[Linux-ia64] Re: [PATCH] fix nanosleep() granularity bumps

From: Tim Schmielau <tim_at_physik3.uni-rostock.de>
Date: 2003-03-24 23:10:55
> On Tue, Mar 18, 2003 at 10:05:56AM +0100, Tim Schmielau wrote:
[...]
> Suggest the attached patch as a fix instead - easier to understand I
> think and works for every possible start value. This is what I made for
> Andrea Arcangeli many years ago...
>
> diff -ur linux-2.5.65/kernel/timer.c linux-2.5.65-new/kernel/timer.c
> --- linux-2.5.65/kernel/timer.c	2003-03-17 22:44:41.000000000 +0100
> +++ linux-2.5.65-new/kernel/timer.c	2003-03-24 12:57:31.000000000 +0100
> @@ -1182,11 +1182,14 @@
>  		INIT_LIST_HEAD(base->tv1.vec + j);
>
>  	base->timer_jiffies = INITIAL_JIFFIES;
> -	base->tv1.index = INITIAL_JIFFIES & TVR_MASK;
> -	base->tv2.index = (INITIAL_JIFFIES >> TVR_BITS) & TVN_MASK;
> -	base->tv3.index = (INITIAL_JIFFIES >> (TVR_BITS+TVN_BITS)) & TVN_MASK;
> -	base->tv4.index = (INITIAL_JIFFIES >> (TVR_BITS+2*TVN_BITS)) & TVN_MASK;
> -	base->tv5.index = (INITIAL_JIFFIES >> (TVR_BITS+3*TVN_BITS)) & TVN_MASK;
> +	base->tv1.index = (1 + (INITIAL_JIFFIES - 1)) & TVR_MASK;
> +	base->tv2.index = (1 + ((INITIAL_JIFFIES - 1) >> TVR_BITS)) & TVN_MASK;
> +	base->tv3.index = (1 + ((INITIAL_JIFFIES - 1)
> +				>> (TVR_BITS + TVN_BITS))) & TVN_MASK;
> +	base->tv4.index = (1 + ((INITIAL_JIFFIES - 1)
> +				>> (TVR_BITS + 2 * TVN_BITS))) & TVN_MASK;
> +	base->tv5.index = (1 + ((INITIAL_JIFFIES - 1)
> +				>> (TVR_BITS + 3 * TVN_BITS))) & TVN_MASK;
>  }
>
>  static int __devinit timer_cpu_notify(struct notifier_block *self,

Too late - the whole tv[1-5].index duplication is gone already after a
cleanup done by George Anzinger.

Tim
Received on Mon Mar 24 04:11:31 2003

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