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From: Wanpeng Li <kernellwp@gmail.com>
To: Sean Christopherson <seanjc@google.com>
Cc: Nitesh Narayan Lal <nitesh@redhat.com>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>, kvm <kvm@vger.kernel.org>,
	w90p710@gmail.com, Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com>,
	Vitaly Kuznetsov <vkuznets@redhat.com>,
	Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Revert "KVM: x86: Unconditionally enable irqs in guest context"
Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 11:20:22 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CANRm+Cz1nHkLm=hg-JN3j-s-w1_c0zWm=EYLJ7hzPW-2k_a2Gw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <X/UIh1PqmSLNg8vM@google.com>

On Wed, 6 Jan 2021 at 08:51, Sean Christopherson <seanjc@google.com> wrote:
>
> +tglx
>
> On Tue, Jan 05, 2021, Nitesh Narayan Lal wrote:
> > This reverts commit d7a08882a0a4b4e176691331ee3f492996579534.
> >
> > After the introduction of the patch:
> >
> >       87fa7f3e9: x86/kvm: Move context tracking where it belongs
> >
> > since we have moved guest_exit_irqoff closer to the VM-Exit, explicit
> > enabling of irqs to process pending interrupts should not be required
> > within vcpu_enter_guest anymore.
>
> Ugh, except that commit completely broke tick-based accounting, on both Intel
> and AMD.  With guest_exit_irqoff() being called immediately after VM-Exit, any
> tick that happens after IRQs are disabled will be accounted to the host.  E.g.
> on Intel, even an IRQ VM-Exit that has already been acked by the CPU isn't
> processed until kvm_x86_ops.handle_exit_irqoff(), well after PF_VCPU has been
> cleared.
>

This issue can be 100% reproduced.
https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=204177

> CONFIG_VIRT_CPU_ACCOUNTING_GEN=y should still work (I didn't bother to verify).
>
> Thomas, any clever ideas?  Handling IRQs in {vmx,svm}_vcpu_enter_exit() isn't an
> option as KVM hasn't restored enough state to handle an IRQ, e.g. PKRU and XCR0
> are still guest values.  Is it too heinous to fudge PF_VCPU across KVM's
> "pending" IRQ handling?  E.g. this god-awful hack fixes the accounting:
>
> diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> index 836912b42030..5a777fd35b4b 100644
> --- a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> +++ b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> @@ -9028,6 +9028,7 @@ static int vcpu_enter_guest(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
>         vcpu->mode = OUTSIDE_GUEST_MODE;
>         smp_wmb();
>
> +       current->flags |= PF_VCPU;
>         kvm_x86_ops.handle_exit_irqoff(vcpu);
>
>         /*
> @@ -9042,6 +9043,7 @@ static int vcpu_enter_guest(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
>         ++vcpu->stat.exits;
>         local_irq_disable();
>         kvm_after_interrupt(vcpu);
> +       current->flags &= ~PF_VCPU;
>
>         if (lapic_in_kernel(vcpu)) {
>                 s64 delta = vcpu->arch.apic->lapic_timer.advance_expire_delta;
>
> > Conflicts:
> >       arch/x86/kvm/svm.c
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Nitesh Narayan Lal <nitesh@redhat.com>
> > ---
> >  arch/x86/kvm/svm/svm.c |  9 +++++++++
> >  arch/x86/kvm/x86.c     | 11 -----------
> >  2 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/svm/svm.c b/arch/x86/kvm/svm/svm.c
> > index cce0143a6f80..c9b2fbb32484 100644
> > --- a/arch/x86/kvm/svm/svm.c
> > +++ b/arch/x86/kvm/svm/svm.c
> > @@ -4187,6 +4187,15 @@ static int svm_check_intercept(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu,
> >
> >  static void svm_handle_exit_irqoff(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
> >  {
> > +     kvm_before_interrupt(vcpu);
> > +     local_irq_enable();
> > +     /*
> > +      * We must have an instruction with interrupts enabled, so
> > +      * the timer interrupt isn't delayed by the interrupt shadow.
> > +      */
> > +     asm("nop");
> > +     local_irq_disable();
> > +     kvm_after_interrupt(vcpu);
> >  }
> >
> >  static void svm_sched_in(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, int cpu)
> > diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> > index 3f7c1fc7a3ce..3e17c9ffcad8 100644
> > --- a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> > +++ b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> > @@ -9023,18 +9023,7 @@ static int vcpu_enter_guest(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
> >
> >       kvm_x86_ops.handle_exit_irqoff(vcpu);
> >
> > -     /*
> > -      * Consume any pending interrupts, including the possible source of
> > -      * VM-Exit on SVM and any ticks that occur between VM-Exit and now.
> > -      * An instruction is required after local_irq_enable() to fully unblock
> > -      * interrupts on processors that implement an interrupt shadow, the
> > -      * stat.exits increment will do nicely.
> > -      */
> > -     kvm_before_interrupt(vcpu);
> > -     local_irq_enable();
> >       ++vcpu->stat.exits;
> > -     local_irq_disable();
> > -     kvm_after_interrupt(vcpu);
> >
> >       if (lapic_in_kernel(vcpu)) {
> >               s64 delta = vcpu->arch.apic->lapic_timer.advance_expire_delta;
> > --
> > 2.27.0
> >

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-01-15  3:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-05 19:28 [PATCH] Revert "KVM: x86: Unconditionally enable irqs in guest context" Nitesh Narayan Lal
2021-01-06  0:42 ` Wanpeng Li
2021-01-06  0:47 ` Sean Christopherson
2021-01-06  1:35   ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2021-01-15  3:20   ` Wanpeng Li [this message]
2021-01-19  1:27     ` Wanpeng Li
2021-01-06 10:09 ` Vitaly Kuznetsov
2021-01-06 17:11   ` Sean Christopherson
2021-01-07  9:33     ` Vitaly Kuznetsov
2021-01-07  9:41       ` Wanpeng Li
2021-01-12 21:43       ` Nitesh Narayan Lal
2021-01-12 22:04         ` Sean Christopherson
2021-01-07 10:55     ` Xinlong Lin

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