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Date:   Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:50:33 -0700
From:   Ira Weiny <ira.weiny@...el.com>
To:     Leon Romanovsky <leon@...nel.org>
Cc:     jglisse@...hat.com, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>, linux-mm@...ck.org,
        Christian König <christian.koenig@....com>,
        Joonas Lahtinen <joonas.lahtinen@...ux.intel.com>,
        Jani Nikula <jani.nikula@...ux.intel.com>,
        Rodrigo Vivi <rodrigo.vivi@...el.com>, Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>,
        Andrea Arcangeli <aarcange@...hat.com>,
        Peter Xu <peterx@...hat.com>,
        Felix Kuehling <Felix.Kuehling@....com>,
        Jason Gunthorpe <jgg@...lanox.com>,
        Ross Zwisler <zwisler@...nel.org>,
        Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@...el.com>,
        Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@...hat.com>,
        Radim Krčmář <rkrcmar@...hat.com>,
        Michal Hocko <mhocko@...nel.org>,
        Ralph Campbell <rcampbell@...dia.com>,
        John Hubbard <jhubbard@...dia.com>, kvm@...r.kernel.org,
        dri-devel@...ts.freedesktop.org, linux-rdma@...r.kernel.org,
        Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v6 7/8] mm/mmu_notifier: pass down vma and reasons why
 mmu notifier is happening v2

On Thu, Apr 11, 2019 at 08:41:30AM +0300, Leon Romanovsky wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 10, 2019 at 04:41:57PM -0700, Ira Weiny wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 26, 2019 at 12:47:46PM -0400, Jerome Glisse wrote:
> > > From: Jérôme Glisse <jglisse@...hat.com>
> > >

[snip]

> > > diff --git a/include/linux/mmu_notifier.h b/include/linux/mmu_notifier.h
> > > index 62f94cd85455..0379956fff23 100644
> > > --- a/include/linux/mmu_notifier.h
> > > +++ b/include/linux/mmu_notifier.h
> > > @@ -58,10 +58,12 @@ struct mmu_notifier_mm {
> > >  #define MMU_NOTIFIER_RANGE_BLOCKABLE (1 << 0)
> > >
> > >  struct mmu_notifier_range {
> > > +	struct vm_area_struct *vma;
> > >  	struct mm_struct *mm;
> > >  	unsigned long start;
> > >  	unsigned long end;
> > >  	unsigned flags;
> > > +	enum mmu_notifier_event event;
> > >  };
> > >
> > >  struct mmu_notifier_ops {
> > > @@ -363,10 +365,12 @@ static inline void mmu_notifier_range_init(struct mmu_notifier_range *range,
> > >  					   unsigned long start,
> > >  					   unsigned long end)
> > >  {
> > > +	range->vma = vma;
> > > +	range->event = event;
> > >  	range->mm = mm;
> > >  	range->start = start;
> > >  	range->end = end;
> > > -	range->flags = 0;
> > > +	range->flags = flags;
> >
> > Which of the "user patch sets" uses the new flags?
> >
> > I'm not seeing that user yet.  In general I don't see anything wrong with the
> > series and I like the idea of telling drivers why the invalidate has fired.
> >
> > But is the flags a future feature?
> 
> It seems that it is used in HMM ODP patch.
> https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/10894281/

AFAICT the flags in that patch are "hmm_range->flags"  not
"mmu_notifier_range->flags"

They are not the same.

Ira

> 
> Thanks
> 
> >
> > For the series:
> >
> > Reviewed-by: Ira Weiny <ira.weiny@...el.com>
> >
> > Ira
> >
> > >  }
> > >
> > >  #define ptep_clear_flush_young_notify(__vma, __address, __ptep)		\
> > > --
> > > 2.20.1
> > >


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