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SubjectRe: [PATCH 16/20] tile/mm/fault.c: Port OOM changes to handle_page_fault
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hi,

There is a defect in this patch.

So, Ill post a v2 to this right away.

On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 9:26 AM, Kautuk Consul <consul.kautuk@gmail.com> wrote:
> Commit d065bd810b6deb67d4897a14bfe21f8eb526ba99
> (mm: retry page fault when blocking on disk transfer) and
> commit 37b23e0525d393d48a7d59f870b3bc061a30ccdb
> (x86,mm: make pagefault killable)
>
> The above commits introduced changes into the x86 pagefault handler
> for making the page fault handler retryable as well as killable.
>
> These changes reduce the mmap_sem hold time, which is crucial
> during OOM killer invocation.
>
> Port these changes to tile.
>
> Signed-off-by: Kautuk Consul <consul.kautuk@gmail.com>
> ---
>  arch/tile/mm/fault.c |   31 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>  1 files changed, 26 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/arch/tile/mm/fault.c b/arch/tile/mm/fault.c
> index c1eaaa1..a097631 100644
> --- a/arch/tile/mm/fault.c
> +++ b/arch/tile/mm/fault.c
> @@ -267,6 +267,8 @@ static int handle_page_fault(struct pt_regs *regs,
>        int si_code;
>        int is_kernel_mode;
>        pgd_t *pgd;
> +       unsigned int flags = FAULT_FLAG_ALLOW_RETRY | FAULT_FLAG_KILLABLE |
> +                                                (write ? FAULT_FLAG_WRITE : 0);
>
>        /* on TILE, protection faults are always writes */
>        if (!is_page_fault)
> @@ -373,6 +375,8 @@ static int handle_page_fault(struct pt_regs *regs,
>                        vma = NULL;  /* happy compiler */
>                        goto bad_area_nosemaphore;
>                }
> +
> +retry:
>                down_read(&mm->mmap_sem);
>        }
>
> @@ -420,7 +424,11 @@ good_area:
>         * make sure we exit gracefully rather than endlessly redo
>         * the fault.
>         */
> -       fault = handle_mm_fault(mm, vma, address, write);
> +       fault = handle_mm_fault(mm, vma, address, flags);
> +
> +       if ((fault & VM_FAULT_RETRY) && fatal_signal_pending(current))
> +               return;

Incorrect!
This function returns an int.

> +
>        if (unlikely(fault & VM_FAULT_ERROR)) {
>                if (fault & VM_FAULT_OOM)
>                        goto out_of_memory;
> @@ -428,10 +436,23 @@ good_area:
>                        goto do_sigbus;
>                BUG();
>        }
> -       if (fault & VM_FAULT_MAJOR)
> -               tsk->maj_flt++;
> -       else
> -               tsk->min_flt++;
> +       if (flags & FAULT_FLAG_ALLOW_RETRY) {
> +               if (fault & VM_FAULT_MAJOR)
> +                       tsk->maj_flt++;
> +               else
> +                       tsk->min_flt++;
> +               if (fault & VM_FAULT_RETRY) {
> +                       flags &= ~FAULT_FLAG_ALLOW_RETRY;
> +
> +                       /*
> +                        * No need to up_read(&mm->mmap_sem) as we would
> +                        * have already released it in __lock_page_or_retry
> +                        * in mm/filemap.c.
> +                        */
> +
> +                       goto retry;
> +               }
> +       }
>
>  #if CHIP_HAS_TILE_DMA() || CHIP_HAS_SN_PROC()
>        /*
> --
> 1.7.5.4
>
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