Merge branch 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tj/percpu
[linux-2.6.git] / init / main.c
index 3ff8dd0..4ddb53f 100644 (file)
@@ -125,7 +125,9 @@ static char *ramdisk_execute_command;
 
 #ifdef CONFIG_SMP
 /* Setup configured maximum number of CPUs to activate */
-unsigned int __initdata setup_max_cpus = NR_CPUS;
+unsigned int setup_max_cpus = NR_CPUS;
+EXPORT_SYMBOL(setup_max_cpus);
+
 
 /*
  * Setup routine for controlling SMP activation
@@ -422,18 +424,26 @@ static void __init setup_command_line(char *command_line)
  * gcc-3.4 accidentally inlines this function, so use noinline.
  */
 
+static __initdata DECLARE_COMPLETION(kthreadd_done);
+
 static noinline void __init_refok rest_init(void)
        __releases(kernel_lock)
 {
        int pid;
 
        rcu_scheduler_starting();
+       /*
+        * We need to spawn init first so that it obtains pid 1, however
+        * the init task will end up wanting to create kthreads, which, if
+        * we schedule it before we create kthreadd, will OOPS.
+        */
        kernel_thread(kernel_init, NULL, CLONE_FS | CLONE_SIGHAND);
        numa_default_policy();
        pid = kernel_thread(kthreadd, NULL, CLONE_FS | CLONE_FILES);
        rcu_read_lock();
        kthreadd_task = find_task_by_pid_ns(pid, &init_pid_ns);
        rcu_read_unlock();
+       complete(&kthreadd_done);
        unlock_kernel();
 
        /*
@@ -856,6 +866,10 @@ static noinline int init_post(void)
 
 static int __init kernel_init(void * unused)
 {
+       /*
+        * Wait until kthreadd is all set-up.
+        */
+       wait_for_completion(&kthreadd_done);
        lock_kernel();
 
        /*