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[2/7] merge-ort: set up a memory pool

Message ID 77367a69daad042d2a6ed56b922ade892337cf16.1627044897.git.gitgitgadget@gmail.com (mailing list archive)
State Superseded
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Series Final optimization batch (#15): use memory pools | expand

Commit Message

Elijah Newren July 23, 2021, 12:54 p.m. UTC
From: Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>

merge-ort has a lot of data structures, and they all tend to be freed
together in clear_or_reinit_internal_opts().  Set up a memory pool to
allow us to make these allocations and deallocations faster.  Future
commits will adjust various callers to make use of this memory pool.

Signed-off-by: Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>
---
 merge-ort.c | 25 +++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 25 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/merge-ort.c b/merge-ort.c
index e361443087a..cb33c76760f 100644
--- a/merge-ort.c
+++ b/merge-ort.c
@@ -37,6 +37,8 @@ 
 #include "unpack-trees.h"
 #include "xdiff-interface.h"
 
+#define USE_MEMORY_POOL 1 /* faster, but obscures memory leak hunting */
+
 /*
  * We have many arrays of size 3.  Whenever we have such an array, the
  * indices refer to one of the sides of the three-way merge.  This is so
@@ -339,6 +341,17 @@  struct merge_options_internal {
 	 */
 	struct strmap conflicted;
 
+	/*
+	 * pool: memory pool for fast allocation/deallocation
+	 *
+	 * We allocate room for lots of filenames and auxiliary data
+	 * structures in merge_options_internal, and it tends to all be
+	 * freed together too.  Using a memory pool for these provides a
+	 * nice speedup.
+	 */
+	struct mem_pool internal_pool;
+	struct mem_pool *pool; /* NULL, or pointer to internal_pool */
+
 	/*
 	 * paths_to_free: additional list of strings to free
 	 *
@@ -603,6 +616,12 @@  static void clear_or_reinit_internal_opts(struct merge_options_internal *opti,
 		strmap_clear(&opti->output, 0);
 	}
 
+#if USE_MEMORY_POOL
+	mem_pool_discard(&opti->internal_pool, 0);
+	if (!reinitialize)
+		opti->pool = NULL;
+#endif
+
 	/* Clean out callback_data as well. */
 	FREE_AND_NULL(renames->callback_data);
 	renames->callback_data_nr = renames->callback_data_alloc = 0;
@@ -4344,6 +4363,12 @@  static void merge_start(struct merge_options *opt, struct merge_result *result)
 
 	/* Initialization of various renames fields */
 	renames = &opt->priv->renames;
+#if USE_MEMORY_POOL
+	mem_pool_init(&opt->priv->internal_pool, 0);
+	opt->priv->pool = &opt->priv->internal_pool;
+#else
+	opt->priv->pool = NULL;
+#endif
 	for (i = MERGE_SIDE1; i <= MERGE_SIDE2; i++) {
 		strintmap_init_with_options(&renames->dirs_removed[i],
 					    NOT_RELEVANT, NULL, 0);