With allen's patch, both vt-d and sr-iov can work now. Thanks allen.
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> [mailto:xen-devel-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Tim Deegan
> Sent: Wednesday, September 01, 2010 4:57 PM
> To: Kay, Allen M
> Cc: Christoph Egger; xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; Keir Fraser
> Subject: [Xen-devel] Re: [PATCH] re-enable HVM PCI passthrough functionality
> At 17:13 +0100 on 31 Aug (1283274786), Kay, Allen M wrote:
> > I have updated the patch to indicate valid_mfn() cannot be used here
> > as MMIO pages are always above max_mem. Also added sanity checking
> > for type == p2m_mmio_direct before clearing page table entry. This
> > should fix both VT-d and SR-IOV issues reported recently as there are
> > no SR-IOV specific code in Xen. As far as Xen is concern, SR-IOV
> > virtual function is just another PCI device.
> Applied; thanks for the fix.
> > Signed-off-by: Allen Kay allen.m.kay@xxxxxxxxx
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Christoph Egger [mailto:Christoph.Egger@xxxxxxx]
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2010 2:35 AM
> > To: Tim Deegan
> > Cc: Kay, Allen M; xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; Keir Fraser
> > Subject: Re: [PATCH] re-enable HVM PCI passthrough functionality
> > On Tuesday 31 August 2010 11:17:27 Tim Deegan wrote:
> > > At 02:58 +0100 on 31 Aug (1283223494), Kay, Allen M wrote:
> > > > Attached patch reverts back to INVALID_MFN. PCI passthrough
> > > > functionality works with this patch.
> > >
> > > Apologies for missing this - I did ask for this enormous patch to
> > > contain only what it said on the tin (and I did read it to check!) but
> > > this one got through.
> > Also apologies from my side. I did what Tim requested for, but that
> > one slipped through.
> > > > Signed-off-by: Allen Kay allen.m.kay@xxxxxxxxx
> > >
> > > This is fine, but please add a comment explaining the rather subtle use
> > > of INVALID_MFN here so the next tidy-minded person doesn't "fix" it
> > > again. :)
> > >
> > > In fact would it be better to check the returned type == p2m_mmio_direct
> > > instead? That seems like it would fit better with the intention. Or
> > > do other callers use this to clean non-mmio entries too?
> > I'm interested in if this patch fixes the SR-IOV issue. We are still about
> > investigation...
> > Christoph
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