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2011-07-25mm: remove the leftovers of noswapaccountWANG Cong1-2/+2
In commit a2c8990aed5ab ("memsw: remove noswapaccount kernel parameter"), Michal forgot to remove some left pieces of noswapaccount in the tree, this patch removes them all. Signed-off-by: WANG Cong <xiyou.wangcong@gmail.com> Acked-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-07-23Merge branches 'x86-urgent-for-linus', 'core-debug-for-linus', 'irq-core-for-linus' and 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-0/+2
* 'x86-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: um: Make rwsem.S depend on CONFIG_RWSEM_XCHGADD_ALGORITHM * 'core-debug-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: debug: Make CONFIG_EXPERT select CONFIG_DEBUG_KERNEL to unhide debug options * 'irq-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: genirq: Remove unused CHECK_IRQ_PER_CPU() * 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: perf tools, x86: Fix 32-bit compile on 64-bit system
2011-07-22Merge branch 'timers-cleanup-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-1/+6
* 'timers-cleanup-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: mips: Fix i8253 clockevent fallout i8253: Cleanup outb/inb magic arm: Footbridge: Use common i8253 clockevent mips: Use common i8253 clockevent x86: Use common i8253 clockevent i8253: Create common clockevent implementation i8253: Export i8253_lock unconditionally pcpskr: MIPS: Make config dependencies finer grained pcspkr: Cleanup Kconfig dependencies i8253: Move remaining content and delete asm/i8253.h i8253: Consolidate definitions of PIT_LATCH x86: i8253: Consolidate definitions of global_clock_event i8253: Alpha, PowerPC: Remove unused asm/8253pit.h alpha: i8253: Cleanup remaining users of i8253pit.h i8253: Remove I8253_LOCK config i8253: Make pcsp sound driver use the shared i8253_lock i8253: Make pcspkr input driver use the shared i8253_lock i8253: Consolidate all kernel definitions of i8253_lock i8253: Unify all kernel declarations of i8253_lock i8253: Create linux/i8253.h and use it in all 8253 related files
2011-06-15gcov: disable CONFIG_CONSTRUCTORS when not needed by CONFIG_GCOV_KERNELJosh Triplett1-1/+0
CONFIG_CONSTRUCTORS controls support for running constructor functions at kernel init time. According to commit b99b87f70c7785ab ("kernel: constructor support"), gcov (CONFIG_GCOV_KERNEL) needs this. However, CONFIG_CONSTRUCTORS currently defaults to y, with no option to disable it, and CONFIG_GCOV_KERNEL depends on it. Instead, default it to n and have CONFIG_GCOV_KERNEL select it, so that the normal case of CONFIG_GCOV_KERNEL=n will result in CONFIG_CONSTRUCTORS=n. Observed in the short list of =y values in a minimal kernel configuration. Signed-off-by: Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org> Acked-by: WANG Cong <xiyou.wangcong@gmail.com> Acked-by: Peter Oberparleiter <peter.oberparleiter@de.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-06-15uts: make default hostname configurable, rather than always using "(none)"Josh Triplett1-0/+9
The "hostname" tool falls back to setting the hostname to "localhost" if /etc/hostname does not exist. Distribution init scripts have the same fallback. However, if userspace never calls sethostname, such as when booting with init=/bin/sh, or otherwise booting a minimal system without the usual init scripts, the default hostname of "(none)" remains, unhelpfully appearing in various places such as prompts ("root@(none):~#") and logs. Furthermore, "(none)" doesn't typically resolve to anything useful. Make the default hostname configurable. This removes the need for the standard fallback, provides a useful default for systems that never call sethostname, and makes minimal systems that much more useful with less configuration. Distributions could choose to use "localhost" here to avoid the fallback, while embedded systems may wish to use a specific target hostname. Signed-off-by: Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org> Acked-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Acked-by: David Miller <davem@davemloft.net> Cc: Serge Hallyn <serue@us.ibm.com> Cc: Kel Modderman <kel@otaku42.de> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-06-09pcspkr: Cleanup Kconfig dependenciesRalf Baechle1-1/+5
Lenghty lists of the kind "depends on ARCH1 || ARCH2 ... || ARCH123" are usually either wrong or too coarse grained. Or plain an ugly sin. [ tglx: Fixed up amigaone ] Signed-off-by: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> Cc: Richard Henderson <rth@twiddle.net> Cc: Ivan Kokshaysky <ink@jurassic.park.msu.ru> Cc: Matt Turner <mattst88@gmail.com> Acked-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org> Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org> Cc: linux-alpha@vger.kernel.org Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org Cc: linuxppc-dev@lists.ozlabs.org Cc: Gerhard Pircher <gerhard_pircher@gmx.net> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20110601180610.984881988@duck.linux-mips.net Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2011-06-09i8253: Consolidate all kernel definitions of i8253_lockRalf Baechle1-0/+1
