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[v13,12/12] mm: hugetlb: optimize the code with the help of the compiler

Message ID 20210117151053.24600-13-songmuchun@bytedance.com (mailing list archive)
State New
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Series Free some vmemmap pages of HugeTLB page | expand

Commit Message

Muchun Song Jan. 17, 2021, 3:10 p.m. UTC
We cannot optimize if a "struct page" crosses page boundaries. If
it is true, we can optimize the code with the help of a compiler.
When free_vmemmap_pages_per_hpage() returns zero, most functions are
optimized by the compiler.

Signed-off-by: Muchun Song <songmuchun@bytedance.com>
---
 include/linux/hugetlb.h | 3 ++-
 mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.c    | 7 +++++++
 mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.h    | 5 +++--
 3 files changed, 12 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/include/linux/hugetlb.h b/include/linux/hugetlb.h
index 05fd2db09b78..b685bc4d79d5 100644
--- a/include/linux/hugetlb.h
+++ b/include/linux/hugetlb.h
@@ -792,7 +792,8 @@  extern bool hugetlb_free_vmemmap_enabled;
 
 static inline bool is_hugetlb_free_vmemmap_enabled(void)
 {
-	return hugetlb_free_vmemmap_enabled;
+	return hugetlb_free_vmemmap_enabled &&
+	       is_power_of_2(sizeof(struct page));
 }
 #else
 static inline bool is_hugetlb_free_vmemmap_enabled(void)
diff --git a/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.c b/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.c
index 6b8f7bb2273e..5ea12c7507a6 100644
--- a/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.c
+++ b/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.c
@@ -250,6 +250,13 @@  void __init hugetlb_vmemmap_init(struct hstate *h)
 	BUILD_BUG_ON(NR_USED_SUBPAGE >=
 		     RESERVE_VMEMMAP_SIZE / sizeof(struct page));
 
+	/*
+	 * The compiler can help us to optimize this function to null
+	 * when the size of the struct page is not power of 2.
+	 */
+	if (!is_power_of_2(sizeof(struct page)))
+		return;
+
 	if (!hugetlb_free_vmemmap_enabled)
 		return;
 
diff --git a/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.h b/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.h
index 8fd9ae113dbd..e8de41295d4d 100644
--- a/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.h
+++ b/mm/hugetlb_vmemmap.h
@@ -17,11 +17,12 @@  void hugetlb_vmemmap_init(struct hstate *h);
 
 /*
  * How many vmemmap pages associated with a HugeTLB page that can be freed
- * to the buddy allocator.
+ * to the buddy allocator. The checking of the is_power_of_2() aims to let
+ * the compiler help us optimize the code as much as possible.
  */
 static inline unsigned int free_vmemmap_pages_per_hpage(struct hstate *h)
 {
-	return h->nr_free_vmemmap_pages;
+	return is_power_of_2(sizeof(struct page)) ? h->nr_free_vmemmap_pages : 0;
 }
 #else
 static inline void alloc_huge_page_vmemmap(struct hstate *h, struct page *head)