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1 files changed, 5 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/mm/rmap.c b/mm/rmap.c
index 0feeef860a8f..f522cb008646 100644
--- a/mm/rmap.c
+++ b/mm/rmap.c
@@ -250,7 +250,8 @@ static void anon_vma_unlink(struct anon_vma_chain *anon_vma_chain)
list_del(&anon_vma_chain->same_anon_vma);
/* We must garbage collect the anon_vma if it's empty */
- empty = list_empty(&anon_vma->head) && !ksm_refcount(anon_vma);
+ empty = list_empty(&anon_vma->head) && !ksm_refcount(anon_vma) &&
+ !migrate_refcount(anon_vma);
spin_unlock(&anon_vma->lock);
if (empty)
@@ -275,6 +276,7 @@ static void anon_vma_ctor(void *data)
spin_lock_init(&anon_vma->lock);
ksm_refcount_init(anon_vma);
+ migrate_refcount_init(anon_vma);
INIT_LIST_HEAD(&anon_vma->head);
}
@@ -1355,10 +1357,8 @@ static int rmap_walk_anon(struct page *page, int (*rmap_one)(struct page *,
/*
* Note: remove_migration_ptes() cannot use page_lock_anon_vma()
* because that depends on page_mapped(); but not all its usages
- * are holding mmap_sem, which also gave the necessary guarantee
- * (that this anon_vma's slab has not already been destroyed).
- * This needs to be reviewed later: avoiding page_lock_anon_vma()
- * is risky, and currently limits the usefulness of rmap_walk().
+ * are holding mmap_sem. Users without mmap_sem are required to
+ * take a reference count to prevent the anon_vma disappearing
*/
anon_vma = page_anon_vma(page);
if (!anon_vma)

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