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Subject[068/123] sched: Remove rq->clock coupling from set_task_cpu()
From: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>

commit 5afcdab706d6002cb02b567ba46e650215e694e8 upstream

set_task_cpu() should be rq invariant and only touch task state, it
currently fails to do so, which opens up a few races, since not all
callers hold both rq->locks.

Remove the relyance on rq->clock, as any site calling set_task_cpu()
should also do a remote clock update, which should ensure the observed
time between these two cpus is monotonic, as per
kernel/sched_clock.c:sched_clock_remote().

Therefore we can simply remove the clock_offset bits and be happy.

Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
LKML-Reference: <new-submission>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Signed-off-by: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
---
kernel/sched.c | 13 +------------
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 12 deletions(-)

--- a/kernel/sched.c
+++ b/kernel/sched.c
@@ -2069,23 +2069,12 @@ task_hot(struct task_struct *p, u64 now,
void set_task_cpu(struct task_struct *p, unsigned int new_cpu)
{
int old_cpu = task_cpu(p);
- struct rq *old_rq = cpu_rq(old_cpu), *new_rq = cpu_rq(new_cpu);
+ struct rq *old_rq = cpu_rq(old_cpu);
struct cfs_rq *old_cfsrq = task_cfs_rq(p),
*new_cfsrq = cpu_cfs_rq(old_cfsrq, new_cpu);
- u64 clock_offset;
-
- clock_offset = old_rq->clock - new_rq->clock;

trace_sched_migrate_task(p, new_cpu);

-#ifdef CONFIG_SCHEDSTATS
- if (p->se.wait_start)
- p->se.wait_start -= clock_offset;
- if (p->se.sleep_start)
- p->se.sleep_start -= clock_offset;
- if (p->se.block_start)
- p->se.block_start -= clock_offset;
-#endif
if (old_cpu != new_cpu) {
p->se.nr_migrations++;
#ifdef CONFIG_SCHEDSTATS



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