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SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH v9 0/8] Enable ptp_kvm for arm64
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On 06/01/20 10:38, Jianyong Wu wrote:
> Ping ...
> Any comments to this patch set?

Marc, Will, can you ack it? Since the sticky point was the detection of
the clocksource and it was solved by Thomas's patch, I don't have any
more problems including it.

Thanks,

Paolo

>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jianyong Wu <jianyong.wu@arm.com>
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 11:40 AM
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>> <Kaly.Xin@arm.com>; Justin He (Arm Technology China)
>> <Justin.He@arm.com>; Jianyong Wu (Arm Technology China)
>> <Jianyong.Wu@arm.com>; nd <nd@arm.com>
>> Subject: [RFC PATCH v9 0/8] Enable ptp_kvm for arm64
>>
>> kvm ptp targets to provide high precision time sync between guest and host
>> in virtualization environment. Here, we enable kvm ptp for arm64.
>> This patch set base on [1][2][3]
>>
>> change log:
>>
>> from v8 to v9:
>> (1) move ptp_kvm.h to driver/ptp/
>> (2) replace license declaration of ptp_kvm.h the same with other
>> header files in the same directory.
>>
>> from v7 to v8:
>> (1) separate adding clocksource id for arm_arch_counter as a single patch.
>> (2) update commit message for patch 4/8.
>> (3) refine patch 7/8 and patch 8/8 to make them more independent.
>>
>> from v6 to v7:
>> (1) include the omitted clocksource_id.h in last version.
>> (2) reorder the header file in patch.
>> (3) refine some words in commit message to make it more impersonal.
>>
>> from v5 to v6:
>> (1) apply Mark's patch[4] to get SMCCC conduit.
>> (2) add mechanism to recognize current clocksource by add
>> clocksouce_id value into struct clocksource instead of method in patch-v5.
>> (3) rename kvm_arch_ptp_get_clock_fn into
>> kvm_arch_ptp_get_crosststamp.
>>
>> from v4 to v5:
>> (1) remove hvc delay compensasion as it should leave to userspace.
>> (2) check current clocksource in hvc call service.
>> (3) expose current clocksource by adding it to system_time_snapshot.
>> (4) add helper to check if clocksource is arm_arch_counter.
>> (5) rename kvm_ptp.c to ptp_kvm_common.c
>>
>> from v3 to v4:
>> (1) fix clocksource of ptp_kvm to arch_sys_counter.
>> (2) move kvm_arch_ptp_get_clock_fn into arm_arch_timer.c
>> (3) subtract cntvoff before return cycles from host.
>> (4) use ktime_get_snapshot instead of getnstimeofday and
>> get_current_counterval to return time and counter value.
>> (5) split ktime and counter into two 32-bit block respectively to avoid
>> Y2038-safe issue.
>> (6) set time compensation to device time as half of the delay of hvc call.
>> (7) add ARM_ARCH_TIMER as dependency of ptp_kvm for arm64.
>>
>> from v2 to v3:
>> (1) fix some issues in commit log.
>> (2) add some receivers in send list.
>>
>> from v1 to v2:
>> (1) move arch-specific code from arch/ to driver/ptp/
>> (2) offer mechanism to inform userspace if ptp_kvm service is available.
>> (3) separate ptp_kvm code for arm64 into hypervisor part and guest part.
>> (4) add API to expose monotonic clock and counter value.
>> (5) refine code: remove no necessary part and reconsitution.
>>
>> [1]https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/will/linux.git/
>> commit/?h=kvm/hvc&id=125ea89e4a21e2fc5235410f966a996a1a7148bf
>> [2]https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/will/linux.git/
>> commit/?h=kvm/hvc&id=464f5a1741e5959c3e4d2be1966ae0093b4dce06
>> [3]https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/will/linux.git/
>> commit/?h=kvm/hvc&id=6597490e005d0eeca8ed8c1c1d7b4318ee014681
>> [4]https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/arm64/linux.git/
>> commit/?h=for-next/smccc-conduit-
>> cleanup&id=6b7fe77c334ae59fed9500140e08f4f896b36871
>>
>> Jianyong Wu (6):
>> psci: let arm_smccc_1_1_invoke available by modules
>> ptp: Reorganize ptp_kvm modules to make it arch-independent.
>> clocksource: Add clocksource id for arm arch counter
>> psci: Add hvc call service for ptp_kvm.
>> ptp: arm64: Enable ptp_kvm for arm64
>> kvm: arm64: Add capability check extension for ptp_kvm
>>
>> Mark Rutland (1):
>> arm/arm64: smccc/psci: add arm_smccc_1_1_get_conduit()
>>
>> Thomas Gleixner (1):
>> time: Add mechanism to recognize clocksource in time_get_snapshot
>>
>> drivers/clocksource/arm_arch_timer.c | 24 ++++++
>> drivers/firmware/psci/psci.c | 16 ++++
>> drivers/ptp/Kconfig | 2 +-
>> drivers/ptp/Makefile | 1 +
>> drivers/ptp/ptp_kvm.h | 11 +++
>> drivers/ptp/ptp_kvm_arm64.c | 53 +++++++++++++
>> drivers/ptp/{ptp_kvm.c => ptp_kvm_common.c} | 77 +++++-------------
>> drivers/ptp/ptp_kvm_x86.c | 87 +++++++++++++++++++++
>> include/linux/arm-smccc.h | 30 ++++++-
>> include/linux/clocksource.h | 6 ++
>> include/linux/clocksource_ids.h | 13 +++
>> include/linux/timekeeping.h | 12 +--
>> include/uapi/linux/kvm.h | 1 +
>> kernel/time/clocksource.c | 3 +
>> kernel/time/timekeeping.c | 1 +
>> virt/kvm/arm/arm.c | 1 +
>> virt/kvm/arm/psci.c | 22 ++++++
>> 17 files changed, 294 insertions(+), 66 deletions(-) create mode 100644
>> drivers/ptp/ptp_kvm.h create mode 100644 drivers/ptp/ptp_kvm_arm64.c
>> rename drivers/ptp/{ptp_kvm.c => ptp_kvm_common.c} (63%) create
>> mode 100644 drivers/ptp/ptp_kvm_x86.c create mode 100644
>> include/linux/clocksource_ids.h
>>
>> --
>> 2.17.1
>

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