Re: [PATCH 0/2] blk-mq: support physical CPU hotplug
- Date: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:12:24 +0100
- From: Christian Borntraeger <borntraeger@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] blk-mq: support physical CPU hotplug
I think we also need cc stable for this. The bug was introduced with
commit 4b855ad37194f7bdbb200ce7a1c7051fecb56a08 upstream.
("blk-mq: Create hctx for each present CPU")
and that was even backported into 4.12 stable.
On 01/12/2018 03:53 AM, Ming Lei wrote:
> This two patches support physical CPU hotplug, so that we can make blk-mq
> scale well when new physical CPU is added or removed, and this use case
> is normal for VM world.
> Also this patchset fixes the following warning reported by Christian
> Christoph Hellwig (2):
> genirq/affinity: assign vectors to all possible CPUs
> blk-mq: simplify queue mapping & schedule with each possisble CPU
> block/blk-mq.c | 19 ++++++++-----------
> kernel/irq/affinity.c | 30 +++++++++++++++---------------
> 2 files changed, 23 insertions(+), 26 deletions(-)