Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/paulus/powerpc
[linux-3.10.git] / arch / powerpc / platforms / pseries / setup.c
index 4f0097f31bdbe1dc8d0ff3c4d6897cbb44a714a2..43dbf737698ce458efccc8c4dd03e868ff8e7bfc 100644 (file)
@@ -477,7 +477,6 @@ static void pseries_dedicated_idle_sleep(void)
 { 
        unsigned int cpu = smp_processor_id();
        unsigned long start_snooze;
-       unsigned long *smt_snooze_delay = &__get_cpu_var(smt_snooze_delay);
 
        /*
         * Indicate to the HV that we are idle. Now would be
@@ -490,9 +489,9 @@ static void pseries_dedicated_idle_sleep(void)
         * has been checked recently.  If we should poll for a little
         * while, do so.
         */
-       if (*smt_snooze_delay) {
+       if (__get_cpu_var(smt_snooze_delay)) {
                start_snooze = get_tb() +
-                       *smt_snooze_delay * tb_ticks_per_usec;
+                       __get_cpu_var(smt_snooze_delay) * tb_ticks_per_usec;
                local_irq_enable();
                set_thread_flag(TIF_POLLING_NRFLAG);
 
@@ -512,24 +511,7 @@ static void pseries_dedicated_idle_sleep(void)
                        goto out;
        }
 
-       /*
-        * If not SMT, cede processor.  If CPU is running SMT
-        * cede if the other thread is not idle, so that it can
-        * go single-threaded.  If the other thread is idle,
-        * we ask the hypervisor if it has pending work it
-        * wants to do and cede if it does.  Otherwise we keep
-        * polling in order to reduce interrupt latency.
-        *
-        * Doing the cede when the other thread is active will
-        * result in this thread going dormant, meaning the other
-        * thread gets to run in single-threaded (ST) mode, which
-        * is slightly faster than SMT mode with this thread at
-        * very low priority.  The cede enables interrupts, which
-        * doesn't matter here.
-        */
-       if (!cpu_has_feature(CPU_FTR_SMT) || !lppaca[cpu ^ 1].idle
-           || poll_pending() == H_PENDING)
-               cede_processor();
+       cede_processor();
 
 out:
        HMT_medium();