[26/38] drm/i915: Mark up "sentinel" requests

Submitted by Chris Wilson on Sept. 9, 2019, 10:34 p.m.

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Chris Wilson Sept. 9, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
Sometimes we want to emit a terminator request, a request that flushes
the pipeline and allows no request to come after it. This can be used
for a "preempt-to-idle" to ensure that upon processing the
context-switch to that request, all other active contexts have been
flushed.

Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris@chris-wilson.co.uk>
---
 drivers/gpu/drm/i915/gt/intel_lrc.c |  6 ++++++
 drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_request.h | 10 ++++++++--
 2 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/gt/intel_lrc.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/gt/intel_lrc.c
index c5d45d9b5db1..3efdc06a851a 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/gt/intel_lrc.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/gt/intel_lrc.c
@@ -1211,6 +1211,9 @@  static bool can_merge_rq(const struct i915_request *prev,
 	GEM_BUG_ON(prev == next);
 	GEM_BUG_ON(!assert_priority_queue(prev, next));
 
+	if (i915_request_has_sentinel(prev))
+		return false;
+
 	if (!can_merge_ctx(prev->hw_context, next->hw_context))
 		return false;
 
@@ -1677,6 +1680,9 @@  static void execlists_dequeue(struct intel_engine_cs *engine)
 				if (last->hw_context == rq->hw_context)
 					goto done;
 
+				if (i915_request_has_sentinel(last))
+					goto done;
+
 				/*
 				 * If GVT overrides us we only ever submit
 				 * port[0], leaving port[1] empty. Note that we
diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_request.h b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_request.h
index de9ad92145d2..add00a63251a 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_request.h
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/i915_request.h
@@ -216,8 +216,9 @@  struct i915_request {
 	unsigned long emitted_jiffies;
 
 	unsigned long flags;
-#define I915_REQUEST_WAITBOOST BIT(0)
-#define I915_REQUEST_NOPREEMPT BIT(1)
+#define I915_REQUEST_WAITBOOST	BIT(0)
+#define I915_REQUEST_NOPREEMPT	BIT(1)
+#define I915_REQUEST_SENTINEL	BIT(2)
 
 	/** timeline->request entry for this request */
 	struct list_head link;
@@ -440,4 +441,9 @@  static inline bool i915_request_has_nopreempt(const struct i915_request *rq)
 	return unlikely(rq->flags & I915_REQUEST_NOPREEMPT);
 }
 
+static inline bool i915_request_has_sentinel(const struct i915_request *rq)
+{
+	return unlikely(rq->flags & I915_REQUEST_SENTINEL);
+}
+
 #endif /* I915_REQUEST_H */