rcu: provide rcu_virt_note_context_switch() function.
Gleb Natapov [Wed, 4 May 2011 13:31:03 +0000 (16:31 +0300)]
Provide rcu_virt_note_context_switch() for vitalization use to note
quiescent state during guest entry.

Signed-off-by: Gleb Natapov <gleb@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>

include/linux/rcutiny.h
include/linux/rcutree.h
kernel/rcutree.c

index 30ebd7c..52b3e02 100644 (file)
@@ -100,6 +100,14 @@ static inline void rcu_note_context_switch(int cpu)
 }
 
 /*
+ * Take advantage of the fact that there is only one CPU, which
+ * allows us to ignore virtualization-based context switches.
+ */
+static inline void rcu_virt_note_context_switch(int cpu)
+{
+}
+
+/*
  * Return the number of grace periods.
  */
 static inline long rcu_batches_completed(void)
index 284dad1..e65d066 100644 (file)
@@ -35,6 +35,16 @@ extern void rcu_note_context_switch(int cpu);
 extern int rcu_needs_cpu(int cpu);
 extern void rcu_cpu_stall_reset(void);
 
+/*
+ * Note a virtualization-based context switch.  This is simply a
+ * wrapper around rcu_note_context_switch(), which allows TINY_RCU
+ * to save a few bytes.
+ */
+static inline void rcu_virt_note_context_switch(int cpu)
+{
+       rcu_note_context_switch(cpu);
+}
+
 #ifdef CONFIG_TREE_PREEMPT_RCU
 
 extern void exit_rcu(void);
index b2fe2a2..54ff7eb 100644 (file)
@@ -157,6 +157,7 @@ void rcu_note_context_switch(int cpu)
        rcu_sched_qs(cpu);
        rcu_preempt_note_context_switch(cpu);
 }
+EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(rcu_note_context_switch);
 
 #ifdef CONFIG_NO_HZ
 DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct rcu_dynticks, rcu_dynticks) = {