Commit 59d3132f authored by Oleg Nesterov's avatar Oleg Nesterov Committed by Linus Torvalds

vfree: don't schedule free_work() if llist_add() returns false

vfree() only needs schedule_work(&p->wq) if p->list was empty, otherwise
vfree_deferred->wq is already pending or it is running and didn't do
llist_del_all() yet.
Signed-off-by: default avatarOleg Nesterov <>
Cc: Al Viro <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 345606d4
......@@ -1477,7 +1477,6 @@ static void __vunmap(const void *addr, int deallocate_pages)
* conventions for vfree() arch-depenedent would be a really bad idea)
* NOTE: assumes that the object at *addr has a size >= sizeof(llist_node)
void vfree(const void *addr)
......@@ -1489,8 +1488,8 @@ void vfree(const void *addr)
if (unlikely(in_interrupt())) {
struct vfree_deferred *p = &__get_cpu_var(vfree_deferred);
llist_add((struct llist_node *)addr, &p->list);
if (llist_add((struct llist_node *)addr, &p->list))
} else
__vunmap(addr, 1);
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