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authorMiao Xie <miaox@cn.fujitsu.com>2009-06-16 15:31:47 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2009-06-16 19:47:31 -0700
commit950592f7b991f267d707d372b90f508bbe72acbc (patch)
treeb57ef015ff5cd54d8ab21005b466c80e9ccfa9e3 /kernel/cpuset.c
parentf3b39d47ebc51416fc3b690a32dfe030a2035e67 (diff)
downloadlinux-2.6.34-ux500-950592f7b991f267d707d372b90f508bbe72acbc.tar.gz
cpusets: update tasks' page/slab spread flags in time
Fix the bug that the kernel didn't spread page cache/slab object evenly over all the allowed nodes when spread flags were set by updating tasks' page/slab spread flags in time. Signed-off-by: Miao Xie <miaox@cn.fujitsu.com> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Cc: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> Cc: Nick Piggin <nickpiggin@yahoo.com.au> Cc: Yasunori Goto <y-goto@jp.fujitsu.com> Cc: Pekka Enberg <penberg@cs.helsinki.fi> Cc: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'kernel/cpuset.c')
-rw-r--r--kernel/cpuset.c59
1 files changed, 55 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/cpuset.c b/kernel/cpuset.c
index 66b24d9b663..af5a83d5218 100644
--- a/kernel/cpuset.c
+++ b/kernel/cpuset.c
@@ -406,7 +406,6 @@ void cpuset_update_task_memory_state(void)
cs = task_cs(tsk); /* Maybe changed when task not locked */
guarantee_online_mems(cs, &tsk->mems_allowed);
tsk->cpuset_mems_generation = cs->mems_generation;
- cpuset_update_task_spread_flag(cs, tsk);
task_unlock(tsk);
mutex_unlock(&callback_mutex);
mpol_rebind_task(tsk, &tsk->mems_allowed);
@@ -1204,6 +1203,46 @@ static int update_relax_domain_level(struct cpuset *cs, s64 val)
}
/*
+ * cpuset_change_flag - make a task's spread flags the same as its cpuset's
+ * @tsk: task to be updated
+ * @scan: struct cgroup_scanner containing the cgroup of the task
+ *
+ * Called by cgroup_scan_tasks() for each task in a cgroup.
+ *
+ * We don't need to re-check for the cgroup/cpuset membership, since we're
+ * holding cgroup_lock() at this point.
+ */
+static void cpuset_change_flag(struct task_struct *tsk,
+ struct cgroup_scanner *scan)
+{
+ cpuset_update_task_spread_flag(cgroup_cs(scan->cg), tsk);
+}
+
+/*
+ * update_tasks_flags - update the spread flags of tasks in the cpuset.
+ * @cs: the cpuset in which each task's spread flags needs to be changed
+ * @heap: if NULL, defer allocating heap memory to cgroup_scan_tasks()
+ *
+ * Called with cgroup_mutex held
+ *
+ * The cgroup_scan_tasks() function will scan all the tasks in a cgroup,
+ * calling callback functions for each.
+ *
+ * No return value. It's guaranteed that cgroup_scan_tasks() always returns 0
+ * if @heap != NULL.
+ */
+static void update_tasks_flags(struct cpuset *cs, struct ptr_heap *heap)
+{
+ struct cgroup_scanner scan;
+
+ scan.cg = cs->css.cgroup;
+ scan.test_task = NULL;
+ scan.process_task = cpuset_change_flag;
+ scan.heap = heap;
+ cgroup_scan_tasks(&scan);
+}
+
+/*
* update_flag - read a 0 or a 1 in a file and update associated flag
* bit: the bit to update (see cpuset_flagbits_t)
* cs: the cpuset to update
@@ -1216,8 +1255,10 @@ static int update_flag(cpuset_flagbits_t bit, struct cpuset *cs,
int turning_on)
{
struct cpuset *trialcs;
- int err;
int balance_flag_changed;
+ int spread_flag_changed;
+ struct ptr_heap heap;
+ int err;
trialcs = alloc_trial_cpuset(cs);
if (!trialcs)
@@ -1232,9 +1273,16 @@ static int update_flag(cpuset_flagbits_t bit, struct cpuset *cs,
if (err < 0)
goto out;
+ err = heap_init(&heap, PAGE_SIZE, GFP_KERNEL, NULL);
+ if (err < 0)
+ goto out;
+
balance_flag_changed = (is_sched_load_balance(cs) !=
is_sched_load_balance(trialcs));
+ spread_flag_changed = ((is_spread_slab(cs) != is_spread_slab(trialcs))
+ || (is_spread_page(cs) != is_spread_page(trialcs)));
+
mutex_lock(&callback_mutex);
cs->flags = trialcs->flags;
mutex_unlock(&callback_mutex);
@@ -1242,6 +1290,9 @@ static int update_flag(cpuset_flagbits_t bit, struct cpuset *cs,
if (!cpumask_empty(trialcs->cpus_allowed) && balance_flag_changed)
async_rebuild_sched_domains();
+ if (spread_flag_changed)
+ update_tasks_flags(cs, &heap);
+ heap_free(&heap);
out:
free_trial_cpuset(trialcs);
return err;
@@ -1392,6 +1443,8 @@ static void cpuset_attach(struct cgroup_subsys *ss,
if (err)
return;
+ cpuset_update_task_spread_flag(cs, tsk);
+
from = oldcs->mems_allowed;
to = cs->mems_allowed;
mm = get_task_mm(tsk);
@@ -1453,11 +1506,9 @@ static int cpuset_write_u64(struct cgroup *cgrp, struct cftype *cft, u64 val)
break;
case FILE_SPREAD_PAGE:
retval = update_flag(CS_SPREAD_PAGE, cs, val);
- cs->mems_generation = cpuset_mems_generation++;
break;
case FILE_SPREAD_SLAB:
retval = update_flag(CS_SPREAD_SLAB, cs, val);
- cs->mems_generation = cpuset_mems_generation++;
break;
default:
retval = -EINVAL;