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2014-01-29x86, asmlinkage, lguest: Fix C functions used by inline assemblerAndi Kleen1-6/+6
- Make the C code used by the paravirt stubs visible - Since they have to be global now, give them a more unique name. Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1382458079-24450-3-git-send-email-andi@firstfloor.org Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
2013-09-06lguest: fix GPF in guest when using gdb.Rusty Russell1-0/+7
Since the Guest is in ring 1, it can't read the debug registers: doing so gives a number of nasty messages: (gdb) run Starting program: /bin/sleep [ 31.170230] general protection fault: 0000 [#1] SMP [ 31.170230] Modules linked in: [ 31.170230] CPU: 0 PID: 2678 Comm: sleep Not tainted 3.11.0+ #64 [ 31.170230] task: cc5c09b0 ti: cc79c000 task.ti: cc79c000 [ 31.170230] EIP: 0061:[<c01333d8>] EFLAGS: 00000097 CPU: 0 [ 31.170230] EIP is at native_get_debugreg+0x58/0x70 [ 31.170230] EAX: 00000006 EBX: cc79dfb4 ECX: b7fff918 EDX: 00000000 [ 31.170230] ESI: cc5c09b0 EDI: 00000000 EBP: cc79df84 ESP: cc79df84 [ 31.170230] DS: 007b ES: 007b FS: 00d8 GS: 0000 SS: 0069 [ 31.170230] CR0: 00000008 CR2: 081ba69a CR3: 0e2f2000 CR4: 00000000 Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2013-07-15lguest: Point to the right directory for the lguest launcherHolger Hans Peter Freyther1-2/+1
The code was moved in 07fe9977b6234ede1bd29e10e0323e478860c871 but the comment was not updated. The reference in drivers/vhost/vhost.c is left alone as it is historic. Signed-off-by: Holger Hans Peter Freyther <holger@moiji-mobile.com> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2013-07-06Merge branch 'timers-core-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-2/+2
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull timer core updates from Thomas Gleixner: "The timer changes contain: - posix timer code consolidation and fixes for odd corner cases - sched_clock implementation moved from ARM to core code to avoid duplication by other architectures - alarm timer updates - clocksource and clockevents unregistration facilities - clocksource/events support for new hardware - precise nanoseconds RTC readout (Xen feature) - generic support for Xen suspend/resume oddities - the usual lot of fixes and cleanups all over the place The parts which touch other areas (ARM/XEN) have been coordinated with the relevant maintainers. Though this results in an handful of trivial to solve merge conflicts, which we preferred over nasty cross tree merge dependencies. The patches which have been committed in the last few days are bug fixes plus the posix timer lot. The latter was in akpms queue and next for quite some time; they just got forgotten and Frederic collected them last minute." * 'timers-core-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: (59 commits) hrtimer: Remove unused variable hrtimers: Move SMP function call to thread context clocksource: Reselect clocksource when watchdog validated high-res capability posix-cpu-timers: don't account cpu timer after stopped thread runtime accounting posix_timers: fix racy timer delta caching on task exit posix-timers: correctly get dying task time sample in posix_cpu_timer_schedule() selftests: add basic posix timers selftests posix_cpu_timers: consolidate expired timers check posix_cpu_timers: consolidate timer list cleanups posix_cpu_timer: consolidate expiry time type tick: Sanitize broadcast control logic tick: Prevent uncontrolled switch to oneshot mode tick: Make oneshot broadcast robust vs. CPU offlining x86: xen: Sync the CMOS RTC as well as the Xen wallclock x86: xen: Sync the wallclock when the system time is set timekeeping: Indicate that clock was set in the pvclock gtod notifier timekeeping: Pass flags instead of multiple bools to timekeeping_update() xen: Remove clock_was_set() call in the resume path hrtimers: Support resuming with two or more CPUs online (but stopped) timer: Fix jiffies wrap behavior of round_jiffies_common() ...
