[PATCH v2 03/16] KVM: PPC: Book3S HV: XIVE: introduce a new capability KVM_CAP_PPC_IRQ_XIVE

Cédric Le Goater clg at kaod.org
Wed Mar 13 01:10:58 AEDT 2019

On 2/25/19 5:59 AM, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2019 at 11:35:27AM +1100, David Gibson wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:28:27PM +0100, Cédric Le Goater wrote:
>>> +	xc->xive = xive;
>>> +	xc->vcpu = vcpu;
>>> +	xc->server_num = cpu;
>>> +	xc->vp_id = xive->vp_base + cpu;
>> Hrm.  This ties the internal VP id to the userspace chosen server
>> number, which isn't ideal.  It puts a constraint on those server
>> numbers that you wouldn't otherwise have.
> We should probably do the same as the xics-on-xive code, which is to
> put the server number through kvmppc_pack_vcpu_id(), which is a
> folding function that maps the QEMU vcpu id (which is the server
> number) down to the range 0..KVM_MAX_VCPUS-1, and works for the
> allocation patterns used in the various vSMT modes.

yes. I will see how it goes.



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