lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2020]   [Jun]   [30]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
Patch in this message
/
From
Subject[PATCH] dm writecache: reject asynchronous pmem.
Date
The writecache driver does not handle asynchronous pmem. Reject it when
supplied as cache.

Link: https://lore.kernel.org/linux-nvdimm/87lfk5hahc.fsf@linux.ibm.com/
Fixes: 6e84200c0a29 ("virtio-pmem: Add virtio pmem driver")

Signed-off-by: Michal Suchanek <msuchanek@suse.de>
---
drivers/md/dm-writecache.c | 6 ++++++
1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/md/dm-writecache.c b/drivers/md/dm-writecache.c
index 30505d70f423..57b0a972f6fd 100644
--- a/drivers/md/dm-writecache.c
+++ b/drivers/md/dm-writecache.c
@@ -2277,6 +2277,12 @@ static int writecache_ctr(struct dm_target *ti, unsigned argc, char **argv)

wc->memory_map_size -= (uint64_t)wc->start_sector << SECTOR_SHIFT;

+ if (!dax_synchronous(wc->ssd_dev->dax_dev)) {
+ r = -EOPNOTSUPP;
+ ti->error = "Asynchronous persistent memory not supported as pmem cache";
+ goto bad;
+ }
+
bio_list_init(&wc->flush_list);
wc->flush_thread = kthread_create(writecache_flush_thread, wc, "dm_writecache_flush");
if (IS_ERR(wc->flush_thread)) {
--
2.26.2
\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2020-06-30 14:35    [W:0.035 / U:2.336 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site