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From: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
To: Roman Kagan <rkagan@virtuozzo.com>
Cc: "Paolo Bonzini" <pbonzini@redhat.com>,
	"Radim Krčmář" <rkrcmar@redhat.com>,
	"K. Y. Srinivasan" <kys@microsoft.com>,
	"Vitaly Kuznetsov" <vkuznets@redhat.com>,
	kvm@vger.kernel.org, "Denis V . Lunev" <den@openvz.org>,
	"Haiyang Zhang" <haiyangz@microsoft.com>,
	x86@kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	"Ingo Molnar" <mingo@redhat.com>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com>,
	devel@linuxdriverproject.org,
	"Thomas Gleixner" <tglx@linutronix.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 02/15] hyperv: uapi-fy synic event flags definitions
Date: Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:24:53 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20161220092453.20d3a640@xeon-e3> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20161220155602.6298-3-rkagan@virtuozzo.com>

On Tue, 20 Dec 2016 18:55:49 +0300
Roman Kagan <rkagan@virtuozzo.com> wrote:

> Move definitions related to the Hyper-V SynIC event flags to a header
> where they can be consumed by userspace.
> 
> While doing so, also clean up their use by switching to standard bitops
> and struct-based dereferencing.  The latter is also done for message
> pages.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Roman Kagan <rkagan@virtuozzo.com>
> ---
>  arch/x86/include/uapi/asm/hyperv.h | 13 +++++++++
>  drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h          | 24 ++--------------
>  drivers/hv/channel_mgmt.c          | 10 +++----
>  drivers/hv/connection.c            | 47 ++++++++++---------------------
>  drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c             | 57 ++++++++++++++------------------------
>  5 files changed, 54 insertions(+), 97 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/arch/x86/include/uapi/asm/hyperv.h b/arch/x86/include/uapi/asm/hyperv.h
> index 6098ab5..af542a3 100644
> --- a/arch/x86/include/uapi/asm/hyperv.h
> +++ b/arch/x86/include/uapi/asm/hyperv.h
> @@ -363,4 +363,17 @@ struct hv_timer_message_payload {
>  #define HV_STIMER_AUTOENABLE		(1ULL << 3)
>  #define HV_STIMER_SINT(config)		(__u8)(((config) >> 16) & 0x0F)
>  
> +/* Define synthetic interrupt controller flag constants. */
> +#define HV_EVENT_FLAGS_COUNT		(256 * 8)
> +
> +/* Define the synthetic interrupt controller event flags format. */
> +struct hv_synic_event_flags {
> +	__u64 flags[HV_EVENT_FLAGS_COUNT / 64];
> +};
> +
> +/* Define the synthetic interrupt flags page layout. */
> +struct hv_synic_event_flags_page {
> +	struct hv_synic_event_flags sintevent_flags[HV_SYNIC_SINT_COUNT];
> +};
> +
>  #endif

How are these going to be exposed to user space?

They should really be unsigned long since there is no guarantee of atomic operation
on 64 bit values on 32 bit architectures.

  reply	other threads:[~2016-12-20 17:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 54+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-12-20 15:55 [PATCH 00/15] hyperv: more stuff to uapi + cleanup Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 01/15] hyperv: consolidate TSC ref page definitions Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 20:57   ` KY Srinivasan
2016-12-21  6:25     ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 02/15] hyperv: uapi-fy synic event flags definitions Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 17:24   ` Stephen Hemminger [this message]
2016-12-21  6:33     ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 10:58   ` kbuild test robot
2016-12-21 18:58   ` KY Srinivasan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 03/15] hyperv: use standard bitops Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 12:00   ` Olaf Hering
2016-12-21 13:23     ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-22 12:33       ` Paolo Bonzini
2016-12-21 19:08   ` KY Srinivasan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 04/15] hyperv: define VMBus message type Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 05/15] hyperv: GFP_ATOMIC -> GFP_KERNEL Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 06/15] hyperv: avoid unnecessary vmalloc Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 19:19   ` KY Srinivasan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 07/15] hyperv: dedup cpuid definitions Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 08/15] hyperv: dedup crash msr related definitions Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 09/15] hyperv: unify Hyper-V msr definitions Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 10/15] hyperv: uapi-fy PostMessage and SignalEvent hypercall structures Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 19:27   ` KY Srinivasan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 11/15] hyperv: uapi-fy monitored notification structures Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:55 ` [PATCH 12/15] hyperv: move VMBus connection ids to uapi Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 17:25   ` Stephen Hemminger
2016-12-21  6:29     ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 12:18       ` Christoph Hellwig
2016-12-21 12:59         ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 14:26           ` Christoph Hellwig
2016-12-21 14:39             ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 15:39             ` Paolo Bonzini
2016-12-21 15:43               ` Christoph Hellwig
2016-12-21 17:25                 ` Paolo Bonzini
2016-12-21 17:50                 ` Stephen Hemminger
2016-12-21 17:53                   ` Paolo Bonzini
2016-12-21 17:58                   ` Christoph Hellwig
2016-12-21 18:02                     ` Stephen Hemminger
2016-12-21 19:54                       ` KY Srinivasan
2016-12-28 17:09                         ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-29 18:29                           ` Stephen Hemminger
2017-01-02  8:19                           ` Paolo Bonzini
2017-01-09  8:32                             ` Roman Kagan
2017-01-09  8:40                               ` hpa
2017-01-09  8:58                                 ` Roman Kagan
2017-01-09  9:02                                 ` Paolo Bonzini
2017-01-02 19:39                           ` Stephen Hemminger
2017-01-03  9:32                             ` Paolo Bonzini
2016-12-20 15:56 ` [PATCH 13/15] hyperv: move function close to its only callsite Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:56 ` [PATCH 14/15] hyperv_vmbus: drop unused definitions Roman Kagan
2016-12-20 15:56 ` [PATCH 15/15] hyperv: redefine hv_message without bitfields Roman Kagan
2016-12-21 18:00 ` [PATCH 00/15] hyperv: more stuff to uapi + cleanup KY Srinivasan
2016-12-28 16:57   ` Roman Kagan
2016-12-30 19:45     ` KY Srinivasan

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