[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v8 4/7] xen/arm: Add virtual GICv3 support

On 07/28/2014 03:55 PM, Ian Campbell wrote:
> On Mon, 2014-07-28 at 15:35 +0100, Ian Campbell wrote:
>> FYI I'm seeing a trap in gicv3_init when running on a model. I haven't
>> tracked it down to an actual location yet though. I'll let you know what
>> I find.
> The access to ICC_BPR1_EL1 in gicv3_cpu_init is faulting for some
> reason. do_hyp_trap is then access current-> but it is too soon to do
> that, hence a data abort occurs which is what I was seeing.
> This is on a fast model with the boot-wrapper, perhaps the "firmware"
> failed to setup something?

IIRC, the "firmware" has to configure some register in secure. I suspect
it's ICC_SRE_EL1.

I guess your bootwrapper already contains this stuff.

> BTW, ICC_BPR1_EL1 is the secure alias of the NS version of the register.
> Why not just use the NS version directly?

AFAIU the spec, the name is not different between secure and non-secure.
The processor will know it following the state.


Julien Grall

Xen-devel mailing list



Lists.xenproject.org is hosted with RackSpace, monitoring our
servers 24x7x365 and backed by RackSpace's Fanatical Support®.