1. 04 Apr, 2016 1 commit
    • Kirill A. Shutemov's avatar
      mm, fs: get rid of PAGE_CACHE_* and page_cache_{get,release} macros · 09cbfeaf
      Kirill A. Shutemov authored
      PAGE_CACHE_{SIZE,SHIFT,MASK,ALIGN} macros were introduced *long* time
      ago with promise that one day it will be possible to implement page
      cache with bigger chunks than PAGE_SIZE.
      
      This promise never materialized.  And unlikely will.
      
      We have many places where PAGE_CACHE_SIZE assumed to be equal to
      PAGE_SIZE.  And it's constant source of confusion on whether
      PAGE_CACHE_* or PAGE_* constant should be used in a particular case,
      especially on the border between fs and mm.
      
      Global switching to PAGE_CACHE_SIZE != PAGE_SIZE would cause to much
      breakage to be doable.
      
      Let's stop pretending that pages in page cache are special.  They are
      not.
      
      The changes are pretty straight-forward:
      
       - <foo> << (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT) -> <foo>;
      
       - <foo> >> (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT) -> <foo>;
      
       - PAGE_CACHE_{SIZE,SHIFT,MASK,ALIGN} -> PAGE_{SIZE,SHIFT,MASK,ALIGN};
      
       - page_cache_get() -> get_page();
      
       - page_cache_release() -> put_page();
      
      This patch contains automated changes generated with coccinelle using
      script below.  For some reason, coccinelle doesn't patch header files.
      I've called spatch for them manually.
      
      The only adjustment after coccinelle is revert of changes to
      PAGE_CAHCE_ALIGN definition: we are going to drop it later.
      
      There are few places in the code where coccinelle didn't reach.  I'll
      fix them manually in a separate patch.  Comments and documentation also
      will be addressed with the separate patch.
      
      virtual patch
      
      @@
      expression E;
      @@
      - E << (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT)
      + E
      
      @@
      expression E;
      @@
      - E >> (PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT - PAGE_SHIFT)
      + E
      
      @@
      @@
      - PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT
      + PAGE_SHIFT
      
      @@
      @@
      - PAGE_CACHE_SIZE
      + PAGE_SIZE
      
      @@
      @@
      - PAGE_CACHE_MASK
      + PAGE_MASK
      
      @@
      expression E;
      @@
      - PAGE_CACHE_ALIGN(E)
      + PAGE_ALIGN(E)
      
      @@
      expression E;
      @@
      - page_cache_get(E)
      + get_page(E)
      
      @@
      expression E;
      @@
      - page_cache_release(E)
      + put_page(E)
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarKirill A. Shutemov <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com>
      Acked-by: 's avatarMichal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com>
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
      09cbfeaf
  2. 20 Nov, 2013 2 commits
    • Phillip Lougher's avatar
      Squashfs: Generalise paging handling in the decompressors · 846b730e
      Phillip Lougher authored
      Further generalise the decompressors by adding a page handler
      abstraction.  This adds helpers to allow the decompressors
      to access and process the output buffers in an implementation
      independant manner.
      
      This allows different types of output buffer to be passed
      to the decompressors, with the implementation specific
      aspects handled at decompression time, but without the
      knowledge being held in the decompressor wrapper code.
      
      This will allow the decompressors to handle Squashfs
      cache buffers, and page cache pages.
      
      This patch adds the abstraction and an implementation for
      the caches.
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarPhillip Lougher <phillip@squashfs.org.uk>
      Reviewed-by: 's avatarMinchan Kim <minchan@kernel.org>
      846b730e
    • Phillip Lougher's avatar
      Squashfs: Refactor decompressor interface and code · 9508c6b9
      Phillip Lougher authored
      The decompressor interface and code was written from
      the point of view of single-threaded operation.  In doing
      so it mixed a lot of single-threaded implementation specific
      aspects into the decompressor code and elsewhere which makes it
      difficult to seamlessly support multiple different decompressor
      implementations.
      
      This patch does the following:
      
      1.  It removes compressor_options parsing from the decompressor
          init() function.  This allows the decompressor init() function
          to be dynamically called to instantiate multiple decompressors,
          without the compressor options needing to be read and parsed each
          time.
      
      2.  It moves threading and all sleeping operations out of the
          decompressors.  In doing so, it makes the decompressors
          non-blocking wrappers which only deal with interfacing with
          the decompressor implementation.
      
      3. It splits decompressor.[ch] into decompressor generic functions
         in decompressor.[ch], and moves the single threaded
         decompressor implementation into decompressor_single.c.
      
      The result of this patch is Squashfs should now be able to
      support multiple decompressors by adding new decompressor_xxx.c
      files with specialised implementations of the functions in
      decompressor_single.c
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarPhillip Lougher <phillip@squashfs.org.uk>
      Reviewed-by: 's avatarMinchan Kim <minchan@kernel.org>
      9508c6b9
  3. 26 May, 2011 1 commit
  4. 22 Mar, 2011 1 commit
  5. 28 Feb, 2011 1 commit
    • Phillip Lougher's avatar
      Squashfs: extend decompressor framework to handle compression options · b7fc0ff0
      Phillip Lougher authored
      Extend decompressor framework to handle compression options stored in
      the filesystem.  These options can be used by the relevant decompressor
      at initialisation time to over-ride defaults.
      
      The presence of compression options in the filesystem is indicated by
      the COMP_OPT filesystem flag.  If present the data is read from the
      filesystem and passed to the decompressor init function.  The decompressor
      init function signature has been extended to take this data.
      
