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From: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com>
To: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>,
	Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH 2/4] sched: Use traced preempt count operations to toggle PREEMPT_ACTIVE
Date: Mon, 2 Feb 2015 18:22:47 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20150202172244.GB11054@lerouge> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20150128154230.GH23038@twins.programming.kicks-ass.net>

On Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 04:42:30PM +0100, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 01:24:10AM +0100, Frederic Weisbecker wrote:
> > d1f74e20b5b064a130cd0743a256c2d3cfe84010 turned PREEMPT_ACTIVE modifiers
> > to use raw untraced preempt count operations. Meanwhile this prevents
> > from debugging and tracing preemption disabled if we pull that
> > responsibility to schedule() callers (see following patches).
> > 
> Why do you care anyhow? The trace format has the preempt count in, so
> any change is obvious.

Yeah ok, lets keep things that way. Inc/dec PREEMPT_ACTIVE + PREEMPT_OFFSET from the same
place doesn't change anything anyway wrt preempt tracing. It wasn't traced before so lets
keep things that way and keep the raw preempt operations. If we want to trace this place,
that's another problem. 

  reply	other threads:[~2015-02-02 17:22 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-01-28  0:24 [PATCH 0/4] sched: schedule/preempt optimizations and cleanups Frederic Weisbecker
2015-01-28  0:24 ` [PATCH 1/4] sched: Pull resched loop to __schedule() callers Frederic Weisbecker
2015-02-04 14:36   ` [tip:sched/core] " tip-bot for Frederic Weisbecker
2015-01-28  0:24 ` [RFC PATCH 2/4] sched: Use traced preempt count operations to toggle PREEMPT_ACTIVE Frederic Weisbecker
2015-01-28  1:42   ` Steven Rostedt
2015-01-28 13:59     ` Frederic Weisbecker
2015-01-28 15:04       ` Steven Rostedt
2015-01-28 15:42   ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-02 17:22     ` Frederic Weisbecker [this message]
2015-01-28  0:24 ` [PATCH 3/4] sched: Pull preemption disablement to __schedule() caller Frederic Weisbecker
2015-01-28 15:50   ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-02 17:53     ` Frederic Weisbecker
2015-02-03 10:53       ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-04 17:31         ` Frederic Weisbecker
2015-02-04 17:48           ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-01-28  0:24 ` [RFC PATCH 4/4] sched: Account PREEMPT_ACTIVE context as atomic Frederic Weisbecker
2015-01-28 15:46   ` Peter Zijlstra
2015-02-02 17:29     ` Frederic Weisbecker

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