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From: Wei Liu <wei.liu2@citrix.com>
To: Julien Grall <julien.grall@arm.com>
Cc: edgar.iglesias@xilinx.com,
	"Edgar E. Iglesias" <edgar.iglesias@gmail.com>,
	sstabellini@kernel.org, Wei Liu <wei.liu2@citrix.com>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH for-4.7 1/1] xen/arm: Rename map_regions_rw_cache and use p2m.default_access
Date: Wed, 8 Jun 2016 09:25:59 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20160608082559.GC17632@citrix.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <a0ab2eb9-f757-46d1-df84-7886ef304b61@arm.com>

On Wed, Jun 08, 2016 at 09:22:56AM +0100, Julien Grall wrote:
> Hi Wei,
> On 08/06/2016 09:17, Wei Liu wrote:
> >On Wed, Jun 08, 2016 at 02:15:27AM +0200, Edgar E. Iglesias wrote:
> >>From: "Edgar E. Iglesias" <edgar.iglesias@xilinx.com>
> >>
> >>Rename map_regions_rw_cache to map_regions_cache and make it use
> >>p2m.default_access.
> >>
> >>Suggested-by: Julien Grall <julien.grall@arm.com>
> >>Signed-off-by: Edgar E. Iglesias <edgar.iglesias@xilinx.com>
> >
> >I don't think this is absolutely necessary for 4.7.
> >
> >On the other hand, it is just straight renaming, which should be quite
> >safe.
> This patch does not only contain a renaming, it also contain a change to fix
> the default memaccess attribute.

Oops, I missed that.

In that case this is a good reason to wait post-4.7.

> However, I don't see why we should rename the function to map_regions_cache
> given this will always map the region Read-Write (p2m_mmio_direct prevents
> the execution of the memory).
> >If I can get an ack or review from maintainers and confirmation that it
> >doesn't break ARM build within today, we can shovel this in; otherwise
> >it needs to wait for next version of Xen.
> I would wait for a backport here. Stefano, any opinions?
> Regards,
> -- 
> Julien Grall

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  reply	other threads:[~2016-06-08  8:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-06-08  0:15 Edgar E. Iglesias
2016-06-08  8:17 ` Wei Liu
2016-06-08  8:22   ` Julien Grall
2016-06-08  8:25     ` Wei Liu [this message]
2016-06-08  9:36     ` Stefano Stabellini
2016-06-09 15:55       ` Edgar E. Iglesias
2016-06-08  8:24 ` Julien Grall

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