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From: Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, kvm@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson@intel.com>,
	vkuznets@redhat.com
Subject: [PATCH 30/43] KVM: nVMX: Copy PDPTRs to/from vmcs12 only when necessary
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:03:16 +0200
Message-ID: <1560445409-17363-31-git-send-email-pbonzini@redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1560445409-17363-1-git-send-email-pbonzini@redhat.com>

From: Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson@intel.com>

Per Intel's SDM:

  ... the logical processor uses PAE paging if CR0.PG=1, CR4.PAE=1 and
  IA32_EFER.LME=0.  A VM entry to a guest that uses PAE paging loads the
  PDPTEs into internal, non-architectural registers based on the setting
  of the "enable EPT" VM-execution control.

and:

  [GUEST_PDPTR] values are saved into the four PDPTE fields as follows:

    - If the "enable EPT" VM-execution control is 0 or the logical
      processor was not using PAE paging at the time of the VM exit,
      the values saved are undefined.

In other words, if EPT is disabled or the guest isn't using PAE paging,
then the PDPTRS aren't consumed by hardware on VM-Entry and are loaded
with junk on VM-Exit.  From a nesting perspective, all of the above hold
true, i.e. KVM can effectively ignore the VMCS PDPTRs.  E.g. KVM already
loads the PDPTRs from memory when nested EPT is disabled (see
nested_vmx_load_cr3()).

Because KVM intercepts setting CR4.PAE, there is no danger of consuming
a stale value or crushing L1's VMWRITEs regardless of whether L1
intercepts CR4.PAE. The vmcs12's values are unchanged up until the
VM-Exit where L2 sets CR4.PAE, i.e. L0 will see the new PAE state on the
subsequent VM-Entry and propagate the PDPTRs from vmcs12 to vmcs02.

Signed-off-by: Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com>
---
 arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c | 27 ++++++++++++++++++++++-----
 1 file changed, 22 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c b/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c
index 0948071905a4..1b42bd0bf354 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c
@@ -2252,10 +2252,16 @@ static int prepare_vmcs02(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, struct vmcs12 *vmcs12,
 			  u32 *entry_failure_code)
 {
 	struct vcpu_vmx *vmx = to_vmx(vcpu);
+	struct hv_enlightened_vmcs *hv_evmcs = vmx->nested.hv_evmcs;
+	bool load_guest_pdptrs_vmcs12 = false;
 
-	if (vmx->nested.dirty_vmcs12 || vmx->nested.hv_evmcs) {
+	if (vmx->nested.dirty_vmcs12 || hv_evmcs) {
 		prepare_vmcs02_rare(vmx, vmcs12);
 		vmx->nested.dirty_vmcs12 = false;
+
+		load_guest_pdptrs_vmcs12 = !hv_evmcs ||
+			!(hv_evmcs->hv_clean_fields &
+			  HV_VMX_ENLIGHTENED_CLEAN_FIELD_GUEST_GRP1);
 	}
 
 	if (vmx->nested.nested_run_pending &&
@@ -2358,6 +2364,15 @@ static int prepare_vmcs02(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, struct vmcs12 *vmcs12,
 				entry_failure_code))
 		return -EINVAL;
 
+	/* Late preparation of GUEST_PDPTRs now that EFER and CRs are set. */
+	if (load_guest_pdptrs_vmcs12 && nested_cpu_has_ept(vmcs12) &&
+	    is_pae_paging(vcpu)) {
+		vmcs_write64(GUEST_PDPTR0, vmcs12->guest_pdptr0);
+		vmcs_write64(GUEST_PDPTR1, vmcs12->guest_pdptr1);
+		vmcs_write64(GUEST_PDPTR2, vmcs12->guest_pdptr2);
+		vmcs_write64(GUEST_PDPTR3, vmcs12->guest_pdptr3);
+	}
+
 	if (!enable_ept)
 		vcpu->arch.walk_mmu->inject_page_fault = vmx_inject_page_fault_nested;
 
