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Date:	Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:42:00 -0700
From:	Andi Kleen <>
To:	"Paul E. McKenney" <>
Cc:	Dave Hansen <>,
	LKML <>,
	Josh Triplett <>,
	"Chen, Tim C" <>,
	Christoph Lameter <>
Subject: Re: [bisected] pre-3.16 regression on open() scalability

I still think it's totally the wrong direction to pollute so 
many fast paths with this obscure debugging check workaround

cond_resched() is in EVERY sleeping lock and in EVERY memory allocation!
And these are really critical paths for many workloads.

If you really wanted to do this I think you would first need
to define a cond_resched_i_am_not_fast() or somesuch.

Or put it all behind some debugging ifdef.

-- -- Speaking for myself only
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