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From: Logan Gunthorpe <logang@deltatee.com>
To: Max Gurtovoy <maxg@mellanox.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linux-nvme@lists.infradead.org,
	linux-block@vger.kernel.org, linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>, Sagi Grimberg <sagi@grimberg.me>,
	Keith Busch <kbusch@kernel.org>, Jens Axboe <axboe@fb.com>,
	Chaitanya Kulkarni <Chaitanya.Kulkarni@wdc.com>,
	Stephen Bates <sbates@raithlin.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7 01/14] nvme-core: introduce nvme_ctrl_get_by_path()
Date: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:59:39 -0600
Message-ID: <3dc99450-bd6d-b994-4b4c-1af225565c2f@deltatee.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <563baec2-61f6-5705-d751-1eee75370e66@mellanox.com>



On 2019-08-15 5:46 a.m., Max Gurtovoy wrote:
> 
> On 8/2/2019 2:45 AM, Logan Gunthorpe wrote:
>> nvme_ctrl_get_by_path() is analagous to blkdev_get_by_path() except it
>> gets a struct nvme_ctrl from the path to its char dev (/dev/nvme0).
>> It makes use of filp_open() to open the file and uses the private
>> data to obtain a pointer to the struct nvme_ctrl. If the fops of the
>> file do not match, -EINVAL is returned.
>>
>> The purpose of this function is to support NVMe-OF target passthru.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Logan Gunthorpe <logang@deltatee.com>
>> ---
>>   drivers/nvme/host/core.c | 24 ++++++++++++++++++++++++
>>   drivers/nvme/host/nvme.h |  2 ++
>>   2 files changed, 26 insertions(+)
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/nvme/host/core.c b/drivers/nvme/host/core.c
>> index e6ee6f2a3da6..f72334f34a30 100644
>> --- a/drivers/nvme/host/core.c
>> +++ b/drivers/nvme/host/core.c
>> @@ -2817,6 +2817,30 @@ static const struct file_operations
>> nvme_dev_fops = {
>>       .compat_ioctl    = nvme_dev_ioctl,
>>   };
>>   +struct nvme_ctrl *nvme_ctrl_get_by_path(const char *path)
>> +{
>> +    struct nvme_ctrl *ctrl;
>> +    struct file *f;
>> +
>> +    f = filp_open(path, O_RDWR, 0);
>> +    if (IS_ERR(f))
>> +        return ERR_CAST(f);
>> +
>> +    if (f->f_op != &nvme_dev_fops) {
>> +        ctrl = ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
>> +        goto out_close;
>> +    }
> 
> Logan,
> 
> this means that the PT is for nvme-pci and also nvme-fabrics as well.
> 
> Is this the intention ? or we want to restrict it to pci only.

Yes, in theory, someone could passthru an nvme-fabrics controller or
they could passthru a passthru'd passthru'd nvme-fabrics controller.
This probably isn't a good idea but I don't know that we need to
specifically reject it. If you think we should I could figure out a way
to filter by pci controllers only.

Logan

  reply index

Thread overview: 34+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-08-01 23:44 [PATCH v7 00/14] nvmet: add target passthru commands support Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 01/14] nvme-core: introduce nvme_ctrl_get_by_path() Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-14 14:20   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-15 11:46   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-15 15:59     ` Logan Gunthorpe [this message]
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 02/14] nvme-core: export existing ctrl and ns interfaces Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 03/14] nvmet: add return value to nvmet_add_async_event() Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-14 14:26   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-14 16:59     ` Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 04/14] nvmet: make nvmet_copy_ns_identifier() non-static Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-14 14:29   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-15  7:15     ` Chaitanya Kulkarni
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 05/14] nvmet-passthru: update KConfig with config passthru option Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-14 14:31   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 06/14] nvmet-passthru: add passthru code to process commands Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 07/14] nvmet-passthru: add enable/disable helpers Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-15 12:20   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-15 16:02     ` Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 08/14] nvmet-core: allow one host per passthru-ctrl Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-15 12:36   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-15 16:06     ` Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-18 10:33       ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-22  0:09         ` Sagi Grimberg
2019-08-22  8:50           ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-22 17:41             ` Sagi Grimberg
2019-08-22 19:17               ` Sagi Grimberg
2019-08-22 19:41                 ` Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 09/14] nvmet-core: don't check the data len for pt-ctrl Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 10/14] nvmet-tcp: don't check data_len in nvmet_tcp_map_data() Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 11/14] nvmet-configfs: introduce passthru configfs interface Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-15 12:46   ` Max Gurtovoy
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 12/14] block: don't check blk_rq_is_passthrough() in blk_do_io_stat() Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 13/14] block: call blk_account_io_start() in blk_execute_rq_nowait() Logan Gunthorpe
2019-08-01 23:45 ` [PATCH v7 14/14] nvmet-passthru: support block accounting Logan Gunthorpe

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