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From: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
To: Nitesh Narayan Lal <nitesh@redhat.com>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, netdev@vger.kernel.org,
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Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 4/4] PCI: Limit pci_alloc_irq_vectors() to housekeeping CPUs
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 2020 14:20:46 +0200
Message-ID: <20201016122046.GP2611@hirez.programming.kicks-ass.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200928183529.471328-5-nitesh@redhat.com>

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020 at 02:35:29PM -0400, Nitesh Narayan Lal wrote:
> If we have isolated CPUs dedicated for use by real-time tasks, we try to
> move IRQs to housekeeping CPUs from the userspace to reduce latency
> overhead on the isolated CPUs.
> 
> If we allocate too many IRQ vectors, moving them all to housekeeping CPUs
> may exceed per-CPU vector limits.
> 
> When we have isolated CPUs, limit the number of vectors allocated by
> pci_alloc_irq_vectors() to the minimum number required by the driver, or
> to one per housekeeping CPU if that is larger.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Nitesh Narayan Lal <nitesh@redhat.com>
> ---
>  drivers/pci/msi.c | 18 ++++++++++++++++++
>  1 file changed, 18 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/pci/msi.c b/drivers/pci/msi.c
> index 30ae4ffda5c1..8c156867803c 100644
> --- a/drivers/pci/msi.c
> +++ b/drivers/pci/msi.c
> @@ -23,6 +23,7 @@
>  #include <linux/slab.h>
>  #include <linux/irqdomain.h>
>  #include <linux/of_irq.h>
> +#include <linux/sched/isolation.h>
>  
>  #include "pci.h"
>  
> @@ -1191,8 +1192,25 @@ int pci_alloc_irq_vectors_affinity(struct pci_dev *dev, unsigned int min_vecs,
>  				   struct irq_affinity *affd)
>  {
>  	struct irq_affinity msi_default_affd = {0};
> +	unsigned int hk_cpus;
>  	int nvecs = -ENOSPC;
>  
> +	hk_cpus = housekeeping_num_online_cpus(HK_FLAG_MANAGED_IRQ);
> +
> +	/*
> +	 * If we have isolated CPUs for use by real-time tasks, to keep the
> +	 * latency overhead to a minimum, device-specific IRQ vectors are moved
> +	 * to the housekeeping CPUs from the userspace by changing their
> +	 * affinity mask. Limit the vector usage to keep housekeeping CPUs from
> +	 * running out of IRQ vectors.
> +	 */
> +	if (hk_cpus < num_online_cpus()) {
> +		if (hk_cpus < min_vecs)
> +			max_vecs = min_vecs;
> +		else if (hk_cpus < max_vecs)
> +			max_vecs = hk_cpus;

is that:

		max_vecs = clamp(hk_cpus, min_vecs, max_vecs);

Also, do we really need to have that conditional on hk_cpus <
num_online_cpus()? That is, why can't we do this unconditionally?

And what are the (desired) semantics vs hotplug? Using a cpumask without
excluding hotplug is racy.

> +	}
> +
>  	if (flags & PCI_IRQ_AFFINITY) {
>  		if (!affd)
>  			affd = &msi_default_affd;
> -- 
> 2.18.2
> 

  parent reply index

Thread overview: 55+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-28 18:35 [PATCH v4 0/4] isolation: limit msix vectors " Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-09-28 18:35 ` [PATCH v4 1/4] sched/isolation: API to get number of " Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-09-28 18:35 ` [PATCH v4 2/4] sched/isolation: Extend nohz_full to isolate managed IRQs Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-23 13:25   ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-10-23 13:29     ` Frederic Weisbecker
2020-10-23 13:57       ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-23 13:45     ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-09-28 18:35 ` [PATCH v4 3/4] i40e: Limit msix vectors to housekeeping CPUs Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-09-28 18:35 ` [PATCH v4 4/4] PCI: Limit pci_alloc_irq_vectors() " Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-09-28 21:59   ` Bjorn Helgaas
2020-09-29 17:46     ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-16 12:20   ` Peter Zijlstra [this message]
2020-10-18 18:14     ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-19 11:11       ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-10-19 14:00         ` Marcelo Tosatti
2020-10-19 14:25           ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-20  7:30           ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-10-20 13:00             ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-20 13:41               ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-10-20 14:39                 ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-22 17:47                   ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-23  8:58                     ` Peter Zijlstra
2020-10-23 13:10                       ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-23 21:00                         ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 13:35                           ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-26 13:57                             ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 17:30                           ` Marcelo Tosatti
2020-10-26 19:00                             ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 19:11                               ` Marcelo Tosatti
2020-10-26 19:21                               ` Jacob Keller
2020-10-26 20:11                                 ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 21:11                                   ` Jacob Keller
2020-10-26 21:50                                     ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 22:13                                       ` Jakub Kicinski
2020-10-26 22:46                                         ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 22:52                                         ` Jacob Keller
2020-10-26 22:22                                       ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-26 22:49                                         ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-26 23:08                                           ` Jacob Keller
2020-10-27 14:28                                             ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-27 11:47                                         ` Marcelo Tosatti
2020-10-27 14:43                                           ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-19 14:21         ` Frederic Weisbecker
2020-10-20 14:16   ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-20 16:18     ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-20 18:07       ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-21 20:25         ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-21 21:04           ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2020-10-22  0:02           ` Jakub Kicinski
2020-10-22  0:27             ` Jacob Keller
2020-10-22  8:28             ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-22 12:28           ` Marcelo Tosatti
2020-10-22 22:39             ` Thomas Gleixner
2020-10-01 15:49 ` [PATCH v4 0/4] isolation: limit msix vectors " Frederic Weisbecker
2020-10-08 21:40   ` Nitesh Narayan Lal

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