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Subject[PATCH 1/9] KVM: Improve reporting of vmwrite errors
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This will allow us to see the root cause when a vmwrite error happens.

Signed-off-by: Avi Kivity <avi@qumranet.com>

Index: linux-2.6/drivers/kvm/vmx.c
===================================================================
--- linux-2.6.orig/drivers/kvm/vmx.c
+++ linux-2.6/drivers/kvm/vmx.c
@@ -152,15 +152,21 @@ static u64 vmcs_read64(unsigned long fie
#endif
}

+static noinline void vmwrite_error(unsigned long field, unsigned long value)
+{
+ printk(KERN_ERR "vmwrite error: reg %lx value %lx (err %d)\n",
+ field, value, vmcs_read32(VM_INSTRUCTION_ERROR));
+ dump_stack();
+}
+
static void vmcs_writel(unsigned long field, unsigned long value)
{
u8 error;

asm volatile (ASM_VMX_VMWRITE_RAX_RDX "; setna %0"
: "=q"(error) : "a"(value), "d"(field) : "cc" );
- if (error)
- printk(KERN_ERR "vmwrite error: reg %lx value %lx (err %d)\n",
- field, value, vmcs_read32(VM_INSTRUCTION_ERROR));
+ if (unlikely(error))
+ vmwrite_error(field, value);
}

static void vmcs_write16(unsigned long field, u16 value)
-
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