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Commit 9cea9abbe4f3c2ccc69e621d39a19338815e9827
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Series [1/2] doc: develop: Convert README.virtio to reST | expand

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Bin Meng April 29, 2021, 9:40 a.m. UTC
This convers the existing README.virtio to reST, and puts it under
the develop/driver-model/ directory.

Signed-off-by: Bin Meng <bmeng.cn@gmail.com>
---

 doc/develop/driver-model/index.rst            |  1 +
 .../driver-model/virtio.rst}                  | 90 +++++++++++++------
 2 files changed, 63 insertions(+), 28 deletions(-)
 rename doc/{README.virtio => develop/driver-model/virtio.rst} (86%)

Comments

Bin Meng May 10, 2021, 5:55 a.m. UTC | #1
On Thu, Apr 29, 2021 at 5:40 PM Bin Meng <bmeng.cn@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> This convers the existing README.virtio to reST, and puts it under
> the develop/driver-model/ directory.
>
> Signed-off-by: Bin Meng <bmeng.cn@gmail.com>
> ---
>
>  doc/develop/driver-model/index.rst            |  1 +
>  .../driver-model/virtio.rst}                  | 90 +++++++++++++------
>  2 files changed, 63 insertions(+), 28 deletions(-)
>  rename doc/{README.virtio => develop/driver-model/virtio.rst} (86%)
>

applied to u-boot-x86, thanks!
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diff --git a/doc/develop/driver-model/index.rst b/doc/develop/driver-model/index.rst
index fd4575db9b..10a76256b0 100644
--- a/doc/develop/driver-model/index.rst
+++ b/doc/develop/driver-model/index.rst
@@ -27,3 +27,4 @@  subsystems
    soc-framework
    spi-howto
    usb-info
+   virtio
diff --git a/doc/README.virtio b/doc/develop/driver-model/virtio.rst
similarity index 86%
rename from doc/README.virtio
rename to doc/develop/driver-model/virtio.rst
index d3652f2e2f..8ac9c94caf 100644
--- a/doc/README.virtio
+++ b/doc/develop/driver-model/virtio.rst
@@ -1,11 +1,10 @@ 
-# SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0+
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2018, Bin Meng <bmeng.cn@gmail.com>
+.. SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0+
+.. sectionauthor:: Bin Meng <bmeng.cn@gmail.com>
 
 VirtIO Support
 ==============
 
-This document describes the information about U-Boot support for VirtIO [1]
+This document describes the information about U-Boot support for VirtIO_
 devices, including supported boards, build instructions, driver details etc.
 
 What's VirtIO?
@@ -15,7 +14,7 @@  just the guest's device driver "knows" it is running in a virtual environment,
 and cooperates with the hypervisor. This enables guests to get high performance
 network and disk operations, and gives most of the performance benefits of
 paravirtualization. In the U-Boot case, the guest is U-Boot itself, while the
-virtual environment are normally QEMU [2] targets like ARM, RISC-V and x86.
+virtual environment are normally QEMU_ targets like ARM, RISC-V and x86.
 
 Status
 ------
@@ -49,6 +48,8 @@  Building U-Boot for pre-configured QEMU targets is no different from others.
 For example, we can do the following with the CROSS_COMPILE environment
 variable being properly set to a working toolchain for ARM:
 
+.. code-block:: bash
+
   $ make qemu_arm_defconfig
   $ make
 
@@ -56,11 +57,13 @@  You can even create a QEMU ARM target with VirtIO devices showing up on both
 MMIO and PCI buses. In this case, you can enable the PCI transport driver
 from 'make menuconfig':
 
-Device Drivers  --->
-	...
-	VirtIO Drivers  --->
-		...
-		[*] PCI driver for virtio devices
+.. code-block:: none
+
+  Device Drivers  --->
+  	...
+  	VirtIO Drivers  --->
+  		...
+  		[*] PCI driver for virtio devices
 
 Other drivers are at the same location and can be tuned to suit the needs.
 
@@ -74,6 +77,8 @@  Testing
 The following QEMU command line is used to get U-Boot up and running with
 VirtIO net and block devices on ARM.
 
+.. code-block:: bash
+
   $ qemu-system-arm -nographic -machine virt -bios u-boot.bin \
     -netdev tap,ifname=tap0,id=net0 \
     -device virtio-net-device,netdev=net0 \
@@ -82,6 +87,8 @@  VirtIO net and block devices on ARM.
 
 On x86, command is slightly different to create PCI VirtIO devices.
 
+.. code-block:: bash
+
   $ qemu-system-i386 -nographic -bios u-boot.rom \
     -netdev tap,ifname=tap0,id=net0 \
     -device virtio-net-pci,netdev=net0 \
@@ -93,6 +100,8 @@  parameters. It is also possible to specify both MMIO and PCI VirtIO devices.
 For example, the following commnad creates 3 VirtIO devices, with 1 on MMIO
 and 2 on PCI bus.
 
