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Subject[RFC PATCH 3/9] time: Add mechanism to recognize clocksource in time_get_snapshot
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From: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>

System time snapshots are not conveying information about the current
clocksource which was used, but callers like the PTP KVM guest
implementation have the requirement to evaluate the clocksource type to
select the appropriate mechanism.

Introduce a clocksource id field in struct clocksource which is by default
set to CSID_GENERIC (0). Clocksource implementations can set that field to
a value which allows to identify the clocksource.

Store the clocksource id of the current clocksource in the
system_time_snapshot so callers can evaluate which clocksource was used to
take the snapshot and act accordingly.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Signed-off-by: Jianyong Wu <jianyong.wu@arm.com>
---
include/linux/clocksource.h | 6 ++++++
include/linux/clocksource_ids.h | 12 ++++++++++++
include/linux/timekeeping.h | 12 +++++++-----
kernel/time/clocksource.c | 3 +++
kernel/time/timekeeping.c | 1 +
5 files changed, 29 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
create mode 100644 include/linux/clocksource_ids.h

diff --git a/include/linux/clocksource.h b/include/linux/clocksource.h
index b21db536fd52..96e85b6f9ca0 100644
--- a/include/linux/clocksource.h
+++ b/include/linux/clocksource.h
@@ -17,6 +17,7 @@
#include <linux/timer.h>
#include <linux/init.h>
#include <linux/of.h>
+#include <linux/clocksource_ids.h>
#include <asm/div64.h>
#include <asm/io.h>

@@ -49,6 +50,10 @@ struct module;
* 400-499: Perfect
* The ideal clocksource. A must-use where
* available.
+ * @id: Defaults to CSID_GENERIC. The id value is captured
+ * in certain snapshot functions to allow callers to
+ * validate the clocksource from which the snapshot was
+ * taken.
* @read: returns a cycle value, passes clocksource as argument
* @enable: optional function to enable the clocksource
* @disable: optional function to disable the clocksource
@@ -91,6 +96,7 @@ struct clocksource {
const char *name;
struct list_head list;
int rating;
+ enum clocksource_ids id;
int (*enable)(struct clocksource *cs);
void (*disable)(struct clocksource *cs);
unsigned long flags;
diff --git a/include/linux/clocksource_ids.h b/include/linux/clocksource_ids.h
new file mode 100644
index 000000000000..5595ab843c3d
--- /dev/null
+++ b/include/linux/clocksource_ids.h
@@ -0,0 +1,12 @@
+/* SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0 */
+#ifndef _LINUX_CLOCKSOURCE_IDS_H
+#define _LINUX_CLOCKSOURCE_IDS_H
+
+/* Enum to give clocksources a unique identifier */
+enum clocksource_ids {
+ CSID_GENERIC = 0,
+ CSID_MAX,
+};
+
+#endif
+
diff --git a/include/linux/timekeeping.h b/include/linux/timekeeping.h
index b27e2ffa96c1..4ecc32ad3879 100644
--- a/include/linux/timekeeping.h
+++ b/include/linux/timekeeping.h
@@ -2,6 +2,7 @@
#ifndef _LINUX_TIMEKEEPING_H
#define _LINUX_TIMEKEEPING_H

+#include <linux/clocksource_ids.h>
#include <linux/errno.h>

/* Included from linux/ktime.h */
@@ -232,11 +233,12 @@ extern void timekeeping_inject_sleeptime64(const struct timespec64 *delta);
* @cs_was_changed_seq: The sequence number of clocksource change events
*/
struct system_time_snapshot {
- u64 cycles;
- ktime_t real;
- ktime_t raw;
- unsigned int clock_was_set_seq;
- u8 cs_was_changed_seq;
+ u64 cycles;
+ ktime_t real;
+ ktime_t raw;
+ enum clocksource_ids cs_id;
+ unsigned int clock_was_set_seq;
+ u8 cs_was_changed_seq;
};

/*
diff --git a/kernel/time/clocksource.c b/kernel/time/clocksource.c
index fff5f64981c6..5fe2d61172b1 100644
--- a/kernel/time/clocksource.c
+++ b/kernel/time/clocksource.c
@@ -921,6 +921,9 @@ int __clocksource_register_scale(struct clocksource *cs, u32 scale, u32 freq)

clocksource_arch_init(cs);

+ if (WARN_ON_ONCE((unsigned int)cs->id >= CSID_MAX))
+ cs->id = CSID_GENERIC;
+
/* Initialize mult/shift and max_idle_ns */
__clocksource_update_freq_scale(cs, scale, freq);

diff --git a/kernel/time/timekeeping.c b/kernel/time/timekeeping.c
index ca69290bee2a..a8b378338b9e 100644
--- a/kernel/time/timekeeping.c
+++ b/kernel/time/timekeeping.c
@@ -979,6 +979,7 @@ void ktime_get_snapshot(struct system_time_snapshot *systime_snapshot)
do {
seq = read_seqcount_begin(&tk_core.seq);
now = tk_clock_read(&tk->tkr_mono);
+ systime_snapshot->cs_id = tk->tkr_mono.clock->id;
systime_snapshot->cs_was_changed_seq = tk->cs_was_changed_seq;
systime_snapshot->clock_was_set_seq = tk->clock_was_set_seq;
base_real = ktime_add(tk->tkr_mono.base,
--
2.17.1
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