On Thu, Jun 30, 2022 at 03:50:10PM -0600, Logan Gunthorpe wrote: > Oh, it turns out this code has nothing to do with REQ_NOMERGE. It's used > indirectly in bio_map_user_iov() and __bio_iov_iter_get_pages() when > adding pages to the bio via page_is_mergeable(). So it's not about > requests being merged it's about pages being merged.
Oh, true. > So I'm not sure how we can avoid this, but it only happens when two > adjacent pages are added to the same bio in a row, so I don't think it's > that common, but the check can probably be moved down so it happens > after the same_page check to make it a little less common. Yes, looks like we have to keep it. _______________________________________________ iommu mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/mailman/listinfo/iommu