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[145/200] mm,hwpoison: return -EBUSY when migration fails

Message ID 20201215031151._R7aOpU60%akpm@linux-foundation.org (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
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Commit Message

Andrew Morton Dec. 15, 2020, 3:11 a.m. UTC
From: Oscar Salvador <osalvador@suse.de>
Subject: mm,hwpoison: return -EBUSY when migration fails

Currently, we return -EIO when we fail to migrate the page.

Migrations' failures are rather transient as they can happen due to
several reasons, e.g: high page refcount bump, mapping->migrate_page
failing etc.  All meaning that at that time the page could not be
migrated, but that has nothing to do with an EIO error.

Let us return -EBUSY instead, as we do in case we failed to isolate the

While are it, let us remove the "ret" print as its value does not change.

Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/20201209092818.30417-1-osalvador@suse.de
Signed-off-by: Oscar Salvador <osalvador@suse.de>
Acked-by: Naoya Horiguchi <naoya.horiguchi@nec.com>
Acked-by: Vlastimil Babka <vbabka@suse.cz>
Cc: David Hildenbrand <david@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>

 mm/memory-failure.c |    6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
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--- a/mm/memory-failure.c~mmhwpoison-return-ebusy-when-migration-fails
+++ a/mm/memory-failure.c
@@ -1855,11 +1855,11 @@  static int __soft_offline_page(struct pa
 			pr_info("soft offline: %#lx: %s migration failed %d, type %lx (%pGp)\n",
 				pfn, msg_page[huge], ret, page->flags, &page->flags);
 			if (ret > 0)
-				ret = -EIO;
+				ret = -EBUSY;
 	} else {
-		pr_info("soft offline: %#lx: %s isolation failed: %d, page count %d, type %lx (%pGp)\n",
-			pfn, msg_page[huge], ret, page_count(page), page->flags, &page->flags);
+		pr_info("soft offline: %#lx: %s isolation failed, page count %d, type %lx (%pGp)\n",
+			pfn, msg_page[huge], page_count(page), page->flags, &page->flags);
 		ret = -EBUSY;
 	return ret;