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From: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
To: Sean Christopherson <seanjc@google.com>
Cc: linuxppc-dev@lists.ozlabs.org, npiggin@gmail.com,
	kvm@vger.kernel.org, kvm-ppc@vger.kernel.org,
	pbonzini@redhat.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH] KVM: PPC: Book3S HV: Fix kvm_unmap_gfn_range_hv() for Hash MMU
Date: Wed, 12 May 2021 13:20:15 +1000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87lf8ky6xc.fsf@mpe.ellerman.id.au> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <YJqzJyBvU0A8VG9p@google.com>

Sean Christopherson <seanjc@google.com> writes:
> On Tue, May 11, 2021, Michael Ellerman wrote:
>> Commit 32b48bf8514c ("KVM: PPC: Book3S HV: Fix conversion to gfn-based
>> MMU notifier callbacks") fixed kvm_unmap_gfn_range_hv() by adding a for
>> loop over each gfn in the range.
>> 
>> But for the Hash MMU it repeatedly calls kvm_unmap_rmapp() with the
>> first gfn of the range, rather than iterating through the range.
>> 
>> This exhibits as strange guest behaviour, sometimes crashing in firmare,
>> or booting and then guest userspace crashing unexpectedly.
>> 
>> Fix it by passing the iterator, gfn, to kvm_unmap_rmapp().
>> 
>> Fixes: 32b48bf8514c ("KVM: PPC: Book3S HV: Fix conversion to gfn-based MMU notifier callbacks")
>> Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
>> ---
>>  arch/powerpc/kvm/book3s_64_mmu_hv.c | 2 +-
>>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
>> 
>> I plan to take this via the powerpc fixes branch.
>
> FWIW,
>
> Reviewed-by: Sean Christopherson <seanjc@google.com>

Thanks.

cheers

  reply	other threads:[~2021-05-12  3:20 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-11 10:54 Michael Ellerman
2021-05-11 16:39 ` Sean Christopherson
2021-05-12  3:20   ` Michael Ellerman [this message]
2021-05-15 22:43 ` Michael Ellerman

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