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Date:	Tue,  7 Oct 2014 16:20:17 -0700
From:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	stable@...r.kernel.org, Andreas Schwab <schwab@...ux-m68k.org>,
	Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@...il.com>,
	"Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>,
	"Rafael J. Wysocki" <rafael.j.wysocki@...el.com>,
	Mark Brown <broonie@...nel.org>
Subject: [PATCH 3.10 12/13] cpufreq: Fix wrong time unit conversion

3.10-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

------------------

From: Andreas Schwab <schwab@...ux-m68k.org>

commit a857c0b9e24e39fe5be82451b65377795f9538d8 upstream.

The time spent by a CPU under a given frequency is stored in jiffies unit
in the cpu var cpufreq_stats_table->time_in_state[i], i being the index of
the frequency.

This is what is displayed in the following file on the right column:

     cat /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuX/cpufreq/stats/time_in_state
     2301000 19835820
     2300000 3172
     [...]

Now cpufreq converts this jiffies unit delta to clock_t before returning it
to the user as in the above file. And that conversion is achieved using the API
cputime64_to_clock_t().

Although it accidentally works on traditional tick based cputime accounting, where
cputime_t maps directly to jiffies, it doesn't work with other types of cputime
accounting such as CONFIG_VIRT_CPU_ACCOUNTING_* where cputime_t can map to nsecs
or any granularity preffered by the architecture.

For example we get a buggy zero delta on full dyntick configurations:

     cat /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpuX/cpufreq/stats/time_in_state
     2301000 0
     2300000 0
     [...]

Fix this with using the proper jiffies_64_t to clock_t conversion.

Reported-and-tested-by: Carsten Emde <C.Emde@...dl.org>
Signed-off-by: Andreas Schwab <schwab@...ux-m68k.org>
Signed-off-by: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@...il.com>
Acked-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@...el.com>
Cc: Mark Brown <broonie@...nel.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>

---
 drivers/cpufreq/cpufreq_stats.c |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

--- a/drivers/cpufreq/cpufreq_stats.c
+++ b/drivers/cpufreq/cpufreq_stats.c
@@ -81,7 +81,7 @@ static ssize_t show_time_in_state(struct
 	for (i = 0; i < stat->state_num; i++) {
 		len += sprintf(buf + len, "%u %llu\n", stat->freq_table[i],
 			(unsigned long long)
-			cputime64_to_clock_t(stat->time_in_state[i]));
+			jiffies_64_to_clock_t(stat->time_in_state[i]));
 	}
 	return len;
 }


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