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From: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, xen-devel@lists.xenproject.org
Cc: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>,
	jeremy@goop.org, jdelvare@suse.com, peterz@infradead.org,
	hpa@zytor.com, akataria@vmware.com, x86@kernel.org,
	rusty@rustcorp.com.au, virtualization@lists.linux-foundation.org,
	chrisw@sous-sol.org, mingo@redhat.com, david.vrabel@citrix.com,
	Douglas_Warzecha@dell.com, pali.rohar@gmail.com,
	boris.ostrovsky@oracle.com, tglx@linutronix.de,
	linux@roeck-us.net
Subject: [PATCH v5 2/6] virt, sched: add generic vcpu pinning support
Date: Wed,  6 Apr 2016 16:17:42 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1459952266-3687-3-git-send-email-jgross__31313.0776667551$1459952348$gmane$org@suse.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1459952266-3687-1-git-send-email-jgross@suse.com>

Add generic virtualization support for pinning the current vcpu to a
specified physical cpu. As this operation isn't performance critical
(a very limited set of operations like BIOS calls and SMIs is expected
to need this) just add a hypervisor specific indirection.

Signed-off-by: Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>
---
V4: move this patch some places up in the series
    WARN_ONCE in case platform doesn't support pinning as requested by
    Peter Zijlstra

V3: use getc_cpu()/put_cpu() as suggested by David Vrabel

V2: adapt to using workqueues
    add include/linux/hypervisor.h to hide architecture specific stuff
    from generic kernel code

In case paravirt maintainers don't want to be responsible for
include/linux/hypervisor.h I could take it.
---
 MAINTAINERS                       |  1 +
 arch/x86/include/asm/hypervisor.h |  4 ++++
 arch/x86/kernel/cpu/hypervisor.c  | 11 +++++++++++
 include/linux/hypervisor.h        | 17 +++++++++++++++++
 kernel/smp.c                      |  1 +
 kernel/up.c                       |  1 +
 6 files changed, 35 insertions(+)
 create mode 100644 include/linux/hypervisor.h

diff --git a/MAINTAINERS b/MAINTAINERS
index 40eb1db..d3bde4f 100644
--- a/MAINTAINERS
+++ b/MAINTAINERS
@@ -8330,6 +8330,7 @@ S:	Supported
 F:	Documentation/virtual/paravirt_ops.txt
 F:	arch/*/kernel/paravirt*
 F:	arch/*/include/asm/paravirt.h
+F:	include/linux/hypervisor.h
 
 PARIDE DRIVERS FOR PARALLEL PORT IDE DEVICES
 M:	Tim Waugh <tim@cyberelk.net>
diff --git a/arch/x86/include/asm/hypervisor.h b/arch/x86/include/asm/hypervisor.h
index 055ea99..67942b6 100644
--- a/arch/x86/include/asm/hypervisor.h
+++ b/arch/x86/include/asm/hypervisor.h
@@ -43,6 +43,9 @@ struct hypervisor_x86 {
 
 	/* X2APIC detection (run once per boot) */
 	bool		(*x2apic_available)(void);
+
+	/* pin current vcpu to specified physical cpu (run rarely) */
+	void		(*pin_vcpu)(int);
 };
 
