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authorMathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@polymtl.ca>2008-05-12 21:21:09 +0200
committerThomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>2008-05-23 22:25:27 +0200
commitdc102a8fae2d0d6bf5223fc549247f2e23959ae6 (patch)
treeccb36b8bfd106ef70d2a9a83629ca502a497d9f3 /kernel/marker.c
parentftrace: limit trace entries (diff)
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Markers - remove extra format argument
Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com> : > Not in this patch, but I noticed: > > #define __trace_mark(name, call_private, format, args...) \ > do { \ > static const char __mstrtab_##name[] \ > __attribute__((section("__markers_strings"))) \ > = #name "\0" format; \ > static struct marker __mark_##name \ > __attribute__((section("__markers"), aligned(8))) = \ > { __mstrtab_##name, &__mstrtab_##name[sizeof(#name)], \ > 0, 0, marker_probe_cb, \ > { __mark_empty_function, NULL}, NULL }; \ > __mark_check_format(format, ## args); \ > if (unlikely(__mark_##name.state)) { \ > (*__mark_##name.call) \ > (&__mark_##name, call_private, \ > format, ## args); \ > } \ > } while (0) > > In this call: > > (*__mark_##name.call) \ > (&__mark_##name, call_private, \ > format, ## args); \ > > you make gcc allocate duplicate format string. You can use > &__mstrtab_##name[sizeof(#name)] instead since it holds the same string, > or drop ", format," above and "const char *fmt" from here: > > void (*call)(const struct marker *mdata, /* Probe wrapper */ > void *call_private, const char *fmt, ...); > > since mdata->format is the same and all callees which need it can take it there. Very good point. I actually thought about dropping it, since it would remove an unnecessary argument from the stack. And actually, since I now have the marker_probe_cb sitting between the marker site and the callbacks, there is no API change required. Thanks :) Mathieu Signed-off-by: Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@polymtl.ca> CC: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Diffstat (limited to 'kernel/marker.c')
-rw-r--r--kernel/marker.c30
1 files changed, 14 insertions, 16 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/marker.c b/kernel/marker.c
index b5a9fe1d50d5..1abfb923b761 100644
--- a/kernel/marker.c
+++ b/kernel/marker.c
@@ -55,8 +55,8 @@ static DEFINE_MUTEX(markers_mutex);
struct marker_entry {
struct hlist_node hlist;
char *format;
- void (*call)(const struct marker *mdata, /* Probe wrapper */
- void *call_private, const char *fmt, ...);
+ /* Probe wrapper */
+ void (*call)(const struct marker *mdata, void *call_private, ...);
struct marker_probe_closure single;
struct marker_probe_closure *multi;
int refcount; /* Number of times armed. 0 if disarmed. */
@@ -91,15 +91,13 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(__mark_empty_function);
* marker_probe_cb Callback that prepares the variable argument list for probes.
* @mdata: pointer of type struct marker
* @call_private: caller site private data
- * @fmt: format string
* @...: Variable argument list.
*
* Since we do not use "typical" pointer based RCU in the 1 argument case, we
* need to put a full smp_rmb() in this branch. This is why we do not use
* rcu_dereference() for the pointer read.
*/
-void marker_probe_cb(const struct marker *mdata, void *call_private,
- const char *fmt, ...)
+void marker_probe_cb(const struct marker *mdata, void *call_private, ...)
{
va_list args;
char ptype;
@@ -120,8 +118,9 @@ void marker_probe_cb(const struct marker *mdata, void *call_private,
/* Must read the ptr before private data. They are not data
* dependant, so we put an explicit smp_rmb() here. */
smp_rmb();
- va_start(args, fmt);
- func(mdata->single.probe_private, call_private, fmt, &args);
+ va_start(args, call_private);
+ func(mdata->single.probe_private, call_private, mdata->format,
+ &args);
va_end(args);
} else {
struct marker_probe_closure *multi;
@@ -136,9 +135,9 @@ void marker_probe_cb(const struct marker *mdata, void *call_private,
smp_read_barrier_depends();
multi = mdata->multi;
for (i = 0; multi[i].func; i++) {
- va_start(args, fmt);
- multi[i].func(multi[i].probe_private, call_private, fmt,
- &args);
+ va_start(args, call_private);
+ multi[i].func(multi[i].probe_private, call_private,
+ mdata->format, &args);
va_end(args);
}
}
@@ -150,13 +149,11 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(marker_probe_cb);
* marker_probe_cb Callback that does not prepare the variable argument list.
* @mdata: pointer of type struct marker
* @call_private: caller site private data
- * @fmt: format string
* @...: Variable argument list.
*
* Should be connected to markers "MARK_NOARGS".
*/
-void marker_probe_cb_noarg(const struct marker *mdata,
- void *call_private, const char *fmt, ...)
+void marker_probe_cb_noarg(const struct marker *mdata, void *call_private, ...)
{
va_list args; /* not initialized */
char ptype;
@@ -172,7 +169,8 @@ void marker_probe_cb_noarg(const struct marker *mdata,
/* Must read the ptr before private data. They are not data
* dependant, so we put an explicit smp_rmb() here. */
smp_rmb();
- func(mdata->single.probe_private, call_private, fmt, &args);
+ func(mdata->single.probe_private, call_private, mdata->format,
+ &args);
} else {
struct marker_probe_closure *multi;
int i;
@@ -186,8 +184,8 @@ void marker_probe_cb_noarg(const struct marker *mdata,
smp_read_barrier_depends();
multi = mdata->multi;
for (i = 0; multi[i].func; i++)
- multi[i].func(multi[i].probe_private, call_private, fmt,
- &args);
+ multi[i].func(multi[i].probe_private, call_private,
+ mdata->format, &args);
}
preempt_enable();
}