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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v3 10/24] xen/arm: gic: Add sanity checks gic_route_irq_to_guest

Hi Ian,

On 23/02/15 15:20, Ian Campbell wrote:
> On Fri, 2015-02-20 at 17:28 +0000, Julien Grall wrote:
>> The priority is controlled by route_irq_to_guest and set statically
>> using GIC_PRI_IRQ.
>> If we decide to hardcoded the priority here, we should drop the
>> parameter on gic_route_irq_guest. But not keeping both.
> There is a middle ground, which is for guest-routed IRQs to be allowed a
> subset of the real priorities, but until those associated checks are in
> place I think hardcoding in gic_route_irq_to_guest leaves less scope for
> mistakes.

The interface for routing an IRQ to xen (gic_route_irq_to_xen) is taking
the priority in parameter.

I would prefer if we keep the same interface for guest and then hardcode
the value in route_irq_to_guest.


Julien Grall

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