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[V2,03/20] bpf/tracing: Remove redundant preempt_disable() in __bpf_trace_run()

Message ID 20200220204617.637603528@linutronix.de
State Changes Requested
Delegated to: BPF Maintainers
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Series bpf: Make BPF and PREEMPT_RT co-exist | expand

Commit Message

Thomas Gleixner Feb. 20, 2020, 8:45 p.m. UTC
__bpf_trace_run() disables preemption around the BPF_PROG_RUN() invocation.

This is redundant because __bpf_trace_run() is invoked from a trace point
via __DO_TRACE() which already disables preemption _before_ invoking any of
the functions which are attached to a trace point.

Remove it.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
 kernel/trace/bpf_trace.c |    2 --
 1 file changed, 2 deletions(-)
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--- a/kernel/trace/bpf_trace.c
+++ b/kernel/trace/bpf_trace.c
@@ -1476,9 +1476,7 @@  static __always_inline
 void __bpf_trace_run(struct bpf_prog *prog, u64 *args)
-	preempt_disable();
 	(void) BPF_PROG_RUN(prog, args);
-	preempt_enable();