path: root/drivers/block/brd.c
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authorDan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>2017-06-27 13:06:22 -0700
committerDan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>2017-06-27 16:44:27 -0700
commit5d61e43b3975c0582003329d9de9d5e85abf5d33 (patch)
tree259546b1a8fd2b8cf50d40698edfaeebdb241e00 /drivers/block/brd.c
parentc9e582aa689f5418ca30e1e7a975039772c3a757 (diff)
dax: remove default copy_from_iter fallback
Require all dax-drivers to register a ->copy_from_iter() operation so that it is clear which dax_operations are optional and which must be implemented for filesystem-dax to operate. Cc: Gerald Schaefer <gerald.schaefer@de.ibm.com> Suggested-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> Signed-off-by: Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/block/brd.c')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/block/brd.c b/drivers/block/brd.c
index 57b574f2f66a..f2a7ac350f6a 100644
--- a/drivers/block/brd.c
+++ b/drivers/block/brd.c
@@ -22,6 +22,7 @@
#include <linux/pfn_t.h>
#include <linux/dax.h>
+#include <linux/uio.h>
#include <linux/uaccess.h>
@@ -354,8 +355,15 @@ static long brd_dax_direct_access(struct dax_device *dax_dev,
return __brd_direct_access(brd, pgoff, nr_pages, kaddr, pfn);
+static size_t brd_dax_copy_from_iter(struct dax_device *dax_dev, pgoff_t pgoff,
+ void *addr, size_t bytes, struct iov_iter *i)
+ return copy_from_iter(addr, bytes, i);
static const struct dax_operations brd_dax_ops = {
.direct_access = brd_dax_direct_access,
+ .copy_from_iter = brd_dax_copy_from_iter,

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