[RFC PATCH 07/10] KVM: PPC: BOOK3S: PR: Emulate facility status and control register
Aneesh Kumar K.V
aneesh.kumar at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Fri Jan 31 22:28:05 EST 2014
Paul Mackerras <paulus at samba.org> writes:
> On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 10:14:12PM +0530, Aneesh Kumar K.V wrote:
>> We allow priv-mode update of this. The guest value is saved in fscr,
>> and the value actually used is saved in shadow_fscr. shadow_fscr
>> only contains values that are allowed by the host. On
>> facility unavailable interrupt, if the facility is allowed by fscr
>> but disabled in shadow_fscr we need to emulate the support. Currently
>> all but EBB is disabled. We still don't support performance monitoring
>> in PR guest.
>> + /*
>> + * Save the current fscr in shadow fscr
>> + */
>> + mfspr r3,SPRN_FSCR
>> + PPC_STL r3, VCPU_SHADOW_FSCR(r7)
> I don't think you need to do this. What could possibly have changed
> FSCR since we loaded it on the way into the guest?
The reason for facility unavailable interrupt is encoded in FSCR right ?
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