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SubjectRe: [PATCH 4/4] iommu: Add option to group multi-function devices
On Fri, Oct 21, 2011 at 01:56:24PM -0600, Alex Williamson wrote:
> The option iommu=group_mf indicates the that the iommu driver should
> expose all functions of a multi-function PCI device as the same
> iommu_device_group. This is useful for disallowing individual functions
> being exposed as independent devices to userspace as there are often
> hidden dependencies. Virtual functions are not affected by this option.

This seems ok as a testing/debugging hack. But in general, surely,
whether to group the functions should be a device quirk.

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