Revert "pkt_sched: Protect gen estimators under est_lock."
David S. Miller [Tue, 19 Aug 2008 05:32:10 +0000 (22:32 -0700)]
This reverts commit d4766692e72422f3b0f0e9ac6773d92baad07d51.

qdisc_destroy() now runs in RTNL fully again, so this
change is no longer needed.

Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

net/core/gen_estimator.c

index a89f32f..57abe82 100644 (file)
@@ -99,7 +99,7 @@ struct gen_estimator_head
 
 static struct gen_estimator_head elist[EST_MAX_INTERVAL+1];
 
-/* Protects against NULL dereference and RCU write-side */
+/* Protects against NULL dereference */
 static DEFINE_RWLOCK(est_lock);
 
 static void est_timer(unsigned long arg)
@@ -185,7 +185,6 @@ int gen_new_estimator(struct gnet_stats_basic *bstats,
        est->last_packets = bstats->packets;
        est->avpps = rate_est->pps<<10;
 
-       write_lock_bh(&est_lock);
        if (!elist[idx].timer.function) {
                INIT_LIST_HEAD(&elist[idx].list);
                setup_timer(&elist[idx].timer, est_timer, idx);
@@ -195,7 +194,6 @@ int gen_new_estimator(struct gnet_stats_basic *bstats,
                mod_timer(&elist[idx].timer, jiffies + ((HZ/4) << idx));
 
        list_add_rcu(&est->list, &elist[idx].list);
-       write_unlock_bh(&est_lock);
        return 0;
 }
 
@@ -214,6 +212,7 @@ static void __gen_kill_estimator(struct rcu_head *head)
  * Removes the rate estimator specified by &bstats and &rate_est
  * and deletes the timer.
  *
+ * NOTE: Called under rtnl_mutex
  */
 void gen_kill_estimator(struct gnet_stats_basic *bstats,
        struct gnet_stats_rate_est *rate_est)
@@ -227,17 +226,17 @@ void gen_kill_estimator(struct gnet_stats_basic *bstats,
                if (!elist[idx].timer.function)
                        continue;
 
-               write_lock_bh(&est_lock);
                list_for_each_entry_safe(e, n, &elist[idx].list, list) {
                        if (e->rate_est != rate_est || e->bstats != bstats)
                                continue;
 
+                       write_lock_bh(&est_lock);
                        e->bstats = NULL;
+                       write_unlock_bh(&est_lock);
 
                        list_del_rcu(&e->list);
                        call_rcu(&e->e_rcu, __gen_kill_estimator);
                }
-               write_unlock_bh(&est_lock);
        }
 }