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Date:   Thu, 9 Apr 2020 20:43:49 +0800
From:   Jason Wang <jasowang@...hat.com>
To:     Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>, lingshan.zhu@...el.com
Cc:     "Michael S. Tsirkin" <mst@...hat.com>,
        "linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        kvm list <kvm@...r.kernel.org>,
        virtualization@...ts.linux-foundation.org,
        Networking <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Jason Gunthorpe <jgg@...lanox.com>, maxime.coquelin@...hat.com,
        cunming.liang@...el.com, zhihong.wang@...el.com,
        rob.miller@...adcom.com, xiao.w.wang@...el.com,
        eperezma@...hat.com, lulu@...hat.com,
        Parav Pandit <parav@...lanox.com>, kevin.tian@...el.com,
        Stefan Hajnoczi <stefanha@...hat.com>,
        Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@...radead.org>,
        Christoph Hellwig <hch@...radead.org>, aadam@...hat.com,
        Jiri Pirko <jiri@...lanox.com>, shahafs@...lanox.com,
        hanand@...inx.com, mhabets@...arflare.com, gdawar@...inx.com,
        saugatm@...inx.com, vmireyno@...vell.com,
        zhangweining@...jie.com.cn, Bie Tiwei <tiwei.bie@...el.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH V9 9/9] virtio: Intel IFC VF driver for VDPA


On 2020/4/9 下午6:41, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 26, 2020 at 3:08 PM Jason Wang <jasowang@...hat.com> wrote:
>> From: Zhu Lingshan <lingshan.zhu@...el.com>
>>
>> This commit introduced two layers to drive IFC VF:
>>
>> (1) ifcvf_base layer, which handles IFC VF NIC hardware operations and
>>      configurations.
>>
>> (2) ifcvf_main layer, which complies to VDPA bus framework,
>>      implemented device operations for VDPA bus, handles device probe,
>>      bus attaching, vring operations, etc.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Zhu Lingshan <lingshan.zhu@...el.com>
>> Signed-off-by: Bie Tiwei <tiwei.bie@...el.com>
>> Signed-off-by: Wang Xiao <xiao.w.wang@...el.com>
>> Signed-off-by: Jason Wang <jasowang@...hat.com>
>> +
>> +#define IFCVF_QUEUE_ALIGNMENT  PAGE_SIZE
>> +#define IFCVF_QUEUE_MAX                32768
>> +static u16 ifcvf_vdpa_get_vq_align(struct vdpa_device *vdpa_dev)
>> +{
>> +       return IFCVF_QUEUE_ALIGNMENT;
>> +}
> This fails to build on arm64 with 64kb page size (found in linux-next):
>
> /drivers/vdpa/ifcvf/ifcvf_main.c: In function 'ifcvf_vdpa_get_vq_align':
> arch/arm64/include/asm/page-def.h:17:20: error: conversion from 'long
> unsigned int' to 'u16' {aka 'short unsigned int'} changes value from
> '65536' to '0' [-Werror=overflow]
>     17 | #define PAGE_SIZE  (_AC(1, UL) << PAGE_SHIFT)
>        |                    ^
> drivers/vdpa/ifcvf/ifcvf_base.h:37:31: note: in expansion of macro 'PAGE_SIZE'
>     37 | #define IFCVF_QUEUE_ALIGNMENT PAGE_SIZE
>        |                               ^~~~~~~~~
> drivers/vdpa/ifcvf/ifcvf_main.c:231:9: note: in expansion of macro
> 'IFCVF_QUEUE_ALIGNMENT'
>    231 |  return IFCVF_QUEUE_ALIGNMENT;
>        |         ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>
> It's probably good enough to just not allow the driver to be built in that
> configuration as it's fairly rare but unfortunately there is no simple Kconfig
> symbol for it.


Or I think the 64KB alignment is probably more than enough.

Ling Shan, can we use smaller value here?

Thanks


>
> In a similar driver, we did
>
> config VMXNET3
>          tristate "VMware VMXNET3 ethernet driver"
>          depends on PCI && INET
>          depends on !(PAGE_SIZE_64KB || ARM64_64K_PAGES || \
>                       IA64_PAGE_SIZE_64KB || MICROBLAZE_64K_PAGES || \
>                       PARISC_PAGE_SIZE_64KB || PPC_64K_PAGES)
>
> I think we should probably make PAGE_SIZE_64KB a global symbol
> in arch/Kconfig and have it selected by the other symbols so drivers
> like yours can add a dependency for it.
>
>           Arnd
>

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