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SubjectRe: [PATCH] KVM: nvmx: retry writing guest memory after page fault injected
On Thu, 26 Dec 2019 at 10:32, linmiaohe <linmiaohe@huawei.com> wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> Liran Alon <liran.alon@oracle.com> wrote:
> >> On 25 Dec 2019, at 4:21, linmiaohe <linmiaohe@huawei.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> From: Miaohe Lin <linmiaohe@huawei.com>
> >>
> >> We should retry writing guest memory when
> >> kvm_write_guest_virt_system() failed and page fault is injected in handle_vmread().
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Miaohe Lin <linmiaohe@huawei.com>
> >
> >Patch fix seems correct to me:
> >Reviewed-by: Liran Alon <liran.alon@oracle.com>
>
> Thanks for your review.
>
> >However, I suggest to rephrase commit title & message as follows:
> >
> >"""
> >KVM: nVMX: vmread should not set rflags to specify success in case of #PF
> >
> >In case writing to vmread destination operand result in a #PF, vmread should not call nested_vmx_succeed() to set rflags to specify success. Similar to as done in for VMPTRST (See handle_vmptrst()).
> >"""
>
> Thanks for your sueestion, I would rephrase commit title & message accordingly.
>
> >
> >In addition, it will be appreciated if you would also submit kvm-unit-test that verifies this condition.
>
> I'd like to submit kvm-unit-test that verifies this condition, but I am not familiar with the kvm-unit-test code yet and
> also not in my recent todo list. So such a patch may come late. It would be appreciated too if you could submit this
> kvm-unit-test patch. :)

Hmm, did you verify your own patch? Please give the testcase.

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