@@ -3547,10 +3562,12 @@ static void sync_vmcs02_to_vmcs12(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, struct vmcs12 *vmcs12)
 	 */
 	if (enable_ept) {
 		vmcs12->guest_cr3 = vmcs_readl(GUEST_CR3);
-		vmcs12->guest_pdptr0 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR0);
-		vmcs12->guest_pdptr1 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR1);
-		vmcs12->guest_pdptr2 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR2);
-		vmcs12->guest_pdptr3 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR3);
+		if (nested_cpu_has_ept(vmcs12) && is_pae_paging(vcpu)) {
+			vmcs12->guest_pdptr0 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR0);
+			vmcs12->guest_pdptr1 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR1);
+			vmcs12->guest_pdptr2 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR2);
+			vmcs12->guest_pdptr3 = vmcs_read64(GUEST_PDPTR3);
+		}
 	}
 
 	vmcs12->guest_linear_address = vmcs_readl(GUEST_LINEAR_ADDRESS);
-- 
1.8.3.1



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Thread overview: 53+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-13 17:02 [PATCH 00/43] VMX optimizations Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 01/43] KVM: VMX: Fix handling of #MC that occurs during VM-Entry Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:24   ` Jim Mattson
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 02/43] kvm: nVMX: small cleanup in handle_exception Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 03/43] KVM: VMX: Read cached VM-Exit reason to detect external interrupt Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 04/43] KVM: VMX: Store the host kernel's IDT base in a global variable Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 05/43] KVM: x86: Move kvm_{before,after}_interrupt() calls to vendor code Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 06/43] KVM: VMX: Handle NMIs, #MCs and async #PFs in common irqs-disabled fn Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 07/43] KVM: nVMX: Intercept VMWRITEs to read-only shadow VMCS fields Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 08/43] KVM: nVMX: Intercept VMWRITEs to GUEST_{CS,SS}_AR_BYTES Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 09/43] KVM: nVMX: Track vmcs12 offsets for shadowed VMCS fields Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 10/43] KVM: nVMX: Lift sync_vmcs12() out of prepare_vmcs12() Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 11/43] KVM: nVMX: Use descriptive names for VMCS sync functions and flags Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 12/43] KVM: nVMX: Add helpers to identify shadowed VMCS fields Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-14 16:10   ` Sean Christopherson
2019-06-13 17:02 ` [PATCH 13/43] KVM: nVMX: Sync rarely accessed guest fields only when needed Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 14/43] KVM: nVMX: Rename prepare_vmcs02_*_full to prepare_vmcs02_*_rare Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 15/43] KVM: VMX: Always signal #GP on WRMSR to MSR_IA32_CR_PAT with bad value Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 16/43] KVM: nVMX: Always sync GUEST_BNDCFGS when it comes from vmcs01 Paolo Bonzini
     [not found]   ` <20190615221602.93C5721851@mail.kernel.org>
2019-06-15 22:40     ` Liran Alon
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 17/43] KVM: nVMX: Write ENCLS-exiting bitmap once per vmcs02 Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 18/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't rewrite GUEST_PML_INDEX during nested VM-Entry Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 19/43] KVM: VMX: simplify vmx_prepare_switch_to_{guest,host} Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 20/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't "put" vCPU or host state when switching VMCS Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 21/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't reread VMCS-agnostic " Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-14 16:25   ` Sean Christopherson
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 22/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't dump VMCS if virtual APIC page can't be mapped Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-17 19:17   ` Radim Krčmář
2019-06-17 20:07     ` Sean Christopherson
2019-06-18  9:43       ` Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 23/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't speculatively write virtual-APIC page address Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 24/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't speculatively write APIC-access " Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 25/43] KVM: nVMX: Update vmcs12 for MSR_IA32_CR_PAT when it's written Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 26/43] KVM: nVMX: Update vmcs12 for SYSENTER MSRs when they're written Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 27/43] KVM: nVMX: Update vmcs12 for MSR_IA32_DEBUGCTLMSR when it's written Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 28/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't update GUEST_BNDCFGS if it's clean in HV eVMCS Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 29/43] KVM: x86: introduce is_pae_paging Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` Paolo Bonzini [this message]
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 31/43] KVM: nVMX: Use adjusted pin controls for vmcs02 Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 32/43] KVM: VMX: Add builder macros for shadowing controls Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 33/43] KVM: VMX: Shadow VMCS pin controls Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 34/43] KVM: VMX: Shadow VMCS primary execution controls Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 35/43] KVM: VMX: Shadow VMCS secondary " Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 36/43] KVM: nVMX: Shadow VMCS controls on a per-VMCS basis Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 37/43] KVM: nVMX: Don't reset VMCS controls shadow on VMCS switch Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 38/43] KVM: VMX: Explicitly initialize controls shadow at VMCS allocation Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 39/43] KVM: nVMX: Preserve last USE_MSR_BITMAPS when preparing vmcs02 Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 40/43] KVM: nVMX: Preset *DT exiting in vmcs02 when emulating UMIP Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 41/43] KVM: VMX: Drop hv_timer_armed from 'struct loaded_vmcs' Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 42/43] KVM: VMX: Leave preemption timer running when it's disabled Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-14 16:34   ` Sean Christopherson
2019-06-13 17:03 ` [PATCH 43/43] KVM: nVMX: shadow pin based execution controls Paolo Bonzini
2019-06-14 16:34   ` Sean Christopherson

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