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Date:   Wed, 13 May 2020 13:11:40 +0200
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:     Geert Uytterhoeven <>
Cc:     Jens Axboe <>, Ulf Hansson <>,
        Christoph Hellwig <>,
        Sergei Shtylyov <>,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ata: sata_rcar: Fix DMA boundary mask

On Wed, May 13, 2020 at 01:04:26PM +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> Before commit 9495b7e92f716ab2 ("driver core: platform: Initialize
> dma_parms for platform devices"), the R-Car SATA device didn't have DMA
> parameters.  Hence the DMA boundary mask supplied by its driver was
> silently ignored, as __scsi_init_queue() doesn't check the return value
> of dma_set_seg_boundary(), and the default value of 0xffffffff was used.
> Now the device has gained DMA parameters, the driver-supplied value is
> used, and the following warning is printed on Salvator-XS:
>     DMA-API: sata_rcar ee300000.sata: mapping sg segment across boundary [start=0x00000000ffffe000] [end=0x00000000ffffefff] [boundary=0x000000001ffffffe]
>     WARNING: CPU: 5 PID: 38 at kernel/dma/debug.c:1233 debug_dma_map_sg+0x298/0x300
> (the range of start/end values depend on whether IOMMU support is
>  enabled or not)
> The issue here is that SATA_RCAR_DMA_BOUNDARY doesn't have bit 0 set, so
> any typical end value, which is odd, will trigger the check.
> Fix this by increasing the DMA boundary value by 1.
> Fixes: 8bfbeed58665dbbf ("sata_rcar: correct 'sata_rcar_sht'")
> Fixes: 9495b7e92f716ab2 ("driver core: platform: Initialize dma_parms for platform devices")
> Signed-off-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <>

Cc: stable <>
Reviewed-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>

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