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[v2,08/14] powerpc/thread_info: Introduce TIF_NOTIFY_IPI flag

Message ID 20240613181613.4329-9-kprateek.nayak@amd.com
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Series [v2,01/14] thread_info: Add helpers to test and clear TIF_NOTIFY_IPI | expand

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K Prateek Nayak June 13, 2024, 6:16 p.m. UTC
Add support for TIF_NOTIFY_IPI on PowerPC. With TIF_NOTIFY_IPI, a sender
sending an IPI to an idle CPU in TIF_POLLING mode will set the
TIF_NOTIFY_IPI flag in the target's idle tasks's thread_info to pull the
CPU out of idle, as opposed to setting TIF_NEED_RESCHED previously. This
avoids spurious calls to schedule_idle() in cases where an IPI does not
necessarily wake up a task on the idle CPU.

Cc: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
Cc: Nicholas Piggin <npiggin@gmail.com>
Cc: Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy@csgroup.eu>
Cc: "Naveen N. Rao" <naveen.n.rao@linux.ibm.com>
Cc: Benjamin Gray <bgray@linux.ibm.com>
Cc: Andrew Donnellan <ajd@linux.ibm.com>
Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rafael@kernel.org>
Cc: Daniel Lezcano <daniel.lezcano@linaro.org>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Juri Lelli <juri.lelli@redhat.com>
Cc: Vincent Guittot <vincent.guittot@linaro.org>
Cc: Dietmar Eggemann <dietmar.eggemann@arm.com>
Cc: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
Cc: Ben Segall <bsegall@google.com>
Cc: Mel Gorman <mgorman@suse.de>
Cc: Daniel Bristot de Oliveira <bristot@redhat.com>
Cc: Valentin Schneider <vschneid@redhat.com>
Cc: K Prateek Nayak <kprateek.nayak@amd.com>
Cc: linuxppc-dev@lists.ozlabs.org
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: linux-pm@vger.kernel.org
Signed-off-by: K Prateek Nayak <kprateek.nayak@amd.com>
o No changes.
 arch/powerpc/include/asm/thread_info.h | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/thread_info.h b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/thread_info.h
index 15c5691dd218..9545e164463b 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/thread_info.h
+++ b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/thread_info.h
@@ -103,6 +103,7 @@  void arch_setup_new_exec(void);
 #define TIF_PATCH_PENDING	6	/* pending live patching update */
 #define TIF_SYSCALL_AUDIT	7	/* syscall auditing active */
 #define TIF_SINGLESTEP		8	/* singlestepping active */
+#define TIF_NOTIFY_IPI		9	/* Pending IPI on TIF_POLLLING idle CPU */
 #define TIF_SECCOMP		10	/* secure computing */
 #define TIF_RESTOREALL		11	/* Restore all regs (implies NOERROR) */
 #define TIF_NOERROR		12	/* Force successful syscall return */
@@ -129,6 +130,7 @@  void arch_setup_new_exec(void);