Move them to drivers/clocksource/i8253.c and remove the implementations in arch/ [ tglx: Avoid the extra file in lib - folded arch patches in. The export will become conditional in a later step ] Signed-off-by: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20110601180610.221426078@duck.linux-mips.net Cc: Russell King <linux@arm.linux.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2011-06-07debug: Make CONFIG_EXPERT select CONFIG_DEBUG_KERNEL to unhide debug optionsJosh Triplett1-0/+2
Several debugging options currently default to y, such as CONFIG_DEBUG_BUGVERBOSE and CONFIG_DEBUG_RODATA. Embedded users might want to turn those options off to save space; however, turning them off requires turning on CONFIG_DEBUG_KERNEL to unhide them. Since CONFIG_DEBUG_KERNEL exists specifically to unhide debugging options, and CONFIG_EXPERT exists specifically to unhide options potentially needed by experts and/or embedded users, make CONFIG_EXPERT automatically imply CONFIG_DEBUG_KERNEL. Signed-off-by: Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org> Acked-by: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> Cc: Sam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20110606012358.GA1909@leaf Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2011-05-26cgroup: remove the ns_cgroupDaniel Lezcano1-8/+0
The ns_cgroup is an annoying cgroup at the namespace / cgroup frontier and leads to some problems: * cgroup creation is out-of-control * cgroup name can conflict when pids are looping * it is not possible to have a single process handling a lot of namespaces without falling in a exponential creation time * we may want to create a namespace without creating a cgroup The ns_cgroup was replaced by a compatibility flag 'clone_children', where a newly created cgroup will copy the parent cgroup values. The userspace has to manually create a cgroup and add a task to the 'tasks' file. This patch removes the ns_cgroup as suggested in the following thread: https://lists.linux-foundation.org/pipermail/containers/2009-June/018616.html The 'cgroup_clone' function is removed because it is no longer used. This is a userspace-visible change. Commit 45531757b45c ("cgroup: notify ns_cgroup deprecated") (merged into 2.6.27) caused the kernel to emit a printk warning users that the feature is planned for removal. Since that time we have heard from XXX users who were affected by this. Signed-off-by: Daniel Lezcano <daniel.lezcano@free.fr> Signed-off-by: Serge E. Hallyn <serge.hallyn@canonical.com> Cc: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> Cc: Jamal Hadi Salim <hadi@cyberus.ca> Reviewed-by: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Acked-by: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> Acked-by: Matt Helsley <matthltc@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-05-24Merge branch 'kbuild' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mmarek/kbuild-2.6Linus Torvalds1-18/+12
* 'kbuild' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mmarek/kbuild-2.6: kbuild: make KBUILD_NOCMDDEP=1 handle empty built-in.o scripts/kallsyms.c: fix potential segfault scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh: Convert to a /bin/sh script kbuild: Fix GNU make v3.80 compatibility kbuild: Fix passing -Wno-* options to gcc 4.4+ kbuild: move scripts/basic/docproc.c to scripts/docproc.c kbuild: Fix Makefile.asm-generic for um kbuild: Allow to combine multiple W= levels kbuild: Disable -Wunused-but-set-variable for gcc 4.6.0 Fix handling of backlash character in LINUX_COMPILE_BY name kbuild: asm-generic support kbuild: implement several W= levels kbuild: Fix build with binutils <= 2.19 initramfs: Use KBUILD_BUILD_TIMESTAMP for generated entries kbuild: Allow to override LINUX_COMPILE_BY and LINUX_COMPILE_HOST macros kbuild: Drop unused LINUX_COMPILE_TIME and LINUX_COMPILE_DOMAIN macros kbuild: Use the deterministic mode of ar kbuild: Call gzip with -n kbuild: move KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS from Kconfig to Makefile Kconfig: improve KALLSYMS_ALL documentation Fix up trivial conflict in Makefile
2011-05-22Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/sparc-next-2.6Linus Torvalds1-5/+0
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/sparc-next-2.6: (28 commits) sparc32: fix build, fix missing cpu_relax declaration SCHED_TTWU_QUEUE is not longer needed since sparc32 now implements IPI sparc32,leon: Remove unnecessary page_address calls in LEON DMA API. sparc: convert old cpumask API into new one sparc32, sun4d: Implemented SMP IPIs support for SUN4D machines sparc32, sun4m: Implemented SMP IPIs support for SUN4M machines sparc32,leon: Implemented SMP IPIs for LEON CPU sparc32: implement SMP IPIs using the generic functions sparc32,leon: SMP power down implementation sparc32,leon: added some SMP comments sparc: add {read,write}*_be routines sparc32,leon: don't rely on bootloader to mask IRQs sparc32,leon: operate on boot-cpu IRQ controller registers sparc32: always define boot_cpu_id sparc32: removed unused code, implemented by generic code sparc32: avoid build warning at mm/percpu.c:1647 sparc32: always register a PROM based early console sparc32: probe for cpu info only during startup sparc: consolidate show_cpuinfo in cpu.c sparc32,leon: implement genirq CPU affinity ...
