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From: Boqun Feng <boqun.feng@gmail.com>
To: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>,
	Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>,
	Juri Lelli <juri.lelli@redhat.com>,
	Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>,
	Davidlohr Bueso <dave@stgolabs.net>,
	Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>, Waiman Long <longman@redhat.com>,
	Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy@linutronix.de>,
	Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de>,
	Daniel Bristot de Oliveira <bristot@redhat.com>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [RFC] locking: rwbase: Take care of ordering guarantee for fastpath reader
Date: Wed, 8 Sep 2021 21:08:52 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <YTi15PNcExiJRZoa@boqun-archlinux> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YTijvI3BpBxkWcTd@hirez.programming.kicks-ass.net>

On Wed, Sep 08, 2021 at 01:51:24PM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
[...]
> @@ -201,23 +207,30 @@ static int __sched rwbase_write_lock(struct rwbase_rt *rwb,
>  {
>  	struct rt_mutex_base *rtm = &rwb->rtmutex;
>  	unsigned long flags;
> +	int readers;
>  
>  	/* Take the rtmutex as a first step */
>  	if (rwbase_rtmutex_lock_state(rtm, state))
>  		return -EINTR;
>  
>  	/* Force readers into slow path */
> -	atomic_sub(READER_BIAS, &rwb->readers);
> +	readers = atomic_sub_return_relaxed(READER_BIAS, &rwb->readers);
>  
> -	raw_spin_lock_irqsave(&rtm->wait_lock, flags);
>  	/*
>  	 * set_current_state() for rw_semaphore
>  	 * current_save_and_set_rtlock_wait_state() for rwlock
>  	 */
>  	rwbase_set_and_save_current_state(state);

rwbase_set_and_save_current_state() may eventually call
current_save_and_set_rtlock_wait_state(), which requires being called
with irq-off, while rwbase_write_lock() may be called with irq-on. I
guess we can change the raw_spin_lock() to raw_spin_lock_irqsave() in
current_save_and_set_rtlock_wait_state() to solve this.

Regards,
Boqun

> +	raw_spin_lock_irqsave(&rtm->wait_lock, flags);
>  
> -	/* Block until all readers have left the critical section. */
> -	for (; atomic_read(&rwb->readers);) {
> +	/*
> +	 * Block until all readers have left the critical section.
> +	 *
> +	 * In the case of !readers, the above implies TSO ordering
> +	 * at the very least and hence provides ACQUIRE vs the earlier
> +	 * atomic_sub_return_relaxed().
> +	 */
> +	while (readers) {
>  		/* Optimized out for rwlocks */
>  		if (rwbase_signal_pending_state(state, current)) {
>  			__set_current_state(TASK_RUNNING);
[...]

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-09-08 13:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-01 15:06 Boqun Feng
2021-09-01 18:53 ` Waiman Long
2021-09-01 20:22 ` Davidlohr Bueso
2021-09-02  5:02   ` Boqun Feng
2021-09-02 11:55 ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-03 14:50   ` Boqun Feng
2021-09-04 10:12     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-04 10:14     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-04 10:19       ` Boqun Feng
2021-09-08 11:51 ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-08 12:14   ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-08 13:00     ` Boqun Feng
2021-09-08 13:08   ` Boqun Feng [this message]
2021-09-08 14:41     ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-08 14:49       ` Peter Zijlstra
2021-09-08 18:34         ` Davidlohr Bueso
2021-09-08 13:27   ` Boqun Feng

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