kvm, mm: account shadow page tables to kmemcg
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Message ID 20180627181349.149778-1-shakeelb@google.com
State New
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Shakeel Butt June 27, 2018, 6:13 p.m. UTC
The size of kvm's shadow page tables corresponds to the size of the
guest virtual machines on the system. Large VMs can spend a significant
amount of memory as shadow page tables which can not be left as system
memory overhead. So, account shadow page tables to the kmemcg.

Signed-off-by: Shakeel Butt <shakeelb@google.com>
---
 arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Comments

Paolo Bonzini June 28, 2018, 7:10 a.m. UTC | #1
On 27/06/2018 20:13, Shakeel Butt wrote:
> The size of kvm's shadow page tables corresponds to the size of the
> guest virtual machines on the system. Large VMs can spend a significant
> amount of memory as shadow page tables which can not be left as system
> memory overhead. So, account shadow page tables to the kmemcg.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Shakeel Butt <shakeelb@google.com>
> ---
>  arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c b/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
> index d594690d8b95..c79a398300f5 100644
> --- a/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
> +++ b/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
> @@ -890,7 +890,7 @@ static int mmu_topup_memory_cache_page(struct kvm_mmu_memory_cache *cache,
>  	if (cache->nobjs >= min)
>  		return 0;
>  	while (cache->nobjs < ARRAY_SIZE(cache->objects)) {
> -		page = (void *)__get_free_page(GFP_KERNEL);
> +		page = (void *)__get_free_page(GFP_KERNEL|__GFP_ACCOUNT);
>  		if (!page)
>  			return -ENOMEM;
>  		cache->objects[cache->nobjs++] = page;
> 

Queued, with

Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org

Thanks,

Paolo

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diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c b/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
index d594690d8b95..c79a398300f5 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
@@ -890,7 +890,7 @@  static int mmu_topup_memory_cache_page(struct kvm_mmu_memory_cache *cache,
 	if (cache->nobjs >= min)
 		return 0;
 	while (cache->nobjs < ARRAY_SIZE(cache->objects)) {
-		page = (void *)__get_free_page(GFP_KERNEL);
+		page = (void *)__get_free_page(GFP_KERNEL|__GFP_ACCOUNT);
 		if (!page)
 			return -ENOMEM;
 		cache->objects[cache->nobjs++] = page;