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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] mm: page-writeback: simplify memcg handling in test_clear_page_writeback()
On Wed 10-02-21 12:44:00, Johannes Weiner wrote:
[...]
> >From 5bcc0f468460aa2670c40318bb657e8b08ef96d5 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>
> Date: Tue, 9 Feb 2021 16:22:42 -0500
> Subject: [PATCH] mm: page-writeback: simplify memcg handling in
> test_clear_page_writeback()
>
> Page writeback doesn't hold a page reference, which allows truncate to
> free a page the second PageWriteback is cleared. This used to require
> special attention in test_clear_page_writeback(), where we had to be
> careful not to rely on the unstable page->memcg binding and look up
> all the necessary information before clearing the writeback flag.
>
> Since commit 073861ed77b6 ("mm: fix VM_BUG_ON(PageTail) and
> BUG_ON(PageWriteback)") test_clear_page_writeback() is called with an
> explicit reference on the page, and this dance is no longer needed.
>
> Use unlock_page_memcg() and dec_lruvec_page_state() directly.
>
> This removes the last user of the lock_page_memcg() return value,
> change it to void. Touch up the comments in there as well. This also
> removes the last extern user of __unlock_page_memcg(), make it
> static. Further, it removes the last user of dec_lruvec_state(),
> delete it, along with a few other unused helpers.
>
> Signed-off-by: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>
> Acked-by: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com>
> Reviewed-by: Shakeel Butt <shakeelb@google.com>

Acked-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com>

Thanks!

