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SubjectRe: [PATCH v4 2/3] arm64: kvm: route synchronous external abort exceptions to el2
On Tue, Jun 27, 2017 at 08:15:49PM +0800, gengdongjiu wrote:
> correct the commit message:
>
> In the firmware-first RAS solution, OS receives an synchronous
> external abort, then trapped to EL3 by SCR_EL3.EA. Firmware inspects
> the HCR_EL2.TEA and chooses the target to send APEI's SEA notification.
> If the SCR_EL3.EA is set, delegates the error exception to the hypervisor,
> otherwise it delegates to the host OS kernel

This commit text has nothing (directly) to do with the content of the
patch. Whether or not seting these bits are used by firmware to emulate
injecting an exception or by the CPU raising a an exception is not the
core of the issue.

Please describe your change, then provide rationale.

Thanks,
-Christoffer


>
>
> On 2017/6/26 20:45, Dongjiu Geng wrote:
> > In the firmware-first RAS solution, guest OS receives an synchronous
> > external abort, then trapped to EL3 by SCR_EL3.EA. Firmware inspects
> > the HCR_EL2.TEA and chooses the target to send APEI's SEA notification.
> > If the SCR_EL3.EA is set, delegates the error exception to the hypervisor,
> > otherwise it delegates to the guest OS kernel
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Dongjiu Geng <gengdongjiu@huawei.com>
> > ---
> > arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_arm.h | 2 ++
> > arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_emulate.h | 7 +++++++
> > 2 files changed, 9 insertions(+)
> >
> > diff --git a/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_arm.h b/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_arm.h
> > index 61d694c..1188272 100644
> > --- a/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_arm.h
> > +++ b/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_arm.h
> > @@ -23,6 +23,8 @@
> > #include <asm/types.h>
> >
> > /* Hyp Configuration Register (HCR) bits */
> > +#define HCR_TEA (UL(1) << 37)
> > +#define HCR_TERR (UL(1) << 36)
> > #define HCR_E2H (UL(1) << 34)
> > #define HCR_ID (UL(1) << 33)
> > #define HCR_CD (UL(1) << 32)
> > diff --git a/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_emulate.h b/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_emulate.h
> > index f5ea0ba..5f64ab2 100644
> > --- a/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_emulate.h
> > +++ b/arch/arm64/include/asm/kvm_emulate.h
> > @@ -47,6 +47,13 @@ static inline void vcpu_reset_hcr(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
> > vcpu->arch.hcr_el2 = HCR_GUEST_FLAGS;
> > if (is_kernel_in_hyp_mode())
> > vcpu->arch.hcr_el2 |= HCR_E2H;
> > + if (cpus_have_const_cap(ARM64_HAS_RAS_EXTN)) {
> > + /* route synchronous external abort exceptions to EL2 */
> > + vcpu->arch.hcr_el2 |= HCR_TEA;
> > + /* trap error record accesses */
> > + vcpu->arch.hcr_el2 |= HCR_TERR;
> > + }
> > +
> > if (test_bit(KVM_ARM_VCPU_EL1_32BIT, vcpu->arch.features))
> > vcpu->arch.hcr_el2 &= ~HCR_RW;
> > }
> >
>

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