[07/11] ARC: [plat-eznps] new command line argument for HW scheduler at MTM

Message ID 1496935235-46507-8-git-send-email-noamca@mellanox.com
State New
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Noam Camus June 8, 2017, 3:20 p.m.
From: Noam Camus <noamca@mellanox.com>

We add ability for all cores at NPS SoC to control the number of cycles
HW thread can execute before it is replace with another eligible
HW thread within the same core. The replacement is done by the
HE scheduler.

Signed-off-by: Noam Camus <noamca@mellanox.com>
---
 Documentation/admin-guide/kernel-parameters.txt |    9 ++++
 arch/arc/plat-eznps/mtm.c                       |   49 ++++++++++++++++++++++-
 2 files changed, 56 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/Documentation/admin-guide/kernel-parameters.txt b/Documentation/admin-guide/kernel-parameters.txt
index 15f79c2..5b551f7 100644
--- a/Documentation/admin-guide/kernel-parameters.txt
+++ b/Documentation/admin-guide/kernel-parameters.txt
@@ -2693,6 +2693,15 @@ 
 			If the dependencies are under your control, you can
 			turn on cpu0_hotplug.
 
+	nps_mtm_hs_ctr= [KNL,ARC]
+			This parameter sets the maximum duration, in
+			cycles, each HW thread of the CTOP can run
+			without interruptions, before HW switches it.
+			The actual maximum duration is 16 times this
+			parameter's value.
+			Format: integer between 1 and 255
+			Default: 255
+
 	nptcg=		[IA-64] Override max number of concurrent global TLB
 			purges which is reported from either PAL_VM_SUMMARY or
 			SAL PALO.
diff --git a/arch/arc/plat-eznps/mtm.c b/arch/arc/plat-eznps/mtm.c
index e0cb36b..f77335a 100644
--- a/arch/arc/plat-eznps/mtm.c
+++ b/arch/arc/plat-eznps/mtm.c
@@ -21,10 +21,13 @@ 
 #include <plat/mtm.h>
 #include <plat/smp.h>
 
-#define MT_CTRL_HS_CNT		0xFF
+#define MT_HS_CNT_MIN		0x01
+#define MT_HS_CNT_MAX		0xFF
 #define MT_CTRL_ST_CNT		0xF
 #define NPS_NUM_HW_THREADS	0x10
 
+static int mtm_hs_ctr = MT_HS_CNT_MAX;
+
 static void mtm_init_nat(int cpu)
 {
 	struct nps_host_reg_mtm_cfg mtm_cfg;
@@ -118,7 +121,7 @@  void mtm_enable_core(unsigned int cpu)
 	/* Enable HW schedule, stall counter, mtm */
 	mt_ctrl.value = 0;
 	mt_ctrl.hsen = 1;
-	mt_ctrl.hs_cnt = MT_CTRL_HS_CNT;
+	mt_ctrl.hs_cnt = mtm_hs_ctr;
 	mt_ctrl.mten = 1;
 	write_aux_reg(CTOP_AUX_MT_CTRL, mt_ctrl.value);
 
@@ -129,3 +132,45 @@  void mtm_enable_core(unsigned int cpu)
 	 */
 	cpu_relax();
 }
+
+/* Handle an out of bounds mtm hs counter value */
+static void __init handle_mtm_hs_ctr_out_of_bounds_error(uint8_t val)
+{
+	pr_err("** The value of mtm_hs_ctr is out of bounds!\n"
+	       "** It must be in the range [%d,%d] (inclusive)\n"
+	       "Setting mtm_hs_ctr to %d\n", MT_HS_CNT_MIN, MT_HS_CNT_MAX, val);
+
+	mtm_hs_ctr = val;
+}
+
+/* Verify and set the value of the mtm hs counter */
+static int __init set_mtm_hs_ctr(char *ctr_str)
+{
+	int ret;
+	long hs_ctr;
+
+	ret = kstrtol(ctr_str, 0, &hs_ctr);
+	if (ret) {
+		pr_err("** Error parsing the value of mtm_hs_ctr\n"
+		       "** Make sure you entered a valid integer value\n"
+		       "Setting mtm_hs_ctr to default value: %d\n",
+		       MT_HS_CNT_MAX);
+		mtm_hs_ctr = MT_HS_CNT_MAX;
+		return -EINVAL;
+	}
+
+	if (hs_ctr > MT_HS_CNT_MAX) {
+		handle_mtm_hs_ctr_out_of_bounds_error(MT_HS_CNT_MAX);
+		return -EDOM;
+	}
+
+	if (hs_ctr < MT_HS_CNT_MIN) {
+		handle_mtm_hs_ctr_out_of_bounds_error(MT_HS_CNT_MIN);
+		return -EDOM;
+	}
+
+	mtm_hs_ctr = hs_ctr;
+
+	return 0;
+}
+early_param("nps_mtm_hs_ctr", set_mtm_hs_ctr);