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SubjectRe: [PATCH v20 15/28] x86/sgx: Add the Linux SGX Enclave Driver
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On 2019-04-23 17:26, Sean Christopherson wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 23, 2019 at 11:29:24PM +0000, Jethro Beekman wrote:
>> On 2019-04-22 14:58, Sean Christopherson wrote:
>>> Now that the core SGX code is approaching stability, I'd like to start
>>> sending RFCs for the EPC virtualization and KVM bits to hash out that side
>>> of things. The ACPI crud is the last chunk of code that would require
>>> non-trivial changes to the core SGX code for the proposed virtualization
>>> implementation. I'd strongly prefer to get it out of the way before
>>> sending the KVM RFCs.
>>
>> What kind of changes? Wouldn't KVM just be another consumer of the same API
>> used by the driver?
>
> Nope, userspace "only" needs to be able to mmap() arbitrary chunks of EPC.

I don't think this is sufficient. Don't you need enclave tracking in
order to support paging?

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Jethro Beekman | Fortanix

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