dataplane: use linux-headers/ for virtio includes

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Stefan Hajnoczi Jan. 3, 2013, 10:56 a.m.
The hw/dataplane/vring.c code includes linux/virtio_ring.h.  Ensure that
we use linux-headers/ instead of the system-wide headers, which may be
out-of-date on older distros.

This resolves the following build error on Debian 6:

  CC    hw/dataplane/vring.o
cc1: warnings being treated as errors
hw/dataplane/vring.c: In function 'vring_enable_notification':
hw/dataplane/vring.c:71: error: implicit declaration of function 'vring_avail_event'
hw/dataplane/vring.c:71: error: nested extern declaration of 'vring_avail_event'
hw/dataplane/vring.c:71: error: lvalue required as left operand of assignment

Note that we now build dataplane/ for each target instead of only once.
There is no way around this since linux-headers/ is only available for
per-target objects - and it's how virtio, vfio, kvm, and friends are

Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <>
 hw/Makefile.objs           | 3 ++-
 hw/dataplane/Makefile.objs | 4 +---
 2 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)


Anthony Liguori Jan. 3, 2013, 1:56 p.m. | #1
Thanks, applied.


Anthony Liguori


diff --git a/hw/Makefile.objs b/hw/Makefile.objs
index 5ac4913..b8bbed3 100644
--- a/hw/Makefile.objs
+++ b/hw/Makefile.objs
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@ 
-common-obj-y = usb/ ide/ pci/ dataplane/
+common-obj-y = usb/ ide/ pci/
 common-obj-y += loader.o
 common-obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO) += virtio-console.o
 common-obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO) += virtio-rng.o
@@ -191,6 +191,7 @@  common-obj-$(CONFIG_XEN_BACKEND) += xen_console.o xenfb.o xen_disk.o xen_nic.o
 # Per-target files
 # virtio has to be here due to weird dependency between PCI and virtio-net.
 # need to fix this properly
+obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO) += dataplane/
 obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO) += virtio.o virtio-blk.o virtio-balloon.o virtio-net.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO) += virtio-serial-bus.o virtio-scsi.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_SOFTMMU) += vhost_net.o
diff --git a/hw/dataplane/Makefile.objs b/hw/dataplane/Makefile.objs
index 682aa9e..3e47d05 100644
--- a/hw/dataplane/Makefile.objs
+++ b/hw/dataplane/Makefile.objs
@@ -1,3 +1 @@ 
-ifeq ($(CONFIG_VIRTIO), y)
-common-obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO_BLK_DATA_PLANE) += hostmem.o vring.o event-poll.o ioq.o virtio-blk.o
+obj-$(CONFIG_VIRTIO_BLK_DATA_PLANE) += hostmem.o vring.o event-poll.o ioq.o virtio-blk.o