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From: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz>
To: Minchan Kim <minchan@kernel.org>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	linux-mm@kvack.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7 11/12] zsmalloc: page migration support
Date: Thu, 2 Jun 2016 13:44:45 +0200
Message-ID: <8ebf6c9e-043d-0e70-7b6e-193771ead68d@suse.cz> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20160602002519.GB1736@bbox>

On 06/02/2016 02:25 AM, Minchan Kim wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 01, 2016 at 04:09:26PM +0200, Vlastimil Babka wrote:
>> On 06/01/2016 01:21 AM, Minchan Kim wrote:
>>> +	reset_page(page);
>>> +	put_page(page);
>>> +	page = newpage;
>>> +
>>> +	ret = 0;
>>> +unpin_objects:
>>> +	for (addr = s_addr + offset; addr < s_addr + pos;
>>> +						addr += class->size) {
>>> +		head = obj_to_head(page, addr);
>>> +		if (head & OBJ_ALLOCATED_TAG) {
>>> +			handle = head & ~OBJ_ALLOCATED_TAG;
>>> +			if (!testpin_tag(handle))
>>> +				BUG();
>>> +			unpin_tag(handle);
>>> +		}
>>> +	}
>>> +	kunmap_atomic(s_addr);
>>
>> The above seems suspicious to me. In the success case, page points to
>> newpage, but s_addr is still the original one?
>
> s_addr is virtual adress of old page by kmap_atomic so page pointer of
> new page doesn't matter.

Hmm, I see. The value (head address/handle) it reads from the old page 
should be the same as the one in the newpage. And this value doesn't get 
changed in the process. So it works, it's just subtle :)

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Thread overview: 49+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-05-31 23:21 [PATCH v7 00/12] Support non-lru page migration Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 01/12] mm: use put_page to free page instead of putback_lru_page Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 02/12] mm: migrate: support non-lru movable page migration Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 03/12] mm: balloon: use general non-lru movable page feature Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 04/12] zsmalloc: keep max_object in size_class Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 05/12] zsmalloc: use bit_spin_lock Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 06/12] zsmalloc: use accessor Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 07/12] zsmalloc: factor page chain functionality out Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 08/12] zsmalloc: introduce zspage structure Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 09/12] zsmalloc: separate free_zspage from putback_zspage Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 10/12] zsmalloc: use freeobj for index Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 11/12] zsmalloc: page migration support Minchan Kim
2016-06-01 14:09   ` Vlastimil Babka
2016-06-02  0:25     ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-02 11:44       ` Vlastimil Babka [this message]
2016-06-01 21:39   ` Andrew Morton
2016-06-02  0:15     ` Minchan Kim
     [not found]   ` <CGME20170119001317epcas1p188357c77e1f4ff08b6d3dcb76dedca06@epcas1p1.samsung.com>
2017-01-19  0:13     ` Chulmin Kim
2017-01-19  2:44       ` Minchan Kim
2017-01-19  3:39         ` Chulmin Kim
2017-01-19  6:21           ` Minchan Kim
2017-01-19  8:16             ` Chulmin Kim
2017-01-23  5:22               ` Minchan Kim
2017-01-23  5:30                 ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2017-01-23  5:40                   ` Minchan Kim
2017-01-25  4:06                     ` Chulmin Kim
2017-01-25  4:25                       ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2017-01-25  5:26                       ` Minchan Kim
2017-01-26 17:04                         ` Dan Streetman
2017-01-31  0:10                           ` Minchan Kim
2017-01-31 13:09                             ` Dan Streetman
2017-02-01  6:51                               ` Minchan Kim
2017-02-01 19:38                                 ` Dan Streetman
2017-02-02  8:48                               ` Minchan Kim
2016-05-31 23:21 ` [PATCH v7 12/12] zram: use __GFP_MOVABLE for memory allocation Minchan Kim
2016-06-01 21:41 ` [PATCH v7 00/12] Support non-lru page migration Andrew Morton
2016-06-01 22:40   ` Daniel Vetter
2016-06-02  0:36   ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-15  7:59 ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2016-06-15 23:12   ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-16  2:48     ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2016-06-16  2:58       ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-16  4:23         ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2016-06-16  4:47           ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-16  5:22             ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2016-06-16  6:47               ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-16  8:42                 ` Sergey Senozhatsky
2016-06-16 10:09                   ` Minchan Kim
2016-06-17  7:28                     ` Joonsoo Kim

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