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From: Halil Pasic <pasic@linux.ibm.com>
To: Michael Mueller <mimu@linux.ibm.com>
Cc: kvm@vger.kernel.org, linux-s390@vger.kernel.org,
	Cornelia Huck <cohuck@redhat.com>,
	Sebastian Ott <sebott@linux.ibm.com>,
	Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@de.ibm.com>,
	virtualization@lists.linux-foundation.org,
	"Michael S. Tsirkin" <mst@redhat.com>,
	Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org>,
	Thomas Huth <thuth@redhat.com>,
	Christian Borntraeger <borntraeger@de.ibm.com>,
	Viktor Mihajlovski <mihajlov@linux.ibm.com>,
	Vasily Gorbik <gor@linux.ibm.com>,
	Janosch Frank <frankja@linux.ibm.com>,
	Claudio Imbrenda <imbrenda@linux.ibm.com>,
	Farhan Ali <alifm@linux.ibm.com>,
	Eric Farman <farman@linux.ibm.com>,
	"Jason J. Herne" <jjherne@linux.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v5 0/8] s390: virtio: support protected virtualization
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:14:33 +0200
Message-ID: <20190613131433.014f2380.pasic@linux.ibm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4d10d4f8-aeb0-a5bc-6900-ab7901c01cf2@linux.ibm.com>

On Thu, 13 Jun 2019 11:11:13 +0200
Michael Mueller <mimu@linux.ibm.com> wrote:

> Halil,
> 
> I just ran my toleration tests successfully on current HW for
> this series.
> 
> Michael

Thanks Michael! May I add a
Tested-by: Michael Mueller <mimu@linux.ibm.com>
for each patch?

