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tcmu: clean up the scatter helper

Message ID 1499927630-19785-1-git-send-email-lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com
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Xiubo Li July 13, 2017, 6:33 a.m. UTC
From: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>

Add some comments to make the scatter code to be more readable.

Signed-off-by: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
---
 drivers/target/target_core_user.c | 30 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
 1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

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Mike Christie July 13, 2017, 6:14 p.m. UTC | #1
On 07/13/2017 01:33 AM, lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com wrote:
> From: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
> 
> Add some comments to make the scatter code to be more readable.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
> ---

Reviewed-by: Mike Christie <mchristi@redhat.com>
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Nicholas A. Bellinger July 30, 2017, 10:19 p.m. UTC | #2
On Thu, 2017-07-13 at 14:33 +0800, lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com wrote:
> From: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
> 
> Add some comments to make the scatter code to be more readable.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
> ---
>  drivers/target/target_core_user.c | 30 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>  1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
> 

Applied to target-pending/for-next.

Thanks Xiubo + MNC.

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Bryant G. Ly Nov. 8, 2017, 10:39 p.m. UTC | #3
On 7/30/17 5:19 PM, Nicholas A. Bellinger wrote:

> On Thu, 2017-07-13 at 14:33 +0800, lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com wrote:
>> From: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
>>
>> Add some comments to make the scatter code to be more readable.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
>> ---
>>  drivers/target/target_core_user.c | 30 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>>  1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
>>
> Applied to target-pending/for-next.
>
> Thanks Xiubo + MNC.
>
This one seems to also be missing from the tree. 

-Bryant

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Mike Christie Nov. 8, 2017, 10:44 p.m. UTC | #4
On 11/08/2017 04:39 PM, Bryant G. Ly wrote:
> On 7/30/17 5:19 PM, Nicholas A. Bellinger wrote:
> 
>> On Thu, 2017-07-13 at 14:33 +0800, lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com wrote:
>>> From: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
>>>
>>> Add some comments to make the scatter code to be more readable.
>>>
>>> Signed-off-by: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
>>> ---
>>>  drivers/target/target_core_user.c | 30 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>>>  1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
>>>
>> Applied to target-pending/for-next.
>>
>> Thanks Xiubo + MNC.
>>
> This one seems to also be missing from the tree. 
> 

I ported this one to my patchset that is built without the
"tcmu: Add fifo type waiter list support to avoid starvation" patch:

https://www.spinics.net/lists/target-devel/msg16153.html

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Bryant G. Ly Nov. 8, 2017, 10:49 p.m. UTC | #5
> On 11/08/2017 04:39 PM, Bryant G. Ly wrote:
>> On 7/30/17 5:19 PM, Nicholas A. Bellinger wrote:
>>
>>> On Thu, 2017-07-13 at 14:33 +0800, lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com wrote:
>>>> From: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
>>>>
>>>> Add some comments to make the scatter code to be more readable.
>>>>
>>>> Signed-off-by: Xiubo Li <lixiubo@cmss.chinamobile.com>
>>>> ---
>>>>  drivers/target/target_core_user.c | 30 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>>>>  1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
>>>>
>>> Applied to target-pending/for-next.
>>>
>>> Thanks Xiubo + MNC.
>>>
>> This one seems to also be missing from the tree. 
>>
> I ported this one to my patchset that is built without the
> "tcmu: Add fifo type waiter list support to avoid starvation" patch:
>
> https://www.spinics.net/lists/target-devel/msg16153.html
>
Thanks Mike! I was trying to catch up and I missed all that. I see that the current for-next has everything. 

-Bryant


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Patch

diff --git a/drivers/target/target_core_user.c b/drivers/target/target_core_user.c
index 9030c2a..4f529ed3 100644
--- a/drivers/target/target_core_user.c
+++ b/drivers/target/target_core_user.c
@@ -532,8 +532,7 @@  static inline size_t head_to_end(size_t head, size_t size)
 	return size - head;
 }
 
-static inline void new_iov(struct iovec **iov, int *iov_cnt,
-			   struct tcmu_dev *udev)
+static inline void new_iov(struct iovec **iov, int *iov_cnt)
 {
 	struct iovec *iovec;
 
@@ -586,19 +585,38 @@  static int scatter_data_area(struct tcmu_dev *udev,
 				to = kmap_atomic(page);
 			}
 
-			copy_bytes = min_t(size_t, sg_remaining,
-					block_remaining);
+			/*
+			 * Covert to virtual offset of the ring data area.
+			 */
 			to_offset = get_block_offset_user(udev, dbi,
 					block_remaining);
 
+			/*
+			 * The following code will gather and map the blocks
+			 * to the same iovec when the blocks are all next to
+			 * each other.
+			 */
+			copy_bytes = min_t(size_t, sg_remaining,
+					block_remaining);
 			if (*iov_cnt != 0 &&
 			    to_offset == iov_tail(*iov)) {
+				/*
+				 * Will append to the current iovec, because
+				 * the current block page is next to the
+				 * previous one.
+				 */
 				(*iov)->iov_len += copy_bytes;
 			} else {
-				new_iov(iov, iov_cnt, udev);
+				/*
+				 * Will allocate a new iovec because we are
+				 * first time here or the current block page
+				 * is not next to the previous one.
+				 */
+				new_iov(iov, iov_cnt);
 				(*iov)->iov_base = (void __user *)to_offset;
 				(*iov)->iov_len = copy_bytes;
 			}
+
 			if (copy_data) {
 				offset = DATA_BLOCK_SIZE - block_remaining;
 				memcpy(to + offset,
@@ -606,11 +624,13 @@  static int scatter_data_area(struct tcmu_dev *udev,
 				       copy_bytes);
 				tcmu_flush_dcache_range(to, copy_bytes);
 			}
+
 			sg_remaining -= copy_bytes;
 			block_remaining -= copy_bytes;
 		}
 		kunmap_atomic(from - sg->offset);
 	}
+
 	if (to)
 		kunmap_atomic(to);