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SubjectRe: [PATCH v7 5/5] powerpc/hv-24x7: Update post_mobility_fixup() to handle migration
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On 4/29/20 5:07 PM, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> Kajol Jain <kjain@linux.ibm.com> writes:
>> Function 'read_sys_info_pseries()' is added to get system parameter
>> values like number of sockets and chips per socket.
>> and it gets these details via rtas_call with token
>> "PROCESSOR_MODULE_INFO".
>>
>> Incase lpar migrate from one system to another, system
>> parameter details like chips per sockets or number of sockets might
>> change. So, it needs to be re-initialized otherwise, these values
>> corresponds to previous system values.
>> This patch adds a call to 'read_sys_info_pseries()' from
>> 'post-mobility_fixup()' to re-init the physsockets and physchips values.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Kajol Jain <kjain@linux.ibm.com>
>> ---
>> arch/powerpc/platforms/pseries/mobility.c | 12 ++++++++++++
>> 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+)
>>
>> diff --git a/arch/powerpc/platforms/pseries/mobility.c b/arch/powerpc/platforms/pseries/mobility.c
>> index b571285f6c14..226accd6218b 100644
>> --- a/arch/powerpc/platforms/pseries/mobility.c
>> +++ b/arch/powerpc/platforms/pseries/mobility.c
>> @@ -371,6 +371,18 @@ void post_mobility_fixup(void)
>> /* Possibly switch to a new RFI flush type */
>> pseries_setup_rfi_flush();
>>
>> + /*
>> + * Incase lpar migrate from one system to another, system
>
> In case an LPAR migrates
>
>> + * parameter details like chips per sockets and number of sockets
>> + * might change. So, it needs to be re-initialized otherwise these
> ^ ^
> they need the
>> + * values corresponds to previous system.
> ^
> will correspond to the
>
>> + * Here, adding a call to read_sys_info_pseries() declared in
>
> Adding is the wrong tense in a comment. When someone reads the comment
> the code has already been added. Past tense would be right, but really
> the comment shouldn't say what you did, it should say why.
>
>> + * platforms/pseries/pseries.h to re-init the physsockets and
>> + * physchips value.
>
> Call read_sys_info_pseries() to reinitialise the values.
>
>> + */
>> + if (IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_HV_PERF_CTRS) && IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_PPC_RTAS))
>> + read_sys_info_pseries();
>
> The RTAS check is not needed. pseries always selects RTAS.
>
> You shouldn't need the IS_ENABLED() check here though, do it with an
> empty version in the header when CONFIG_HV_PERF_CTRS is not enabled.
>

Hi Michael,
Thanks for reviewing the patch. Is something like this you are suggesting. Please
let me know if my understanding is fine.

+#ifndef CONFIG_HV_PERF_CTRS
+#define read_sys_info_pseries()
+#endif

Thanks,
Kajol Jain
> cheers
>

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