> 
> On 12.06.19 13:12, Halil Pasic wrote:
> > Enhanced virtualization protection technology may require the use of
> > bounce buffers for I/O. While support for this was built into the virtio
> > core, virtio-ccw wasn't changed accordingly.
> > 
> > Some background on technology (not part of this series) and the
> > terminology used.
> > 
> > * Protected Virtualization (PV):
> > 
> > Protected Virtualization guarantees, that non-shared memory of a  guest
> > that operates in PV mode private to that guest. I.e. any attempts by the
> > hypervisor or other guests to access it will result in an exception. If
> > supported by the environment (machine, KVM, guest VM) a guest can decide
> > to change into PV mode by doing the appropriate ultravisor calls.
> > 
> > * Ultravisor:
> > 
> > A hardware/firmware entity that manages PV guests, and polices access to
> > their memory. A PV guest prospect needs to interact with the ultravisor,
> > to enter PV mode, and potentially to share pages (for I/O which should
> > be encrypted by the guest). A guest interacts with the ultravisor via so
> > called ultravisor calls. A hypervisor needs to interact with the
> > ultravisor to facilitate interpretation, emulation and swapping. A
> > hypervisor  interacts with the ultravisor via ultravisor calls and via
> > the SIE state description. Generally the ultravisor sanitizes hypervisor
> > inputs so that the guest can not be corrupted (except for denial of
> > service.
> > 
> > 
> > What needs to be done
> > =====================
> > 
> > Thus what needs to be done to bring virtio-ccw up to speed with respect
> > to protected virtualization is:
> > * use some 'new' common virtio stuff
> > * make sure that virtio-ccw specific stuff uses shared memory when
> >    talking to the hypervisor (except control/communication blocks like ORB,
> >    these are handled by the ultravisor)
> > * make sure the DMA API does what is necessary to talk through shared
> >    memory if we are a protected virtualization guest.
> > * make sure the common IO layer plays along as well (airqs, sense).
> > 
> > 
> > Important notes
> > ================
> > 
> > * This patch set is based on Martins features branch
> >   (git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/s390/linux.git branch
> >   'features').
> > 
> > * Documentation is still very sketchy. I'm committed to improving this,
> >    but I'm currently hampered by some dependencies currently.
> > 
> > * The existing naming in the common infrastructure (kernel internal
> >    interfaces) is pretty much based on the AMD SEV terminology. Thus the
> >    names aren't always perfect. There might be merit to changing these
> >    names to more abstract ones. I did not put much thought into that at
> >    the current stage.
> > 
> > * Testing: Please use iommu_platform=on for any virtio devices you are
> >    going to test this code with (so virtio actually uses the DMA API).
> > 
> > @Sebastian: I kept your r-b on patch 2 "s390/cio: introduce DMA pools to
> > cio" despite the small changes pointed out below. Please do complain if
> > it ain't OK for you!
> > 
> > Change log
> > ==========
> > 
> > v4 --> v5:
> > * work around dma_pool API not tolerating NULL dma pool (patch 4)
> > * make the genpool based dma pools API  tolerate NULL genpool (patch 2)
> > * fix typo (patch 2)
> > * fix unintended code move (patch 7)
> > * add more r-b's
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > v3 --> v4
> > * fixed cleanup in css_bus_init() (Connie)
> > * made cio.h include genalloc.h instead of a forward declaration
> >    (Connie)
> > * added comments about dma_mask/coherent_dma_mask values (Connie)
> > * fixed error handling in virtio_ccw_init() (Connie)
> > * got rid of the *vc_dma* wrappers (Connie)
> > * added some Reviewed-bys
> > * rebased on top of current master, no changes were necessary
> > 
> > v2 --> v3:
> > * patch 2/8
> >      potential cio_dma_pool_init() returning NULL issue fixed
> >      potential cio_gp_dma_create() returning NULL issue fixed
> >      warning issues with doc type comments fixed
> >      unused define statement removed
> > * patch 3/8
> >      potential cio_gp_dma_create() returning NULL issue fixed
> >      whitespace issue fixed
> >      warning issues with doc type comments fixed
> > * patch 8/8
> >      potential cio_dma_zalloc() returning NULL issue fixed
> > 
> > v1 --> v2:
> > * patch "virtio/s390: use vring_create_virtqueue" went already upstream
> > * patch "virtio/s390: DMA support for virtio-ccw" went already upstream
> > * patch "virtio/s390: enable packed ring" went already upstream
> > * Made dev.dma_mask point to dev.coherent_dma_mask for css, subchannel
> >    and ccw devices.
> > * While rebasing 's390/airq: use DMA memory for adapter interrupts' the
> >    newly introduced kmem_cache  was replaced with an equivalent dma_pool;
> >    the kalloc() allocations are now replaced with cio_dma_zalloc()
> >    allocations to avoid wasting almost a full page.
> > * Made virtio-ccw use the new AIRQ_IV_CACHELINE flag.
> > * fixed all remaining checkpatch issues
> > 
> > RFC --> v1:
> > * Fixed bugs found by Connie (may_reduce and handling reduced,  warning,
> >    split move -- thanks Connie!).
> > * Fixed console bug found by Sebastian (thanks Sebastian!).
> > * Removed the completely useless duplicate of dma-mapping.h spotted by
> >    Christoph (thanks Christoph!).
> > * Don't use the global DMA pool for subchannel and ccw device
> >    owned memory as requested by Sebastian. Consequences:
> > 	* Both subchannel and ccw devices have their dma masks
> > 	now (both specifying 31 bit addressable)
> > 	* We require at least 2 DMA pages per ccw device now, most of
> > 	this memory is wasted though.
> > 	* DMA memory allocated by virtio is also 31 bit addressable now
> >          as virtio uses the parent (which is the ccw device).
> > * Enabled packed ring.
> > * Rebased onto Martins feature branch; using the actual uv (ultravisor)
> >    interface instead of TODO comments.
> > * Added some explanations to the cover letter (Connie, David).
> > * Squashed a couple of patches together and fixed some text stuff.
> > 
> > Halil Pasic (8):
> >    s390/mm: force swiotlb for protected virtualization
> >    s390/cio: introduce DMA pools to cio
> >    s390/cio: add basic protected virtualization support
> >    s390/airq: use DMA memory for adapter interrupts
> >    virtio/s390: use cacheline aligned airq bit vectors
> >    virtio/s390: add indirection to indicators access
> >    virtio/s390: use DMA memory for ccw I/O and classic notifiers
> >    virtio/s390: make airq summary indicators DMA
> > 
> >   arch/s390/Kconfig                   |   5 +
> >   arch/s390/include/asm/airq.h        |   2 +
> >   arch/s390/include/asm/ccwdev.h      |   4 +
> >   arch/s390/include/asm/cio.h         |  11 ++
> >   arch/s390/include/asm/mem_encrypt.h |  18 ++
> >   arch/s390/mm/init.c                 |  47 ++++++
> >   drivers/s390/cio/airq.c             |  37 +++--
> >   drivers/s390/cio/ccwreq.c           |   9 +-
> >   drivers/s390/cio/cio.h              |   2 +
> >   drivers/s390/cio/css.c              | 134 ++++++++++++++-
> >   drivers/s390/cio/device.c           |  68 ++++++--
> >   drivers/s390/cio/device_fsm.c       |  49 +++---
> >   drivers/s390/cio/device_id.c        |  20 ++-
> >   drivers/s390/cio/device_ops.c       |  21 ++-
> >   drivers/s390/cio/device_pgid.c      |  22 +--
> >   drivers/s390/cio/device_status.c    |  24 +--
> >   drivers/s390/cio/io_sch.h           |  20 ++-
> >   drivers/s390/virtio/virtio_ccw.c    | 246 +++++++++++++++-------------
> >   18 files changed, 538 insertions(+), 201 deletions(-)
> >   create mode 100644 arch/s390/include/asm/mem_encrypt.h
> > 
> 


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Thread overview: 24+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-12 11:12 Halil Pasic
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 1/8] s390/mm: force swiotlb for " Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:09   ` Michael Mueller
2019-07-11 21:48   ` Thiago Jung Bauermann
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 2/8] s390/cio: introduce DMA pools to cio Halil Pasic
2019-06-12 14:23   ` Cornelia Huck
2019-06-13  8:13   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 3/8] s390/cio: add basic protected virtualization support Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:21   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 4/8] s390/airq: use DMA memory for adapter interrupts Halil Pasic
2019-06-12 14:35   ` Cornelia Huck
2019-06-12 15:11     ` Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:25   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 5/8] virtio/s390: use cacheline aligned airq bit vectors Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:27   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 6/8] virtio/s390: add indirection to indicators access Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:29   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 7/8] virtio/s390: use DMA memory for ccw I/O and classic notifiers Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:32   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-12 11:12 ` [PATCH v5 8/8] virtio/s390: make airq summary indicators DMA Halil Pasic
2019-06-13  8:35   ` Michael Mueller
2019-06-13  9:11 ` [PATCH v5 0/8] s390: virtio: support protected virtualization Michael Mueller
2019-06-13 11:14   ` Halil Pasic [this message]
2019-06-13 11:17     ` Michael Mueller

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