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From: Steve Wise <swise@opengridcomputing.com>
To: Jason Gunthorpe <jgg@ziepe.ca>
Cc: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>, Steve Wise <swise@chelsio.com>,
	Doug Ledford <dledford@redhat.com>,
	Yuval Shaia <yuval.shaia@oracle.com>,
	linux-rdma@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] iw_cxgb4: add INFINIBAND_ADDR_TRANS dependency
Date: Wed, 30 May 2018 17:29:32 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <d2472443-3ae6-63f4-59ad-d6367b837038@opengridcomputing.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180530222520.GJ30754@ziepe.ca>



On 5/30/2018 5:25 PM, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> On Wed, May 30, 2018 at 05:10:35PM -0500, Steve Wise wrote:
>>
>> On 5/30/2018 5:04 PM, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
>>> On Wed, May 30, 2018 at 11:58:18PM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
>>>> The newly added fill_res_ep_entry function fails to link if
>>>> CONFIG_INFINIBAND_ADDR_TRANS is not set:
>>>>
>>>> drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/restrack.o: In function `fill_res_ep_entry':
>>>> restrack.c:(.text+0x3cc): undefined reference to `rdma_res_to_id'
>>>> restrack.c:(.text+0x3d0): undefined reference to `rdma_iw_cm_id'
>>>>
>>>> This adds a Kconfig dependency for the driver.
>>>>
>>>> Fixes: 116aeb887371 ("iw_cxgb4: provide detailed provider-specific CM_ID information")
>>>> Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
>>>>  drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb4/Kconfig | 1 +
>>>>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>>> Oh, I think we need to solve this with maybe a header fill null stub
>>> instead..
>>>
>>> We don't want to disable drivers just because a user interface is
>>> disabled.
>>>
>> Why does CONFIG_INFINIBAND_ADDR_TRANS disable building rdma_cm.ko? That
>> is not correct.
> That seems like a reasonable thing to do..
rdma_ucm.ko is for usermode users, rdma_cm.ko is for kernel users, and
is required for iwarp drivers.  It seems rdma_cm.ko is not being
compiled if ADDR_TRANS is not set.


> But why does it break the compile? Those functions are in cma.c...
>
> Jason

Indeed, why. :)

Perhaps this line is wrong in drivers/infiniband/core/Makefile:

infiniband-$(CONFIG_INFINIBAND_ADDR_TRANS)      := rdma_cm.o

I don't understand the rules in that Makefile. 

Steve.

  reply	other threads:[~2018-05-30 22:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-05-30 21:58 Arnd Bergmann
2018-05-30 22:04 ` Jason Gunthorpe
2018-05-30 22:10   ` Steve Wise
2018-05-30 22:25     ` Jason Gunthorpe
2018-05-30 22:29       ` Steve Wise [this message]
2018-05-30 22:40         ` Arnd Bergmann
2018-05-30 23:01           ` Jason Gunthorpe
2018-05-31  4:03             ` Greg Thelen
2018-05-31 18:40               ` Doug Ledford
2018-06-04 23:07                 ` Jason Gunthorpe
2018-06-07  8:10                   ` Greg Thelen
2018-06-07 18:00                     ` Jason Gunthorpe
2018-06-04 15:36 ` Jason Gunthorpe

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