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Subject[PATCH v2 1/3] sched/fair: Comment some nohz_balancer_kick() kick conditions
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We now have a comment explaining the first sched_domain based NOHZ kick,
so might as well comment them all.

While at it, unwrap a line that fits under 80 characters.

Co-authored-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Signed-off-by: Valentin Schneider <valentin.schneider@arm.com>
---
kernel/sched/fair.c | 13 +++++++++++--
1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/sched/fair.c b/kernel/sched/fair.c
index 17fcd15400e1..0f32e9830ec3 100644
--- a/kernel/sched/fair.c
+++ b/kernel/sched/fair.c
@@ -9612,8 +9612,12 @@ static noinline void nohz_balancer_kick(struct rq *rq)

sd = rcu_dereference(rq->sd);
if (sd) {
- if ((rq->cfs.h_nr_running >= 1) &&
- check_cpu_capacity(rq, sd)) {
+ /*
+ * If there's a CFS task and the current CPU has reduced
+ * capacity; kick the ILB to see if there's a better CPU to run
+ * on.
+ */
+ if (rq->cfs.h_nr_running >= 1 && check_cpu_capacity(rq, sd)) {
flags = NOHZ_KICK_MASK;
goto unlock;
}
@@ -9621,6 +9625,11 @@ static noinline void nohz_balancer_kick(struct rq *rq)

sd = rcu_dereference(per_cpu(sd_asym_packing, cpu));
if (sd) {
+ /*
+ * When ASYM_PACKING; see if there's a more preferred CPU
+ * currently idle; in which case, kick the ILB to move tasks
+ * around.
+ */
for_each_cpu_and(i, sched_domain_span(sd), nohz.idle_cpus_mask) {
if (sched_asym_prefer(i, cpu)) {
flags = NOHZ_KICK_MASK;
--
2.20.1
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