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Date:	Fri, 8 Aug 2014 12:49:31 -0400
From:	Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>
To:	"Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc:	Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>,
	Oleg Nesterov <oleg@...hat.com>, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
	mingo@...nel.org, laijs@...fujitsu.com, dipankar@...ibm.com,
	akpm@...ux-foundation.org, mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com,
	josh@...htriplett.org, tglx@...utronix.de, dhowells@...hat.com,
	edumazet@...gle.com, dvhart@...ux.intel.com, fweisbec@...il.com,
	bobby.prani@...il.com, masami.hiramatsu.pt@...achi.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 tip/core/rcu 3/9] rcu: Add synchronous grace-period
 waiting for RCU-tasks

On Fri, 8 Aug 2014 09:39:05 -0700
"Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:


> Unless this is done in idle, at which point RCU-sched is studiously
> ignoring any preempt_disable() sections.

ftrace doesn't use synchronize_sched() today because of this. It
instead just does a "schedule_on_each_cpu()" and waits for that to
return before going further.

-- Steve
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