2011-05-22Give up on pushing CC_OPTIMIZE_FOR_SIZELinus Torvalds1-1/+0
I still happen to believe that I$ miss costs are a major thing, but sadly, -Os doesn't seem to be the solution. With or without it, gcc will miss some obvious code size improvements, and with it enabled gcc will sometimes make choices that aren't good even with high I$ miss ratios. For example, with -Os, gcc on x86 will turn a 20-byte constant memcpy into a "rep movsl". While I sincerely hope that x86 CPU's will some day do a good job at that, they certainly don't do it yet, and the cost is higher than a L1 I$ miss would be. Some day I hope we can re-enable this. Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-05-20SCHED_TTWU_QUEUE is not longer needed since sparc32 now implements IPIDaniel Hellstrom1-5/+0
Signed-off-by: Daniel Hellstrom <daniel@gaisler.com> Reported-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
2011-05-19Merge branch 'core-rcu-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-1/+1
* 'core-rcu-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: (78 commits) Revert "rcu: Decrease memory-barrier usage based on semi-formal proof" net,rcu: convert call_rcu(prl_entry_destroy_rcu) to kfree batman,rcu: convert call_rcu(softif_neigh_free_rcu) to kfree_rcu batman,rcu: convert call_rcu(neigh_node_free_rcu) to kfree() batman,rcu: convert call_rcu(gw_node_free_rcu) to kfree_rcu net,rcu: convert call_rcu(kfree_tid_tx) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(xt_osf_finger_free_rcu) to kfree_rcu() net/mac80211,rcu: convert call_rcu(work_free_rcu) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(wq_free_rcu) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(phonet_device_rcu_free) to kfree_rcu() perf,rcu: convert call_rcu(swevent_hlist_release_rcu) to kfree_rcu() perf,rcu: convert call_rcu(free_ctx) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(__nf_ct_ext_free_rcu) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(net_generic_release) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(netlbl_unlhsh_free_addr6) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(netlbl_unlhsh_free_addr4) to kfree_rcu() security,rcu: convert call_rcu(sel_netif_free) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(xps_dev_maps_release) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(xps_map_release) to kfree_rcu() net,rcu: convert call_rcu(rps_map_release) to kfree_rcu() ...
2011-05-19Merge branches 'sched-core-for-linus' and 'sched-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-0/+5
* 'sched-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: (60 commits) sched: Fix and optimise calculation of the weight-inverse sched: Avoid going ahead if ->cpus_allowed is not changed sched, rt: Update rq clock when unthrottling of an otherwise idle CPU sched: Remove unused parameters from sched_fork() and wake_up_new_task() sched: Shorten the construction of the span cpu mask of sched domain sched: Wrap the 'cfs_rq->nr_spread_over' field with CONFIG_SCHED_DEBUG sched: Remove unused 'this_best_prio arg' from balance_tasks() sched: Remove noop in alloc_rt_sched_group() sched: Get rid of lock_depth sched: Remove obsolete comment from scheduler_tick() sched: Fix sched_domain iterations vs. RCU sched: Next buddy hint on sleep and preempt path sched: Make set_*_buddy() work on non-task entities sched: Remove need_migrate_task() sched: Move the second half of ttwu() to the remote cpu sched: Restructure ttwu() some more sched: Rename ttwu_post_activation() to ttwu_do_wakeup() sched: Remove rq argument from ttwu_stat() sched: Remove rq->lock from the first half of ttwu() sched: Drop rq->lock from sched_exec() ... * 'sched-urgent-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: sched: Fix rt_rq runtime leakage bug
2011-05-12Merge commit 'v2.6.39-rc7' into sched/coreIngo Molnar1-8/+9
2011-05-10slub: Revert "[PARISC] slub: fix panic with DISCONTIGMEM"David Rientjes1-1/+0
This reverts commit 4a5fa3590f09, which did not allow SLUB to be used on architectures that use DISCONTIGMEM without compiling NUMA support without CONFIG_BROKEN also set. The slub panic that it was intended to prevent is addressed by d9b41e0b54fd ("[PARISC] set memory ranges in N_NORMAL_MEMORY when onlined") on parisc so there is no further slub issues with such a configuration. The reverts allows SLUB now to be used on such architectures since there haven't been any reports of additional errors. Cc: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de> Signed-off-by: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-05-05rcu: priority boosting for TREE_PREEMPT_RCUPaul E. McKenney1-1/+1
Add priority boosting for TREE_PREEMPT_RCU, similar to that for TINY_PREEMPT_RCU. This is enabled by the default-off RCU_BOOST kernel parameter. The priority to which to boost preempted RCU readers is controlled by the RCU_BOOST_PRIO kernel parameter (defaulting to real-time priority 1) and the time to wait before boosting the readers who are blocking a given grace period is controlled by the RCU_BOOST_DELAY kernel parameter (defaulting to 500 milliseconds). Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paul.mckenney@linaro.org> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Reviewed-by: Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org>
