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Date:   Thu, 16 May 2019 16:55:33 +0100
From:   Ben Hutchings <ben@...adent.org.uk>
To:     linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, stable@...r.kernel.org
CC:     akpm@...ux-foundation.org, Denis Kirjanov <kda@...ux-powerpc.org>,
        "Peter Zijlstra" <peterz@...radead.org>,
        "Thomas Gleixner" <tglx@...utronix.de>,
        "Ingo Molnar" <mingo@...nel.org>,
        "Jonathan Corbet" <corbet@....net>,
        "Linus Torvalds" <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>,
        "Jason Baron" <jbaron@...mai.com>
Subject: [PATCH 3.16 19/86] locking/static_keys: Fix up the static keys
 documentation

3.16.68-rc1 review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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

From: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@....net>

commit 1975dbc276c6ab62230cf4f9df5ddc9ff0e0e473 upstream.

Fix a few small mistakes in the static key documentation and
delete an unneeded sentence.

Suggested-by: Jason Baron <jbaron@...mai.com>
Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@....net>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20150914171105.511e1e21@lwn.net
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>
Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@...adent.org.uk>
---
 Documentation/static-keys.txt |  4 ++--
 include/linux/jump_label.h    | 10 ++++------
 2 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)

--- a/Documentation/static-keys.txt
+++ b/Documentation/static-keys.txt
@@ -15,8 +15,8 @@ The updated API replacements are:
 
 DEFINE_STATIC_KEY_TRUE(key);
 DEFINE_STATIC_KEY_FALSE(key);
-static_key_likely()
-static_key_unlikely()
+static_branch_likely()
+static_branch_unlikely()
 
 0) Abstract
 
--- a/include/linux/jump_label.h
+++ b/include/linux/jump_label.h
@@ -21,8 +21,8 @@
  *
  * DEFINE_STATIC_KEY_TRUE(key);
  * DEFINE_STATIC_KEY_FALSE(key);
- * static_key_likely()
- * static_key_unlikely()
+ * static_branch_likely()
+ * static_branch_unlikely()
  *
  * Jump labels provide an interface to generate dynamic branches using
  * self-modifying code. Assuming toolchain and architecture support, if we
@@ -45,12 +45,10 @@
  * statement, setting the key to true requires us to patch in a jump
  * to the out-of-line of true branch.
  *
- * In addtion to static_branch_{enable,disable}, we can also reference count
+ * In addition to static_branch_{enable,disable}, we can also reference count
  * the key or branch direction via static_branch_{inc,dec}. Thus,
  * static_branch_inc() can be thought of as a 'make more true' and
- * static_branch_dec() as a 'make more false'. The inc()/dec()
- * interface is meant to be used exclusively from the inc()/dec() for a given
- * key.
+ * static_branch_dec() as a 'make more false'.
  *
  * Since this relies on modifying code, the branch modifying functions
  * must be considered absolute slow paths (machine wide synchronization etc.).

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