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mm, oom: allow exiting threads to have access to memory reserves
[~shefty/rdma-dev.git] / mm / oom_kill.c
index 79e0f3e24831212d7be9635d7ee214755ed22ba3..7e9e9113bd058e8196f817ea521621857ad8bc5c 100644 (file)
@@ -310,26 +310,13 @@ enum oom_scan_t oom_scan_process_thread(struct task_struct *task,
        if (!task->mm)
                return OOM_SCAN_CONTINUE;
 
-       if (task->flags & PF_EXITING) {
+       if (task->flags & PF_EXITING && !force_kill) {
                /*
-                * If task is current and is in the process of releasing memory,
-                * allow the "kill" to set TIF_MEMDIE, which will allow it to
-                * access memory reserves.  Otherwise, it may stall forever.
-                *
-                * The iteration isn't broken here, however, in case other
-                * threads are found to have already been oom killed.
+                * If this task is not being ptraced on exit, then wait for it
+                * to finish before killing some other task unnecessarily.
                 */
-               if (task == current)
-                       return OOM_SCAN_SELECT;
-               else if (!force_kill) {
-                       /*
-                        * If this task is not being ptraced on exit, then wait
-                        * for it to finish before killing some other task
-                        * unnecessarily.
-                        */
-                       if (!(task->group_leader->ptrace & PT_TRACE_EXIT))
-                               return OOM_SCAN_ABORT;
-               }
+               if (!(task->group_leader->ptrace & PT_TRACE_EXIT))
+                       return OOM_SCAN_ABORT;
        }
        return OOM_SCAN_OK;
 }
@@ -706,11 +693,11 @@ void out_of_memory(struct zonelist *zonelist, gfp_t gfp_mask,
                return;
 
        /*
-        * If current has a pending SIGKILL, then automatically select it.  The
-        * goal is to allow it to allocate so that it may quickly exit and free
-        * its memory.
+        * If current has a pending SIGKILL or is exiting, then automatically
+        * select it.  The goal is to allow it to allocate so that it may
+        * quickly exit and free its memory.
         */
-       if (fatal_signal_pending(current)) {
+       if (fatal_signal_pending(current) || current->flags & PF_EXITING) {
                set_thread_flag(TIF_MEMDIE);
                return;
        }