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SubjectRe: [PATCH] pci: Add dummy for pci_acs_enabled() if CONFIG_PCI=n to fix iommmu build
Hi Björn,

On Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 5:56 PM, Bjorn Helgaas <> wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 11, 2017 at 02:29:15PM +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
>> If CONFIG_PCI=n, and gcc (e.g. 4.1.2) decides not to inline
>> get_pci_function_alias_group(), the build fails with:
>> drivers/iommu/iommu.o: In function `get_pci_function_alias_group':
>> iommu.c:(.text+0xfdc): undefined reference to `pci_acs_enabled'
>> Due to the various dummies for PCI calls in the CONFIG_PCI=n case,
>> pci_acs_enabled() isn't actually ever called, but not all versions of
>> gcc are smart enough to realize that.
>> While explicitly marking get_pci_function_alias_group() inline would fix
>> the build, this would inflate the code for the CONFIG_PCI=y case, as
>> get_pci_function_alias_group() is a not-so-small function called from
>> two places.
>> Hence fix the issue by introducing a dummy for pci_acs_enabled()
>> instead.
>> Signed-off-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
> Acked-by: Bjorn Helgaas <>
> Joerg, if you pick this up, would you mind capitalizing the subject
> line to match the PCI convention, e.g.,
> PCI: Add dummy pci_acs_enabled() for CONFIG_PCI=n build
> If it's too late for you to pick this up this week, I can include it
> next week. I assume this is not related to a specific change, i.e.,
> it's not a regression? Should it be marked for stable?

It was introduced by commit 0ae349a0f33fb040 ("iommu/qcom: Add qcom_iommu"),
which enabled IOMMU support for compile-testing in e.g. allmodconfig on
platforms that don't have IOMMUs.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 --

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
-- Linus Torvalds

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