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Date:   Wed, 25 Oct 2017 16:17:32 +0200
From:   Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>
To:     "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc:     Josh Triplett <josh@...htriplett.org>,
        Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>,
        Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com>,
        Lai Jiangshan <jiangshanlai@...il.com>,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] rcu: Convert timers to use timer_setup()

Sorry, I sent this and forgot that timer_setup_on_stack() is only in
-next. If this patch is okay, I can carry it in the timers tree.

Thanks!

-Kees

On Tue, Oct 24, 2017 at 11:32 AM, Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org> wrote:
> In preparation for unconditionally passing the struct timer_list pointer to
> all timer callbacks, switch to using the new timer_setup() and from_timer()
> to pass the timer pointer explicitly.
>
> Cc: "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
> Cc: Josh Triplett <josh@...htriplett.org>
> Cc: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>
> Cc: Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com>
> Cc: Lai Jiangshan <jiangshanlai@...il.com>
> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>
> ---
>  kernel/rcu/rcutorture.c  | 4 ++--
>  kernel/rcu/tree_plugin.h | 9 +++++----
>  2 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/kernel/rcu/rcutorture.c b/kernel/rcu/rcutorture.c
> index e1d3fa534ac0..b6fbbeb5a7da 100644
> --- a/kernel/rcu/rcutorture.c
> +++ b/kernel/rcu/rcutorture.c
> @@ -1078,7 +1078,7 @@ static void rcu_torture_timer_cb(struct rcu_head *rhp)
>   * counter in the element should never be greater than 1, otherwise, the
>   * RCU implementation is broken.
>   */
> -static void rcu_torture_timer(unsigned long unused)
> +static void rcu_torture_timer(struct timer_list *unused)
>  {
>         int idx;
>         unsigned long started;
> @@ -1165,7 +1165,7 @@ rcu_torture_reader(void *arg)
>         VERBOSE_TOROUT_STRING("rcu_torture_reader task started");
>         set_user_nice(current, MAX_NICE);
>         if (irqreader && cur_ops->irq_capable)
> -               setup_timer_on_stack(&t, rcu_torture_timer, 0);
> +               timer_setup_on_stack(&t, rcu_torture_timer, 0);
>
>         do {
>                 if (irqreader && cur_ops->irq_capable) {
> diff --git a/kernel/rcu/tree_plugin.h b/kernel/rcu/tree_plugin.h
> index 8a5a3f9b1250..5fb7beee76aa 100644
> --- a/kernel/rcu/tree_plugin.h
> +++ b/kernel/rcu/tree_plugin.h
> @@ -2265,9 +2265,11 @@ static void do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_common(struct rcu_data *rdp)
>  }
>
>  /* Do a deferred wakeup of rcu_nocb_kthread() from a timer handler. */
> -static void do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_timer(unsigned long x)
> +static void do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_timer(struct timer_list *t)
>  {
> -       do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_common((struct rcu_data *)x);
> +       struct rcu_data *x = from_timer(x, t, nocb_timer);
> +
> +       do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_common(x);
>  }
>
>  /*
> @@ -2331,8 +2333,7 @@ static void __init rcu_boot_init_nocb_percpu_data(struct rcu_data *rdp)
>         init_swait_queue_head(&rdp->nocb_wq);
>         rdp->nocb_follower_tail = &rdp->nocb_follower_head;
>         raw_spin_lock_init(&rdp->nocb_lock);
> -       setup_timer(&rdp->nocb_timer, do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_timer,
> -                   (unsigned long)rdp);
> +       timer_setup(&rdp->nocb_timer, do_nocb_deferred_wakeup_timer, 0);
>  }
>
>  /*
> --
> 2.7.4
>
>
> --
> Kees Cook
> Pixel Security



-- 
Kees Cook
Pixel Security

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