[Devel,RHEL7,COMMIT] ms/mm: memcontrol: reclaim at least once for __GFP_NORETRY

Submitted by Konstantin Khorenko on Jan. 16, 2017, 4:27 p.m.


Message ID 201701161627.v0GGR94L028142@finist_cl7.x64_64.work.ct
State New
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Konstantin Khorenko Jan. 16, 2017, 4:27 p.m.
The commit is pushed to "branch-rh7-3.10.0-514.vz7.27.x-ovz" and will appear at https://src.openvz.org/scm/ovz/vzkernel.git
after rh7-3.10.0-514.vz7.27.10
commit 5cef95b929bdf374d1de76d19382f78d06ab48e6
Author: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>
Date:   Mon Jan 16 20:27:09 2017 +0400

    ms/mm: memcontrol: reclaim at least once for __GFP_NORETRY
    Currently, __GFP_NORETRY tries charging once and gives up before even
    trying to reclaim.  Bring the behavior on par with the page allocator
    and reclaim at least once before giving up.
    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 28c34c291e746aab1c2bfd6d6609b2e47fa0978b)
    Signed-off-by: Andrey Ryabinin <aryabinin@virtuozzo.com>
 mm/memcontrol.c | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/mm/memcontrol.c b/mm/memcontrol.c
index f006cdd..3608d80 100644
--- a/mm/memcontrol.c
+++ b/mm/memcontrol.c
@@ -2804,13 +2804,13 @@  retry:
 	if (!(gfp_mask & __GFP_WAIT))
 		goto nomem;
-	if (gfp_mask & __GFP_NORETRY)
-		goto nomem;
 	nr_reclaimed = mem_cgroup_reclaim(mem_over_limit, gfp_mask, flags);
 	if (mem_cgroup_margin(mem_over_limit) >= batch)
 		goto retry;
+	if (gfp_mask & __GFP_NORETRY)
+		goto nomem;
 	 * Even though the limit is exceeded at this point, reclaim
 	 * may have been able to free some pages.  Retry the charge