On 2020-07-17 10:20, Sebastian Ott via iommu wrote:
On 2020-07-10 14:31, Joerg Roedel wrote:
On Wed, Jul 01, 2020 at 12:46:31AM +0200, Sebastian Ott wrote:
The IVRS ACPI table specifies maximum address sizes for I/O virtual
addresses that can be handled by the IOMMUs in the system. Parse that
data from the IVRS header to provide aperture information for DMA
mappings and users of the iommu API.
Changes for V2:
- use limits in iommu_setup_dma_ops()
- rebased to current upstream
Sebastian Ott (3):
iommu/amd: Parse supported address sizes from IVRS
iommu/amd: Restrict aperture for domains to conform with IVRS
iommu/amd: Actually enforce geometry aperture
Thanks for the changes. May I ask what the reason for those changes are?
AFAIK all AMD IOMMU implementations (in hardware) support full 64bit
address spaces, and the IVRS table might actually be wrong, limiting the
address space in the worst case to only 32 bit.
It's not the IOMMU, but we've encountered devices that are capable of
32- but less than 64- bit IOVA, and there's no way to express that to
allocator in the PCIe spec. Our solution was to have our platforms
IVRS entry that says the IOMMU is capable of 48-bit, which these devices
48 bits is plenty of address space in this generation for the
application we have.
Hmm, for constraints of individual devices, it should really be their
drivers' job to call dma_set_mask*() with the appropriate value in the
first place rather than just assuming that 64 means anything >32. If
it's a case where the device itself technically is 64-bit capable, but
an upstream bridge is constraining it, then that limit can also be
described either by dedicated firmware properties (e.g. ACPI _DMA) or
with a quirk like via_no_dac().
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