[Intel-gfx] [PATCH 3/3] drm/i915: Add soft-pinning API for execbuffer

Daniel, Thomas thomas.daniel at intel.com
Tue Oct 6 06:59:12 PDT 2015

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Wilson [mailto:chris at chris-wilson.co.uk]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 11:53 AM
> To: intel-gfx at lists.freedesktop.org
> Cc: Chris Wilson; Daniel, Thomas
> Subject: [PATCH 3/3] drm/i915: Add soft-pinning API for execbuffer
> Userspace can pass in an offset that it presumes the object is located
> at. The kernel will then do its utmost to fit the object into that
> location. The assumption is that userspace is handling its own object
> locations (for example along with full-ppgtt) and that the kernel will
> rarely have to make space for the user's requests.
> v2: Fix i915_gem_evict_range() (now evict_for_vma) to handle ordinary
> and fixed objects within the same batch
> Signed-off-by: Chris Wilson <chris at chris-wilson.co.uk>
> Cc: "Daniel, Thomas" <thomas.daniel at intel.com>

This didn't apply cleanly to my tree pulled today (after patches 1 and 2 of this series).
Are you going to post a rebase?


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