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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] x86/mm/tlb: Remove flush_tlb_info from the stack
On Thu, Apr 25, 2019 at 11:08 AM Nadav Amit <namit@vmware.com> wrote:
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> Move flush_tlb_info variables off the stack. This allows to align
> flush_tlb_info to cache-line and avoid potentially unnecessary cache
> line movements. It also allows to have a fixed virtual-to-physical
> translation of the variables, which reduces TLB misses.
>
> Use per-CPU struct for flush_tlb_mm_range() and
> flush_tlb_kernel_range(). Add debug assertions to ensure there are
> no nested TLB flushes that might overwrite the per-CPU data. For
> arch_tlbbatch_flush() use a const struct.
>

I like this version of the patch.

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