pipe: stop using ->can_merge
authorJann Horn <jannh@google.com>
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:19:18 +0000 (15:19 +0100)
committerAl Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
Fri, 1 Feb 2019 07:01:45 +0000 (02:01 -0500)
Al Viro pointed out that since there is only one pipe buffer type to which
new data can be appended, it isn't necessary to have a ->can_merge field in
struct pipe_buf_operations, we can just check for a magic type.

Suggested-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
Signed-off-by: Jann Horn <jannh@google.com>
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
fs/pipe.c
fs/splice.c
include/linux/pipe_fs_i.h
kernel/relay.c
kernel/trace/trace.c
net/smc/smc_rx.c

index c51750e..0ff09b4 100644 (file)
--- a/fs/pipe.c
+++ b/fs/pipe.c
@@ -226,8 +226,8 @@ void generic_pipe_buf_release(struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
 }
 EXPORT_SYMBOL(generic_pipe_buf_release);
 
+/* New data written to a pipe may be appended to a buffer with this type. */
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations anon_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 1,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = anon_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = anon_pipe_buf_steal,
@@ -235,7 +235,6 @@ static const struct pipe_buf_operations anon_pipe_buf_ops = {
 };
 
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations anon_pipe_buf_nomerge_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = anon_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = anon_pipe_buf_steal,
@@ -243,19 +242,32 @@ static const struct pipe_buf_operations anon_pipe_buf_nomerge_ops = {
 };
 
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations packet_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = anon_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = anon_pipe_buf_steal,
        .get = generic_pipe_buf_get,
 };
 
+/**
+ * pipe_buf_mark_unmergeable - mark a &struct pipe_buffer as unmergeable
+ * @buf:       the buffer to mark
+ *
+ * Description:
+ *     This function ensures that no future writes will be merged into the
+ *     given &struct pipe_buffer. This is necessary when multiple pipe buffers
+ *     share the same backing page.
+ */
 void pipe_buf_mark_unmergeable(struct pipe_buffer *buf)
 {
        if (buf->ops == &anon_pipe_buf_ops)
                buf->ops = &anon_pipe_buf_nomerge_ops;
 }
 
+static bool pipe_buf_can_merge(struct pipe_buffer *buf)
+{
+       return buf->ops == &anon_pipe_buf_ops;
+}
+
 static ssize_t
 pipe_read(struct kiocb *iocb, struct iov_iter *to)
 {
@@ -393,7 +405,7 @@ pipe_write(struct kiocb *iocb, struct iov_iter *from)
                struct pipe_buffer *buf = pipe->bufs + lastbuf;
                int offset = buf->offset + buf->len;
 
-               if (buf->ops->can_merge && offset + chars <= PAGE_SIZE) {
+               if (pipe_buf_can_merge(buf) && offset + chars <= PAGE_SIZE) {
                        ret = pipe_buf_confirm(pipe, buf);
                        if (ret)
                                goto out;
index 90c2967..fc71e97 100644 (file)
@@ -138,7 +138,6 @@ error:
 }
 
 const struct pipe_buf_operations page_cache_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = page_cache_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = page_cache_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = page_cache_pipe_buf_steal,
@@ -156,7 +155,6 @@ static int user_page_pipe_buf_steal(struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
 }
 
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations user_page_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = page_cache_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = user_page_pipe_buf_steal,
@@ -326,7 +324,6 @@ ssize_t generic_file_splice_read(struct file *in, loff_t *ppos,
 EXPORT_SYMBOL(generic_file_splice_read);
 
 const struct pipe_buf_operations default_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = generic_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = generic_pipe_buf_steal,
@@ -341,7 +338,6 @@ static int generic_pipe_buf_nosteal(struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
 
 /* Pipe buffer operations for a socket and similar. */
 const struct pipe_buf_operations nosteal_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = generic_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = generic_pipe_buf_nosteal,
index 3ecd7ea..787d224 100644 (file)
@@ -73,13 +73,6 @@ struct pipe_inode_info {
  * in fs/pipe.c for the pipe and generic variants of these hooks.
  */
 struct pipe_buf_operations {
-       /*
-        * This is set to 1, if the generic pipe read/write may coalesce
-        * data into an existing buffer. If this is set to 0, a new pipe
-        * page segment is always used for new data.
-        */
-       int can_merge;
-
        /*
         * ->confirm() verifies that the data in the pipe buffer is there
         * and that the contents are good. If the pages in the pipe belong
index 04f2486..db3e419 100644 (file)
@@ -1175,7 +1175,6 @@ static void relay_pipe_buf_release(struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
 }
 
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations relay_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = relay_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = generic_pipe_buf_steal,
index c521b73..f380139 100644 (file)
@@ -5823,7 +5823,6 @@ static void tracing_spd_release_pipe(struct splice_pipe_desc *spd,
 }
 
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations tracing_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge              = 0,
        .confirm                = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release                = generic_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal                  = generic_pipe_buf_steal,
@@ -6843,7 +6842,6 @@ static void buffer_pipe_buf_get(struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
 
 /* Pipe buffer operations for a buffer. */
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations buffer_pipe_buf_ops = {
-       .can_merge              = 0,
        .confirm                = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release                = buffer_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal                  = generic_pipe_buf_steal,
index bbcf0fe..413a6ab 100644 (file)
@@ -136,7 +136,6 @@ static int smc_rx_pipe_buf_nosteal(struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
 }
 
 static const struct pipe_buf_operations smc_pipe_ops = {
-       .can_merge = 0,
        .confirm = generic_pipe_buf_confirm,
        .release = smc_rx_pipe_buf_release,
        .steal = smc_rx_pipe_buf_nosteal,