[Intel-gfx] [PATCH 7/8] drm/i915: Disable tracing points on PREEMPT_RT
Sebastian Andrzej Siewior
bigeasy at linutronix.de
Tue Feb 8 17:32:34 UTC 2022
On 2021-12-14 11:58:37 [-0500], Steven Rostedt wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Dec 2021 18:34:50 +0200
> Ville Syrjälä <ville.syrjala at linux.intel.com> wrote:
> > Looks lightly tedious. Can't we have "slow" (or whatever) versions of
> > the trace macros so we could just declare these the same was as before
> > without having to manually write that wrapper for every event?
> That would be quite tedious as well ;-)
> It may be possible to do, but it will be far from trivial, and I'm not sure
> I want this to be an easy option. Locks should not be taken from trace
> events in general, as they are not tested with lockdep when the trace
> points are not enabled, and could hide deadlocks that may not appear until
> running on production.
So we disable the tracing points or try what Steven suggested?
> -- Steve
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