Re: [PATCH] sched: Fix get_push_task() vs migrate_disable()
From: Peter Zijlstra
Date: Thu Aug 26 2021 - 12:59:19 EST
On Thu, Aug 26, 2021 at 03:37:38PM +0200, Sebastian Andrzej Siewior wrote:
> push_rt_task() attempts to move the currently running task away if the
> next runnable task has migration disabled and therefore is pinned on the
> current CPU.
> The current task is retrieved via get_push_task() which only checks for
> nr_cpus_allowed == 1, but does not check whether the task has migration
> disabled and therefore cannot be moved either. The consequence is a
> pointless invocation of the migration thread which correctly observes
> that the task cannot be moved.
> Return NULL if the task has migration disabled and cannot be moved to
> another CPU.
> Fixes: a7c81556ec4d3 ("sched: Fix migrate_disable() vs rt/dl balancing")
> Signed-off-by: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <bigeasy@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>