From: Paul E. McKenney on
From: Lai Jiangshan <laijs(a)>

Offline CPUs are not in nohz_cpu_mask, but can be ignored when checking
for the last non-dyntick-idle CPU. This patch therefore only checks
online CPUs for not being dyntick idle, allowing fast entry into
full-system dyntick-idle state even when there are some offline CPUs.

Signed-off-by: Lai Jiangshan <laijs(a)>
Signed-off-by: Paul E. McKenney <paulmck(a)>
kernel/rcutree_plugin.h | 2 +-
1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/rcutree_plugin.h b/kernel/rcutree_plugin.h
index 79b53bd..687c4e9 100644
--- a/kernel/rcutree_plugin.h
+++ b/kernel/rcutree_plugin.h
@@ -1016,7 +1016,7 @@ int rcu_needs_cpu(int cpu)

/* Don't bother unless we are the last non-dyntick-idle CPU. */
for_each_cpu_not(thatcpu, nohz_cpu_mask)
- if (thatcpu != cpu) {
+ if (cpu_online(thatcpu) && thatcpu != cpu) {
per_cpu(rcu_dyntick_drain, cpu) = 0;
per_cpu(rcu_dyntick_holdoff, cpu) = jiffies - 1;
return rcu_needs_cpu_quick_check(cpu);

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