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SubjectRe: [PATCH AUTOSEL 5.0 29/98] KVM: arm/arm64: Enforce PTE mappings at stage2 when needed
On Tue, Apr 23, 2019 at 10:27:26AM +0100, Suzuki K Poulose wrote:
>Hi Sasha,
>On 04/22/2019 08:40 PM, Sasha Levin wrote:
>>From: Suzuki K Poulose <>
>>[ Upstream commit a80868f398554842b14d07060012c06efb57c456 ]
>>commit 6794ad5443a2118 ("KVM: arm/arm64: Fix unintended stage 2 PMD mappings")
>>made the checks to skip huge mappings, stricter. However it introduced
>>a bug where we still use huge mappings, ignoring the flag to
>>use PTE mappings, by not reseting the vma_pagesize to PAGE_SIZE.
>>Also, the checks do not cover the PUD huge pages, that was
>>under review during the same period. This patch fixes both
>>the issues.
>>Fixes : 6794ad5443a2118 ("KVM: arm/arm64: Fix unintended stage 2 PMD mappings")
>>Reported-by: Zenghui Yu <>
>>Cc: Zenghui Yu <>
>>Cc: Christoffer Dall <>
>>Signed-off-by: Suzuki K Poulose <>
>>Signed-off-by: Marc Zyngier <>
>>Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin (Microsoft) <>
>Please be aware that we need a follow up fix for this patch to fix the
>problem for THP backed memory.
>It should appear upstream soon.

Since it's not upstream yet, I'll drop this patch for now and queue it
for a later release.


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