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From: Max Reitz <mreitz@redhat.com>
To: Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy <vsementsov@virtuozzo.com>,
	qemu-block@nongnu.org
Cc: kwolf@redhat.com, wencongyang2@huawei.com,
	xiechanglong.d@gmail.com, qemu-devel@nongnu.org,
	armbru@redhat.com, den@openvz.org, jsnow@redhat.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 09/23] job: call job_enter from job_pause
Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 14:45:58 +0100
Message-ID: <cbd92d66-c403-e37e-2bf9-2c301f9fd667@redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210116214705.822267-10-vsementsov@virtuozzo.com>

On 16.01.21 22:46, Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy wrote:
> If main job coroutine called job_yield (while some background process
> is in progress), we should give it a chance to call job_pause_point().
> It will be used in backup, when moved on async block-copy.
> 
> Note, that job_user_pause is not enough: we want to handle
> child_job_drained_begin() as well, which call job_pause().

OK.

> Still, if job is already in job_do_yield() in job_pause_point() we
> should not enter it.

Agreed.

> iotest 109 output is modified: on stop we do bdrv_drain_all() which now
> triggers job pause immediately (and pause after ready is standby).

Sounds like a good thing.

> Signed-off-by: Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy <vsementsov@virtuozzo.com>
> ---
>   job.c                      |  3 +++
>   tests/qemu-iotests/109.out | 24 ++++++++++++++++++++++++
>   2 files changed, 27 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/job.c b/job.c
> index 8fecf38960..3aaaebafe2 100644
> --- a/job.c
> +++ b/job.c
> @@ -553,6 +553,9 @@ static bool job_timer_not_pending(Job *job)
>   void job_pause(Job *job)
>   {
>       job->pause_count++;
> +    if (!job->paused) {
> +        job_enter(job);
> +    }
>   }

I see job_pause is also called from block_job_error_action() – should we 
reenter the job there, too?

(It looks to me like e.g. mirror would basically just continue to run, 
then, until it needs to yield because of some other issue.  I don’t know 
whether that’s a problem, because I suppose we don’t guarantee to stop 
immediately on an error, though I suspect users would expect us to do 
that as early as possible (i.e., not to launch new requests).

[Quite some time later]

I’ve now tested a mirror job that stops due to a target error, and it 
actually does not make any progress; or at least it doesn’t report any. 
  So it looks like my concern is unjustified.  I don’t know why it’s 
unjustified, though, so perhaps you can explain it before I give my R-b O:))

Max



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Thread overview: 45+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-16 21:46 [PATCH v4 00/23] backup performance: block_status + async Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 01/23] qapi: backup: add perf.use-copy-range parameter Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 02/23] block/block-copy: More explicit call_state Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 03/23] block/block-copy: implement block_copy_async Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 04/23] block/block-copy: add max_chunk and max_workers parameters Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 05/23] block/block-copy: add list of all call-states Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 06/23] block/block-copy: add ratelimit to block-copy Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 07/23] block/block-copy: add block_copy_cancel Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 08/23] blockjob: add set_speed to BlockJobDriver Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 09/23] job: call job_enter from job_pause Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-18 13:45   ` Max Reitz [this message]
2021-01-18 14:20     ` Max Reitz
2021-04-07 11:19   ` Max Reitz
2021-04-07 11:38     ` Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-04-21  8:31       ` Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 10/23] qapi: backup: add max-chunk and max-workers to x-perf struct Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 11/23] iotests: 56: prepare for backup over block-copy Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 12/23] iotests: 185: " Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 13/23] iotests: 219: " Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 14/23] iotests: 257: " Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 15/23] block/block-copy: make progress_bytes_callback optional Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 16/23] block/backup: drop extra gotos from backup_run() Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:46 ` [PATCH v4 17/23] backup: move to block-copy Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:47 ` [PATCH v4 18/23] qapi: backup: disable copy_range by default Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:47 ` [PATCH v4 19/23] block/block-copy: drop unused block_copy_set_progress_callback() Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:47 ` [PATCH v4 20/23] block/block-copy: drop unused argument of block_copy() Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:47 ` [PATCH v4 21/23] simplebench/bench_block_job: use correct shebang line with python3 Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:47 ` [PATCH v4 22/23] simplebench: bench_block_job: add cmd_options argument Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-16 21:47 ` [PATCH v4 23/23] simplebench: add bench-backup.py Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-18 14:01   ` Max Reitz
2021-01-18 15:07 ` [PATCH v4 00/23] backup performance: block_status + async Max Reitz
2021-01-18 17:04   ` Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-19 18:40 ` Max Reitz
2021-01-19 19:22   ` Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-19 19:29     ` Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy
2021-01-20 10:39     ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 13:50       ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 14:34         ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 14:44           ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 15:53             ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 16:00               ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 16:04               ` Daniel P. Berrangé
2021-01-20 16:40                 ` Max Reitz
2021-01-20 10:20 ` [PATCH v4 11.5/23] iotests/129: Limit backup's max-chunk/max-workers Max Reitz
2021-01-20 11:24   ` Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy

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