cvs commit: src/sys/i386/i386 vm_machdep.c
alc at FreeBSD.org
Fri Mar 17 19:07:38 UTC 2006
alc 2006-03-17 19:07:33 UTC
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Modified files: (Branch: RELENG_5)
MFC vm_machdep.c 1.261-1.263
Ensure that a thread stays on same CPU when calculating per CPU
TLB shootdown requirements. Otherwise a CPU may not get the needed
The PTE valid and access flags can not be used here to avoid TLB
shootdowns unless sf->cpumask == all_cpus.
( Otherwise some CPUs may still hold an even older entry in the TLB)
Since sf_buf_alloc mappings are normally always used this is
also not really useful and presetting accessed and modified
allows the CPU to speculatively load the entry into the TLB.
Both bugs can cause random data corruption.
Restore optimizations to reduce TLB shootdowns.
Alan Cox pointed out that they are really useful for
Restore the UP optimization to reduce the number of TLB
invalidations. The previous revision only restored the MP optimization.
Describe the optimization strategy for TLB invalidations in a comment.
Approved by: re@ (scottl)
Revision Changes Path
188.8.131.52 +37 -31 src/sys/i386/i386/vm_machdep.c
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