[PATCH 0/3 v11] add reserved e820 ranges to the kdump kernel e820 table

lijiang lijiang at redhat.com
Tue May 28 00:30:21 PDT 2019


Hi, Boris and Thomas

Could you give me any suggestions about this patch series? Other reviewers?

Thanks.
Lianbo

在 2019年04月23日 09:30, Lianbo Jiang 写道:
> This patchset did three things:
> 
> a). x86/e820, resource: add a new I/O resource descriptor 'IORES_DESC_
>     RESERVED'
> 
> b). x86/mm: change the check condition in SEV because a new descriptor is
>     introduced
> 
> c). x86/kexec_file: add reserved e820 ranges to kdump kernel e820 table
> 
> Changes since v1:
> 1. Modified the value of flags to "0", when walking through the whole
> tree for e820 reserved ranges.
> 
> Changes since v2:
> 1. Modified the value of flags to "0", when walking through the whole
> tree for e820 reserved ranges.
> 2. Modified the invalid SOB chain issue.
> 
> Changes since v3:
> 1. Dropped [PATCH 1/3 v3] resource: fix an error which walks through iomem
>    resources. Please refer to this commit <010a93bf97c7> "resource: Fix
>    find_next_iomem_res() iteration issue"
> 
> Changes since v4:
> 1. Improve the patch log, and add kernel log.
> 
> Changes since v5:
> 1. Rewrite these patches log.
> 
> Changes since v6:
> 1. Modify the [PATCH 1/2], and add the new I/O resource descriptor
>    'IORES_DESC_RESERVED' for the iomem resources search interfaces,
>    and also updates these codes relates to 'IORES_DESC_NONE'.
> 2. Modify the [PATCH 2/2], and walk through io resource based on the
>    new descriptor 'IORES_DESC_RESERVED'.
> 3. Update patch log.
> 
> Changes since v7:
> 1. Improve patch log.
> 2. Improve this function __ioremap_check_desc_other().
> 3. Modify code comment in the __ioremap_check_desc_other()
> 
> Changes since v8:
> 1. Get rid of all changes about ia64.(Borislav's suggestion)
> 2. Change the examination condition to the 'IORES_DESC_ACPI_*'.
> 3. Modify the signature. This patch(add the new I/O resource
>    descriptor 'IORES_DESC_RESERVED') was suggested by Boris.
> 
> Changes since v9:
> 1. Improve patch log.
> 2. No need to modify the kernel/resource.c, so correct them.
> 3. Change the name of the __ioremap_check_desc_other() to
>    __ioremap_check_desc_none_and_reserved(), and modify the
>    check condition, add comment above it.
> 
> Changes since v10:
> 1. Split them into three patches, the second patch is currently added.
> 2. Change struct ioremap_mem_flags to struct ioremap_desc and redefine
> it.
> 3. Change the name of the __ioremap_check_desc_other() to
> __ioremap_check_desc().
> 4. Change the check condition in SEV and also improve them.
> 5. Modify the return value for some functions.
> 
> Lianbo Jiang (3):
>   x86/e820, resource: add a new I/O resource descriptor
>     'IORES_DESC_RESERVED'
>   x86/mm: change the check condition in SEV because a new descriptor is
>     introduced
>   x86/kexec_file: add reserved e820 ranges to kdump kernel e820 table
> 
>  arch/x86/kernel/crash.c |  6 +++++
>  arch/x86/kernel/e820.c  |  2 +-
>  arch/x86/mm/ioremap.c   | 59 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++---------------
>  include/linux/ioport.h  | 10 +++++++
>  4 files changed, 54 insertions(+), 23 deletions(-)
> 



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