+.. code-block:: bash
+
   $ qemu-system-arm -nographic -machine virt -bios u-boot.bin \
     -netdev tap,ifname=tap0,id=net0 \
     -device virtio-net-pci,netdev=net0 \
@@ -104,6 +113,8 @@  and 2 on PCI bus.
 By default QEMU creates VirtIO legacy devices by default. To create non-legacy
 (aka modern) devices, pass additional device property/value pairs like below:
 
+.. code-block:: bash
+
   $ qemu-system-i386 -nographic -bios u-boot.rom \
     -netdev tap,ifname=tap0,id=net0 \
     -device virtio-net-pci,netdev=net0,disable-legacy=true,disable-modern=false \
@@ -112,6 +123,8 @@  By default QEMU creates VirtIO legacy devices by default. To create non-legacy
 
 A 'virtio' command is provided in U-Boot shell.
 
+.. code-block:: none
+
   => virtio
   virtio - virtio block devices sub-system
 
@@ -127,10 +140,14 @@  A 'virtio' command is provided in U-Boot shell.
 
 To probe all the VirtIO devices, type:
 
+.. code-block:: none
+
   => virtio scan
 
 Then we can show the connected block device details by:
 
+.. code-block:: none
+
   => virtio info
   Device 0: QEMU VirtIO Block Device
               Type: Hard Disk
@@ -138,6 +155,8 @@  Then we can show the connected block device details by:
 
 And list the directories and files on the disk by:
 
+.. code-block:: none
+
   => ls virtio 0 /
   <DIR>       4096 .
   <DIR>       4096 ..
@@ -167,6 +186,8 @@  Driver Internals
 ----------------
 There are 3 level of drivers in the VirtIO driver family.
 
+.. code-block:: none
+
 	+---------------------------------------+
 	|	 virtio device drivers		|
 	|    +-------------+ +------------+	|
@@ -199,20 +220,26 @@  The transport drivers provide a set of ops (struct dm_virtio_ops) for the real
 virtio device driver to call. These ops APIs's parameter is designed to remind
 the caller to pass the correct 'struct udevice' id of the virtio device, eg:
 
-int virtio_get_status(struct udevice *vdev, u8 *status)
+.. code-block:: C
+
+  int virtio_get_status(struct udevice *vdev, u8 *status)
 
 So the parameter 'vdev' indicates the device should be the real virtio device.
 But we also have an API like:
 
-struct virtqueue *vring_create_virtqueue(unsigned int index, unsigned int num,
-					 unsigned int vring_align,
-					 struct udevice *udev)
+.. code-block:: C
+
+  struct virtqueue *vring_create_virtqueue(unsigned int index, unsigned int num,
+  					 unsigned int vring_align,
+  					 struct udevice *udev)
 
 Here the parameter 'udev' indicates the device should be the transport device.
 Similar naming is applied in other functions that are even not APIs, eg:
 
-static int virtio_uclass_post_probe(struct udevice *udev)
-static int virtio_uclass_child_pre_probe(struct udevice *vdev)
+.. code-block:: C
+
+  static int virtio_uclass_post_probe(struct udevice *udev)
+  static int virtio_uclass_child_pre_probe(struct udevice *vdev)
 
 So it's easy to tell which device these functions are operating on.
 
@@ -223,20 +250,29 @@  ID 2) are supported. If you want to develop new driver for new devices,
 please follow the guideline below.
 
 1. add new device ID in virtio.h
-#define VIRTIO_ID_XXX		X
+
+.. code-block:: C
+
+  #define VIRTIO_ID_XXX		X
 
 2. update VIRTIO_ID_MAX_NUM to be the largest device ID plus 1
 
 3. add new driver name string in virtio.h
-#define VIRTIO_XXX_DRV_NAME	"virtio-xxx"
+
+.. code-block:: C
+
+  #define VIRTIO_XXX_DRV_NAME	"virtio-xxx"
 
 4. create a new driver with name set to the name string above
-U_BOOT_DRIVER(virtio_xxx) = {
-	.name = VIRTIO_XXX_DRV_NAME,
-	...
-	.remove = virtio_reset,
-	.flags = DM_FLAG_ACTIVE_DMA,
-}
+
+.. code-block:: C
+
+  U_BOOT_DRIVER(virtio_xxx) = {
+  	.name = VIRTIO_XXX_DRV_NAME,
+  	...
+  	.remove = virtio_reset,
+  	.flags = DM_FLAG_ACTIVE_DMA,
+  }
 
 Note the driver needs to provide the remove method and normally this can be
 hooked to virtio_reset(). The driver flags should contain DM_FLAG_ACTIVE_DMA
@@ -247,7 +283,5 @@  for the remove method to be called before jumping to OS.
 
 6. do funny stuff with the driver
 
-References
-----------
-[1] http://docs.oasis-open.org/virtio/virtio/v1.0/virtio-v1.0.pdf
-[2] https://www.qemu.org
+.. _VirtIO: http://docs.oasis-open.org/virtio/virtio/v1.0/virtio-v1.0.pdf
+.. _QEMU: https://www.qemu.org