Commit 4f81a417 authored by Mike Snitzer's avatar Mike Snitzer Committed by Alasdair G Kergon

dm thin: move bio_prison code to separate module

The bio prison code will be useful to other future DM targets so
move it to a separate module.
Signed-off-by: default avatarMike Snitzer <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJoe Thornber <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAlasdair G Kergon <>
parent 44feb387
......@@ -216,6 +216,13 @@ config DM_BUFIO
as a cache, holding recently-read blocks in memory and performing
delayed writes.
Some bio locking schemes used by other device-mapper targets
including thin provisioning.
source "drivers/md/persistent-data/Kconfig"
config DM_CRYPT
......@@ -247,6 +254,7 @@ config DM_THIN_PROVISIONING
tristate "Thin provisioning target (EXPERIMENTAL)"
Provides thin provisioning and snapshots that share a data store.
......@@ -29,6 +29,7 @@ obj-$(CONFIG_MD_FAULTY) += faulty.o
obj-$(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_MD) += md-mod.o
obj-$(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_DM) += dm-mod.o
obj-$(CONFIG_DM_BUFIO) += dm-bufio.o
obj-$(CONFIG_DM_BIO_PRISON) += dm-bio-prison.o
obj-$(CONFIG_DM_CRYPT) += dm-crypt.o
obj-$(CONFIG_DM_DELAY) += dm-delay.o
obj-$(CONFIG_DM_FLAKEY) += dm-flakey.o
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* Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Red Hat, Inc.
* This file is released under the GPL.
#include "persistent-data/dm-block-manager.h" /* FIXME: for dm_block_t */
#include "dm-thin-metadata.h" /* FIXME: for dm_thin_id */
#include <linux/list.h>
#include <linux/bio.h>
* Sometimes we can't deal with a bio straight away. We put them in prison
* where they can't cause any mischief. Bios are put in a cell identified
* by a key, multiple bios can be in the same cell. When the cell is
* subsequently unlocked the bios become available.
struct dm_bio_prison;
struct dm_bio_prison_cell;
/* FIXME: this needs to be more abstract */
struct dm_cell_key {
int virtual;
dm_thin_id dev;
dm_block_t block;
struct dm_bio_prison *dm_bio_prison_create(unsigned nr_cells);
void dm_bio_prison_destroy(struct dm_bio_prison *prison);
* This may block if a new cell needs allocating. You must ensure that
* cells will be unlocked even if the calling thread is blocked.
* Returns 1 if the cell was already held, 0 if @inmate is the new holder.
int dm_bio_detain(struct dm_bio_prison *prison, struct dm_cell_key *key,
struct bio *inmate, struct dm_bio_prison_cell **ref);
void dm_cell_release(struct dm_bio_prison_cell *cell, struct bio_list *bios);
void dm_cell_release_singleton(struct dm_bio_prison_cell *cell, struct bio *bio); // FIXME: bio arg not needed
void dm_cell_release_no_holder(struct dm_bio_prison_cell *cell, struct bio_list *inmates);
void dm_cell_error(struct dm_bio_prison_cell *cell);
* We use the deferred set to keep track of pending reads to shared blocks.
* We do this to ensure the new mapping caused by a write isn't performed
* until these prior reads have completed. Otherwise the insertion of the
* new mapping could free the old block that the read bios are mapped to.
struct dm_deferred_set;
struct dm_deferred_entry;
struct dm_deferred_set *dm_deferred_set_create(void);
void dm_deferred_set_destroy(struct dm_deferred_set *ds);
struct dm_deferred_entry *dm_deferred_entry_inc(struct dm_deferred_set *ds);
void dm_deferred_entry_dec(struct dm_deferred_entry *entry, struct list_head *head);
int dm_deferred_set_add_work(struct dm_deferred_set *ds, struct list_head *work);
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