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Date:   Fri, 17 Jul 2020 17:30:27 +0800
From:   Alex Shi <alex.shi@...ux.alibaba.com>
To:     akpm@...ux-foundation.org, mgorman@...hsingularity.net,
        tj@...nel.org, hughd@...gle.com, khlebnikov@...dex-team.ru,
        daniel.m.jordan@...cle.com, yang.shi@...ux.alibaba.com,
        willy@...radead.org, hannes@...xchg.org, lkp@...el.com,
        linux-mm@...ck.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        cgroups@...r.kernel.org, shakeelb@...gle.com,
        iamjoonsoo.kim@....com, richard.weiyang@...il.com,
        kirill@...temov.name
Cc:     Mika Penttilä <mika.penttila@...tfour.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v16 14/22] mm/thp: add tail pages into lru anyway in
 split_huge_page()


Add a VM_WARN_ON for tracking. and updated comments for the code.

Thanks

---
>From f1381a1547625a6521777bf9235823d8fbd00dac Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Alex Shi <alex.shi@...ux.alibaba.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:54:37 +0800
Subject: [PATCH v16 14/22] mm/thp: add tail pages into lru anyway in
 split_huge_page()
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Split_huge_page() must start with PageLRU(head), and we are holding the
lru_lock here. If the head was cleared lru bit unexpected, tracking it.

Signed-off-by: Alex Shi <alex.shi@...ux.alibaba.com>
Cc: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill@...temov.name>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>
Cc: Johannes Weiner <hannes@...xchg.org>
Cc: Matthew Wilcox <willy@...radead.org>
Cc: Hugh Dickins <hughd@...gle.com>
Cc: Mika Penttilä <mika.penttila@...tfour.com>
Cc: linux-mm@...ck.org
Cc: linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
---
 mm/huge_memory.c | 16 ++++++++++------
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/mm/huge_memory.c b/mm/huge_memory.c
index d866b6e43434..28538444197b 100644
--- a/mm/huge_memory.c
+++ b/mm/huge_memory.c
@@ -2348,15 +2348,19 @@ static void lru_add_page_tail(struct page *head, struct page *page_tail,
 	VM_BUG_ON_PAGE(PageLRU(page_tail), head);
 	lockdep_assert_held(&lruvec_pgdat(lruvec)->lru_lock);
 
-	if (!list)
-		SetPageLRU(page_tail);
-
-	if (likely(PageLRU(head)))
-		list_add_tail(&page_tail->lru, &head->lru);
-	else if (list) {
+	if (list) {
 		/* page reclaim is reclaiming a huge page */
 		get_page(page_tail);
 		list_add_tail(&page_tail->lru, list);
+	} else {
+		/*
+		 * Split start from PageLRU(head), and we are holding the
+		 * lru_lock.
+		 * Do a warning if the head's lru bit was cleared unexpected.
+		 */
+		VM_WARN_ON(!PageLRU(head));
+		SetPageLRU(page_tail);
+		list_add_tail(&page_tail->lru, &head->lru);
 	}
 }
 
-- 
1.8.3.1

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