[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] eal: forcing IOVA as PA in ppc

David Marchand david.marchand at redhat.com
Thu Aug 1 11:46:44 CEST 2019

On Thu, Aug 1, 2019 at 10:46 AM Takeshi T Yoshimura <TYOS at jp.ibm.com> wrote:
> > - Are the (below) devices bound to vfio-pci or any other kmod at this point of the init?
> Yes, vfio-pci is bound to 0030:01:00.0 in the log.
> > - Is the spdk_nvme driver loaded at this point?
> No, spdk just attempts to initialize dpdk at this point.
> After the initialization finishes, spdk probes the nvme driver.

Do you mean that spdk registers its drivers after rte_eal_init() has returned?

Nothing should prevent from registering the drivers them before
calling rte_eal_init(), did you try this?
If the drivers are in the form of shared libraries (.so files), did
you try to load them using the -d eal option?

David Marchand

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