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2014-09-26Docs: this_cpu_ops: remove redundant add formsMark Rutland1-2/+0
Commit ac490f4dca94 (Documentation: this_cpu_ops.txt: Update description of this_cpu_ops) added lists of {__,}this_cpu operations, but these have duplicate, parameter-less entries for {__,}this_cpu_add which don't correspond to any implementation. No other operations have such duplicate entries. Given both are also listed with their full complement of arguments, the empty forms are redundant and can be removed. This patch performs said removal. Signed-off-by: Mark Rutland <mark.rutland@arm.com> Reviewed-by: Pranith Kumar <bobby.prani@gmail.com> Acked-by: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: Jiri Kosina <jkosina@suse.cz>
2014-08-26Documentation: this_cpu_ops.txt: Update description of this_cpu_opsPranith Kumar1-42/+171
Update the description for per cpu operations to clarify use cases of this_cpu operations and add considerations for remote access. Signed-off-by: Pranith Kumar <bobby.prani@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
2013-04-04percpu: add documentation on this_cpu operationsChristoph Lameter1-0/+205
Document the rationale and the way to use this_cpu operations. V2: Improved after feedback from Randy Dunlap v3: Further spelling fixes from Randy. Paragraphs refilled to 75 column. tj: Added .txt file extension to the document. Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>

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