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SubjectRe: [PATCH v3 10/11] mm: x86: Invoke hypercall when page encryption status is changed
On Wed, Jul 10, 2019 at 08:13:11PM +0000, Singh, Brijesh wrote:
> @@ -2060,6 +2067,14 @@ static int __set_memory_enc_dec(unsigned long addr, int numpages, bool enc)
> */
> cpa_flush(&cpa, 0);
>
> + /*
> + * When SEV is active, notify hypervisor that a given memory range is mapped
> + * encrypted or decrypted. Hypervisor will use this information during
> + * the VM migration.
> + */
> + if (sev_active())
> + set_memory_enc_dec_hypercall(addr, numpages << PAGE_SHIFT, enc);

Btw, tglx has a another valid design concern here: why isn't this a
pv_ops thing? So that it is active only when the hypervisor is actually
present?

I know, I know, this will run on SEV guests only because it is all
(hopefully) behind "if (sev_active())" checks but the clean and accepted
design is a paravirt call, I'd say.

Especially if some day other hypervisors should want to run SEV guests
too...

Thx.

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Regards/Gruss,
Boris.
SUSE Software Solutions Germany GmbH, GF: Felix Imendörffer, HRB 247165, AG München

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