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Date:   Wed, 4 Mar 2020 15:19:46 +0800
From:   Alex Shi <>
To:     Hillf Danton <>
        Michal Hocko <>,
        Vladimir Davydov <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v9 02/20] mm/memcg: fold lock_page_lru into commit_charge

在 2020/3/4 上午11:13, Hillf Danton 写道:
>>  	 * Nobody should be changing or seriously looking at
>>  	 * page->mem_cgroup at this point:
>> @@ -2633,8 +2611,13 @@ static void commit_charge(struct page *page, struct mem_cgroup *memcg,
>>  	 */
>>  	page->mem_cgroup = memcg;
> Well it is likely to update memcg for page without lru_lock held even if
> more care is required, which is a change added in the current semantic and
> worth a line of words in log.

the lru_lock is guard for lru list, not for page->mem_cgroup, seem no need to highlight this point. Do we?


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