2011-04-27Merge branch 'fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jejb/parisc-2.6Linus Torvalds1-0/+1
* 'fixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jejb/parisc-2.6: [PARISC] slub: fix panic with DISCONTIGMEM [PARISC] set memory ranges in N_NORMAL_MEMORY when onlined
2011-04-26init/Kconfig: fix EXPERT menu listRandy Dunlap1-8/+8
The EXPERT menu list was recently broken by the insertion of a kconfig symbol (EMBEDDED) at the beginning of the EXPERT list of kconfig items. Broken by: commit 6a108a14fa356ef607be308b68337939e56ea94e Author: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Date: Thu Jan 20 14:44:16 2011 -0800 kconfig: rename CONFIG_EMBEDDED to CONFIG_EXPERT Restore the EXPERT menu list -- don't inject a symbol (EMBEDDED) that does not depend on EXPERT into the list. Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Cc: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Cc: Peter Foley <pefoley2@verizon.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-04-22[PARISC] slub: fix panic with DISCONTIGMEMJames Bottomley1-0/+1
Slub makes assumptions about page_to_nid() which are violated by DISCONTIGMEM and !NUMA. This violation results in a panic because page_to_nid() can be non-zero for pages in the discontiguous ranges and this leads to a null return by get_node(). The assertion by the maintainer is that DISCONTIGMEM should only be allowed when NUMA is also defined. However, at least six architectures: alpha, ia64, m32r, m68k, mips, parisc violate this. The panic is a regression against slab, so just mark slub broken in the problem configuration to prevent users reporting these panics. Cc: stable@kernel.org Acked-by: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Acked-by: Pekka Enberg <penberg@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de>
2011-04-15kbuild: move KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS from Kconfig to MakefileArtem Bityutskiy1-12/+0
At the moment we have the CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS Kconfig switch, which users can enable or disable while configuring the kernel. This option is then used by 'make' to determine whether an extra kallsyms pass is needed or not. However, this approach is not nice and confusing, and this patch moves CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS from Kconfig to Makefile instead. The rationale is below. 1. CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS is really about the build time, not run-time. There is no real need for it to be in Kconfig. It is just an additional work-around which should be used only in rare cases, when someone breaks kallsyms, so Kbuild/Makefile is much better place for this option. 2. Grepping CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS shows that many defconfigs have it enabled, probably not because they try to work-around a kallsyms bug, but just because the Kconfig help text is confusing and does not really make it clear that this option should not be used unless except when kallsyms is broken. 3. And since many people have CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS enabled in their Kconfig, we do might fail to notice kallsyms bugs in time. E.g., many testers use "make allyesconfig" to test builds, which will enable CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS and kallsyms breakage will not be noticed. To address that, this patch: 1. Kills CONFIG_KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS 2. Changes Makefile so that people can use "make KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS=1" to enable the extra pass if needed. Additionally, they may define KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS as an environment variable. 3. By default KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS is disabled and if kallsyms has issues, "make" should print a warning and suggest using KALLSYMS_EXTRA_PASS Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> [mmarek: Removed make help text, is not necessary] Signed-off-by: Michal Marek <mmarek@suse.cz>
2011-04-15Kconfig: improve KALLSYMS_ALL documentationArtem Bityutskiy1-6/+12
Dumb users like myself are not able to grasp from the existing KALLSYMS_ALL documentation that this option is not what they need. Improve the help message and make it clearer that KALLSYMS is enough in the majority of use cases, and KALLSYMS_ALL should really be used very rarely. Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy@nokia.com> Signed-off-by: Michal Marek <mmarek@suse.cz>
2011-04-14sched: Move the second half of ttwu() to the remote cpuPeter Zijlstra1-0/+5
