Re: [PATCH v11 08/10] OF: PCI: Add support for parsing PCI host bridge resources from DT

From: Arnd Bergmann
Date: Tue Sep 23 2014 - 03:57:07 EST

On Monday 22 September 2014 12:43:17 Liviu Dudau wrote:
> >
> > From e798af4fc2f664d1aff7e863489b8298f90e716e Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> > From: Robert Richter <rrichter@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > Date: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:46:01 +0200
> > Subject: [PATCH] OF: PCI: Fix creation of mem-mapped pci host bridges
> >
> > The pci host bridge was not created if io_base was not set when
> > calling of_pci_get_host_bridge_resources(). This is esp. the case for
> > mem-mapped io (IORESOURCE_MEM). This patch fixes this. Function
> > parameter io_base is optional now.
> I think the message is misleading. What you want to do is make io_base
> optional for the case where the PCI host bridge only expects to have only
> IORESOURCE_MEM ranges and doesn't care about IORESOURCE_IO ones.
> As I'm going to touch this area again to address a comment from Bjorn,
> do you mind if I roll this patch into mine with your Signed-off-by and
> the mention that you have made io_base optional?

I think the best way to deal with this is to move the check for
io_base down into the place where it is used: As long as the DT only
specifies IORESOURCE_MEM windows, we don't need to look at io_base,
but if the host controller driver does not support IORESOURCE_IO
while the DT specifies it, I guess it would be nice to return an

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