      Also update the init function signature in the glib, lzo and xz
      decompressor wrappers.
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarPhillip Lougher <phillip@lougher.demon.co.uk>
      b7fc0ff0
  6. 26 Jan, 2011 1 commit
    • Phillip Lougher's avatar
      squashfs: fix use of uninitialised variable in zlib & xz decompressors · 3689456b
      Phillip Lougher authored
      Fix potential use of uninitialised variable caused by recent
      decompressor code optimisations.
      
      In zlib_uncompress (zlib_wrapper.c) we have
      
      	int zlib_err, zlib_init = 0;
      	...
      	do {
      		...
      			if (avail == 0) {
      				offset = 0;
      				put_bh(bh[k++]);
      				continue;
      			}
      		...
      		zlib_err = zlib_inflate(stream, Z_SYNC_FLUSH);
      		...
      	} while (zlib_err == Z_OK);
      
      If continue is executed (avail == 0) then the while condition will be
      evaluated testing zlib_err, which is uninitialised first time around the
      loop.
      
      Fix this by getting rid of the 'if (avail == 0)' condition test, this
      edge condition should not be being handled in the decompressor code, and
      instead handle it generically in the caller code.
      
      Similarly for xz_wrapper.c.
      
      Incidentally, on most architectures (bar Mips and Parisc), no
      uninitialised variable warning is generated by gcc, this is because the
      while condition test on continue is optimised out and not performed
      (when executing continue zlib_err has not been changed since entering
      the loop, and logically if the while condition was true previously, then
      it's still true).
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarPhillip Lougher <phillip@lougher.demon.co.uk>
      Reported-by: 's avatarJesper Juhl <jj@chaosbits.net>
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
      3689456b
  7. 13 Jan, 2011 3 commits
  8. 23 Apr, 2010 1 commit
  9. 30 Mar, 2010 1 commit
    • Tejun Heo's avatar
      include cleanup: Update gfp.h and slab.h includes to prepare for breaking... · 5a0e3ad6
      Tejun Heo authored
      include cleanup: Update gfp.h and slab.h includes to prepare for breaking implicit slab.h inclusion from percpu.h
      
      percpu.h is included by sched.h and module.h and thus ends up being
      included when building most .c files.  percpu.h includes slab.h which
      in turn includes gfp.h making everything defined by the two files
      universally available and complicating inclusion dependencies.
      
      percpu.h -> slab.h dependency is about to be removed.  Prepare for
      this change by updating users of gfp and slab facilities include those
      headers directly instead of assuming availability.  As this conversion
      needs to touch large number of source files, the following script is
      used as the basis of conversion.
      
        http://userweb.kernel.org/~tj/misc/slabh-sweep.py
      
      The script does the followings.
      
      * Scan files for gfp and slab usages and update includes such that
        only the necessary includes are there.  ie. if only gfp is used,
        gfp.h, if slab is used, slab.h.
      
      * When the script inserts a new include, it looks at the include
        blocks and try to put the new include such that its order conforms
        to its surrounding.  It's put in the include block which contains
        core kernel includes, in the same order that the rest are ordered -
        alphabetical, Christmas tree, rev-Xmas-tree or at the end if there
        doesn't seem to be any matching order.
      
      * If the script can't find a place to put a new include (mostly
        because the file doesn't have fitting include block), it prints out
        an error message indicating which .h file needs to be added to the
        file.
      
      The conversion was done in the following steps.
      
      1. The initial automatic conversion of all .c files updated slightly
         over 4000 files, deleting around 700 includes and adding ~480 gfp.h
         and ~3000 slab.h inclusions.  The script emitted errors for ~400
         files.
      
      2. Each error was manually checked.  Some didn't need the inclusion,
         some needed manual addition while adding it to implementation .h or
         embedding .c file was more appropriate for others.  This step added
         inclusions to around 150 files.
      
      3. The script was run again and the output was compared to the edits
         from #2 to make sure no file was left behind.
      
      4. Several build tests were done and a couple of problems were fixed.
         e.g. lib/decompress_*.c used malloc/free() wrappers around slab
         APIs requiring slab.h to be added manually.
      
      5. The script was run on all .h files but without automatically
         editing them as sprinkling gfp.h and slab.h inclusions around .h
         files could easily lead to inclusion dependency hell.  Most gfp.h
         inclusion directives were ignored as stuff from gfp.h was usually
         wildly available and often used in preprocessor macros.  Each
         slab.h inclusion directive was examined and added manually as
         necessary.
      
      6. percpu.h was updated not to include slab.h.
      
      7. Build test were done on the following configurations and failures
         were fixed.  CONFIG_GCOV_KERNEL was turned off for all tests (as my
         distributed build env didn't work with gcov compiles) and a few
         more options had to be turned off depending on archs to make things
         build (like ipr on powerpc/64 which failed due to missing writeq).
      
         * x86 and x86_64 UP and SMP allmodconfig and a custom test config.
         * powerpc and powerpc64 SMP allmodconfig
         * sparc and sparc64 SMP allmodconfig
         * ia64 SMP allmodconfig
         * s390 SMP allmodconfig
         * alpha SMP allmodconfig
         * um on x86_64 SMP allmodconfig
      
      8. percpu.h modifications were reverted so that it could be applied as
         a separate patch and serve as bisection point.
      
      Given the fact that I had only a couple of failures from tests on step
      6, I'm fairly confident about the coverage of this conversion patch.
      If there is a breakage, it's likely to be something in one of the arch
      headers which should be easily discoverable easily on most builds of
      the specific arch.
      Signed-off-by: 's avatarTejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
      Guess-its-ok-by: 's avatarChristoph Lameter <cl@linux-foundation.org>
      Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com>
      Cc: Lee Schermerhorn <Lee.Schermerhorn@hp.com>
      5a0e3ad6
  10. 20 Jan, 2010 3 commits