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From: Huw Davies <huw@codeweavers.com>
To: Vincenzo Frascino <vincenzo.frascino@arm.com>
Cc: linux-arch@vger.kernel.org, linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linux-mips@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-kselftest@vger.kernel.org,
	Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>,
	Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	Russell King <linux@armlinux.org.uk>,
	Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>,
	Paul Burton <paul.burton@mips.com>,
	Daniel Lezcano <daniel.lezcano@linaro.org>,
	Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>,
	Mark Salyzyn <salyzyn@android.com>,
	Peter Collingbourne <pcc@google.com>,
	Shuah Khan <shuah@kernel.org>,
	Dmitry Safonov <0x7f454c46@gmail.com>,
	Rasmus Villemoes <linux@rasmusvillemoes.dk>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v6 01/19] kernel: Standardize vdso_datapage
Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:31:52 +0100
Message-ID: <20190610103151.GD11076@merlot.physics.ox.ac.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <58cedde2-0d54-7d2d-f519-77cb71f543fd@arm.com>

On Mon, Jun 10, 2019 at 11:17:48AM +0100, Vincenzo Frascino wrote:
> On 10/06/2019 10:27, Huw Davies wrote:
> > On Thu, May 30, 2019 at 03:15:13PM +0100, Vincenzo Frascino wrote:
> >> --- /dev/null
> >> +++ b/include/vdso/datapage.h
> >> @@ -0,0 +1,91 @@
> >> +/* SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0 */
> >> +#ifndef __VDSO_DATAPAGE_H
> >> +#define __VDSO_DATAPAGE_H
> >> +
> >> +#ifdef __KERNEL__
> >> +
> >> +#ifndef __ASSEMBLY__
> >> +
> >> +#include <linux/bits.h>
> >> +#include <linux/time.h>
> >> +#include <linux/types.h>
> >> +
> >> +#define VDSO_BASES	(CLOCK_TAI + 1)
> >> +#define VDSO_HRES	(BIT(CLOCK_REALTIME)		| \
> >> +			 BIT(CLOCK_MONOTONIC)		| \
> >> +			 BIT(CLOCK_BOOTTIME)		| \
> >> +			 BIT(CLOCK_TAI))
> >> +#define VDSO_COARSE	(BIT(CLOCK_REALTIME_COARSE)	| \
> >> +			 BIT(CLOCK_MONOTONIC_COARSE))
> >> +#define VDSO_RAW	(BIT(CLOCK_MONOTONIC_RAW))
> >> +
> >> +#define CS_HRES_COARSE	0
> >> +#define CS_RAW		1
> > 
> > CS_HRES_COARSE seems like a confusing name choice to me.  What you
> > really mean is not RAW.
> > 
> > How about CS_ADJ to indicate that its updated by adjtime?
> > CS_XTIME might be another option.
> > 
> 
> I divided the timers in 3 sets (HRES, COARSE, RAW), CS_HRES_COARSE refers to the
> first two and CS_RAW to the third. I will ad a comment to explain the logic in
> the next iteration.

I'm thinking ahead about a possible CLOCK_MONOTONIC_RAW_COARSE (which
would be useful at least for Wine).  In that case you'd have four clock
types non-raw and raw, each with either hres or coarse.

Huw.

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Thread overview: 69+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-30 14:15 [PATCH v6 00/19] Unify vDSOs across more architectures Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 01/19] kernel: Standardize vdso_datapage Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-31  8:16   ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-06-04 12:05     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-10 17:47       ` Huw Davies
2019-06-10  9:27   ` Huw Davies
2019-06-10 10:17     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-10 10:31       ` Huw Davies [this message]
2019-06-10 11:07         ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-10 11:37           ` Huw Davies
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 02/19] kernel: Define gettimeofday vdso common code Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-31  8:19   ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-06-04 12:08     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-10  9:31   ` Huw Davies
2019-06-10 10:18     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 03/19] kernel: Unify update_vsyscall implementation Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-10  9:34   ` Huw Davies
2019-06-10 10:19     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-14 11:10   ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-14 12:15     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-14 12:19       ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-14 12:25         ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-14 13:07           ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 04/19] arm64: Substitute gettimeofday with C implementation Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 05/19] arm64: Build vDSO with -ffixed-x18 Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 06/19] arm64: compat: Add missing syscall numbers Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 07/19] arm64: compat: Expose signal related structures Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 08/19] arm64: compat: Generate asm offsets for signals Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 09/19] lib: vdso: Add compat support Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 10/19] arm64: compat: Add vDSO Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 11/19] arm64: Refactor vDSO code Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 12/19] arm64: compat: vDSO setup for compat layer Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 13/19] arm64: elf: vDSO code page discovery Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 14/19] arm64: compat: Get sigreturn trampolines from vDSO Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 15/19] arm64: Add vDSO compat support Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-01  9:38   ` Catalin Marinas
2019-06-04 12:10     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 16/19] arm: Add support for generic vDSO Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-31  8:32   ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 17/19] mips: " Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-31  8:34   ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-06-03 14:54     ` Mark Salyzyn
2019-06-03 17:07       ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 18/19] x86: " Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-30 15:41   ` Michael Kelley
2019-06-04 12:13     ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-14 11:15     ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-14 21:17       ` Sasha Levin
2019-06-22 14:46         ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-23 19:09           ` Sasha Levin
2019-06-23 21:58             ` Stephen Rothwell
2019-06-24  0:24               ` Sasha Levin
2019-06-24  1:20                 ` Stephen Rothwell
2019-06-23 22:12             ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-24  0:04               ` Michael Kelley
2019-06-24  0:25                 ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-28 18:40                   ` Michael Kelley
2019-05-30 14:15 ` [PATCH v6 19/19] kselftest: Extend vDSO selftest Vincenzo Frascino
2019-05-31  8:53   ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-05-31  8:46 ` [PATCH v6 00/19] Unify vDSOs across more architectures Arnd Bergmann
2019-06-04 12:04   ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-04 12:12     ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-06-05 14:32       ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-14 12:16     ` Thomas Gleixner
2019-06-14 12:19       ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-20  6:17 ` Shijith Thotton
2019-06-20  8:55   ` Vincenzo Frascino
2019-06-20 16:27 ` Andre Przywara
2019-06-21  9:11   ` Vincenzo Frascino

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