Re: [PATCH RFC v2 virtio 3/7] pds_vdpa: virtio bar setup for vdpa

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On Thu, Mar 16, 2023 at 11:25 AM Shannon Nelson <shannon.nelson@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 3/15/23 12:05 AM, Jason Wang wrote:
> > On Thu, Mar 9, 2023 at 9:31 AM Shannon Nelson <shannon.nelson@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>
> >> The PDS vDPA device has a virtio BAR for describing itself, and
> >> the pds_vdpa driver needs to access it.  Here we copy liberally
> >> from the existing drivers/virtio/virtio_pci_modern_dev.c as it
> >> has what we need, but we need to modify it so that it can work
> >> with our device id and so we can use our own DMA mask.
> >
> > By passing a pointer to a customized id probing routine to vp_modern_probe()?
> The only real differences are that we needed to cut out the device id
> checks to use our vDPA VF device id, and remove
> dma_set_mask_and_coherent() because we need a different DMA_BIT_MASK().
> Maybe a function pointer to something that can validate the device id,
> and a bitmask for setting DMA mapping; if they are 0/NULL, use the
> default device id check and DMA mask.
> Adding them as extra arguments to the function call seems a bit messy,
> maybe add them to the struct virtio_pci_modern_device and the caller can
> set them as overrides if needed?
> struct virtio_pci_modern_device {
>         ...
>         int (*device_id_check_override(struct pci_dev *pdev));
>         u64 dma_mask_override;
> }

Looks fine.


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