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authorMichel Lespinasse <walken@google.com>2013-05-07 06:45:50 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2013-05-07 07:20:16 -0700
commitf7dd1cee9a4e2b1450e4a3732636dfbf28562ee4 (patch)
tree4dc69d1b121d07d25d6dac56fd33eaffd6dac91f /lib
parente2d57f782c8a906f80d5b5f54da803c1638929d7 (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-f7dd1cee9a4e2b1450e4a3732636dfbf28562ee4.tar.gz
rwsem: shorter spinlocked section in rwsem_down_failed_common()
This change reduces the size of the spinlocked and TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE sections in rwsem_down_failed_common(): - We only need the sem->wait_lock to insert ourselves on the wait_list; the waiter node can be prepared outside of the wait_lock. - The task state only needs to be set to TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE immediately before checking if we actually need to sleep; it doesn't need to protect the entire function. Signed-off-by: Michel Lespinasse <walken@google.com> Reviewed-by: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Peter Hurley <peter@hurleysoftware.com> Acked-by: Davidlohr Bueso <davidlohr.bueso@hp.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'lib')
-rw-r--r--lib/rwsem.c8
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/lib/rwsem.c b/lib/rwsem.c
index 672eb33218ac..40636454cf3c 100644
--- a/lib/rwsem.c
+++ b/lib/rwsem.c
@@ -188,14 +188,12 @@ rwsem_down_failed_common(struct rw_semaphore *sem,
struct task_struct *tsk = current;
signed long count;
- set_task_state(tsk, TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE);
-
/* set up my own style of waitqueue */
- raw_spin_lock_irq(&sem->wait_lock);
waiter.task = tsk;
waiter.type = type;
get_task_struct(tsk);
+ raw_spin_lock_irq(&sem->wait_lock);
if (list_empty(&sem->wait_list))
adjustment += RWSEM_WAITING_BIAS;
list_add_tail(&waiter.list, &sem->wait_list);
@@ -218,7 +216,8 @@ rwsem_down_failed_common(struct rw_semaphore *sem,
raw_spin_unlock_irq(&sem->wait_lock);
/* wait to be given the lock */
- for (;;) {
+ while (true) {
+ set_task_state(tsk, TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE);
if (!waiter.task)
break;
@@ -231,7 +230,6 @@ rwsem_down_failed_common(struct rw_semaphore *sem,
}
raw_spin_unlock_irq(&sem->wait_lock);
schedule();
- set_task_state(tsk, TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE);
}
tsk->state = TASK_RUNNING;