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Subject: [PATCH v7 2/5] pci: Define id field

From: "Dr. David Alan Gilbert" <dgilbert@redhat.com>

For the virtio-fs device we require multiple large shared memory
regions.  Differentiate these by an 'id' field in the base capability.

Signed-off-by: Dr. David Alan Gilbert <dgilbert@redhat.com>
Reviewed-by: Cornelia Huck <cohuck@redhat.com>
 content.tex | 12 ++++++++++--
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/content.tex b/content.tex
index 6433226..fafa532 100644
--- a/content.tex
+++ b/content.tex
@@ -651,7 +651,8 @@ \subsection{Virtio Structure PCI Capabilities}\label{sec:Virtio Transport Option
         u8 cap_len;     /* Generic PCI field: capability length */
         u8 cfg_type;    /* Identifies the structure. */
         u8 bar;         /* Where to find it. */
-        u8 padding[3];  /* Pad to full dword. */
+        u8 id;          /* Multiple capabilities of the same type */
+        u8 padding[2];  /* Pad to full dword. */
         le32 offset;    /* Offset within bar. */
         le32 length;    /* Length of the structure, in bytes. */
@@ -697,7 +698,8 @@ \subsection{Virtio Structure PCI Capabilities}\label{sec:Virtio Transport Option
         The device MAY offer more than one structure of any type - this makes it
         possible for the device to expose multiple interfaces to drivers.  The order of
         the capabilities in the capability list specifies the order of preference
-        suggested by the device.
+        suggested by the device.  A device may specify that this ordering mechanism be
+        overridden by the use of the \field{id} field.
           For example, on some hypervisors, notifications using IO accesses are
         faster than memory accesses. In this case, the device would expose two
@@ -716,6 +718,12 @@ \subsection{Virtio Structure PCI Capabilities}\label{sec:Virtio Transport Option
         Any other value is reserved for future use.
+        Used by some device types to uniquely identify multiple capabilities
+        of a certain type. If the device type does not specify the meaning of
+        this field, its contents are undefined.
         indicates where the structure begins relative to the base address associated
         with the BAR.  The alignment requirements of \field{offset} are indicated

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