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authorVlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz>2020-01-13 16:29:20 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2020-01-13 18:19:02 -0800
commit8e57f8acbbd121ecfb0c9dc13b8b030f86c6bd3b (patch)
tree91516d1faa0be5ed78a8919e0fc6a0b1da1d2a8d /init/main.c
parentmm: memcg/slab: fix percpu slab vmstats flushing (diff)
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mm, debug_pagealloc: don't rely on static keys too early
Commit 96a2b03f281d ("mm, debug_pagelloc: use static keys to enable debugging") has introduced a static key to reduce overhead when debug_pagealloc is compiled in but not enabled. It relied on the assumption that jump_label_init() is called before parse_early_param() as in start_kernel(), so when the "debug_pagealloc=on" option is parsed, it is safe to enable the static key. However, it turns out multiple architectures call parse_early_param() earlier from their setup_arch(). x86 also calls jump_label_init() even earlier, so no issue was found while testing the commit, but same is not true for e.g. ppc64 and s390 where the kernel would not boot with debug_pagealloc=on as found by our QA. To fix this without tricky changes to init code of multiple architectures, this patch partially reverts the static key conversion from 96a2b03f281d. Init-time and non-fastpath calls (such as in arch code) of debug_pagealloc_enabled() will again test a simple bool variable. Fastpath mm code is converted to a new debug_pagealloc_enabled_static() variant that relies on the static key, which is enabled in a well-defined point in mm_init() where it's guaranteed that jump_label_init() has been called, regardless of architecture. [sfr@canb.auug.org.au: export _debug_pagealloc_enabled_early] Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20200106164944.063ac07b@canb.auug.org.au Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20191219130612.23171-1-vbabka@suse.cz Fixes: 96a2b03f281d ("mm, debug_pagelloc: use static keys to enable debugging") Signed-off-by: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@canb.auug.org.au> Cc: Joonsoo Kim <iamjoonsoo.kim@lge.com> Cc: "Kirill A. Shutemov" <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com> Cc: Michal Hocko <mhocko@kernel.org> Cc: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz> Cc: Matthew Wilcox <willy@infradead.org> Cc: Mel Gorman <mgorman@techsingularity.net> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de> Cc: Qian Cai <cai@lca.pw> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> 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/init/main.c b/init/main.c
index 2cd736059416..da1bc0b60a7d 100644
--- a/init/main.c
+++ b/init/main.c
@@ -553,6 +553,7 @@ static void __init mm_init(void)
* bigger than MAX_ORDER unless SPARSEMEM.
*/
page_ext_init_flatmem();
+ init_debug_pagealloc();
report_meminit();
mem_init();
kmem_cache_init();