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SubjectRe: msgrcv: use freezable blocking call
Hi Andrew,
Both patches looks fine to us.

Thank You

> On Wed, Apr 01, 2015 at 05:18:46AM +0000, Maninder Singh wrote:
> > Hi Andrew,
> > Thanks for making new patch, Actually there is some problem with our mail editor.
> > It changes tabs with spaces and corrupts the patch, we are solving the same at our end.
> > Thats why i am sending you signed -off by only for both patches.
>
> Sort it and resend, no real great hurry with these patches, right?

I tend not to bother too much about occasional messy patches. These
ones appear to be be the first patches from these contributors and
fixing them up only takes a couple of minutes. If Maninder's team
expects to send more patches in the future then yes, please fix this
stuff. But for now, the important thing is to get these kernel
problems sorted out.

> > 1. For msgrcv: use freezable blocking call
> > Signed-off-by: Yogesh Gaur <yn.gaur@samsung.com>
> > Signed-off-by: Maninder Singh <maninder1.s@samsung.com>
> > Signed-off-by: Manjeet Pawar <manjeet.p@samsung.com>
>
> Did you really pass around that patch through 3 people or did it take
> all three of you to modify those two lines?
>
> Should some of those SoBs be a reviewed-by perhaps?
>
>
> > ----> For Peter's Review comment:- This is what, no why mentioned
> >
> > This call was selected to be converted to a freezable call because
> > it doesn't hold any locks or release any resources when interrupted
> > that might be needed by another freezing task or a kernel driver
> > during suspend, and is a common site where idle userspace tasks are
> > blocked.
>
> Please put such things in the Changelog so that we can see you've
> thought about things.

I have made that change.

Maninder, we currently have yourself as the primary author of
"restart_syscall: use freezable blocking call". Is that correct, or
should that be Yogesh Gaur?
--> It is correct

Below are my latest copies of these two patches. How do they look?
-- > Looks fine, Thnaks for making patches.

From: Yogesh Gaur <yn.gaur@samsung.com>
Subject: ipc/msg.c: use freezable blocking call

Avoid waking up every thread sleeping in a msgrcv call during suspend and
resume by calling a freezable blocking call. Previous patches modified
the freezer to avoid sending wakeups to threads that are blocked in
freezable blocking calls.

Ref: https://lkml.org/lkml/2013/5/1/424

Backtrace:
[<c03e3924>] (__schedule+0x0/0x5d8) from [<c03e3f88>] (schedule+0x8c/0x90)
[<c03e3efc>] (schedule+0x0/0x90) from [<c01ef9f8>] (do_msgrcv+0x2e0/0x368)
[<c01ef718>] (do_msgrcv+0x0/0x368) from [<c01efaac>] (SyS_msgrcv+0x2c/0x38)
[<c01efa80>] (SyS_msgrcv+0x0/0x38) from [<c001a180>] (ret_fast_syscall+0x0/0x48)
tPlay0Cb2 R running 0 297 204 0x00000001

This call was selected to be converted to a freezable call because it
doesn't hold any locks or release any resources when interrupted that
might be needed by another freezing task or a kernel driver during
suspend, and is a common site where idle userspace tasks are blocked.

Signed-off-by: Yogesh Gaur <yn.gaur@samsung.com>
Signed-off-by: Manjeet Pawar <manjeet.p@samsung.com>
Signed-off-by: Maninder Singh <maninder1.s@samsung.com>
Reviewed-by : Ajeet Yadav <ajeet.y@samsung.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
---

ipc/msg.c | 3 ++-
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff -puN ipc/msg.c~msgrcv-use-freezable-blocking-call ipc/msg.c
--- a/ipc/msg.c~msgrcv-use-freezable-blocking-call
+++ a/ipc/msg.c
@@ -37,6 +37,7 @@
#include <linux/rwsem.h>
#include <linux/nsproxy.h>
#include <linux/ipc_namespace.h>
+#include <linux/freezer.h>

#include <asm/current.h>
#include <linux/uaccess.h>
@@ -915,7 +916,7 @@ long do_msgrcv(int msqid, void __user *b

ipc_unlock_object(&msq->q_perm);
rcu_read_unlock();
- schedule();
+ freezable_schedule();

/* Lockless receive, part 1:
* Disable preemption. We don't hold a reference to the queue
_




From: Maninder Singh <maninder1.s@samsung.com>
Subject: kernel/time/hrtimer.c: restart_syscall: use freezable blocking call
Avoid waking up every thread sleeping in a restart_syscall call during
suspend and resume by calling a freezable blocking call. Previous patches
modified the freezer to avoid sending wakeups to threads that are blocked
in freezable blocking calls.

Ref: https://lkml.org/lkml/2013/5/1/424

Backtrace:
[<c03e3924>] (__schedule+0x0/0x5d8) from [<c03e3f88>] (schedule+0x8c/0x90)
[<c03e3efc>] (schedule+0x0/0x90) from [<c03e3150>] (schedule_hrtimeout_range_clock+0xdc/0x110)
[<c03e3074>] (schedule_hrtimeout_range_clock+0x0/0x110) from [<c03e31a0>] (schedule_hrtimeout_range+0x1c/0x20)
r9:d16c9be0 r8:8b7d9c2c r7:00000000 r6:00000000 r5:d16c8028
[<c03e3184>] (schedule_hrtimeout_range+0x0/0x20) from [<c015778c>] (poll_schedule_timeout+0x48/0x6c)
[<c0157744>] (poll_schedule_timeout+0x0/0x6c) from [<c0158994>] (do_sys_poll+0x2c8/0x378) r5:d16c9f78 r4:00000000
[<c01586cc>] (do_sys_poll+0x0/0x378) from [<c0158a84>] (do_restart_poll+0x40/0x5c)
[<c0158a44>] (do_restart_poll+0x0/0x5c) from [<c005710c>] (sys_restart_syscall+0x2c/0x30) r4:fffffe7a
[<c00570e0>] (sys_restart_syscall+0x0/0x30) from [<c001a180>] (ret_fast_syscall+0x0/0x48)
This call was selected to be converted to a freezable call because it
doesn't hold any locks or release any resources when interrupted that
might be needed by another freezing task or a kernel driver during
suspend, and is a common site where idle userspace tasks are blocked.

Signed-off-by: Yogesh Gaur <yn.gaur@samsung.com>
Signed-off-by: Maninder Singh <maninder1.s@samsung.com>
Signed-off-by: Amit Arora <amit.arora@samsung.com>
Reviewed-by : Ajeet Yadav <ajeet.y@samsung.com>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@rjwysocki.net>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
---
kernel/time/hrtimer.c | 4 ++--
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
diff -puN kernel/time/hrtimer.c~restart_syscall-use-freezable-blocking-call kernel/time/hrtimer.c
--- a/kernel/time/hrtimer.c~restart_syscall-use-freezable-blocking-call
+++ a/kernel/time/hrtimer.c
@@ -1767,7 +1767,7 @@ schedule_hrtimeout_range_clock(ktime_t *
* A NULL parameter means "infinite"
*/
if (!expires) {
- schedule();
+ freezable_schedule();
return -EINTR;
}

@@ -1781,7 +1781,7 @@ schedule_hrtimeout_range_clock(ktime_t *
t.task = NULL;

if (likely(t.task))
- schedule();
+ freezable_schedule();

hrtimer_cancel(&t.timer);
destroy_hrtimer_on_stack(&t.timer);
_
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