Now that we've removed the rq->lock requirement from the first part of ttwu() and can compute placement without holding any rq->lock, ensure we execute the second half of ttwu() on the actual cpu we want the task to run on. This avoids having to take rq->lock and doing the task enqueue remotely, saving lots on cacheline transfers. As measured using: http://oss.oracle.com/~mason/sembench.c $ for i in /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu*/cpufreq/scaling_governor ; do echo performance > $i; done $ echo 4096 32000 64 128 > /proc/sys/kernel/sem $ ./sembench -t 2048 -w 1900 -o 0 unpatched: run time 30 seconds 647278 worker burns per second patched: run time 30 seconds 816715 worker burns per second Reviewed-by: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@am.sony.com> Cc: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de> Cc: Nick Piggin <npiggin@kernel.dk> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20110405152729.515897185@chello.nl
2011-03-18Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jikos/trivialLinus Torvalds1-3/+3
* 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jikos/trivial: (47 commits) doc: CONFIG_UNEVICTABLE_LRU doesn't exist anymore Update cpuset info & webiste for cgroups dcdbas: force SMI to happen when expected arch/arm/Kconfig: remove one to many l's in the word. asm-generic/user.h: Fix spelling in comment drm: fix printk typo 'sracth' Remove one to many n's in a word Documentation/filesystems/romfs.txt: fixing link to genromfs drivers:scsi Change printk typo initate -> initiate serial, pch uart: Remove duplicate inclusion of linux/pci.h header fs/eventpoll.c: fix spelling mm: Fix out-of-date comments which refers non-existent functions drm: Fix printk typo 'failled' coh901318.c: Change initate to initiate. mbox-db5500.c Change initate to initiate. edac: correct i82975x error-info reported edac: correct i82975x mci initialisation edac: correct commented info fs: update comments to point correct document target: remove duplicate include of target/target_core_device.h from drivers/target/target_core_hba.c ... Trivial conflict in fs/eventpoll.c (spelling vs addition)
2011-03-16Merge branch 'config' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/arnd/bklLinus Torvalds1-5/+0
* 'config' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/arnd/bkl: BKL: That's all, folks fs/locks.c: Remove stale FIXME left over from BKL conversion ipx: remove the BKL appletalk: remove the BKL x25: remove the BKL ufs: remove the BKL hpfs: remove the BKL drivers: remove extraneous includes of smp_lock.h tracing: don't trace the BKL adfs: remove the big kernel lock
2011-03-16Merge branch 'driver-core-next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core-2.6Linus Torvalds1-2/+2
* 'driver-core-next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core-2.6: (50 commits) printk: do not mangle valid userspace syslog prefixes efivars: Add Documentation efivars: Expose efivars functionality to external drivers. efivars: Parameterize operations. efivars: Split out variable registration efivars: parameterize efivars efivars: Make efivars bin_attributes dynamic efivars: move efivars globals into struct efivars drivers:misc: ti-st: fix debugging code kref: Fix typo in kref documentation UIO: add PRUSS UIO driver support Fix spelling mistakes in Documentation/zh_CN/SubmittingPatches firmware: Fix unaligned memory accesses in dmi-sysfs firmware: Add documentation for /sys/firmware/dmi firmware: Expose DMI type 15 System Event Log firmware: Break out system_event_log in dmi-sysfs firmware: Basic dmi-sysfs support firmware: Add DMI entry types to the headers Driver core: convert platform_{get,set}_drvdata to static inline functions Translate linux-2.6/Documentation/magic-number.txt into Chinese ...
2011-03-15Merge branch 'perf-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-0/+10
* 'perf-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: (184 commits) perf probe: Clean up probe_point_lazy_walker() return value tracing: Fix irqoff selftest expanding max buffer tracing: Align 4 byte ints together in struct tracer tracing: Export trace_set_clr_event() tracing: Explain about unstable clock on resume with ring buffer warning ftrace/graph: Trace function entry before updating index ftrace: Add .ref.text as one of the safe areas to trace tracing: Adjust conditional expression latency formatting. tracing: Fix event alignment: skb:kfree_skb tracing: Fix event alignment: mce:mce_record tracing: Fix event alignment: kvm:kvm_hv_hypercall tracing: Fix event alignment: module:module_request tracing: Fix event alignment: ftrace:context_switch and ftrace:wakeup tracing: Remove lock_depth from event entry perf header: Stop using 'self' perf session: Use evlist/evsel for managing perf.data attributes perf top: Don't let events to eat up whole header line perf top: Fix events overflow in top command ring-buffer: Remove unused #include <linux/trace_irq.h> tracing: Add an 'overwrite' trace_option. ...
