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Date:   Wed, 02 Sep 2020 16:08:31 -0700 (PDT)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2 4/9] gve: Add support for dma_mask register

From: David Awogbemila <>
Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2020 11:42:37 -0700

> I don't think there is a specific 24-bit device in mind here, only
> that we have seen 32-bit addressing use cases where the guest ran out
> of SWIOTLB space and restricting to GFP_DMA32 helped.. so we thought
> it would be natural for the driver to handle the 24 bit case in case
> it ever came along.

You should add such support when the situation presents itself, rather
than prematurely like this.

Thank you.

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