LKML Archive on lore.kernel.org
help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Logan Gunthorpe <logang@deltatee.com>
To: Bjorn Helgaas <helgaas@kernel.org>
Cc: Doug Meyer <dmeyer@gigaio.com>,
	kurt.schwemmer@microsemi.com, linux-pci@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-ntb <linux-ntb@googlegroups.com>,
	Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@google.com>, Jon Mason <jdmason@kudzu.us>,
	"Jiang, Dave" <dave.jiang@intel.com>,
	Allen Hubbe <allenbh@gmail.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Alex Williamson <alex.williamson@redhat.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] NTB: PCI Quirk to Enable Switchtec NT Functionality with IOMMU On
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:21:59 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <55fd5f21-2e9c-19a9-117c-e368deaf939e@deltatee.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180523133321.GA150632@bhelgaas-glaptop.roam.corp.google.com>



On 23/05/18 07:33 AM, Bjorn Helgaas wrote:
> This (and Alex's) analysis is very useful and I'd like to capture it
> somehow, perhaps by expanding the poor pci_add_dma_alias() function
> comment I added with f0af9593372a ("PCI: Add pci_add_dma_alias() to
> abstract implementation").
> 
> The admonition to "call early" without any details about *how* early
> or *why* it needs to be called early is not really very useful.
> 
> If we added your analysis, it would be a great help to anybody who
> reworks IOMMU groups in the future.

Sure, I'll work up a patch and send it on shortly.

Logan

  reply	other threads:[~2018-05-23 20:22 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-05-17 12:00 [PATCH 0/2] PCI Quirk Patchset for Microsemi Switchtec NTB dmeyer
2018-05-17 12:00 ` [PATCH 1/2] NTB: Migrate PCI Constants to Cannonical PCI Header dmeyer
2018-05-17 13:25   ` Bjorn Helgaas
2018-05-17 12:00 ` [PATCH 2/2] NTB: PCI Quirk to Enable Switchtec NT Functionality with IOMMU On dmeyer
2018-05-17 13:45   ` Bjorn Helgaas
2018-05-17 16:06     ` Logan Gunthorpe
     [not found]       ` <CA+GK6en+g+T9H0sOMdVXv-_aD3rRcuzZ1JdfK0moEoTuuJnrqQ@mail.gmail.com>
2018-05-22 21:51         ` Bjorn Helgaas
2018-05-22 22:13           ` Alex Williamson
2018-05-22 22:23           ` Logan Gunthorpe
2018-05-23 13:33             ` Bjorn Helgaas
2018-05-23 20:21               ` Logan Gunthorpe [this message]
2018-05-17 15:48   ` Logan Gunthorpe
2018-05-22 21:08     ` Doug Meyer

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=55fd5f21-2e9c-19a9-117c-e368deaf939e@deltatee.com \
    --to=logang@deltatee.com \
    --cc=alex.williamson@redhat.com \
    --cc=allenbh@gmail.com \
    --cc=bhelgaas@google.com \
    --cc=dave.jiang@intel.com \
    --cc=dmeyer@gigaio.com \
    --cc=helgaas@kernel.org \
    --cc=jdmason@kudzu.us \
    --cc=kurt.schwemmer@microsemi.com \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=linux-ntb@googlegroups.com \
    --cc=linux-pci@vger.kernel.org \
    --subject='Re: [PATCH 2/2] NTB: PCI Quirk to Enable Switchtec NT Functionality with IOMMU On' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).