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SubjectRe: [PATCH] SVM: reliably detect if SVM was disabled by BIOS
On Fri, Jun 22, 2007 at 12:30:48PM +0300, Avi Kivity wrote:
> Joerg Roedel wrote:
> > From: Joerg Roedel <>
> >
> > This patch adds an implementation to the svm is_disabled function to
> > detect reliably if the BIOS disabled the SVM feature in the CPU. This
> > fixes the issues with kernel panics when loading the kvm-amd module on
> > machines where SVM is available but disabled.
> >
> >
> Applied; thanks.
> Is this msr documented anywhere? I assume it is implemented on all
> processors with svm?

Not in the public documentation yet. But it will be documented with one of
the next documentation updates. This MSR is implemented in all SVM
capable processors.



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