[07/15] powerpc/powernv: Add support for the cxl kernel api on the real phb

Michael Ellerman mpe at ellerman.id.au
Fri Jul 15 20:53:14 AEST 2016

On Wed, 2016-13-07 at 21:17:06 UTC, Ian Munsie wrote:
> From: Ian Munsie <imunsie at au1.ibm.com>
> This adds support for the peer model of the cxl kernel api to the
> PowerNV PHB, in which physical function 0 represents the cxl function on
> the card (an XSL in the case of the CX4), which other physical functions
> will use for memory access and interrupt services. It is referred to as
> the peer model as these functions are peers of one another, as opposed
> to the Virtual PHB model which forms a hierarchy.
> This patch exports APIs to enable the peer mode, check if a PCI device
> is attached to a PHB in this mode, and to set and get the peer AFU for
> this mode.
> The cxl driver will enable this mode for supported cards by calling
> pnv_cxl_enable_phb_kernel_api(). This will set a flag in the PHB to note
> that this mode is enabled, and switch out it's controller_ops for the
> cxl version.
> The cxl version of the controller_ops struct implements it's own
> versions of the enable_device_hook and release_device to handle
> refcounting on the peer AFU and to allocate a default context for the
> device.
> Once enabled, the cxl kernel API may not be disabled on a PHB. Currently
> there is no safe way to disable cxl mode short of a reboot, so until
> that changes there is no reason to support the disable path.
> Signed-off-by: Ian Munsie <imunsie at au1.ibm.com>
> Reviewed-by: Andrew Donnellan <andrew.donnellan at au1.ibm.com>

Applied to powerpc next, thanks.



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