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SubjectRe: [PATCH v5 0/7] Add RAS virtualization support to SEA/SEI notification type
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Jonathan,
Thanks for the review, will correct the typo issue in the next patch version.


On 2017/8/22 15:54, Jonathan Cameron wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:11:50 +0800
> Dongjiu Geng <gengdongjiu@huawei.com> wrote:
>
>> In the firmware-first RAS solution, corrupt data is detected in a
>> memory location when guest OS application software executing at EL0
>> or guest OS kernel El1 software are reading from the memory. The
>> memory node records errors in an error record accessible using
>> system registers.
>>
>> Because SCR_EL3.EA is 1, then CPU will trap to El3 firmware, EL3
>> firmware records the error to APEI table through reading system
>> register.
>>
>> Because the error was taken from a lower Exception leve, if the
>
> leve -> level
>
>> exception is SEA/SEI and HCR_EL2.TEA/HCR_EL2.AMO is 1, firmware
>> sets ESR_EL2/FAR_El to fake a exception trap to EL2, then
>> transfers to hypervisor.
>>
>> Hypervisor calls the momory failure to deal with this error, momory
>
> momory -> memory
>
> memory failure -> memory failure function? Or callback perhaps?
>
>> failure read the APEI table and decide whether it needs to deliver
>> SIGBUS signal to user space, the advantage of using SIGBUS signal
>> to notify user space is that it can be compatible Non-Kvm users.
>
> Seems like a good description to me. Thanks.
>
> Jonathan
>
>>
>> Dongjiu Geng (5):
>> acpi: apei: Add SEI notification type support for ARMv8
>> support user space to query RAS extension feature
>> arm64: kvm: route synchronous external abort exceptions to el2
>> KVM: arm/arm64: Allow get exception syndrome and
>> arm64: kvm: handle SEI notification and inject virtual SError
>>
>> James Morse (1):
>> KVM: arm64: Save ESR_EL2 on guest SError
>>
>> Xie XiuQi (1):
>> arm64: cpufeature: Detect CPU RAS Extentions
>>
>> arch/arm/include/asm/kvm_host.h | 2 ++
>> arch/arm/kvm/guest.c | 5 +++
>> arch/arm64/Kconfig | 16 ++++++++++
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/barrier.h | 1 +
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/cpucaps.h | 3 +-
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_arm.h | 2 ++
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_emulate.h | 17 ++++++++++
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_host.h | 2 ++
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/sysreg.h | 5 +++
>> arch/arm64/include/asm/system_misc.h | 1 +
>> arch/arm64/include/uapi/asm/kvm.h | 5 +++
>> arch/arm64/kernel/cpufeature.c | 13 ++++++++
>> arch/arm64/kernel/process.c | 3 ++
>> arch/arm64/kvm/guest.c | 48 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> arch/arm64/kvm/handle_exit.c | 21 +++++++++++--
>> arch/arm64/kvm/hyp/switch.c | 29 +++++++++++++++--
>> arch/arm64/kvm/reset.c | 3 ++
>> arch/arm64/mm/fault.c | 21 +++++++++++--
>> drivers/acpi/apei/Kconfig | 15 +++++++++
>> drivers/acpi/apei/ghes.c | 60 +++++++++++++++++++++++-------------
>> include/acpi/ghes.h | 2 +-
>> include/uapi/linux/kvm.h | 3 ++
>> virt/kvm/arm/arm.c | 7 +++++
>> 23 files changed, 254 insertions(+), 30 deletions(-)
>>
>
>
> .
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