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[PATCH 1/3] tracing: Prevent wasting time evaluating parameters in trace_preempt_on/off
From: Minho Ban <mhban@samsung.com>

This fixes spending time for evaluating parameters in trace_preempt_on/off when
the tracer config is off.

The patch mainly inspired by Steven Rostedt, thanks Steven.

Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/4FA73510.7070705@samsung.com

Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@redhat.com>
Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
Cc: Paul Turner <pjt@google.com>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Cc: Hidetoshi Seto <seto.hidetoshi@jp.fujitsu.com>
Cc: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc: Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org>
Signed-off-by: Minho Ban <mhban@samsung.com>
Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
---
include/linux/ftrace.h | 8 ++++++--
1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/include/linux/ftrace.h b/include/linux/ftrace.h
index 0b55903..d32cc5e 100644
--- a/include/linux/ftrace.h
+++ b/include/linux/ftrace.h
@@ -491,8 +491,12 @@ static inline void __ftrace_enabled_restore(int enabled)
extern void trace_preempt_on(unsigned long a0, unsigned long a1);
extern void trace_preempt_off(unsigned long a0, unsigned long a1);
#else
- static inline void trace_preempt_on(unsigned long a0, unsigned long a1) { }
- static inline void trace_preempt_off(unsigned long a0, unsigned long a1) { }
+/*
+ * Use defines instead of static inlines because some arches will make code out
+ * of the CALLER_ADDR, when we really want these to be a real nop.
+ */
+# define trace_preempt_on(a0, a1) do { } while (0)
+# define trace_preempt_off(a0, a1) do { } while (0)
#endif

#ifdef CONFIG_FTRACE_MCOUNT_RECORD
--
1.7.10