[Devel,rh7,11/21] ms/mm: memcontrol: retry reclaim for oom-disabled and __GFP_NOFAIL charges

Submitted by Andrey Ryabinin on Nov. 1, 2016, 9:21 a.m.


Message ID 1477992100-18263-11-git-send-email-aryabinin@virtuozzo.com
State New
Series "Series without cover letter"
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Andrey Ryabinin Nov. 1, 2016, 9:21 a.m.
From: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>

There is no reason why oom-disabled and __GFP_NOFAIL charges should try
to reclaim only once when every other charge tries several times before
giving up.  Make them all retry the same number of times.

Signed-off-by: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>
Acked-by: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.cz>
Cc: Hugh Dickins <hughd@google.com>
Cc: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Cc: Vladimir Davydov <vdavydov@parallels.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

(cherry picked from commit 9b1306192d335759a6cf2f3b404c49e811e5f953)
Signed-off-by: Andrey Ryabinin <aryabinin@virtuozzo.com>
 mm/memcontrol.c | 8 ++++----
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/mm/memcontrol.c b/mm/memcontrol.c
index fe25cde..ca87144 100644
--- a/mm/memcontrol.c
+++ b/mm/memcontrol.c
@@ -2751,7 +2751,7 @@  static int mem_cgroup_try_charge(struct mem_cgroup *memcg,
 				 bool oom)
 	unsigned int batch = max(CHARGE_BATCH, nr_pages);
-	int nr_oom_retries = MEM_CGROUP_RECLAIM_RETRIES;
+	int nr_retries = MEM_CGROUP_RECLAIM_RETRIES;
 	struct mem_cgroup *mem_over_limit;
 	struct res_counter *fail_res;
 	unsigned long nr_reclaimed;
@@ -2823,6 +2823,9 @@  retry:
 	if (mem_cgroup_wait_acct_move(mem_over_limit))
 		goto retry;
+	if (nr_retries--)
+		goto retry;
 	if (gfp_mask & __GFP_NOFAIL)
 		goto bypass;
@@ -2832,9 +2835,6 @@  retry:
 	if (!oom)
 		goto nomem;
-	if (nr_oom_retries--)
-		goto retry;
 	mem_cgroup_oom(mem_over_limit, gfp_mask, get_order(batch));
 	if (!(gfp_mask & __GFP_NOFAIL))