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SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH 0/3] generic hypercall support
* Gregory Haskins (ghaskins@novell.com) wrote:
> Chris Wright wrote:
> > * Avi Kivity (avi@redhat.com) wrote:
> >> Gregory Haskins wrote:
> >>> Cool, I will code this up and submit it. While Im at it, Ill run it
> >>> through the "nullio" ringer, too. ;) It would be cool to see the
> >>> pv-mmio hit that 2.07us number. I can't think of any reason why this
> >>> will not be the case.
> >>>
> >> Don't - it's broken. It will also catch device assignment mmio and
> >> hypercall them.
> >
> > Not necessarily. It just needs to be creative w/ IO_COND
>
> Hi Chris,
> Could you elaborate? How would you know which pages to hypercall and
> which to let PF?

Was just thinking of some ugly mangling of the addr (I'm not entirely
sure what would work best).


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