Commit c50842c8 authored by Tetsuo Handa's avatar Tetsuo Handa Committed by Linus Torvalds

mm,oom_reaper: remove pointless kthread_run() error check

Since oom_init() is called before userspace processes start, memory
allocation failure for creating the OOM reaper kernel thread will let
the OOM killer call panic() rather than wake up the OOM reaper.

Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1510137800-4602-1-git-send-email-penguin-kernel@I-love.SAKURA.ne.jpSigned-off-by: default avatarTetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@I-love.SAKURA.ne.jp>
Acked-by: default avatarMichal Hocko <mhocko@suse.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
parent e492080e
......@@ -640,9 +640,6 @@ static int oom_reaper(void *unused)
static void wake_oom_reaper(struct task_struct *tsk)
{
if (!oom_reaper_th)
return;
/* tsk is already queued? */
if (tsk == oom_reaper_list || tsk->oom_reaper_list)
return;
......@@ -660,11 +657,6 @@ static void wake_oom_reaper(struct task_struct *tsk)
static int __init oom_init(void)
{
oom_reaper_th = kthread_run(oom_reaper, NULL, "oom_reaper");
if (IS_ERR(oom_reaper_th)) {
pr_err("Unable to start OOM reaper %ld. Continuing regardless\n",
PTR_ERR(oom_reaper_th));
oom_reaper_th = NULL;
}
return 0;
}
subsys_initcall(oom_init)
......
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