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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] PCI: Only enable realloc auto when root bus has 64bit mmio
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On Mon, Dec 9, 2013 at 9:54 AM, Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@google.com> wrote:
> I don't see how the question of whether the host bridge has an
> aperture above 4G is related to whether we should automatically
> reassign resources. They seem orthogonal to me. No doubt it "fixes"
> the current problem, but it doesn't make sense conceptually.

the BIOS has problem to have two functions point to same position.

During realloc first try: standard+two rom_bar+sriov will be fail at first as
pci root bus does not have enough mmio range,
later try will standard+two rom_bar it will fail too as root bus mmio range will
still only fit standard+one rom_bar.

My thoughts is limit use realloc auto in those systems that does not have mmio64
above 4g...
so old system will never have to specify "pci=realloc=off" to disable it.

Thanks

Yinghai


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