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Date:	Mon, 3 Sep 2012 02:31:43 -0700
From:	Josh Triplett <josh@...htriplett.org>
To:	"Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, mingo@...e.hu, laijs@...fujitsu.com,
	dipankar@...ibm.com, akpm@...ux-foundation.org,
	mathieu.desnoyers@...ymtl.ca, niv@...ibm.com, tglx@...utronix.de,
	peterz@...radead.org, rostedt@...dmis.org, Valdis.Kletnieks@...edu,
	dhowells@...hat.com, eric.dumazet@...il.com, darren@...art.com,
	fweisbec@...il.com, sbw@....edu, patches@...aro.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH tip/core/rcu 14/23] rcu: Remove now-unused rcu_state
 fields

On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 11:18:29AM -0700, Paul E. McKenney wrote:
> From: "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
> 
> Moving the RCU grace-period processing to a kthread and adjusting the
> tracing resulted in two of the rcu_state structure's fields being unused.
> This commit therefore removes them.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>

Reviewed-by: Josh Triplett <josh@...htriplett.org>

>  kernel/rcutree.h |    7 -------
>  1 files changed, 0 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/kernel/rcutree.h b/kernel/rcutree.h
> index 2d4cc18..8f0293c 100644
> --- a/kernel/rcutree.h
> +++ b/kernel/rcutree.h
> @@ -378,13 +378,6 @@ struct rcu_state {
>  
>  	u8	fqs_state ____cacheline_internodealigned_in_smp;
>  						/* Force QS state. */
> -	u8	fqs_active;			/* force_quiescent_state() */
> -						/*  is running. */
> -	u8	fqs_need_gp;			/* A CPU was prevented from */
> -						/*  starting a new grace */
> -						/*  period because */
> -						/*  force_quiescent_state() */
> -						/*  was running. */
>  	u8	boost;				/* Subject to priority boost. */
>  	unsigned long gpnum;			/* Current gp number. */
>  	unsigned long completed;		/* # of last completed gp. */
> -- 
> 1.7.8
> 
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