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Re: [PATCH V6] powercap/drivers/idle_injection: Add an idle injection framework




On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 02:00:11PM +0200, Daniel Lezcano wrote:
> +static void idle_injection_last_man(struct idle_injection_device *ii_dev)
> +{
> +	unsigned int run_duration_ms;
> +
> +	run_duration_ms = READ_ONCE(ii_dev->run_duration_ms);
> +	if (run_duration_ms) {
> +		hrtimer_start(&ii_dev->timer, ms_to_ktime(run_duration_ms),
> +			      HRTIMER_MODE_REL_PINNED);

What's the point of PINNED here? AFAICT this gets called from a
different CPU every time.

> +		return;
> +	}
> +
> +	complete(&ii_dev->stop_complete);
> +}