 extern const struct hypervisor_x86 *x86_hyper;
@@ -56,6 +59,7 @@ extern const struct hypervisor_x86 x86_hyper_kvm;
 extern void init_hypervisor(struct cpuinfo_x86 *c);
 extern void init_hypervisor_platform(void);
 extern bool hypervisor_x2apic_available(void);
+extern void hypervisor_pin_vcpu(int cpu);
 #else
 static inline void init_hypervisor(struct cpuinfo_x86 *c) { }
 static inline void init_hypervisor_platform(void) { }
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/hypervisor.c b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/hypervisor.c
index 73d391a..ff108f8 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/hypervisor.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/hypervisor.c
@@ -85,3 +85,14 @@ bool __init hypervisor_x2apic_available(void)
 	       x86_hyper->x2apic_available &&
 	       x86_hyper->x2apic_available();
 }
+
+void hypervisor_pin_vcpu(int cpu)
+{
+	if (!x86_hyper)
+		return;
+
+	if (x86_hyper->pin_vcpu)
+		x86_hyper->pin_vcpu(cpu);
+	else
+		WARN_ONCE(1, "vcpu pinning requested but not supported!\n");
+}
diff --git a/include/linux/hypervisor.h b/include/linux/hypervisor.h
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..3fa5ef2
--- /dev/null
+++ b/include/linux/hypervisor.h
@@ -0,0 +1,17 @@
+#ifndef __LINUX_HYPEVISOR_H
+#define __LINUX_HYPEVISOR_H
+
+/*
+ *	Generic Hypervisor support
+ *		Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com>
+ */
+
+#ifdef CONFIG_HYPERVISOR_GUEST
+#include <asm/hypervisor.h>
+#else
+static inline void hypervisor_pin_vcpu(int cpu)
+{
+}
+#endif
+
+#endif /* __LINUX_HYPEVISOR_H */
diff --git a/kernel/smp.c b/kernel/smp.c
index 7416544..9388064 100644
--- a/kernel/smp.c
+++ b/kernel/smp.c
@@ -14,6 +14,7 @@
 #include <linux/smp.h>
 #include <linux/cpu.h>
 #include <linux/sched.h>
+#include <linux/hypervisor.h>
 
 #include "smpboot.h"
 
diff --git a/kernel/up.c b/kernel/up.c
index 1760bf3..3ccee2b 100644
--- a/kernel/up.c
+++ b/kernel/up.c
@@ -6,6 +6,7 @@
 #include <linux/kernel.h>
 #include <linux/export.h>
 #include <linux/smp.h>
+#include <linux/hypervisor.h>
 
 int smp_call_function_single(int cpu, void (*func) (void *info), void *info,
 				int wait)
-- 
2.6.6


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  parent reply	other threads:[~2016-04-06 14:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <1459952266-3687-1-git-send-email-jgross@suse.com>
2016-04-06 14:17 ` [PATCH v5 1/6] xen: sync xen header Juergen Gross
2016-04-06 14:17 ` Juergen Gross [this message]
2016-04-06 14:17 ` [PATCH v5 3/6] smp: add function to execute a function synchronously on a cpu Juergen Gross
2016-04-06 14:17 ` [PATCH v5 4/6] xen: add xen_pin_vcpu() to support calling functions on a dedicated pcpu Juergen Gross
2016-04-06 14:17 ` [PATCH v5 5/6] dcdbas: make use of smp_call_on_cpu() Juergen Gross
2016-04-06 14:17 ` [PATCH v5 6/6] hwmon: use smp_call_on_cpu() for dell-smm i8k Juergen Gross
     [not found] ` <1459952266-3687-4-git-send-email-jgross@suse.com>
2016-04-06 18:04   ` [PATCH v5 3/6] smp: add function to execute a function synchronously on a cpu Peter Zijlstra
2016-04-13  8:49 ` [PATCH v5 0/6] Support calling functions on dedicated physical cpu Juergen Gross
     [not found] ` <570E07FD.4030403@suse.com>
2016-05-17 11:21   ` Juergen Gross
     [not found] ` <1459952266-3687-7-git-send-email-jgross@suse.com>
2016-06-13 19:05   ` [PATCH v5 6/6] hwmon: use smp_call_on_cpu() for dell-smm i8k Pali Rohár
     [not found] ` <1459952266-3687-3-git-send-email-jgross@suse.com>
2016-06-15 11:18   ` [PATCH v5 2/6] virt, sched: add generic vcpu pinning support Juergen Gross
     [not found] ` <1459952266-3687-6-git-send-email-jgross@suse.com>
2016-06-15 11:19   ` [PATCH v5 5/6] dcdbas: make use of smp_call_on_cpu() Juergen Gross
2016-06-20  8:40 ` [PATCH v5 0/6] Support calling functions on dedicated physical cpu Juergen Gross
2016-06-27 10:34 ` Juergen Gross

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