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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0 of 3] RFC Paging support for AMD NPT V2

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andres Lagar-Cavilla [mailto:andres@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Thursday, March 01, 2012 11:16 AM
> To: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: tim@xxxxxxx; andres@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx; olaf@xxxxxxxxx; adin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx; 
> wei.wang2@xxxxxxx; hongkaixing@xxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [PATCH 0 of 3] RFC Paging support for AMD NPT V2
> There has been some progress, but still no joy. Definitely not intended for
> inclusion at this point.
> Tim, Wei, I added a Xen command line toggle to disable IOMMU and P2M table
> sharing.
> Tim, I verified that changes to p2m-pt.c don't break shadow mode (64bit
> hypervisor and Win 7 guest).
> Hongkaixing, I incorporated your suggestion in patch 2, so I should add your
> Signed-off-by eventually. Please review.

  I have checked the code, it looks like OK. But I don't have AMD machine to 
run it.
  We used almost the same code in a AMD server months before, and it worked 
  The only difference is we have not changed the clipped invalid mfn to 
INVALID_MFN, just like EPT.

> Olaf, I do not see errors when mapping pages prior to eviction. Let me know 
> how
> it goes for you.
> If I unleash xenpaging on a domain for a non-ambitious target (64 MiBs paged
> out for one minute), we sail by just fine. But if I kick things up a notch,
> still dying on an VMEXIT_SHUTDOWN (a.k.a. triple fault). Not sure at all what
> to do next.
> Signed-off-by: Andres Lagar-Cavilla <andres@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Adin Scannell <adin@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>  xen/drivers/passthrough/iommu.c |   2 +
>  xen/arch/x86/mm/p2m-pt.c        |  56 
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++------------
>  xen/arch/x86/mm/mem_event.c     |   7 +++-
>  xen/arch/x86/mm/mem_sharing.c   |   7 +++++
>  4 files changed, 53 insertions(+), 19 deletions(-)

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