Commit 09fe316a authored by Alex Tomas's avatar Alex Tomas Committed by Linus Torvalds
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[PATCH] fast ext3_statfs

Under I/O load it may take up to a dozen seconds to read all group
descriptors.  This is what ext3_statfs() does.  At the same time, we already
maintain global numbers of free inodes/blocks.  Why don't we use them instead
of group reading and summing?

Cc: Ravikiran G Thirumalai <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent e933b6d6
......@@ -2326,7 +2326,8 @@ restore_opts:
static int ext3_statfs (struct super_block * sb, struct kstatfs * buf)
struct ext3_super_block *es = EXT3_SB(sb)->s_es;
struct ext3_sb_info *sbi = EXT3_SB(sb);
struct ext3_super_block *es = sbi->s_es;
unsigned long overhead;
int i;
......@@ -2368,12 +2369,12 @@ static int ext3_statfs (struct super_block * sb, struct kstatfs * buf)
buf->f_type = EXT3_SUPER_MAGIC;
buf->f_bsize = sb->s_blocksize;
buf->f_blocks = le32_to_cpu(es->s_blocks_count) - overhead;
buf->f_bfree = ext3_count_free_blocks (sb);
buf->f_bfree = percpu_counter_sum(&sbi->s_freeblocks_counter);
buf->f_bavail = buf->f_bfree - le32_to_cpu(es->s_r_blocks_count);
if (buf->f_bfree < le32_to_cpu(es->s_r_blocks_count))
buf->f_bavail = 0;
buf->f_files = le32_to_cpu(es->s_inodes_count);
buf->f_ffree = ext3_count_free_inodes (sb);
buf->f_ffree = percpu_counter_sum(&sbi->s_freeinodes_counter);
buf->f_namelen = EXT3_NAME_LEN;
return 0;
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