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From: John Garry <john.garry@huawei.com>
To: Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>, "Michael S. Tsirkin" <mst@redhat.com>
Cc: <kvm@vger.kernel.org>, <jasowang@redhat.com>,
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Subject: Re: [PATCH v11 01/12] iova: Export alloc_iova_fast() and free_iova_fast()
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 11:39:22 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <5f4eadda-5500-9bac-4368-48cfca6d0a4d@huawei.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210825095540.GA24546@willie-the-truck>

On 25/08/2021 10:55, Will Deacon wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 24, 2021 at 02:08:33PM -0400, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 18, 2021 at 08:06:31PM +0800, Xie Yongji wrote:
>>> Export alloc_iova_fast() and free_iova_fast() so that
>>> some modules can make use of the per-CPU cache to get
>>> rid of rbtree spinlock in alloc_iova() and free_iova()
>>> during IOVA allocation.
>>>
>>> Signed-off-by: Xie Yongji <xieyongji@bytedance.com>
>>
>>
>> This needs ack from iommu maintainers. Guys?
> 
> Looks fine to me:
> 
> Acked-by: Will Deacon <will@kernel.org>
> 
> Will
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> 

JFYI, There was a preliminary discussion to move the iova rcache code 
(which the iova fast alloc and free functions are based on) out of the 
iova code and maybe into dma-iommu (being the only user). There was 
other motivation.

https://lore.kernel.org/linux-iommu/83de3911-145d-77c8-17c1-981e4ff825d3@arm.com/

Having more users complicates that...

Thanks,
John

  reply	other threads:[~2021-08-25 10:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 32+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-18 12:06 [PATCH v11 00/12] Introduce VDUSE - vDPA Device in Userspace Xie Yongji
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 01/12] iova: Export alloc_iova_fast() and free_iova_fast() Xie Yongji
2021-08-23  6:24   ` Jason Wang
2021-08-24 18:08   ` Michael S. Tsirkin
2021-08-25  9:55     ` Will Deacon
2021-08-25 10:39       ` John Garry [this message]
2021-08-25 12:17         ` Yongji Xie
2021-08-27  9:03           ` John Garry
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 02/12] file: Export receive_fd() to modules Xie Yongji
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 03/12] vdpa: Fix some coding style issues Xie Yongji
2021-08-23  6:27   ` Jason Wang
2021-08-24 11:09   ` Stefano Garzarella
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 04/12] vdpa: Add reset callback in vdpa_config_ops Xie Yongji
2021-08-23  6:31   ` Jason Wang
2021-08-23  7:44     ` Yongji Xie
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 05/12] vhost-vdpa: Handle the failure of vdpa_reset() Xie Yongji
2021-08-23  6:32   ` Jason Wang
2021-08-24 11:12   ` Stefano Garzarella
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 06/12] vhost-iotlb: Add an opaque pointer for vhost IOTLB Xie Yongji
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 07/12] vdpa: Add an opaque pointer for vdpa_config_ops.dma_map() Xie Yongji
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 08/12] vdpa: factor out vhost_vdpa_pa_map() and vhost_vdpa_pa_unmap() Xie Yongji
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 09/12] vdpa: Support transferring virtual addressing during DMA mapping Xie Yongji
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 10/12] vduse: Implement an MMU-based software IOTLB Xie Yongji
2021-08-27  8:57   ` John Garry
2021-08-27  9:25     ` Yongji Xie
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 11/12] vduse: Introduce VDUSE - vDPA Device in Userspace Xie Yongji
2021-08-23  6:56   ` Jason Wang
2021-08-24 18:10   ` Michael S. Tsirkin
2021-08-25  5:37     ` Yongji Xie
2021-08-18 12:06 ` [PATCH v11 12/12] Documentation: Add documentation for VDUSE Xie Yongji
2021-08-23  6:57   ` Jason Wang
2021-08-23  7:54   ` Jason Wang

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