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From: Jiang Liu <liuj97 <at> gmail.com>
Subject: [RFC PATCH v2 0/7] dmaengine: enhance dmaengine to support DMA device hotplug
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.kernel
Date: Monday 14th May 2012 13:47:02 UTC (over 4 years ago)
From: Jiang Liu 

From: Jiang Liu 

This patch set enhances the dmaengine core and its clients to support
hot-removal of DMA devices at runtime, especially for IOAT devices.

Intel IOAT (Crystal Beach) devices are often built into PCIe root complex.
When hot-plugging a PCI root complex (IOH) on Intel Nehalem/Westmere
platforms, all IOAT devices built in the IOH must be handled first.
For future Intel processors with Integrated IOH (IIO), IOAT device will
get involved even when hot-plugging physical processors.

The dmaengine core already supports hot-add of IOAT devices, but
of IOAT devices is still unsupported due to a design limiation in the
dmaengine core.

Currently dmaengine has an assumption that DMA devices could only be
deregistered when there's no any clients making use of DMA devices.
So dma_async_device_unregister() is designed to be called by DMA device
driver's module_exit routines only. But the ioatdma driver doesn't
conform to that rule, it calls dma_async_device_unregister() from its
driver detaching routine instead of module_exit routine.

This patch set enhances the dmaengine core to support DMA device hotplug,
so that dma_async_device_unregister() could be called by DMA driver's
detach routines to hot-remove DMA devices at runtime. It also tries
to optimize DMA channel allocation policy according to NUMA affinity.

v2: use percpu counter for channel reference count to avoid polluting
    global shared cachelines

echo 0000:80:16.7 > /sys/bus/pci/drivers/ioatdma/unbind
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: Removing dma and dca services
------------[ cut here ]------------
WARNING: at drivers/dma/dmaengine.c:831
dma_async_device_unregister+0xd5/0xf0() (Tainted: G          
---------------- T)
Hardware name: System x3850 X5 -[7143O3G]-
dma_async_device_unregister called while 17 clients hold a reference
Modules linked in: ebtable_nat ebtables ipt_MASQUERADE iptable_nat nf_nat
xt_CHECKSUM iptable_mangle bridge stp llc autofs4 sunrpc cpufreq_ondemand
acpi_cpufreq freq_table mperf ipt_REJECT nf_conntrack_ipv4 nf_defrag_ipv4
iptable_filter ip_tables ip6t_REJECT nf_conntrack_ipv6 nf_defrag_ipv6
xt_state nf_conntrack ip6table_filter ip6_tables ipv6 vfat fat vhost_net
macvtap macvlan tun kvm_intel kvm uinput microcode sg serio_raw cdc_ether
usbnet mii be2net i2c_i801 i2c_core iTCO_wdt iTCO_vendor_support shpchp
i7core_edac edac_core ioatdma igb dca e1000e bnx2 ext4 mbcache jbd2 sr_mod
cdrom sd_mod crc_t10dif qla2xxx pmcraid pata_acpi ata_generic ata_piix
bfa(T) scsi_transport_fc scsi_tgt megaraid_sas dm_mirror dm_region_hash
dm_log dm_mod [last unloaded: scsi_wait_scan]
Pid: 5143, comm: bash Tainted: G           ---------------- T
2.6.32-220.el6.x86_64 #1
Call Trace:
 [] ? warn_slowpath_common+0x87/0xc0
 [] ? warn_slowpath_fmt+0x46/0x50
 [] ? dma_async_device_unregister+0xd5/0xf0
 [] ? ioat_dma_remove+0x28/0x4a [ioatdma]
 [] ? ioat_remove+0x82/0x8a [ioatdma]
 [] ? pci_device_remove+0x37/0x70
 [] ? __device_release_driver+0x6f/0xe0
 [] ? device_release_driver+0x2d/0x40
 [] ? driver_unbind+0xa1/0xc0
 [] ? drv_attr_store+0x2c/0x30
 [] ? sysfs_write_file+0xe5/0x170
 [] ? vfs_write+0xb8/0x1a0
 [] ? audit_syscall_entry+0x272/0x2a0
 [] ? sys_write+0x51/0x90
 [] ? system_call_fastpath+0x16/0x1b
---[ end trace 436e184dbc830d94 ]---
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: dma_pool_destroy dma_desc_pool, ffff881073536000 busy
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: dma_pool_destroy dma_desc_pool, ffff881073533000 busy
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: dma_pool_destroy dma_desc_pool, ffff88107352f000 busy
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: dma_pool_destroy dma_desc_pool, ffff88107352c000 busy
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: dma_pool_destroy dma_desc_pool, ffff881073529000 busy
ioatdma 0000:80:16.7: dma_pool_destroy completion_pool, ffff881073527000

Jiang Liu (7):
  dmaengine: enhance DMA channel reference count management
  dmaengine: rebalance DMA channels when CPU hotplug happens
  dmaengine: enhance dmaengine to support DMA device hotplug
  dmaengine: enhance network subsystem to support DMA device hotplug
  dmaengine: enhance ASYNC_TX subsystem to support DMA device hotplug
  dmaengine: introduce CONFIG_DMA_ENGINE_HOTPLUG for DMA device hotplug
  dmaengine: assign DMA channel to CPU according to NUMA affinity

 crypto/async_tx/async_memcpy.c      |    2 +
 crypto/async_tx/async_memset.c      |    2 +
 crypto/async_tx/async_pq.c          |   10 +-
 crypto/async_tx/async_raid6_recov.c |    8 +-
 crypto/async_tx/async_tx.c          |    6 +-
 crypto/async_tx/async_xor.c         |   13 +-
 drivers/dma/Kconfig                 |    6 +
 drivers/dma/dmaengine.c             |  360
 include/linux/async_tx.h            |   13 ++
 include/linux/dmaengine.h           |   43 ++++-
 include/net/netdma.h                |   26 +++
 net/ipv4/tcp.c                      |   10 +-
 net/ipv4/tcp_input.c                |    5 +-
 net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c                 |    4 +-
 net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c                 |    4 +-
 15 files changed, 350 insertions(+), 162 deletions(-)

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