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authorViresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@linaro.org>2013-04-24 17:12:54 +0530
committerMark Brown <broonie@linaro.org>2013-07-18 14:30:02 +0100
commit7399c448c57c930a065e0ab77870ab84dc0dbf61 (patch)
tree7f7c7f75c651eb5760f1f545be1d1453a0511169 /include
parent61a10f9763d989e6716fe35030951f2ccfca822a (diff)
workqueue: Add system wide power_efficient workqueues
This patch adds system wide workqueues aligned towards power saving. This is done by allocating them with WQ_UNBOUND flag if 'wq_power_efficient' is set to 'true'. tj: updated comments a bit. Signed-off-by: Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@linaro.org> Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org> (cherry picked from commit 0668106ca3865ba945e155097fb042bf66d364d3) Signed-off-by: Mark Brown <broonie@linaro.org>
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1 files changed, 8 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/workqueue.h b/include/linux/workqueue.h
index fc0136b604f..a9f4119c7e2 100644
--- a/include/linux/workqueue.h
+++ b/include/linux/workqueue.h
@@ -360,11 +360,19 @@ enum {
* system_freezable_wq is equivalent to system_wq except that it's
* freezable.
+ *
+ * *_power_efficient_wq are inclined towards saving power and converted
+ * into WQ_UNBOUND variants if 'wq_power_efficient' is enabled; otherwise,
+ * they are same as their non-power-efficient counterparts - e.g.
+ * system_power_efficient_wq is identical to system_wq if
+ * 'wq_power_efficient' is disabled. See WQ_POWER_EFFICIENT for more info.
extern struct workqueue_struct *system_wq;
extern struct workqueue_struct *system_long_wq;
extern struct workqueue_struct *system_unbound_wq;
extern struct workqueue_struct *system_freezable_wq;
+extern struct workqueue_struct *system_power_efficient_wq;
+extern struct workqueue_struct *system_freezable_power_efficient_wq;
static inline struct workqueue_struct * __deprecated __system_nrt_wq(void)