> ---
> include/linux/memcontrol.h | 10 ++--------
> include/linux/vmstat.h | 24 +++---------------------
> mm/memcontrol.c | 36 +++++++++++-------------------------
> mm/page-writeback.c | 9 +++------
> 4 files changed, 19 insertions(+), 60 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/include/linux/memcontrol.h b/include/linux/memcontrol.h
> index a44b2d51aecc..b17053af3287 100644
> --- a/include/linux/memcontrol.h
> +++ b/include/linux/memcontrol.h
> @@ -874,8 +874,7 @@ void mem_cgroup_print_oom_group(struct mem_cgroup *memcg);
> extern bool cgroup_memory_noswap;
> #endif
>
> -struct mem_cgroup *lock_page_memcg(struct page *page);
> -void __unlock_page_memcg(struct mem_cgroup *memcg);
> +void lock_page_memcg(struct page *page);
> void unlock_page_memcg(struct page *page);
>
> void __mod_memcg_state(struct mem_cgroup *memcg, int idx, int val);
> @@ -1269,12 +1268,7 @@ mem_cgroup_print_oom_meminfo(struct mem_cgroup *memcg)
> {
> }
>
> -static inline struct mem_cgroup *lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> -{
> - return NULL;
> -}
> -
> -static inline void __unlock_page_memcg(struct mem_cgroup *memcg)
> +static inline void lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> {
> }
>
> diff --git a/include/linux/vmstat.h b/include/linux/vmstat.h
> index 506d625163a1..3299cd69e4ca 100644
> --- a/include/linux/vmstat.h
> +++ b/include/linux/vmstat.h
> @@ -512,16 +512,10 @@ static inline void mod_lruvec_page_state(struct page *page,
>
> #endif /* CONFIG_MEMCG */
>
> -static inline void __inc_lruvec_state(struct lruvec *lruvec,
> - enum node_stat_item idx)
> -{
> - __mod_lruvec_state(lruvec, idx, 1);
> -}
> -
> -static inline void __dec_lruvec_state(struct lruvec *lruvec,
> - enum node_stat_item idx)
> +static inline void inc_lruvec_state(struct lruvec *lruvec,
> + enum node_stat_item idx)
> {
> - __mod_lruvec_state(lruvec, idx, -1);
> + mod_lruvec_state(lruvec, idx, 1);
> }
>
> static inline void __inc_lruvec_page_state(struct page *page,
> @@ -536,18 +530,6 @@ static inline void __dec_lruvec_page_state(struct page *page,
> __mod_lruvec_page_state(page, idx, -1);
> }
>
> -static inline void inc_lruvec_state(struct lruvec *lruvec,
> - enum node_stat_item idx)
> -{
> - mod_lruvec_state(lruvec, idx, 1);
> -}
> -
> -static inline void dec_lruvec_state(struct lruvec *lruvec,
> - enum node_stat_item idx)
> -{
> - mod_lruvec_state(lruvec, idx, -1);
> -}
> -
> static inline void inc_lruvec_page_state(struct page *page,
> enum node_stat_item idx)
> {
> diff --git a/mm/memcontrol.c b/mm/memcontrol.c
> index 9e455815fb7a..e29d3d64c27e 100644
> --- a/mm/memcontrol.c
> +++ b/mm/memcontrol.c
> @@ -2124,11 +2124,10 @@ void mem_cgroup_print_oom_group(struct mem_cgroup *memcg)
> * This function protects unlocked LRU pages from being moved to
> * another cgroup.
> *
> - * It ensures lifetime of the returned memcg. Caller is responsible
> - * for the lifetime of the page; __unlock_page_memcg() is available
> - * when @page might get freed inside the locked section.
> + * It ensures lifetime of the locked memcg. Caller is responsible
> + * for the lifetime of the page.
> */
> -struct mem_cgroup *lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> +void lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> {
> struct page *head = compound_head(page); /* rmap on tail pages */
> struct mem_cgroup *memcg;
> @@ -2138,21 +2137,15 @@ struct mem_cgroup *lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> * The RCU lock is held throughout the transaction. The fast
> * path can get away without acquiring the memcg->move_lock
> * because page moving starts with an RCU grace period.
> - *
> - * The RCU lock also protects the memcg from being freed when
> - * the page state that is going to change is the only thing
> - * preventing the page itself from being freed. E.g. writeback
> - * doesn't hold a page reference and relies on PG_writeback to
> - * keep off truncation, migration and so forth.
> */
> rcu_read_lock();
>
> if (mem_cgroup_disabled())
> - return NULL;
> + return;
> again:
> memcg = page_memcg(head);
> if (unlikely(!memcg))
> - return NULL;
> + return;
>
> #ifdef CONFIG_PROVE_LOCKING
> local_irq_save(flags);
> @@ -2161,7 +2154,7 @@ struct mem_cgroup *lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> #endif
>
> if (atomic_read(&memcg->moving_account) <= 0)
> - return memcg;
> + return;
>
> spin_lock_irqsave(&memcg->move_lock, flags);
> if (memcg != page_memcg(head)) {
> @@ -2170,24 +2163,17 @@ struct mem_cgroup *lock_page_memcg(struct page *page)
> }
>
> /*
> - * When charge migration first begins, we can have locked and
> - * unlocked page stat updates happening concurrently. Track
> - * the task who has the lock for unlock_page_memcg().
> + * When charge migration first begins, we can have multiple
> + * critical sections holding the fast-path RCU lock and one
> + * holding the slowpath move_lock. Track the task who has the
> + * move_lock for unlock_page_memcg().
> */
> memcg->move_lock_task = current;
> memcg->move_lock_flags = flags;
> -
> - return memcg;
> }
> EXPORT_SYMBOL(lock_page_memcg);
>
> -/**
> - * __unlock_page_memcg - unlock and unpin a memcg
> - * @memcg: the memcg
> - *
> - * Unlock and unpin a memcg returned by lock_page_memcg().
> - */
> -void __unlock_page_memcg(struct mem_cgroup *memcg)
> +static void __unlock_page_memcg(struct mem_cgroup *memcg)
> {
> if (memcg && memcg->move_lock_task == current) {
> unsigned long flags = memcg->move_lock_flags;
> diff --git a/mm/page-writeback.c b/mm/page-writeback.c
> index eb34d204d4ee..f6c2c3165d4d 100644
> --- a/mm/page-writeback.c
> +++ b/mm/page-writeback.c
> @@ -2722,12 +2722,9 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(clear_page_dirty_for_io);
> int test_clear_page_writeback(struct page *page)
> {
> struct address_space *mapping = page_mapping(page);
> - struct mem_cgroup *memcg;
> - struct lruvec *lruvec;
> int ret;
>
> - memcg = lock_page_memcg(page);
> - lruvec = mem_cgroup_page_lruvec(page, page_pgdat(page));
> + lock_page_memcg(page);
> if (mapping && mapping_use_writeback_tags(mapping)) {
> struct inode *inode = mapping->host;
> struct backing_dev_info *bdi = inode_to_bdi(inode);
> @@ -2755,11 +2752,11 @@ int test_clear_page_writeback(struct page *page)
> ret = TestClearPageWriteback(page);
> }
> if (ret) {
> - dec_lruvec_state(lruvec, NR_WRITEBACK);
> + dec_lruvec_page_state(page, NR_WRITEBACK);
> dec_zone_page_state(page, NR_ZONE_WRITE_PENDING);
> inc_node_page_state(page, NR_WRITTEN);
> }
> - __unlock_page_memcg(memcg);
> + unlock_page_memcg(page);
> return ret;
> }
>
> --
> 2.30.0
>

--
Michal Hocko
SUSE Labs

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