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Subject[PATCH v2 5/7] Try using new kvm clock msrs
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We now added a new set of clock-related msrs in replacement of the old
ones. In theory, we could just try to use them and get a return value
indicating they do not exist, due to our use of kvm_write_msr_save.

However, kvm clock registration happens very early, and if we ever
try to write to a non-existant MSR, we raise a lethal #GP, since our
idt handlers are not in place yet.

So this patch tests for a cpuid feature exported by the host to
decide which set of msrs are supported.

Signed-off-by: Glauber Costa <glommer@redhat.com>
---
arch/x86/kernel/kvmclock.c | 53 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----------------
1 files changed, 32 insertions(+), 21 deletions(-)
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/kvmclock.c b/arch/x86/kernel/kvmclock.c
index feaeb0d..59c740f 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/kvmclock.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/kvmclock.c
@@ -29,6 +29,8 @@
#define KVM_SCALE 22

static int kvmclock = 1;
+static int msr_kvm_system_time = MSR_KVM_SYSTEM_TIME;
+static int msr_kvm_wall_clock = MSR_KVM_WALL_CLOCK;

static int parse_no_kvmclock(char *arg)
{
@@ -54,7 +56,8 @@ static unsigned long kvm_get_wallclock(void)

low = (int)__pa_symbol(&wall_clock);
high = ((u64)__pa_symbol(&wall_clock) >> 32);
- native_write_msr(MSR_KVM_WALL_CLOCK, low, high);
+
+ native_write_msr(msr_kvm_wall_clock, low, high);

vcpu_time = &get_cpu_var(hv_clock);
pvclock_read_wallclock(&wall_clock, vcpu_time, &ts);
@@ -130,7 +133,8 @@ static int kvm_register_clock(char *txt)
high = ((u64)__pa(&per_cpu(hv_clock, cpu)) >> 32);
printk(KERN_INFO "kvm-clock: cpu %d, msr %x:%x, %s\n",
cpu, high, low, txt);
- return native_write_msr_safe(MSR_KVM_SYSTEM_TIME, low, high);
+
+ return native_write_msr_safe(msr_kvm_system_time, low, high);
}

#ifdef CONFIG_X86_LOCAL_APIC
@@ -165,14 +169,14 @@ static void __init kvm_smp_prepare_boot_cpu(void)
#ifdef CONFIG_KEXEC
static void kvm_crash_shutdown(struct pt_regs *regs)
{
- native_write_msr_safe(MSR_KVM_SYSTEM_TIME, 0, 0);
+ native_write_msr(msr_kvm_system_time, 0, 0);
native_machine_crash_shutdown(regs);
}
#endif

static void kvm_shutdown(void)
{
- native_write_msr_safe(MSR_KVM_SYSTEM_TIME, 0, 0);
+ native_write_msr(msr_kvm_system_time, 0, 0);
native_machine_shutdown();
}

@@ -181,27 +185,34 @@ void __init kvmclock_init(void)
if (!kvm_para_available())
return;

- if (kvmclock && kvm_para_has_feature(KVM_FEATURE_CLOCKSOURCE)) {
- if (kvm_register_clock("boot clock"))
- return;
- pv_time_ops.sched_clock = kvm_clock_read;
- x86_platform.calibrate_tsc = kvm_get_tsc_khz;
- x86_platform.get_wallclock = kvm_get_wallclock;
- x86_platform.set_wallclock = kvm_set_wallclock;
+ if (kvmclock && kvm_para_has_feature(KVM_FEATURE_CLOCKSOURCE2)) {
+ msr_kvm_system_time = MSR_KVM_SYSTEM_TIME_NEW;
+ msr_kvm_wall_clock = MSR_KVM_WALL_CLOCK_NEW;
+ } else if (!(kvmclock && kvm_para_has_feature(KVM_FEATURE_CLOCKSOURCE)))
+ return;
+
+ printk(KERN_INFO "kvm-clock: Using msrs %x and %x",
+ msr_kvm_system_time, msr_kvm_wall_clock);
+
+ if (kvm_register_clock("boot clock"))
+ return;
+ pv_time_ops.sched_clock = kvm_clock_read;
+ x86_platform.calibrate_tsc = kvm_get_tsc_khz;
+ x86_platform.get_wallclock = kvm_get_wallclock;
+ x86_platform.set_wallclock = kvm_set_wallclock;
#ifdef CONFIG_X86_LOCAL_APIC
- x86_cpuinit.setup_percpu_clockev =
- kvm_setup_secondary_clock;
+ x86_cpuinit.setup_percpu_clockev =
+ kvm_setup_secondary_clock;
#endif
#ifdef CONFIG_SMP
- smp_ops.smp_prepare_boot_cpu = kvm_smp_prepare_boot_cpu;
+ smp_ops.smp_prepare_boot_cpu = kvm_smp_prepare_boot_cpu;
#endif
- machine_ops.shutdown = kvm_shutdown;
+ machine_ops.shutdown = kvm_shutdown;
#ifdef CONFIG_KEXEC
- machine_ops.crash_shutdown = kvm_crash_shutdown;
+ machine_ops.crash_shutdown = kvm_crash_shutdown;
#endif
- kvm_get_preset_lpj();
- clocksource_register(&kvm_clock);
- pv_info.paravirt_enabled = 1;
- pv_info.name = "KVM";
- }
+ kvm_get_preset_lpj();
+ clocksource_register(&kvm_clock);
+ pv_info.paravirt_enabled = 1;
+ pv_info.name = "KVM";
}
--
1.6.2.2


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