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Date:   Fri, 22 Jan 2021 08:02:00 +0800
From:   "Huang\, Ying" <ying.huang@...el.com>
To:     Matthew Wilcox <willy@...radead.org>
Cc:     Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>, linux-mm@...ck.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, Minchan Kim <minchan@...nel.org>,
        Joonsoo Kim <iamjoonsoo.kim@....com>,
        Johannes Weiner <hannes@...xchg.org>,
        Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@...e.cz>,
        Mel Gorman <mgorman@...hsingularity.net>,
        Michal Hocko <mhocko@...nel.org>,
        Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@...el.com>,
        Christoph Hellwig <hch@....de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] swap: Check nrexceptional of swap cache before being freed

Matthew Wilcox <willy@...radead.org> writes:

> On Wed, Jan 20, 2021 at 03:27:11PM +0800, Huang Ying wrote:
>> To catch the error in updating the swap cache shadow entries or their count.
>
> I just resent a patch that removes nrexceptional tracking.
>
> Can you use !mapping_empty() instead?

Sure.  Will use that in the next version.

Best Regards,
Huang, Ying

>>  void exit_swap_address_space(unsigned int type)
>>  {
>> -	kvfree(swapper_spaces[type]);
>> +	int i;
>> +	struct address_space *spaces = swapper_spaces[type];
>> +
>> +	for (i = 0; i < nr_swapper_spaces[type]; i++)
>> +		VM_BUG_ON(spaces[i].nrexceptional);
>> +	kvfree(spaces);
>>  	nr_swapper_spaces[type] = 0;
>>  	swapper_spaces[type] = NULL;
>>  }
>> -- 
>> 2.29.2
>> 
>> 

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