2013-07-03Merge tags 'modules-next-for-linus' and 'virtio-next-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds2-1/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rusty/linux Pull trivial module and virtio fixes from Rusty Russell. Apparently these were meant for 3.10, but came in after the release. * tag 'modules-next-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rusty/linux: modpost.c: Add .text.unlikely to TEXT_SECTIONS * tag 'virtio-next-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/rusty/linux: virtio: remove virtqueue_add_buf(). lguest: rename i386_head.S virtio_blk: Add missing 'static' qualifiers virtio: console: Add emergency writeonly register to config space virtio_pci: better macro exported in uapi
2013-06-06x86: Get rid of ->hard_math and all the FPU asm fuH. Peter Anvin1-1/+1
Reimplement FPU detection code in C and drop old, not-so-recommended detection method in asm. Move all the relevant stuff into i387.c where it conceptually belongs. Finally drop cpuinfo_x86.hard_math. [ hpa: huge thanks to Borislav for taking my original concept patch and productizing it ] [ Boris, note to self: do not use static_cpu_has before alternatives! ] Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1367244262-29511-2-git-send-email-bp@alien8.de Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1365436666-9837-2-git-send-email-bp@alien8.de Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <bp@suse.de> Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
2013-05-28x86: Increase precision of x86_platform.get/set_wallclock()David Vrabel1-2/+2
All the virtualized platforms (KVM, lguest and Xen) have persistent wallclocks that have more than one second of precision. read_persistent_wallclock() and update_persistent_wallclock() allow for nanosecond precision but their implementation on x86 with x86_platform.get/set_wallclock() only allows for one second precision. This means guests may see a wallclock time that is off by up to 1 second. Make set_wallclock() and get_wallclock() take a struct timespec parameter (which allows for nanosecond precision) so KVM and Xen guests may start with a more accurate wallclock time and a Xen dom0 can maintain a more accurate wallclock for guests. Signed-off-by: David Vrabel <david.vrabel@citrix.com> Signed-off-by: John Stultz <john.stultz@linaro.org>
2013-05-20lguest: rename i386_head.SDaniel Baluta2-1/+1
Since commit 9a163ed8e0 (i386: move kernel) kernel/i386_head.S was renamed to kernel/head_32.S. We do the same for lguest/i386_head.S. Signed-off-by: Daniel Baluta <dbaluta@ixiacom.com> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2013-04-30Merge branch 'x86-paravirt-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-2/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull x86 paravirt update from Ingo Molnar: "Various paravirtualization related changes - the biggest one makes guest support optional via CONFIG_HYPERVISOR_GUEST" * 'x86-paravirt-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: x86, wakeup, sleep: Use pvops functions for changing GDT entries x86, xen, gdt: Remove the pvops variant of store_gdt. x86-32, gdt: Store/load GDT for ACPI S3 or hibernation/resume path is not needed x86-64, gdt: Store/load GDT for ACPI S3 or hibernate/resume path is not needed. x86: Make Linux guest support optional x86, Kconfig: Move PARAVIRT_DEBUG into the paravirt menu
2013-04-10x86, mm: Patch out arch_flush_lazy_mmu_mode() when running on bare metalBoris Ostrovsky1-0/+1
Invoking arch_flush_lazy_mmu_mode() results in calls to preempt_enable()/disable() which may have performance impact. Since lazy MMU is not used on bare metal we can patch away arch_flush_lazy_mmu_mode() so that it is never called in such environment. [ hpa: the previous patch "Fix vmalloc_fault oops during lazy MMU updates" may cause a minor performance regression on bare metal. This patch resolves that performance regression. It is somewhat unclear to me if this is a good -stable candidate. ] Signed-off-by: Boris Ostrovsky <boris.ostrovsky@oracle.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1364045796-10720-2-git-send-email-konrad.wilk@oracle.com Tested-by: Josh Boyer <jwboyer@redhat.com> Tested-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com> Acked-by: Borislav Petkov <bp@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com> Cc: <stable@vger.kernel.org> SEE NOTE ABOVE
2013-03-04x86: Make Linux guest support optionalBorislav Petkov1-2/+1
