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authorLi Bin <huawei.libin@huawei.com>2013-09-09 06:05:40 (GMT)
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>2013-09-12 17:14:17 (GMT)
commit3b524d60943a2f9ee1194323ff9d5ee01a4d1ce1 (patch)
tree542dd1c5f0ec27c572060aee449903d57cb9d5e9 /Documentation/scheduler
parentfc840914e9b07ab4685c195e1e54e58de4f84c03 (diff)
sched/Documentation: Update sched-design-CFS.txt documentation
2bd2d6f2dc ("sched: Replace use of entity_key()") had remove the entity_key() which function is to subtract a tasks vruntime by its groups minvruntime as the rbtree key. The phrase "there is a subtraction using rq->cfs.min_vruntime to account for possible wraparounds" in documentation feels strange and meaningless. So remove it. Signed-off-by: Li Bin <huawei.libin@huawei.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1378706740-7500-1-git-send-email-huawei.libin@huawei.com Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
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diff --git a/Documentation/scheduler/sched-design-CFS.txt b/Documentation/scheduler/sched-design-CFS.txt
index d529e02d..f14f493 100644
--- a/Documentation/scheduler/sched-design-CFS.txt
+++ b/Documentation/scheduler/sched-design-CFS.txt
@@ -66,9 +66,7 @@ rq->cfs.load value, which is the sum of the weights of the tasks queued on the
runqueue.
CFS maintains a time-ordered rbtree, where all runnable tasks are sorted by the
-p->se.vruntime key (there is a subtraction using rq->cfs.min_vruntime to
-account for possible wraparounds). CFS picks the "leftmost" task from this
-tree and sticks to it.
+p->se.vruntime key. CFS picks the "leftmost" task from this tree and sticks to it.
As the system progresses forwards, the executed tasks are put into the tree
more and more to the right --- slowly but surely giving a chance for every task
to become the "leftmost task" and thus get on the CPU within a deterministic

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