Add a "rounddown_pow_of_two" routine to log2.h
Robert P. J. Day [Wed, 17 Oct 2007 06:29:32 +0000 (23:29 -0700)]
To go along with the existing "roundup_pow_of_two" routine, add one for
rounding down since that operation appears to crop up on a regular basis in
the source tree.

[m.kozlowski@tuxland.pl: fix unbalanced parentheses]
Signed-off-by: Robert P. J. Day <rpjday@mindspring.com>
Signed-off-by: Mariusz Kozlowski <m.kozlowski@tuxland.pl>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

include/linux/log2.h

index 1b8a2c1..c8cf5e8 100644 (file)
@@ -63,6 +63,15 @@ unsigned long __roundup_pow_of_two(unsigned long n)
        return 1UL << fls_long(n - 1);
 }
 
+/*
+ * round down to nearest power of two
+ */
+static inline __attribute__((const))
+unsigned long __rounddown_pow_of_two(unsigned long n)
+{
+       return 1UL << (fls_long(n) - 1);
+}
+
 /**
  * ilog2 - log of base 2 of 32-bit or a 64-bit unsigned value
  * @n - parameter
@@ -165,4 +174,20 @@ unsigned long __roundup_pow_of_two(unsigned long n)
        __roundup_pow_of_two(n)                 \
  )
 
+/**
+ * rounddown_pow_of_two - round the given value down to nearest power of two
+ * @n - parameter
+ *
+ * round the given value down to the nearest power of two
+ * - the result is undefined when n == 0
+ * - this can be used to initialise global variables from constant data
+ */
+#define rounddown_pow_of_two(n)                        \
+(                                              \
+       __builtin_constant_p(n) ? (             \
+               (n == 1) ? 0 :                  \
+               (1UL << ilog2(n))) :            \
+       __rounddown_pow_of_two(n)               \
+ )
+
 #endif /* _LINUX_LOG2_H */