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SubjectRe: [PATCH] vhost: introduce mdev based hardware backend
On Thu, Sep 26, 2019 at 09:26:22AM -0400, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 26, 2019 at 09:14:39PM +0800, Tiwei Bie wrote:
> > > 4. Does device need to limit max ring size?
> > > 5. Does device need to limit max number of queues?
> >
> > I think so. It's helpful to have ioctls to report the max
> > ring size and max number of queues.
>
> Also, let's not repeat the vhost net mistakes, let's lock
> everything to the order required by the virtio spec,
> checking status bits at each step.
> E.g.:
> set backend features
> set features
> detect and program vqs
> enable vqs
> enable driver
>
> and check status at each step to force the correct order.
> e.g. don't allow enabling vqs after driver ok, etc

Got it. Thanks a lot!

Regards,
Tiwei

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