RE: [PATCH v2 00/24] xl / libxl: named PCI pass-through devices

Paul Durrant posted 24 patches 1 week, 4 days ago
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RE: [PATCH v2 00/24] xl / libxl: named PCI pass-through devices

Posted by Paul Durrant 1 week, 4 days ago
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Oleksandr Andrushchenko <Oleksandr_Andrushchenko@epam.com>
> Sent: 16 November 2020 10:34
> To: Paul Durrant <paul@xen.org>; xen-devel@lists.xenproject.org
> Cc: Paul Durrant <pdurrant@amazon.com>; Anthony PERARD <anthony.perard@citrix.com>; Christian Lindig
> <christian.lindig@citrix.com>; David Scott <dave@recoil.org>; George Dunlap
> <george.dunlap@citrix.com>; Ian Jackson <iwj@xenproject.org>; Nick Rosbrook <rosbrookn@ainfosec.com>;
> Wei Liu <wl@xen.org>
> Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 00/24] xl / libxl: named PCI pass-through devices
> 
> Hi, Paul!
> 
> On 11/10/20 7:51 PM, Paul Durrant wrote:
> > From: Paul Durrant <pdurrant@amazon.com>
> >
> > Paul Durrant (24):
> >    xl / libxl: s/pcidev/pci and remove DEFINE_DEVICE_TYPE_STRUCT_X
> >    libxl: use LIBXL_DEFINE_DEVICE_LIST for pci devices
> >    libxl: use LIBXL_DEFINE_DEVICE_LIST for nic devices
> >    libxl: s/detatched/detached in libxl_pci.c
> >    libxl: remove extraneous arguments to do_pci_remove() in libxl_pci.c
> >    libxl: stop using aodev->device_config in libxl__device_pci_add()...
> >    libxl: generalise 'driver_path' xenstore access functions in
> >      libxl_pci.c
> >    libxl: remove unnecessary check from libxl__device_pci_add()
> >    libxl: remove get_all_assigned_devices() from libxl_pci.c
> >    libxl: make sure callers of libxl_device_pci_list() free the list
> >      after use
> >    libxl: add libxl_device_pci_assignable_list_free()...
> >    libxl: use COMPARE_PCI() macro is_pci_in_array()...
> >    libxl: add/recover 'rdm_policy' to/from PCI backend in xenstore
> >    libxl: Make sure devices added by pci-attach are reflected in the
> >      config
> >    docs/man: extract documentation of PCI_SPEC_STRING from the xl.cfg
> >      manpage...
> >    docs/man: improve documentation of PCI_SPEC_STRING...
> >    docs/man: fix xl(1) documentation for 'pci' operations
> >    libxl: introduce 'libxl_pci_bdf' in the idl...
> >    libxlu: introduce xlu_pci_parse_spec_string()
> >    libxl: modify
> >      libxl_device_pci_assignable_add/remove/list/list_free()...
> >    docs/man: modify xl(1) in preparation for naming of assignable devices
> >    xl / libxl: support naming of assignable devices
> >    docs/man: modify xl-pci-configuration(5) to add 'name' field to
> >      PCI_SPEC_STRING
> >    xl / libxl: support 'xl pci-attach/detach' by name
> >
> >   docs/man/xl-pci-configuration.5.pod  |  218 ++++++
> >   docs/man/xl.1.pod.in                 |   39 +-
> >   docs/man/xl.cfg.5.pod.in             |   68 +-
> >   tools/golang/xenlight/helpers.gen.go |   77 +-
> >   tools/golang/xenlight/types.gen.go   |    8 +-
> >   tools/include/libxl.h                |   67 +-
> >   tools/include/libxlutil.h            |    8 +-
> >   tools/libs/light/libxl_create.c      |    6 +-
> >   tools/libs/light/libxl_dm.c          |   18 +-
> >   tools/libs/light/libxl_internal.h    |   53 +-
> >   tools/libs/light/libxl_nic.c         |   19 +-
> >   tools/libs/light/libxl_pci.c         | 1030 ++++++++++++++------------
> >   tools/libs/light/libxl_types.idl     |   19 +-
> >   tools/libs/util/libxlu_pci.c         |  379 +++++-----
> >   tools/ocaml/libs/xl/xenlight_stubs.c |   19 +-
> >   tools/xl/xl_cmdtable.c               |   16 +-
> >   tools/xl/xl_parse.c                  |   28 +-
> >   tools/xl/xl_pci.c                    |  159 ++--
> >   tools/xl/xl_sxp.c                    |   12 +-
> >   19 files changed, 1308 insertions(+), 935 deletions(-)
> >   create mode 100644 docs/man/xl-pci-configuration.5.pod
> 
> Patches 1-18:
> 
> Reviewed-by: Oleksandr Andrushchenko <oleksandr_andrushchenko@epam.com>
> 
> (I'll probably review more later as time allows).
> 
> 
> I would like to ask the respective maintainers to look at this series as, in the light of the
> 
> upcoming changes for ARM PCI passthrough, these changes greatly help in adapting the
> 
> code for ARM
> 

FWIW, I believe there is still an issue in one of the patches (probably patch #14) which has caused problems for pass-through of multiple devices. I will debug that in the next couple of days and post v3.

  Paul

> Thank you,
> 
> Oleksandr
> 
> > ---
> > Cc: Anthony PERARD <anthony.perard@citrix.com>
> > Cc: Christian Lindig <christian.lindig@citrix.com>
> > Cc: David Scott <dave@recoil.org>
> > Cc: George Dunlap <george.dunlap@citrix.com>
> > Cc: Ian Jackson <iwj@xenproject.org>
> > Cc: Nick Rosbrook <rosbrookn@ainfosec.com>
> > Cc: Wei Liu <wl@xen.org>