Put all config options needed to run Linux as a guest behind a CONFIG_HYPERVISOR_GUEST menu so that they don't get built-in by default but be selectable by the user. Also, make all units which depend on x86_hyper, depend on this new symbol so that compilation doesn't fail when CONFIG_HYPERVISOR_GUEST is disabled but those units assume its presence. Sort options in the new HYPERVISOR_GUEST menu, adapt config text and drop redundant select. Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <bp@suse.de> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1362428421-9244-3-git-send-email-bp@alien8.de Cc: Dmitry Torokhov <dtor@vmware.com> Cc: K. Y. Srinivasan <kys@microsoft.com> Cc: Haiyang Zhang <haiyangz@microsoft.com> Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
2013-02-21Merge branch 'x86-mm-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-1/+2
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip Pull x86 mm changes from Peter Anvin: "This is a huge set of several partly interrelated (and concurrently developed) changes, which is why the branch history is messier than one would like. The *really* big items are two humonguous patchsets mostly developed by Yinghai Lu at my request, which completely revamps the way we create initial page tables. In particular, rather than estimating how much memory we will need for page tables and then build them into that memory -- a calculation that has shown to be incredibly fragile -- we now build them (on 64 bits) with the aid of a "pseudo-linear mode" -- a #PF handler which creates temporary page tables on demand. This has several advantages: 1. It makes it much easier to support things that need access to data very early (a followon patchset uses this to load microcode way early in the kernel startup). 2. It allows the kernel and all the kernel data objects to be invoked from above the 4 GB limit. This allows kdump to work on very large systems. 3. It greatly reduces the difference between Xen and native (Xen's equivalent of the #PF handler are the temporary page tables created by the domain builder), eliminating a bunch of fragile hooks. The patch series also gets us a bit closer to W^X. Additional work in this pull is the 64-bit get_user() work which you were also involved with, and a bunch of cleanups/speedups to __phys_addr()/__pa()." * 'x86-mm-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip: (105 commits) x86, mm: Move reserving low memory later in initialization x86, doc: Clarify the use of asm("%edx") in uaccess.h x86, mm: Redesign get_user with a __builtin_choose_expr hack x86: Be consistent with data size in getuser.S x86, mm: Use a bitfield to mask nuisance get_user() warnings x86/kvm: Fix compile warning in kvm_register_steal_time() x86-32: Add support for 64bit get_user() x86-32, mm: Remove reference to alloc_remap() x86-32, mm: Remove reference to resume_map_numa_kva() x86-32, mm: Rip out x86_32 NUMA remapping code x86/numa: Use __pa_nodebug() instead x86: Don't panic if can not alloc buffer for swiotlb mm: Add alloc_bootmem_low_pages_nopanic() x86, 64bit, mm: hibernate use generic mapping_init x86, 64bit, mm: Mark data/bss/brk to nx x86: Merge early kernel reserve for 32bit and 64bit x86: Add Crash kernel low reservation x86, kdump: Remove crashkernel range find limit for 64bit memblock: Add memblock_mem_size() x86, boot: Not need to check setup_header version for setup_data ...
2013-02-14lguest: select CONFIG_TTY to build properly.Randy Dunlap1-0/+1
Fix kconfig warning for LGUEST_GUEST config by selecting TTY: warning: (KVMTOOL_TEST_ENABLE && LGUEST_GUEST) selects VIRTIO_CONSOLE which has unmet direct dependencies (VIRTIO && TTY) Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Cc: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@canb.auug.org.au> Cc: Joe Millenbach <jmillenbach@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
2013-01-25Merge tag 'v3.8-rc5' into x86/mmH. Peter Anvin1-1/+1
The __pa() fixup series that follows touches KVM code that is not present in the existing branch based on v3.7-rc5, so merge in the current upstream from Linus. Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
2012-11-16x86/lguest: Use __pa_symbol instead of __pa on C visible symbolsAlexander Duyck1-1/+2
The function lguest_write_cr3 is using __pa to convert swapper_pg_dir and initial_page_table from virtual addresses to physical. The correct function to use for these values is __pa_symbol since they are C visible symbols. Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Signed-off-by: Alexander Duyck <alexander.h.duyck@intel.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20121116215748.8521.83556.stgit@ahduyck-cp1.jf.intel.com Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
2012-10-26x86, MCA: Finish mca_config conversionBorislav Petkov1-1/+1
mce_ser, mce_bios_cmci_threshold and mce_disabled are the last three bools which need conversion. Move them to the mca_config struct and adjust usage sites accordingly. Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de> Acked-by: Tony Luck <tony.luck@intel.com>
2012-09-28virtio: remove CONFIG_VIRTIO_RINGRusty Russell1-1/+0