2011-03-15vfs: Add name to file handle conversion supportAneesh Kumar K.V1-0/+12
The syscall also return mount id which can be used to lookup file system specific information such as uuid in /proc/<pid>/mountinfo Signed-off-by: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2011-03-05BKL: That's all, folksArnd Bergmann1-5/+0
This removes the implementation of the big kernel lock, at last. A lot of people have worked on this in the past, I so the credit for this patch should be with everyone who participated in the hunt. The names on the Cc list are the people that were the most active in this, according to the recorded git history, in alphabetical order. Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Acked-by: Alan Cox <alan@linux.intel.com> Cc: Alessio Igor Bogani <abogani@texware.it> Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk> Cc: Andrew Hendry <andrew.hendry@gmail.com> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> Cc: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> Cc: Hans Verkuil <hverkuil@xs4all.nl> Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: Jan Blunck <jblunck@infradead.org> Cc: John Kacur <jkacur@redhat.com> Cc: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx> Cc: Oliver Neukum <oliver@neukum.org> Cc: Paul Menage <menage@google.com> Acked-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: Trond Myklebust <Trond.Myklebust@netapp.com>
2011-03-04perf cgroup: Fix a typo in kernel configLi Zefan1-1/+1
s/specificied/specified Signed-off-by: Li Zefan <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com> Acked-by: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> LKML-Reference: <4D6F348C.2050804@cn.fujitsu.com> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2011-02-16perf: Add cgroup supportStephane Eranian1-0/+10
This kernel patch adds the ability to filter monitoring based on container groups (cgroups). This is for use in per-cpu mode only. The cgroup to monitor is passed as a file descriptor in the pid argument to the syscall. The file descriptor must be opened to the cgroup name in the cgroup filesystem. For instance, if the cgroup name is foo and cgroupfs is mounted in /cgroup, then the file descriptor is opened to /cgroup/foo. Cgroup mode is activated by passing PERF_FLAG_PID_CGROUP in the flags argument to the syscall. For instance to measure in cgroup foo on CPU1 assuming cgroupfs is mounted under /cgroup: struct perf_event_attr attr; int cgroup_fd, fd; cgroup_fd = open("/cgroup/foo", O_RDONLY); fd = perf_event_open(&attr, cgroup_fd, 1, -1, PERF_FLAG_PID_CGROUP); close(cgroup_fd); Signed-off-by: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> [ added perf_cgroup_{exit,attach} ] Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> LKML-Reference: <4d590250.114ddf0a.689e.4482@mx.google.com> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2011-02-15Merge branch 'master' into for-nextJiri Kosina1-41/+34
2011-02-03sysfs: Capitalize description of SYSFS_DEPRECATED{_V2} optionsFerenc Wagner1-2/+2
Signed-off-by: Ferenc Wagner <wferi@niif.hu> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2011-01-20kconfig: rename CONFIG_EMBEDDED to CONFIG_EXPERTDavid Rientjes1-26/+34
The meaning of CONFIG_EMBEDDED has long since been obsoleted; the option is used to configure any non-standard kernel with a much larger scope than only small devices. This patch renames the option to CONFIG_EXPERT in init/Kconfig and fixes references to the option throughout the kernel. A new CONFIG_EMBEDDED option is added that automatically selects CONFIG_EXPERT when enabled and can be used in the future to isolate options that should only be considered for embedded systems (RISC architectures, SLOB, etc). Calling the option "EXPERT" more accurately represents its intention: only expert users who understand the impact of the configuration changes they are making should enable it. Reviewed-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Acked-by: David Woodhouse <david.woodhouse@intel.com> Signed-off-by: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Cc: Greg KH <gregkh@suse.de> Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net> Cc: Jens Axboe <axboe@kernel.dk> Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Cc: Robin Holt <holt@sgi.com> Cc: <linux-arch@vger.kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-01-17Kconfig: BLK_THROTTLE -> BLK_DEV_THROTTLINGMichael Witten1-1/+1
It would seem that `CONFIG_BLK_THROTTLE' doesn't exist, as it is only referenced in the documentation for `CONFIG_BLK_CGROUP'. The only other choice is `CONFIG_BLK_DEV_THROTTLING': $ git grep --cached THROTTL -- \*Kconfig block/Kconfig:config BLK_DEV_THROTTLING init/Kconfig: CONFIG_BLK_THROTTLE=y. Signed-off-by: Michael Witten <mfwitten@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Jiri Kosina <jkosina@suse.cz>
2011-01-17Kconfig: Typo: seti -> setMichael Witten1-2/+2
Also, I introduced some punctuation to facilitate reading. Signed-off-by: Michael Witten <mfwitten@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Jiri Kosina <jkosina@suse.cz>
2011-01-15Merge branches 'core-fixes-for-linus', 'x86-fixes-for-linus', 'timers-fixes-for-linus' and 'perf-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-15/+0
