[PATCH] iommu: Implement deferred domain attachment

Robin Murphy robin.murphy at arm.com
Fri May 15 16:28:53 UTC 2020


On 2020-05-15 17:14, Joerg Roedel wrote:
> On Fri, May 15, 2020 at 04:42:23PM +0100, Robin Murphy wrote:
>>>    struct iommu_domain *iommu_get_dma_domain(struct device *dev)
>>>    {
>>> -	return dev->iommu_group->default_domain;
>>> +	struct iommu_domain *domain = dev->iommu_group->default_domain;
>>> +
>>> +	if (__iommu_is_attach_deferred(domain, dev))
>>> +		__iommu_attach_device_no_defer(domain, dev);
>>
>> This raises a red flag, since iommu-dma already has explicit deferred attach
>> handling where it should need it, immediately after this is called to
>> retrieve the domain. The whole thing smells to me like we should have an
>> explicit special-case in iommu_probe_device() rather than hooking
>> __iommu_attach_device() in general then having to bodge around the fallout
>> elsewhere.
> 
> Good point, I missed that. But it didn't work for its only user, the
> AMD IOMMU driver, the reason is that it calls iommu_attach_device(),
> which in its code-path checks for deferred attaching again and bails
> out, without do the real attachment.
> 
> But below updated fix should work. Jerry, could you please test it
> again?
> 
>  From 4e262dedcd36c7572312c65e66416da74fc78047 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: Joerg Roedel <jroedel at suse.de>
> Date: Fri, 15 May 2020 11:25:03 +0200
> Subject: [PATCH] iommu: Fix deferred domain attachment
> 
> The IOMMU core code has support for deferring the attachment of a domain
> to a device. This is needed in kdump kernels where the new domain must
> not be attached to a device before the device driver takes it over.
> 
> When the AMD IOMMU driver got converted to use the dma-iommu
> implementation, the deferred attaching got lost. The code in
> dma-iommu.c has support for deferred attaching, but it calls into
> iommu_attach_device() to actually do it. But iommu_attach_device()
> will check if the device should be deferred in it code-path and do
> nothing, breaking deferred attachment.
> 
> Provide a function in IOMMU core code to reliably attach a device to a
> domain without any deferred checks and also without other safe-guards.
> 
> Cc: Jerry Snitselaar <jsnitsel at redhat.com>
> Cc: Tom Murphy <murphyt7 at tcd.ie>
> Reported-by: Jerry Snitselaar <jsnitsel at redhat.com>
> Fixes: 795bbbb9b6f8 ("iommu/dma-iommu: Handle deferred devices")
> Signed-off-by: Joerg Roedel <jroedel at suse.de>
> ---
>   drivers/iommu/dma-iommu.c |  4 ++--
>   drivers/iommu/iommu.c     | 37 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>   include/linux/iommu.h     |  2 ++
>   3 files changed, 36 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/iommu/dma-iommu.c b/drivers/iommu/dma-iommu.c
> index ba128d1cdaee..403fda04ea98 100644
> --- a/drivers/iommu/dma-iommu.c
> +++ b/drivers/iommu/dma-iommu.c
> @@ -362,8 +362,8 @@ static int iommu_dma_deferred_attach(struct device *dev,
>   		return 0;
>   
>   	if (unlikely(ops->is_attach_deferred &&
> -			ops->is_attach_deferred(domain, dev)))
> -		return iommu_attach_device(domain, dev);
> +		     ops->is_attach_deferred(domain, dev)))
> +		return iommu_attach_device_no_defer(domain, dev);

Wouldn't it be simpler to just invoke ops->attach_dev directly and avoid 
having to formalise a public interface that nobody else should ever use 
anyway?

That said, unless I've entirely misunderstood the situation I still 
think that something like the below makes more sense (apologies for 
broken whitespace).

Robin.

----->8-----
diff --git a/drivers/iommu/iommu.c b/drivers/iommu/iommu.c
index 2b471419e26c..1a52e530774c 100644
--- a/drivers/iommu/iommu.c
+++ b/drivers/iommu/iommu.c
@@ -704,6 +704,7 @@ int iommu_group_add_device(struct iommu_group 
*group, struct device *dev)
  {
         int ret, i = 0;
         struct group_device *device;
+       struct iommu_domain *domain;

         device = kzalloc(sizeof(*device), GFP_KERNEL);
         if (!device)
@@ -746,8 +747,11 @@ int iommu_group_add_device(struct iommu_group 
*group, struct device *dev)

         mutex_lock(&group->mutex);
         list_add_tail(&device->list, &group->devices);
-       if (group->domain)
-               ret = __iommu_attach_device(group->domain, dev);
+       domain = group->domain;
+       if (domain && (!domain->ops->is_attach_deferred ||
+                      !domain->ops->is_attach_deferred(domain, dev)))
+               ret = __iommu_attach_device(domain, dev);
+       }
         mutex_unlock(&group->mutex);
         if (ret)
                 goto err_put_group;
@@ -1652,9 +1656,6 @@ static int __iommu_attach_device(struct 
iommu_domain *domain,
                                  struct device *dev)
  {
         int ret;
-       if ((domain->ops->is_attach_deferred != NULL) &&
-           domain->ops->is_attach_deferred(domain, dev))
-               return 0;

         if (unlikely(domain->ops->attach_dev == NULL))
                 return -ENODEV;


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