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From: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
To: Prarit Bhargava <prarit@redhat.com>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@de.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3] kernel/module: Reschedule while waiting for modules to finish loading
Date: Wed, 1 May 2019 09:49:00 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20190501074900.GA10762@linux-8ccs> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190430222207.3002-1-prarit@redhat.com>

+++ Prarit Bhargava [30/04/19 18:22 -0400]:
>On a s390 z14 LAR with 2 cpus about stalls about 3% of the time while
>loading the s390_trng.ko module.
>
>Add a reschedule point to the loop that waits for modules to complete
>loading.
>
>v3: cleanup Fixes line.

Thanks, this patch has been re-applied to modules-next.

Jessica

>Reported-by: Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@de.ibm.com>
>Fixes: f9a75c1d717f ("modules: Only return -EEXIST for modules that have finished loading")
>Signed-off-by: Prarit Bhargava <prarit@redhat.com>
>Cc: Jessica Yu <jeyu@kernel.org>
>Cc: Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@de.ibm.com>
>---
> kernel/module.c | 1 +
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>
>diff --git a/kernel/module.c b/kernel/module.c
>index 410eeb7e4f1d..48748cfec991 100644
>--- a/kernel/module.c
>+++ b/kernel/module.c
>@@ -3585,6 +3585,7 @@ static int add_unformed_module(struct module *mod)
> 					       finished_loading(mod->name));
> 			if (err)
> 				goto out_unlocked;
>+			cond_resched();
> 			goto again;
> 		}
> 		err = -EEXIST;
>-- 
>2.18.1
>

  reply	other threads:[~2019-05-01  7:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-04-30 22:22 Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-01  7:49 ` Jessica Yu [this message]
2019-05-01 21:26 ` Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-02  9:48   ` Jessica Yu
2019-05-02 12:41     ` Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-02 17:46       ` Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-10 18:40         ` Barret Rhoden
2019-05-10 18:42           ` [PATCH] modules: fix livelock in add_unformed_module() Barret Rhoden
2019-05-13 11:23             ` Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-13 14:37               ` Barret Rhoden
2019-05-22 17:08                 ` Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-28 14:30                   ` Prarit Bhargava
2019-05-28 14:47                     ` Jessica Yu

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