Paolo Bonzini pbonzini at redhat.com
Tue Oct 31 03:37:42 AEDT 2023

On 10/27/23 20:21, Sean Christopherson wrote:
> Convert KVM_ARCH_WANT_MMU_NOTIFIER into a Kconfig and select it where
> appropriate to effectively maintain existing behavior.  Using a proper
> Kconfig will simplify building more functionality on top of KVM's
> mmu_notifier infrastructure.
> Add a forward declaration of kvm_gfn_range to kvm_types.h so that
> including arch/powerpc/include/asm/kvm_ppc.h's with CONFIG_KVM=n doesn't
> generate warnings due to kvm_gfn_range being undeclared.  PPC defines
> hooks for PR vs. HV without guarding them via #ifdeffery, e.g.
>   bool (*unmap_gfn_range)(struct kvm *kvm, struct kvm_gfn_range *range);
>   bool (*age_gfn)(struct kvm *kvm, struct kvm_gfn_range *range);
>   bool (*test_age_gfn)(struct kvm *kvm, struct kvm_gfn_range *range);
>   bool (*set_spte_gfn)(struct kvm *kvm, struct kvm_gfn_range *range);
> Alternatively, PPC could forward declare kvm_gfn_range, but there's no
> good reason not to define it in common KVM.

The new #define should also imply KVM_CAP_SYNC_MMU, or even: 
KVM_CAP_SYNC_MMU should just be enabled by all architectures at this 
point.  You don't need to care about it, I have a larger series for caps 
that are enabled by all architectures and I'll post it for 6.8.

Reviewed-by: Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini at redhat.com>


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