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authorKirill A. Shutemov <kirill@shutemov.name>2010-03-10 15:22:35 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2010-03-12 15:52:37 -0800
commit1d8fd973a41942bc760dd21581e24117bc1dd063 (patch)
tree1b965f8868fe08f79ec557b9f8ea3ba1c564bc03 /Documentation
parenta0a4db548edcce067c1201ef25cf2bc29f32dca4 (diff)
downloadlinux-2.6.34-ux500-1d8fd973a41942bc760dd21581e24117bc1dd063.tar.gz
cgroups: add simple listener of cgroup events to documentation
An example of cgroup notification API usage. Signed-off-by: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill@shutemov.name> Reviewed-by: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> Cc: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Cc: Balbir Singh <balbir@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Cc: Pavel Emelyanov <xemul@openvz.org> Cc: Dan Malek <dan@embeddedalley.com> Cc: Daisuke Nishimura <nishimura@mxp.nes.nec.co.jp> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
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diff --git a/Documentation/cgroups/cgroup_event_listener.c b/Documentation/cgroups/cgroup_event_listener.c
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+/*
+ * cgroup_event_listener.c - Simple listener of cgroup events
+ *
+ * Copyright (C) Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill@shutemov.name>
+ */
+
+#include <assert.h>
+#include <errno.h>
+#include <fcntl.h>
+#include <libgen.h>
+#include <limits.h>
+#include <stdio.h>
+#include <string.h>
+#include <unistd.h>
+
+#include <sys/eventfd.h>
+
+#define USAGE_STR "Usage: cgroup_event_listener <path-to-control-file> <args>\n"
+
+int main(int argc, char **argv)
+{
+ int efd = -1;
+ int cfd = -1;
+ int event_control = -1;
+ char event_control_path[PATH_MAX];
+ char line[LINE_MAX];
+ int ret;
+
+ if (argc != 3) {
+ fputs(USAGE_STR, stderr);
+ return 1;
+ }
+
+ cfd = open(argv[1], O_RDONLY);
+ if (cfd == -1) {
+ fprintf(stderr, "Cannot open %s: %s\n", argv[1],
+ strerror(errno));
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ ret = snprintf(event_control_path, PATH_MAX, "%s/cgroup.event_control",
+ dirname(argv[1]));
+ if (ret >= PATH_MAX) {
+ fputs("Path to cgroup.event_control is too long\n", stderr);
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ event_control = open(event_control_path, O_WRONLY);
+ if (event_control == -1) {
+ fprintf(stderr, "Cannot open %s: %s\n", event_control_path,
+ strerror(errno));
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ efd = eventfd(0, 0);
+ if (efd == -1) {
+ perror("eventfd() failed");
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ ret = snprintf(line, LINE_MAX, "%d %d %s", efd, cfd, argv[2]);
+ if (ret >= LINE_MAX) {
+ fputs("Arguments string is too long\n", stderr);
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ ret = write(event_control, line, strlen(line) + 1);
+ if (ret == -1) {
+ perror("Cannot write to cgroup.event_control");
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ while (1) {
+ uint64_t result;
+
+ ret = read(efd, &result, sizeof(result));
+ if (ret == -1) {
+ if (errno == EINTR)
+ continue;
+ perror("Cannot read from eventfd");
+ break;
+ }
+ assert(ret == sizeof(result));
+
+ ret = access(event_control_path, W_OK);
+ if ((ret == -1) && (errno == ENOENT)) {
+ puts("The cgroup seems to have removed.");
+ ret = 0;
+ break;
+ }
+
+ if (ret == -1) {
+ perror("cgroup.event_control "
+ "is not accessable any more");
+ break;
+ }
+
+ printf("%s %s: crossed\n", argv[1], argv[2]);
+ }
+
+out:
+ if (efd >= 0)
+ close(efd);
+ if (event_control >= 0)
+ close(event_control);
+ if (cfd >= 0)
+ close(cfd);
+
+ return (ret != 0);
+}