path: root/mm/oom_kill.c
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authorDavid Rientjes <rientjes@google.com>2012-03-21 16:34:10 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2012-03-21 17:54:59 -0700
commite845e199362cc5712ba0e7eedc14eed70e144258 (patch)
tree3968125d82e512c3aee44ed96694fdd58b863506 /mm/oom_kill.c
parentc7cfa37b7324a190fc36ff116d79d0f899e8d273 (diff)
mm, memcg: pass charge order to oom killer
The oom killer typically displays the allocation order at the time of oom as a part of its diangostic messages (for global, cpuset, and mempolicy ooms). The memory controller may also pass the charge order to the oom killer so it can emit the same information. This is useful in determining how large the memory allocation is that triggered the oom killer. Signed-off-by: David Rientjes <rientjes@google.com> Cc: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org> Cc: Michal Hocko <mhocko@suse.cz> Cc: Balbir Singh <bsingharora@gmail.com> Acked-by: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'mm/oom_kill.c')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/mm/oom_kill.c b/mm/oom_kill.c
index f23f3345464..4198e000f41 100644
--- a/mm/oom_kill.c
+++ b/mm/oom_kill.c
@@ -554,7 +554,8 @@ static void check_panic_on_oom(enum oom_constraint constraint, gfp_t gfp_mask,
-void mem_cgroup_out_of_memory(struct mem_cgroup *memcg, gfp_t gfp_mask)
+void mem_cgroup_out_of_memory(struct mem_cgroup *memcg, gfp_t gfp_mask,
+ int order)
unsigned long limit;
unsigned int points = 0;
@@ -570,12 +571,12 @@ void mem_cgroup_out_of_memory(struct mem_cgroup *memcg, gfp_t gfp_mask)
- check_panic_on_oom(CONSTRAINT_MEMCG, gfp_mask, 0, NULL);
+ check_panic_on_oom(CONSTRAINT_MEMCG, gfp_mask, order, NULL);
limit = mem_cgroup_get_limit(memcg) >> PAGE_SHIFT;
p = select_bad_process(&points, limit, memcg, NULL, false);
if (p && PTR_ERR(p) != -1UL)
- oom_kill_process(p, gfp_mask, 0, points, limit, memcg, NULL,
+ oom_kill_process(p, gfp_mask, order, points, limit, memcg, NULL,
"Memory cgroup out of memory");