Commit 88c3bd70 authored by David Rientjes's avatar David Rientjes Committed by Linus Torvalds
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vmscan: print shrink_slab symbol name on negative shrinker objects

When a shrinker has a negative number of objects to delete, the symbol
name of the shrinker should be printed, not shrink_slab.  This also makes
the error message slightly more informative.

Cc: Ingo Molnar <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid Rientjes <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 71aa653c
......@@ -214,8 +214,9 @@ unsigned long shrink_slab(unsigned long scanned, gfp_t gfp_mask,
do_div(delta, lru_pages + 1);
shrinker->nr += delta;
if (shrinker->nr < 0) {
printk(KERN_ERR "%s: nr=%ld\n",
__func__, shrinker->nr);
printk(KERN_ERR "shrink_slab: %pF negative objects to "
"delete nr=%ld\n",
shrinker->shrink, shrinker->nr);
shrinker->nr = max_pass;
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