Everyone who selects VIRTIO is also made to select VIRTIO_RING; just make them synonymous, since we removed the indirection layer some time ago. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2012-01-12lguest: Make sure interrupt is allocated ok by lguest_setup_irqStratos Psomadakis1-8/+13
Make sure the interrupt is allocated correctly by lguest_setup_irq (check the return value of irq_alloc_desc_at for -ENOMEM) Signed-off-by: Stratos Psomadakis <psomas@cslab.ece.ntua.gr> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> (cleanups and commentry)
2011-10-31lguest: add export.h to lguest files for THIS_MODULE/EXPORT_SYMBOLPaul Gortmaker1-0/+1
We need this in advance of the module.h cleanup, or we'll get compile errors like this: CC drivers/lguest/lguest_device.o drivers/lguest/lguest_device.c: In function ‘lguest_devices_init’: drivers/lguest/lguest_device.c:490: error: ‘THIS_MODULE’ undeclared (first use in this function) Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortmaker@windriver.com>
2011-10-27lguest: don't allow KVM-detection cpuid.Rusty Russell1-0/+10
Host might be running under KVM, but we shouldn't allow Guest to think it can use KVM hypercalls (it can't, and it will embarrass itself if it tries). Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-07-22lguest: Fix translation count about wikipedia's cpuid pageAdrian Knoth1-1/+1
The comment is outdated, wikipedia now has six translations of the cpuid page. Signed-off-by: Adrian Knoth <adi@drcomp.erfurt.thur.de> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-07-22lguest: Fix three simple typos in commentsAdrian Knoth2-2/+2
This patch fixes three typos I've accidentally spotted. Signed-off-by: Adrian Knoth <adi@drcomp.erfurt.thur.de> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> (one was already fixed)
2011-07-22lguest: update commentsRusty Russell2-13/+26
Also removes a long-unused #define and an extraneous semicolon. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-07-22lguest: remove remaining vmcallRusty Russell1-6/+2
We switch back from using vmcall in 091ebf07a2408f9a56634caa0f86d9360e9af23b because it was unreliable under kvm, but I missed one (rarely-used) place. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-07-22lguest: use a special 1:1 linear pagetable mode until first switch.Rusty Russell2-8/+12
The Host used to create some page tables for the Guest to use at the top of Guest memory; it would then tell the Guest where this was. In particular, it created linear mappings for 0 and 0xC0000000 addresses because lguest used to switch to its real page tables quite late in boot. However, since d50d8fe19 Linux initialized boot page tables in head_32.S even before the "are we lguest?" boot jump. So, now we can simplify things: the Host pagetable code assumes 1:1 linear mapping until it first calls the LHCALL_NEW_PGTABLE hypercall, which we now do before we reach C code. This also means that the Host doesn't need to know anything about the Guest's PAGE_OFFSET. (Non-Linux guests might not even have such a thing). Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-05-30lguest: fix timer interrupt setupRusty Russell1-0/+1
Without an IRQ chip set, we now get a WARN_ON and no timer interrupt. This prevents booting. Fortunately, the fix is a one-liner: set up the timer IRQ like everything else. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Cc: stable@kernel.org # .39.x
2011-05-19Merge branch 'timers-clocksource-for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-3/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip * 'timers-clocksource-for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/linux-2.6-tip: clocksource: convert mips to generic i8253 clocksource clocksource: convert x86 to generic i8253 clocksource clocksource: convert footbridge to generic i8253 clocksource clocksource: add common i8253 PIT clocksource blackfin: convert to clocksource_register_hz mips: convert to clocksource_register_hz/khz sparc: convert to clocksource_register_hz/khz alpha: convert to clocksource_register_hz microblaze: convert to clocksource_register_hz/khz ia64: convert to clocksource_register_hz/khz x86: Convert remaining x86 clocksources to clocksource_register_hz/khz Make clocksource name const
2011-05-14Merge branch 'consolidate-clksrc-i8253' of ↵Thomas Gleixner1-3/+3
master.kernel.org:~rmk/linux-2.6-arm into timers/clocksource Conflicts: arch/ia64/kernel/cyclone.c arch/mips/kernel/i8253.c arch/x86/kernel/i8253.c Reason: Resolve conflicts so further cleanups do not conflict further Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2011-05-06Correct occurrences ofRob Landley1-1/+1
- Documentation/kvm/ to Documentation/virtual/kvm - Documentation/uml/ to Documentation/virtual/uml - Documentation/lguest/ to Documentation/virtual/lguest throughout the kernel source tree. Signed-off-by: Rob Landley <rob@landley.net> Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com>
