smp: Allow on_each_cpu() to be called while early_boot_irqs_disabled status to init...
Tejun Heo [Thu, 20 Jan 2011 11:07:13 +0000 (12:07 +0100)]
percpu may end up calling vfree() during early boot which in
turn may call on_each_cpu() for TLB flushes.  The function of
on_each_cpu() can be done safely while IRQ is disabled during
early boot but it assumed that the function is always called
with local IRQ enabled which ended up enabling local IRQ
prematurely during boot and triggering a couple of warnings.

This patch updates on_each_cpu() and smp_call_function_many()
such on_each_cpu() can be used safely while
early_boot_irqs_disabled is set.

Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Acked-by: Pekka Enberg <penberg@kernel.org>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
LKML-Reference: <20110120110713.GC6036@htj.dyndns.org>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Reported-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>

kernel/smp.c

index 4ec30e0..4b83cd6 100644 (file)
@@ -430,7 +430,7 @@ void smp_call_function_many(const struct cpumask *mask,
         * can't happen.
         */
        WARN_ON_ONCE(cpu_online(this_cpu) && irqs_disabled()
-                    && !oops_in_progress);
+                    && !oops_in_progress && !early_boot_irqs_disabled);
 
        /* So, what's a CPU they want? Ignoring this one. */
        cpu = cpumask_first_and(mask, cpu_online_mask);
@@ -533,17 +533,20 @@ void ipi_call_unlock_irq(void)
 #endif /* USE_GENERIC_SMP_HELPERS */
 
 /*
- * Call a function on all processors
+ * Call a function on all processors.  May be used during early boot while
+ * early_boot_irqs_disabled is set.  Use local_irq_save/restore() instead
+ * of local_irq_disable/enable().
  */
 int on_each_cpu(void (*func) (void *info), void *info, int wait)
 {
+       unsigned long flags;
        int ret = 0;
 
        preempt_disable();
        ret = smp_call_function(func, info, wait);
-       local_irq_disable();
+       local_irq_save(flags);
        func(info);
-       local_irq_enable();
+       local_irq_restore(flags);
        preempt_enable();
        return ret;
 }