Commit 4239c38f authored by Steven Rostedt (Red Hat)'s avatar Steven Rostedt (Red Hat) Committed by Steven Rostedt
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ring-buffer: Process commits whenever moving to a new page.

When crossing over to a new page, commit the current work. This will allow
readers to get data with less latency, and also simplifies the work to get
timestamps working for interrupted events.
Signed-off-by: default avatarSteven Rostedt <>
parent 70004986
......@@ -2129,6 +2129,8 @@ rb_reset_tail(struct ring_buffer_per_cpu *cpu_buffer,
local_sub(length, &tail_page->write);
static inline void rb_end_commit(struct ring_buffer_per_cpu *cpu_buffer);
* This is the slow path, force gcc not to inline it.
......@@ -2220,6 +2222,11 @@ rb_move_tail(struct ring_buffer_per_cpu *cpu_buffer,
rb_reset_tail(cpu_buffer, tail, info);
/* Commit what we have for now. */
/* rb_end_commit() decs committing */
/* fail and let the caller try again */
return ERR_PTR(-EAGAIN);
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