Re: [PATCH 2/5] swiotlb: Add is_swiotlb_active() function

From: Joerg Roedel
Date: Thu Jan 24 2019 - 03:29:28 EST

On Wed, Jan 23, 2019 at 10:27:55PM +0100, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 23, 2019 at 05:30:46PM +0100, Joerg Roedel wrote:
> > +bool is_swiotlb_active(void)
> > +{
> > + return !no_iotlb_memory;
> > +}
> As I've just introduced and fixed a bug in this area in the current
> cycle - I don't think no_iotlb_memory is what your want (and maybe
> not useful at all): if the arch valls swiotlb_exit after previously
> initializing a buffer it won't be set. You probably want to check
> for non-zero io_tlb_start and/or io_tlb_end.

Okay, but that requires that I also set io_tlb_start and friends back to
zero in the failure path of swiotlb_init(). Otherwise it could be left
non-zero in case swiotlb_init_with_tbl() returns an error.