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* [PATCH] fix I/OAT for kexec
@ 2007-01-29 18:15 Dan Aloni
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From: Dan Aloni @ 2007-01-29 18:15 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Linux Kernel List; +Cc: Chris Leech


Under kexec, I/OAT initialization breaks over busy resources
because the previous kernel did not release them.

I'm not sure this fix can be considered a complete one but 
it works for me. I guess something similar to the *_remove
method should occur there..

Signed-off-by: Dan Aloni <>

diff --git a/drivers/dma/ioatdma.c b/drivers/dma/ioatdma.c
index 8e87261..9a50701 100644
--- a/drivers/dma/ioatdma.c
+++ b/drivers/dma/ioatdma.c
@@ -42,6 +42,7 @@ #define to_ioat_desc(lh) container_of(lh
 /* internal functions */
 static int __devinit ioat_probe(struct pci_dev *pdev, const struct pci_device_id *ent);
+static void ioat_shutdown(struct pci_dev *pdev);
 static void __devexit ioat_remove(struct pci_dev *pdev);
 static int enumerate_dma_channels(struct ioat_device *device)
@@ -560,6 +561,7 @@ static struct pci_driver ioat_pci_drv = 
 	.name 	= "ioatdma",
 	.id_table = ioat_pci_tbl,
 	.probe	= ioat_probe,
+	.shutdown = ioat_shutdown,
 	.remove	= __devexit_p(ioat_remove),
@@ -787,9 +789,20 @@ err_request_regions:
+	printk(KERN_ERR "Intel(R) I/OAT DMA Engine initialization failed\n");
 	return err;
+static void ioat_shutdown(struct pci_dev *pdev)
+	struct ioat_device *device;
+	device = pci_get_drvdata(pdev);
+	dma_async_device_unregister(&device->common);
 static void __devexit ioat_remove(struct pci_dev *pdev)
 	struct ioat_device *device;

Dan Aloni
da-x (at), dan (at)

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