
>>> }
>>
>> I was thinking that we'd do away with the lookup always if ->part was
>> already set. It will probably require a quiscing of IO on partition
>> table reload, though.
>
> O.K.
> I removed extra part lookups. Following patch also fixed a wrong accounting of
> hd_struct->in_flight. But I could not invent how to stop IOs when
> reloading partition table. Do you have some idea?

This looks good! To quiesce the queue, something like the below.
Completely untested.

diff --git a/block/blk-core.c b/block/blk-core.c
index 32a1c12..dce2f68 100644
--- a/block/blk-core.c
+++ b/block/blk-core.c
@@ -796,11 +796,16 @@ static struct request *get_request(struct request_queue *q, int rw_flags,
rl->starved[is_sync] = 0;

priv = !test_bit(QUEUE_FLAG_ELVSWITCH, &q->queue_flags);
- if (priv)
+ if (priv) {
rl->elvpriv++;

- if (blk_queue_io_stat(q))
- rw_flags |= REQ_IO_STAT;
+ /*
+ * Don't do stats for non-priv requests
+ */
+ if (blk_queue_io_stat(q))
+ rw_flags |= REQ_IO_STAT;
+ }
+
spin_unlock_irq(q->queue_lock);

rq = blk_alloc_request(q, rw_flags, priv, gfp_mask);
diff --git a/block/genhd.c b/block/genhd.c
index 59a2db6..2ecbe7d 100644
--- a/block/genhd.c
+++ b/block/genhd.c
@@ -925,8 +925,10 @@ static void disk_free_ptbl_rcu_cb(struct rcu_head *head)
{
struct disk_part_tbl *ptbl =
container_of(head, struct disk_part_tbl, rcu_head);
+ struct gendisk *disk = ptbl->disk;

kfree(ptbl);
+ elv_quiesce_end(disk->queue);
}

/**
@@ -949,6 +951,7 @@ static void disk_replace_part_tbl(struct gendisk *disk,

if (old_ptbl) {
rcu_assign_pointer(old_ptbl->last_lookup, NULL);
+ elv_quiesce_start(disk->queue);
call_rcu(&old_ptbl->rcu_head, disk_free_ptbl_rcu_cb);
}
}
diff --git a/include/linux/genhd.h b/include/linux/genhd.h
index 5f2f4c4..69b21bb 100644
--- a/include/linux/genhd.h
+++ b/include/linux/genhd.h
@@ -130,6 +130,7 @@ struct disk_part_tbl {
struct rcu_head rcu_head;
int len;
struct hd_struct *last_lookup;
+ struct gendisk *disk;
struct hd_struct *part[];
};

--
Jens Axboe



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