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From: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com>
To: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz>
Cc: linux-mm@kvack.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Pavel Tatashin <pasha.tatashin@soleen.com>,
	David Hildenbrand <david@redhat.com>,
	Oscar Salvador <osalvador@suse.de>,
	Joonsoo Kim <iamjoonsoo.kim@lge.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 3/7] mm, page_alloc: remove setup_pageset()
Date: Thu, 8 Oct 2020 14:23:09 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20201008122309.GB4967@dhcp22.suse.cz> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20201008114201.18824-4-vbabka@suse.cz>

On Thu 08-10-20 13:41:57, Vlastimil Babka wrote:
> We initialize boot-time pagesets with setup_pageset(), which sets high and
> batch values that effectively disable pcplists.
> 
> We can remove this wrapper if we just set these values for all pagesets in
> pageset_init(). Non-boot pagesets then subsequently update them to the proper
> values.
> 
> No functional change.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz>
> Reviewed-by: David Hildenbrand <david@redhat.com>

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

Btw. where do we initialize pcp->count? I thought that pcp allocator
zeroes out the allocated memory but alloc_percpu is GFP_KERNEL like.

> ---
>  mm/page_alloc.c | 17 ++++++++++-------
>  1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/mm/page_alloc.c b/mm/page_alloc.c
> index 463f40b12aca..f827b42a2475 100644
> --- a/mm/page_alloc.c
> +++ b/mm/page_alloc.c
> @@ -5899,7 +5899,7 @@ static void build_zonelists(pg_data_t *pgdat)
>   * not check if the processor is online before following the pageset pointer.
>   * Other parts of the kernel may not check if the zone is available.
>   */
> -static void setup_pageset(struct per_cpu_pageset *p);
> +static void pageset_init(struct per_cpu_pageset *p);
>  static DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct per_cpu_pageset, boot_pageset);
>  static DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct per_cpu_nodestat, boot_nodestats);
>  
> @@ -5967,7 +5967,7 @@ build_all_zonelists_init(void)
>  	 * (a chicken-egg dilemma).
>  	 */
>  	for_each_possible_cpu(cpu)
> -		setup_pageset(&per_cpu(boot_pageset, cpu));
> +		pageset_init(&per_cpu(boot_pageset, cpu));
>  
>  	mminit_verify_zonelist();
>  	cpuset_init_current_mems_allowed();
> @@ -6286,12 +6286,15 @@ static void pageset_init(struct per_cpu_pageset *p)
>  	pcp = &p->pcp;
>  	for (migratetype = 0; migratetype < MIGRATE_PCPTYPES; migratetype++)
>  		INIT_LIST_HEAD(&pcp->lists[migratetype]);
> -}
>  
> -static void setup_pageset(struct per_cpu_pageset *p)
> -{
> -	pageset_init(p);
> -	pageset_update(&p->pcp, 0, 1);
> +	/*
> +	 * Set batch and high values safe for a boot pageset. A true percpu
> +	 * pageset's initialization will update them subsequently. Here we don't
> +	 * need to be as careful as pageset_update() as nobody can access the
> +	 * pageset yet.
> +	 */
> +	pcp->high = 0;
> +	pcp->batch = 1;
>  }
>  
>  /*
> -- 
> 2.28.0

-- 
Michal Hocko
SUSE Labs


  reply	other threads:[~2020-10-08 12:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-10-08 11:41 [PATCH v2 0/7] disable pcplists during memory offline Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-08 11:41 ` [PATCH v2 1/7] mm, page_alloc: clean up pageset high and batch update Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-25 14:17   ` Mike Rapoport
2020-10-08 11:41 ` [PATCH v2 2/7] mm, page_alloc: calculate pageset high and batch once per zone Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-08 11:41 ` [PATCH v2 3/7] mm, page_alloc: remove setup_pageset() Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-08 12:23   ` Michal Hocko [this message]
2020-10-08 12:56     ` Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-08 13:03       ` Michal Hocko
2020-10-22 12:34   ` Oscar Salvador
2020-10-08 11:41 ` [PATCH v2 4/7] mm, page_alloc: simplify pageset_update() Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-22 12:39   ` Oscar Salvador
2020-10-08 11:41 ` [PATCH v2 5/7] mm, page_alloc: cache pageset high and batch in struct zone Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-08 12:31   ` Michal Hocko
2020-10-08 17:55     ` Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-22 12:42       ` Oscar Salvador
2020-10-08 11:42 ` [PATCH v2 6/7] mm, page_alloc: move draining pcplists to page isolation users Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-22 12:44   ` Oscar Salvador
2020-10-08 11:42 ` [PATCH v2 7/7] mm, page_alloc: disable pcplists during memory offline Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-08 12:45   ` Michal Hocko
2020-10-08 17:46     ` Vlastimil Babka
2020-10-22 12:52   ` Oscar Salvador

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