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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 10/23] xen/arm: compile and run xenbus
On 08/08/2012 12:51 PM, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> On Tue, 7 Aug 2012, Daniel De Graaf wrote:
>> On 08/07/2012 02:21 PM, Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk wrote:
>>> On Mon, Aug 06, 2012 at 03:27:13PM +0100, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
>>>> bind_evtchn_to_irqhandler can legitimately return 0 (irq 0): it is not
>>>> an error.
>>>>
>>>> If Linux is running as an HVM domain and is running as Dom0, use
>>>> xenstored_local_init to initialize the xenstore page and event channel.
>>>>
>>>> Changes in v2:
>>>>
>>>> - refactor xenbus_init.
>>>
>>> Thank you. Lets also CC our friend at NSA who has been doing some work
>>> in that area. Daniel are you OK with this change - will it still make
>>> PV initial domain with with the MiniOS XenBus driver?
>>>
>>> Thanks.
>>
>> That case will work, but what this will break is launching the initial domain
>> with a Xenstore stub domain already running (see below).
>>
>>>>
>>>> Signed-off-by: Stefano Stabellini <stefano.stabellini@eu.citrix.com>
>>>> ---
>>>> drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_comms.c | 2 +-
>>>> drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_probe.c | 62 +++++++++++++++++++++++++-----------
>>>> drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_xs.c | 1 +
>>>> 3 files changed, 45 insertions(+), 20 deletions(-)
>>>>
>>>> diff --git a/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_comms.c b/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_comms.c
>>>> index 52fe7ad..c5aa55c 100644
>>>> --- a/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_comms.c
>>>> +++ b/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_comms.c
>>>> @@ -224,7 +224,7 @@ int xb_init_comms(void)
>>>> int err;
>>>> err = bind_evtchn_to_irqhandler(xen_store_evtchn, wake_waiting,
>>>> 0, "xenbus", &xb_waitq);
>>>> - if (err <= 0) {
>>>> + if (err < 0) {
>>>> printk(KERN_ERR "XENBUS request irq failed %i\n", err);
>>>> return err;
>>>> }
>>>
>>>> diff --git a/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_probe.c b/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_probe.c
>>>> index b793723..a67ccc0 100644
>>>> --- a/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_probe.c
>>>> +++ b/drivers/xen/xenbus/xenbus_probe.c
>>>> @@ -719,37 +719,61 @@ static int __init xenstored_local_init(void)
>>>> return err;
>>>> }
>>>>
>>>> +enum xenstore_init {
>>>> + UNKNOWN,
>>>> + PV,
>>>> + HVM,
>>>> + LOCAL,
>>>> +};
>>>> static int __init xenbus_init(void)
>>>> {
>>>> int err = 0;
>>>> + enum xenstore_init usage = UNKNOWN;
>>>> + uint64_t v = 0;
>>>>
>>>> if (!xen_domain())
>>>> return -ENODEV;
>>>>
>>>> xenbus_ring_ops_init();
>>>>
>>>> - if (xen_hvm_domain()) {
>>>> - uint64_t v = 0;
>>>> - err = hvm_get_parameter(HVM_PARAM_STORE_EVTCHN, &v);
>>>> - if (err)
>>>> - goto out_error;
>>>> - xen_store_evtchn = (int)v;
>>>> - err = hvm_get_parameter(HVM_PARAM_STORE_PFN, &v);
>>>> - if (err)
>>>> - goto out_error;
>>>> - xen_store_mfn = (unsigned long)v;
>>>> - xen_store_interface = ioremap(xen_store_mfn << PAGE_SHIFT, PAGE_SIZE);
>>>> - } else {
>>>> - xen_store_evtchn = xen_start_info->store_evtchn;
>>>> - xen_store_mfn = xen_start_info->store_mfn;
>>>> - if (xen_store_evtchn)
>>>> - xenstored_ready = 1;
>>>> - else {
>>>> + if (xen_pv_domain())
>>>> + usage = PV;
>>>> + if (xen_hvm_domain())
>>>> + usage = HVM;
>>
>> The above is correct for domUs, and is overridden for dom0s:
>>
>>>> + if (xen_hvm_domain() && xen_initial_domain())
>>>> + usage = LOCAL;
>>>> + if (xen_pv_domain() && !xen_start_info->store_evtchn)
>>>> + usage = LOCAL;
>>
>> Instead of these checks, I think it should just be:
>>
>> if (!xen_start_info->store_evtchn)
>> usage = LOCAL;
>>
>> Any domain started after xenstore will have store_evtchn set, so if you don't
>> have this set, you are either going to be running xenstore locally, or will
>> use the ioctl to change it later (and so should still set up everything as if
>> it will be running locally).
>
> That would be wrong for an HVM dom0 domain (at least on ARM), because
> we don't have a start_info page at all.
>
>
>>>> + if (xen_pv_domain() && xen_start_info->store_evtchn)
>>>> + xenstored_ready = 1;
>>
>> This part can now just be moved unconditionally into case PV.
>
> What about:
>
> if (xen_pv_domain())
> usage = PV;
> if (xen_hvm_domain())
> usage = HVM;
> if (!xen_store_evtchn)
> usage = LOCAL;
>
> and moving xenstored_ready in case PV, like you suggested.
>

That looks correct, but you'd need to split up the switch statement in
order to populate xen_store_evtchn before that last condition, which
ends up pretty much eliminating the usage variable.



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