* 'core-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: rcu: avoid pointless blocked-task warnings rcu: demote SRCU_SYNCHRONIZE_DELAY from kernel-parameter status rtmutex: Fix comment about why new_owner can be NULL in wake_futex_pi() * 'x86-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: x86, olpc: Add missing Kconfig dependencies x86, mrst: Set correct APB timer IRQ affinity for secondary cpu x86: tsc: Fix calibration refinement conditionals to avoid divide by zero x86, ia64, acpi: Clean up x86-ism in drivers/acpi/numa.c * 'timers-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: timekeeping: Make local variables static time: Rename misnamed minsec argument of clocks_calc_mult_shift() * 'perf-fixes-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: tracing: Remove syscall_exit_fields tracing: Only process module tracepoints once perf record: Add "nodelay" mode, disabled by default perf sched: Fix list of events, dropping unsupported ':r' modifier Revert "perf tools: Emit clearer message for sys_perf_event_open ENOENT return" perf top: Fix annotate segv perf evsel: Fix order of event list deletion
2011-01-14Merge branch 'rcu/next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/paulmck/linux-2.6-rcu into core/urgentIngo Molnar1-15/+0
2011-01-14rcu: demote SRCU_SYNCHRONIZE_DELAY from kernel-parameter statusPaul E. McKenney1-15/+0
Because the adaptive synchronize_srcu_expedited() approach has worked very well in testing, remove the kernel parameter and replace it by a C-preprocessor macro. If someone finds problems with this approach, a more complex and aggressively adaptive approach might be required. Longer term, SRCU will be merged with the other RCU implementations, at which point synchronize_srcu_expedited() will be event driven, just as synchronize_sched_expedited() currently is. At that point, there will be no need for this adaptive approach. Reported-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
2011-01-13Merge branch 'for-next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jikos/trivialLinus Torvalds1-1/+1
* 'for-next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jikos/trivial: (43 commits) Documentation/trace/events.txt: Remove obsolete sched_signal_send. writeback: fix global_dirty_limits comment runtime -> real-time ppc: fix comment typo singal -> signal drivers: fix comment typo diable -> disable. m68k: fix comment typo diable -> disable. wireless: comment typo fix diable -> disable. media: comment typo fix diable -> disable. remove doc for obsolete dynamic-printk kernel-parameter remove extraneous 'is' from Documentation/iostats.txt Fix spelling milisec -> ms in snd_ps3 module parameter description Fix spelling mistakes in comments Revert conflicting V4L changes i7core_edac: fix typos in comments mm/rmap.c: fix comment sound, ca0106: Fix assignment to 'channel'. hrtimer: fix a typo in comment init/Kconfig: fix typo anon_inodes: fix wrong function name in comment fix comment typos concerning "consistent" poll: fix a typo in comment ... Fix up trivial conflicts in: - drivers/net/wireless/iwlwifi/iwl-core.c (moved to iwl-legacy.c) - fs/ext4/ext4.h Also fix missed 'diabled' typo in drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x.h while at it.
2011-01-13decompressors: add boot-time XZ supportLasse Collin1-1/+19
This implements the API defined in <linux/decompress/generic.h> which is used for kernel, initramfs, and initrd decompression. This patch together with the first patch is enough for XZ-compressed initramfs and initrd; XZ-compressed kernel will need arch-specific changes. The buffering requirements described in decompress_unxz.c are stricter than with gzip, so the relevant changes should be done to the arch-specific code when adding support for XZ-compressed kernel. Similarly, the heap size in arch-specific pre-boot code may need to be increased (30 KiB is enough). The XZ decompressor needs memmove(), memeq() (memcmp() == 0), and memzero() (memset(ptr, 0, size)), which aren't available in all arch-specific pre-boot environments. I'm including simple versions in decompress_unxz.c, but a cleaner solution would naturally be nicer. Signed-off-by: Lasse Collin <lasse.collin@tukaani.org> Cc: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com> Cc: Alain Knaff <alain@knaff.lu> Cc: Albin Tonnerre <albin.tonnerre@free-electrons.com> Cc: Phillip Lougher <phillip@lougher.demon.co.uk> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2011-01-06Merge branch 'sched-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tipLinus Torvalds1-0/+13
* 'sched-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: (30 commits) sched: Change wait_for_completion_*_timeout() to return a signed long sched, autogroup: Fix reference leak sched, autogroup: Fix potential access to freed memory sched: Remove redundant CONFIG_CGROUP_SCHED ifdef sched: Fix interactivity bug by charging unaccounted run-time on entity re-weight sched: Move periodic share updates to entity_tick() printk: Use this_cpu_{read|write} api on printk_pending sched: Make pushable_tasks CONFIG_SMP dependant sched: Add 'autogroup' scheduling feature: automated per session task groups sched: Fix unregister_fair_sched_group() sched: Remove unused argument dest_cpu to migrate_task() mutexes, sched: Introduce arch_mutex_cpu_relax() sched: Add some clock info to sched_debug cpu: Remove incorrect BUG_ON cpu: Remove unused variable sched: Fix UP build breakage sched: Make task dump print all 15 chars of proc comm sched: Update tg->shares after cpu.shares write sched: Allow update_cfs_load() to update global load sched: Implement demand based update_cfs_load() ...
