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Re: [Xen-devel] [v6][PATCH 2/2] xen:vtd: missing RMRR mapping while share EPT

>>> On 30.07.14 at 12:40, <tiejun.chen@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2014/7/30 18:25, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>>>> On 30.07.14 at 11:40, <tiejun.chen@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>   From what those codes mean, it just return regardless whether they
>>> really conflict. And this is just a good assumption, so if I'm
>>> understanding this properly, actually our patches do this thing
>>> precisely because we further check if this assumption is true, then take
>>> necessary actions.
>> Except that the pointed out check prevents the code you modify
>> from being reached at all, i.e. as long as that check is there it
>> doesn't matter (for any passed through USB device) what action
>> rmrr_identity_mapping() takes.
> Sorry, what do you mean?
>  From my point of view these two patches should be better than drop 
> simply RMRR for any PT USB device no matter if its really necessary.

I mean that for USB devices your patches change nothing without
said check also getting removed.


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