2011-03-18x86: Fix common misspellingsLucas De Marchi1-1/+1
They were generated by 'codespell' and then manually reviewed. Signed-off-by: Lucas De Marchi <lucas.demarchi@profusion.mobi> Cc: trivial@kernel.org LKML-Reference: <1300389856-1099-3-git-send-email-lucas.demarchi@profusion.mobi> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2011-03-12x86: Cleanup the genirq name spaceThomas Gleixner1-2/+2
genirq is switching to a consistent name space for the irq related functions. Convert x86. Conversion was done with coccinelle. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2011-02-21x86: Convert remaining x86 clocksources to clocksource_register_hz/khzJohn Stultz1-3/+1
This converts the remaining x86 clocksources to use clocksource_register_hz/khz. CC: jacob.jun.pan@intel.com CC: Glauber Costa <glommer@redhat.com> CC: Dimitri Sivanich <sivanich@sgi.com> CC: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> CC: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@xensource.com> CC: Chris McDermott <lcm@us.ibm.com> CC: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Tested-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com> [xen] Signed-off-by: John Stultz <johnstul@us.ibm.com>
2011-01-20LGUEST_GUEST: fix unmet direct dependencies (VIRTUALIZATION && VIRTIO)Randy Dunlap1-0/+1
Honor the kconfig menu hierarchy to remove kconfig dependency warnings: VIRTIO and VIRTIO_RING are subordinate to VIRTUALIZATION. warning: (LGUEST_GUEST) selects VIRTIO which has unmet direct dependencies (VIRTUALIZATION) warning: (LGUEST_GUEST && VIRTIO_PCI && VIRTIO_BALLOON) selects VIRTIO_RING which has unmet direct dependencies (VIRTUALIZATION && VIRTIO) Reported-by: Toralf F_rster <toralf.foerster@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-01-20lguest: compile fixesRusty Russell1-1/+1
arch/x86/lguest/boot.c: In function ‘lguest_init_IRQ’: arch/x86/lguest/boot.c:824: error: macro "__this_cpu_write" requires 2 arguments, but only 1 given arch/x86/lguest/boot.c:824: error: ‘__this_cpu_write’ undeclared (first use in this function) arch/x86/lguest/boot.c:824: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once arch/x86/lguest/boot.c:824: error: for each function it appears in.) drivers/lguest/x86/core.c: In function ‘copy_in_guest_info’: drivers/lguest/x86/core.c:94: error: lvalue required as left operand of assignment Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-01-20lguest: Use this_cpu_opsChristoph Lameter1-1/+1
Use this_cpu_ops in a couple of places in lguest. Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com> Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2011-01-04x86, mm: Initialize initial_page_table before paravirt jumpsRusty Russell1-105/+0
v2.6.36-rc8-54-gb40827f (x86-32, mm: Add an initial page table for core bootstrapping) made x86 boot using initial_page_table and broke lguest. For 2.6.37 we simply cut & paste the initialization code into lguest (da32dac10126 "lguest: populate initial_page_table"), now we fix it properly by doing that initialization before the paravirt jump. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Acked-by: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@goop.org> Cc: lguest <lguest@ozlabs.org> Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl> LKML-Reference: <201101041720.54535.rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
2010-12-16lguest: populate initial_page_tableRusty Russell2-3/+105
Two x86 patches broke lguest: 1) v2.6.35-492-g72d7c3b, which changed x86 to use the memblock allocator. In lguest, the host places linear page tables at the top of mem, which used to be enough to get us up to the swapper_pg_dir page tables. With the first patch, the direct mapping tables used that memory: Before: kernel direct mapping tables up to 4000000 @ 7000-1a000 After: kernel direct mapping tables up to 4000000 @ 3fed000-4000000 I initially fixed this by lying about the amount of memory we had, so the kernel wouldn't blatt the lguest boot pagetables (yuk!), but then... 2) v2.6.36-rc8-54-gb40827f, which made x86 boot use initial_page_table. This was initialized in a part of head_32.S which isn't executed by lguest; it is then copied into swapper_pg_dir. So we have to initialize it; and anyway we switch to it before we blatt the old tables, so that fixes the previous damage as well. For the moment, I cut & pasted the code into lguest's boot code, but next merge window I will merge them. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Cc: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy.fitzhardinge@citrix.com> Cc: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@oracle.com> To: x86@kernel.org
2010-12-16lguest: restore boot speedRusty Russell1-4/+7
