Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xen/pci: Don't build Xen pci code for ARM and ARM64

From: Julien Grall
Date: Mon Sep 28 2015 - 10:24:52 EST

On 28/09/15 15:02, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
> On 09/28/2015 09:59 AM, Julien Grall wrote:
>> Hi David,
>> On 28/09/15 14:52, David Vrabel wrote:
>>> On 28/09/15 14:30, Julien Grall wrote:
>>>> The PCI support for Xen doesn't compile on ARM/ARM64 when
>>>> drivers/xen/pci.c:31:25: fatal error: asm/pci_x86.h: No such file or
>>>> directory
>>>> #include <asm/pci_x86.h>
>>>> Although, Xen is not currently involved in PCI management for
>>>> ARM/ARM64.
>>>> There is plan to support it, but it would require some changes in Linux
>>>> side.
>>>> For now, introduce a new config options XEN_PCI which will be turned
>>>> off
>>>> for ARM platform.
>>> Since PCI_MMCONFIG isn't x86 specific and its use in drivers/xen/pci.c
>>> is, can you fix this by changing to #ifdef CONFIG_X86?
>> Well, it may be possible that we need this code for ARM/ARM64.
>> From the origin thread [1], it wasn't clear what is the correct
>> solution. So I think that disabling the Xen PCI code for now is the
>> right solution.
>> Note, that it's still possible to use PCI in DOM0 on ARM64 platform
>> without this code.
>> Regards,
>> [1]
> Can we then implement Robert's proposals from that thread and have an
> arch function for pci_probe? It will be a nop on ARM. (I think that was
> the only problem here).

Hmmmm. It looks like that the mmconfig is not yet supported upstream for
ARM64. So even with arch function for pci_probe so it won't work.

I hit the compilation issue on a 4.2 with patched applied for some
hardware enablement. Some of them if for mmconfig.

I should have check it before sending it. Sorry for the noise.


Julien Grall
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