[GIT PULL] sched/nohz: Affine unpinned timers to housekeepers

From: Frederic Weisbecker
Date: Tue Sep 01 2015 - 10:51:49 EST


Please pull the sched/core branch that can be found at:


HEAD: f0673808f014ae18ae4cd8cdc7daf7b3b6c0a144

* Move unpinned timers out of full dynticks CPUs that don't want to be
disturbed (testing showed great results).

* Enforce assertion to make sure that we have housekeepers to handle
unbound timers, workqueues, timekeepers. Also improve the related


Frederic Weisbecker (1):
nohz: Assert existing housekeepers when nohz full enabled

Vatika Harlalka (1):
nohz: Affine unpinned timers to housekeepers

include/linux/tick.h | 9 +++++++++
kernel/sched/core.c | 7 +++++--
kernel/time/tick-sched.c | 15 +++++++++++----
3 files changed, 25 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
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