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    Subject[patch 47/71] Bug Fix arch/ia64/kernel/pci-dma.c: fix recursive dma_supported() call in iommu_dma_supported()
    2.6.30-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

    From: Fenghua Yu <[]>

    commit 51b89f7a6615eca184aa0b85db5781d931e9c8d1 upstream.

    In commit 160c1d8e40866edfeae7d68816b7005d70acf391,
    dma_ops->dma_supported = iommu_dma_supported;

    This dma_ops->dma_supported is first called in platform_dma_init() during kernel
    boot. Then dma_ops->dma_supported will be called recursively in

    Kernel can not boot because kernel can not get out of iommu_dma_supported until
    it runs out of stack memory.

    Signed-off-by: Fenghua Yu <>
    Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>

    arch/ia64/kernel/pci-dma.c | 5 -----
    1 file changed, 5 deletions(-)

    --- a/arch/ia64/kernel/pci-dma.c
    +++ b/arch/ia64/kernel/pci-dma.c
    @@ -67,11 +67,6 @@ iommu_dma_init(void)

    int iommu_dma_supported(struct device *dev, u64 mask)
    - struct dma_map_ops *ops = platform_dma_get_ops(dev);
    - if (ops->dma_supported)
    - return ops->dma_supported(dev, mask);
    /* Copied from i386. Doesn't make much sense, because it will
    only work for pci_alloc_coherent.
    The caller just has to use GFP_DMA in this case. */

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