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authorKOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com>2010-05-24 21:32:37 (GMT)
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2010-05-25 15:07:00 (GMT)
commit5f53e76299ceebd68bdf9495e8ff80db77711236 (patch)
tree2ecb8324a6593a49868161d85511cc14d474900a /mm/vmscan.c
parentbf8abe8b926f7546eb763fd2a088fe461dde6317 (diff)
vmscan: page_check_references(): check low order lumpy reclaim properly
If vmscan is under lumpy reclaim mode, it have to ignore referenced bit for making contenious free pages. but current page_check_references() doesn't. Fix it. Signed-off-by: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com> Reviewed-by: Minchan Kim <minchan.kim@gmail.com> Cc: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com> Cc: Lee Schermerhorn <Lee.Schermerhorn@hp.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'mm/vmscan.c')
-rw-r--r--mm/vmscan.c41
1 files changed, 26 insertions, 15 deletions
diff --git a/mm/vmscan.c b/mm/vmscan.c
index 8e1d723..cd4a5ed 100644
--- a/mm/vmscan.c
+++ b/mm/vmscan.c
@@ -77,6 +77,12 @@ struct scan_control {
int order;
+ /*
+ * Intend to reclaim enough contenious memory rather than to reclaim
+ * enough amount memory. I.e, it's the mode for high order allocation.
+ */
+ bool lumpy_reclaim_mode;
+
/* Which cgroup do we reclaim from */
struct mem_cgroup *mem_cgroup;
@@ -575,7 +581,7 @@ static enum page_references page_check_references(struct page *page,
referenced_page = TestClearPageReferenced(page);
/* Lumpy reclaim - ignore references */
- if (sc->order > PAGE_ALLOC_COSTLY_ORDER)
+ if (sc->lumpy_reclaim_mode)
return PAGEREF_RECLAIM;
/*
@@ -1125,7 +1131,6 @@ static unsigned long shrink_inactive_list(unsigned long max_scan,
unsigned long nr_scanned = 0;
unsigned long nr_reclaimed = 0;
struct zone_reclaim_stat *reclaim_stat = get_reclaim_stat(zone, sc);
- int lumpy_reclaim = 0;
while (unlikely(too_many_isolated(zone, file, sc))) {
congestion_wait(BLK_RW_ASYNC, HZ/10);
@@ -1135,17 +1140,6 @@ static unsigned long shrink_inactive_list(unsigned long max_scan,
return SWAP_CLUSTER_MAX;
}
- /*
- * If we need a large contiguous chunk of memory, or have
- * trouble getting a small set of contiguous pages, we
- * will reclaim both active and inactive pages.
- *
- * We use the same threshold as pageout congestion_wait below.
- */
- if (sc->order > PAGE_ALLOC_COSTLY_ORDER)
- lumpy_reclaim = 1;
- else if (sc->order && priority < DEF_PRIORITY - 2)
- lumpy_reclaim = 1;
pagevec_init(&pvec, 1);
@@ -1158,7 +1152,7 @@ static unsigned long shrink_inactive_list(unsigned long max_scan,
unsigned long nr_freed;
unsigned long nr_active;
unsigned int count[NR_LRU_LISTS] = { 0, };
- int mode = lumpy_reclaim ? ISOLATE_BOTH : ISOLATE_INACTIVE;
+ int mode = sc->lumpy_reclaim_mode ? ISOLATE_BOTH : ISOLATE_INACTIVE;
unsigned long nr_anon;
unsigned long nr_file;
@@ -1211,7 +1205,7 @@ static unsigned long shrink_inactive_list(unsigned long max_scan,
* but that should be acceptable to the caller
*/
if (nr_freed < nr_taken && !current_is_kswapd() &&
- lumpy_reclaim) {
+ sc->lumpy_reclaim_mode) {
congestion_wait(BLK_RW_ASYNC, HZ/10);
/*
@@ -1639,6 +1633,21 @@ out:
}
}
+static void set_lumpy_reclaim_mode(int priority, struct scan_control *sc)
+{
+ /*
+ * If we need a large contiguous chunk of memory, or have
+ * trouble getting a small set of contiguous pages, we
+ * will reclaim both active and inactive pages.
+ */
+ if (sc->order > PAGE_ALLOC_COSTLY_ORDER)
+ sc->lumpy_reclaim_mode = 1;
+ else if (sc->order && priority < DEF_PRIORITY - 2)
+ sc->lumpy_reclaim_mode = 1;
+ else
+ sc->lumpy_reclaim_mode = 0;
+}
+
/*
* This is a basic per-zone page freer. Used by both kswapd and direct reclaim.
*/
@@ -1653,6 +1662,8 @@ static void shrink_zone(int priority, struct zone *zone,
get_scan_count(zone, sc, nr, priority);
+ set_lumpy_reclaim_mode(priority, sc);
+
while (nr[LRU_INACTIVE_ANON] || nr[LRU_ACTIVE_FILE] ||
nr[LRU_INACTIVE_FILE]) {
for_each_evictable_lru(l) {

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