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From: Stefano Panella <>
To: David Vrabel <>
Cc: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <>,
	"" <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 1/1] XEN: Use correct masking in xen_swiotlb_alloc_coherent.
Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2012 16:12:25 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 09/04/2012 03:55 PM, David Vrabel wrote:
> On 04/09/12 15:37, Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk wrote:
>> On Tue, Sep 04, 2012 at 03:07:42PM +0100, Stefano Panella wrote:
>>> So if hwdev->coherent_dma_mask is set to 0xffffffffffffffff our dma_mask will
>>> be u64 set to 0xffffffffffffffff even if we set it to DMA_BIT_MASK(32) previously.
>> That is what I was missing. Let me include that in the git commit and also
>> put this patch on the stable tree.
> Note that this appears to be a work around for a bug in the sound system
> or Intel HDA device driver which is incorrectly truncating a dma_addr_t
> to a u32.  So by ensuring a DMA_BIT_MASK(32) when the dma_addr_t is
> truncated it still works.
> David
Sorry David, I am not completely sure I understand your argument in 
favour of a bug in the
sound system or Intel HDA device driver. Could you please elaborate more 
in detail about this?



  reply	other threads:[~2012-09-04 15:12 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-08-31  9:57 [PATCH 1/1] XEN: Use correct masking in xen_swiotlb_alloc_coherent Stefano Panella
2012-08-31 12:47 ` [Xen-devel] " David Vrabel
2012-08-31 16:40   ` Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2012-09-04 14:07     ` Stefano Panella
2012-09-04 14:37       ` Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2012-09-04 14:55         ` David Vrabel
2012-09-04 15:12           ` Stefano Panella [this message]
2012-09-04 16:44             ` David Vrabel
2012-09-04 16:40               ` Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2012-09-05 13:13                 ` Stefano Panella
2012-09-05 14:33       ` Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk

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