[6/7] powerpc/64s: idle do not hold reservation longer than required

Submitted by Nicholas Piggin on March 20, 2017, 6:01 a.m.

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Message ID 20170320060152.1016-7-npiggin@gmail.com
State Superseded
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Nicholas Piggin March 20, 2017, 6:01 a.m.
When taking the core idle state lock, grab it immediately like a
regular lock, rather than adding more tests in there. Holding the lock
keeps it stable, so there is no need to do it whole holding the
reservation.

Reviewed-by: Gautham R. Shenoy <ego@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Signed-off-by: Nicholas Piggin <npiggin@gmail.com>
---
 arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S | 20 +++++++++++---------
 1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S b/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S
index d3cc6c3e97bc..b085510d697f 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/idle_book3s.S
@@ -500,12 +500,12 @@  BEGIN_FTR_SECTION
 	CHECK_HMI_INTERRUPT
 END_FTR_SECTION_IFSET(CPU_FTR_HVMODE)
 
-	lbz	r7,PACA_THREAD_MASK(r13)
 	ld	r14,PACA_CORE_IDLE_STATE_PTR(r13)
-lwarx_loop2:
-	lwarx	r15,0,r14
-	andis.	r9,r15,PNV_CORE_IDLE_LOCK_BIT@h
+	lbz	r7,PACA_THREAD_MASK(r13)
+
 	/*
+	 * Take the core lock to synchronize against other threads.
+	 *
 	 * Lock bit is set in one of the 2 cases-
 	 * a. In the sleep/winkle enter path, the last thread is executing
 	 * fastsleep workaround code.
@@ -513,7 +513,14 @@  lwarx_loop2:
 	 * workaround undo code or resyncing timebase or restoring context
 	 * In either case loop until the lock bit is cleared.
 	 */
+1:
+	lwarx	r15,0,r14
+	andis.	r9,r15,PNV_CORE_IDLE_LOCK_BIT@h
 	bnel-	core_idle_lock_held
+	oris	r15,r15,PNV_CORE_IDLE_LOCK_BIT@h
+	stwcx.	r15,0,r14
+	bne-	1b
+	isync
 
 	andi.	r9,r15,PNV_CORE_IDLE_THREAD_BITS
 	cmpwi	cr2,r9,0
@@ -525,11 +532,6 @@  lwarx_loop2:
 	 * cr4 - gt or eq if waking up from complete hypervisor state loss.
 	 */
 
-	oris	r15,r15,PNV_CORE_IDLE_LOCK_BIT@h
-	stwcx.	r15,0,r14
-	bne-	lwarx_loop2
-	isync
-
 BEGIN_FTR_SECTION
 	lbz	r4,PACA_SUBCORE_SIBLING_MASK(r13)
 	and	r4,r4,r15