2010-12-23Merge branch 'rcu/next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/paulmck/linux-2.6-rcu into core/rcuIngo Molnar1-1/+54
2010-12-22init/Kconfig: fix typoJim Cromie1-1/+1
Signed-off-by:  Jim Cromie <jim.cromie@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Jiri Kosina <jkosina@suse.cz>
2010-12-08Merge branch 'linus' into sched/coreIngo Molnar1-0/+13
Merge reason: we want to queue up dependent cleanup Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2010-11-30sched: Add 'autogroup' scheduling feature: automated per session task groupsMike Galbraith1-0/+13
A recurring complaint from CFS users is that parallel kbuild has a negative impact on desktop interactivity. This patch implements an idea from Linus, to automatically create task groups. Currently, only per session autogroups are implemented, but the patch leaves the way open for enhancement. Implementation: each task's signal struct contains an inherited pointer to a refcounted autogroup struct containing a task group pointer, the default for all tasks pointing to the init_task_group. When a task calls setsid(), a new task group is created, the process is moved into the new task group, and a reference to the preveious task group is dropped. Child processes inherit this task group thereafter, and increase it's refcount. When the last thread of a process exits, the process's reference is dropped, such that when the last process referencing an autogroup exits, the autogroup is destroyed. At runqueue selection time, IFF a task has no cgroup assignment, its current autogroup is used. Autogroup bandwidth is controllable via setting it's nice level through the proc filesystem: cat /proc/<pid>/autogroup Displays the task's group and the group's nice level. echo <nice level> > /proc/<pid>/autogroup Sets the task group's shares to the weight of nice <level> task. Setting nice level is rate limited for !admin users due to the abuse risk of task group locking. The feature is enabled from boot by default if CONFIG_SCHED_AUTOGROUP=y is selected, but can be disabled via the boot option noautogroup, and can also be turned on/off on the fly via: echo [01] > /proc/sys/kernel/sched_autogroup_enabled ... which will automatically move tasks to/from the root task group. Signed-off-by: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de> Acked-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> Cc: Markus Trippelsdorf <markus@trippelsdorf.de> Cc: Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@efficios.com> Cc: Paul Turner <pjt@google.com> Cc: Oleg Nesterov <oleg@redhat.com> [ Removed the task_group_path() debug code, and fixed !EVENTFD build failure. ] Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> LKML-Reference: <1290281700.28711.9.camel@maggy.simson.net> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2010-11-29rcu: Make synchronize_srcu_expedited() fast if running readersPaul E. McKenney1-0/+15
The synchronize_srcu_expedited() function is currently quick if there are no active readers, but will delay a full jiffy if there are any. If these readers leave their SRCU read-side critical sections quickly, this is way too long to wait. So this commit first waits ten microseconds, and only then falls back to jiffy-at-a-time waiting. Reported-by: Avi Kivity <avi@redhat.com> Reported-by: Marcelo Tosatti <mtosatti@redhat.com> Tested-by: Takuya Yoshikawa <yoshikawa.takuya@oss.ntt.co.jp> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
2010-11-29rcu: add tracing for TINY_RCU and TINY_PREEMPT_RCUPaul E. McKenney1-1/+0
Add tracing for the tiny RCU implementations, including statistics on boosting in the case of TINY_PREEMPT_RCU and RCU_BOOST. Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paul.mckenney@linaro.org> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
2010-11-29rcu: priority boosting for TINY_PREEMPT_RCUPaul E. McKenney1-0/+39
Add priority boosting, but only for TINY_PREEMPT_RCU. This is enabled by the default-off RCU_BOOST kernel parameter. The priority to which to boost preempted RCU readers is controlled by the RCU_BOOST_PRIO kernel parameter (defaulting to real-time priority 1) and the time to wait before boosting the readers blocking a given grace period is controlled by the RCU_BOOST_DELAY kernel parameter (defaulting to 500 milliseconds). Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paul.mckenney@linaro.org> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>