lguest is dumb and drops *all* the pagetables for set_pte (which is only used for kernel mapping manipulation, so it's OK without highmem). But it's used a lot in boot, too. As a guest optimization, we suppressed this flushing until the first page switch. Now we have initial_page_table, that happens much earlier, so extend the heuristic to wait until we switch to something other than the swapper_pg_dir or initial_page_table. As measured on my laptop under kvm, this dropped the time-to-mount-root from 48 seconds to 4.3 seconds. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2010-12-16lguest: fix crash lguest_time_initRusty Russell1-1/+1
fe25c7fc2e "x86: lguest: Convert to new irq chip functions" converted enable_lguest_irq() to take a struct irq_data *, but didn't fix the one internal caller. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> To: x86@kernel.org
2010-10-12x86: lguest: Use new irq allocatorThomas Gleixner1-2/+2
Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Reviewed-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2010-10-12x86: lguest: Convert to new irq chip functionsThomas Gleixner1-7/+7
Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Reviewed-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2010-09-21lguest: update comments to reflect LHCALL_LOAD_GDT_ENTRY.Rusty Russell1-5/+8
We used to have a hypercall which reloaded the entire GDT, then we switched to one which loaded a single entry (to match the IDT code). Some comments were not updated, so fix them. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Reported by: Eviatar Khen <eviatarkhen@gmail.com>
2010-05-28Merge branch 'ht-delete-2.6.35' into releaseLen Brown1-1/+0
2010-04-14lguest: stop using KVM hypercall mechanismRusty Russell2-32/+31
This is a partial revert of 4cd8b5e2a159 "lguest: use KVM hypercalls"; we revert to using (just as questionable but more reliable) int $15 for hypercalls. I didn't revert the register mapping, so we still use the same calling convention as kvm. KVM in more recent incarnations stopped injecting a fault when a guest tried to use the VMCALL instruction from ring 1, so lguest under kvm fails to make hypercalls. It was nice to share code with our KVM cousins, but this was overreach. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> Cc: Matias Zabaljauregui <zabaljauregui@gmail.com> Cc: Avi Kivity <avi@redhat.com>
2010-03-14ACPI: delete the "acpi=ht" boot optionLen Brown1-1/+0
acpi=ht was important in 2003 -- before ACPI was universally deployed and enabled by default in the major Linux distributions. At that time, there were a fair number of people who or chose to, or needed to, run with acpi=off, yet also wanted access to Hyper-threading. Today we find that many invocations of "acpi=ht" are accidental, and thus is it possible that it is doing more harm than good. In 2.6.34, we warn on invocation of acpi=ht. In 2.6.35, we delete the boot option. Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
2009-09-23lguest: move panic notifier registration to its expected place.Rusty Russell1-6/+4
We used to defer it, so lockdep was happy. We now init lockdep early anyway, so just do it after that. Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
2009-09-16x86: Move get/set_wallclock to x86_platform_opsFeng Tang1-3/+1
get/set_wallclock() have already a set of platform dependent implementations (default, EFI, paravirt). MRST will add another variant. Moving them to platform ops simplifies the existing code and minimizes the effort to integrate new variants. Signed-off-by: Feng Tang <feng.tang@intel.com> LKML-Reference: <new-submission> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2009-08-31x86: Move tsc_calibration to x86_init_opsThomas Gleixner1-1/+1
TSC calibration is modified by the vmware hypervisor and paravirt by separate means. Moorestown wants to add its own calibration routine as well. So make calibrate_tsc a proper x86_init_ops function and override it by paravirt or by the early setup of the vmware hypervisor. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2009-08-31x86: Add timer_init to x86_init_opsThomas Gleixner1-1/+1
The timer init code is convoluted with several quirks and the paravirt timer chooser. Figuring out which code path is actually taken is not for the faint hearted. Move the numaq TSC quirk to tsc_pre_init x86_init_ops function and replace the paravirt time chooser and the remaining x86 quirk with a simple x86_init_ops function. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
2009-08-31x86: Move irq_init to x86_init_opsThomas Gleixner1-1/+1
irq_init is overridden by x86_quirks and by paravirts. Unify the whole mess and make it an unconditional x86_init_ops function which defaults to the standard function and can be overridden by the early platform code. Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>

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