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From: "Xu, Quan" <quan.xu@intel.com>
To: xen-devel@lists.xen.org
Cc: Quan Xu <quan.xu@intel.com>,
	kevin.tian@intel.com, feng.wu@intel.com,
	dario.faggioli@citrix.com, jbeulich@suse.com
Subject: [Patch v11 0/3] VT-d Device-TLB flush issue
Date: Wed,  1 Jun 2016 17:05:19 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1464771922-7794-1-git-send-email-quan.xu@intel.com> (raw)

From: Quan Xu <quan.xu@intel.com>

This patches fix current timeout concern and also allow limited ATS support:

1. add a timeout parameter for device IOTLB invalidation

 The parameter 'iommu_dev_iotlb_timeout' specifies the timeout of the device
 IOTLB invalidation in milliseconds. By default, the timeout is 1ms, which can
 be boot-time changed.

2. Synchronize for Device-TLB flush one by one

 Today we do Device-TLB flush synchronization after issuing flush
 requests for all ATS devices belonging to a VM. Doing so however
 imposes a limitation, i.e. that we can not figure out which flush
 request is blocked in the flush queue list, based on VT-d spec.

 To prepare correct Device-TLB flush timeout handling in next patch,
 we change the behavior to synchronize for every Device-TLB flush
 request. So the Device-TLB flush interface is changed a little bit,
 by checking timeout within the function instead of outside of function.

 Accordingly we also do a similar change for flush interfaces of
 IOTLB/IEC/Context, i.e. moving synchronization into the function.
 Since there is no user of a non-synced interface, we just rename
 existing ones with _sync suffix.

3. Fix vt-d Device-TLB flush timeout issue

 If Device-TLB flush timed out, we hide the target ATS device
 immediately and crash the domain owning this ATS device. If
 impacted domain is hardware domain, just throw out a warning.

 By hiding the device, we make sure it can't be assigned to any
 domain any longer (see device_assigned).

   This patch set should base on one prereq patch sets:
    a). Check VT-d Device-TLB flush error.

Not covered in this series:

    a) Eliminate the panic() in IOMMU_WAIT_OP, used only in VT-d register read/write.
       Further discussion is required on whether and how to improve it.
    b) Handle IOTLB/Context/IEC flush timeout.

Quan Xu (3):
  IOMMU: add a timeout parameter for device IOTLB invalidation
  vt-d: synchronize for Device-TLB flush one by one
  vt-d: fix vt-d Device-TLB flush timeout issue

 docs/misc/xen-command-line.markdown   |   9 ++
 xen/drivers/passthrough/iommu.c       |   3 +
 xen/drivers/passthrough/pci.c         |   6 +-
 xen/drivers/passthrough/vtd/extern.h  |   6 +-
 xen/drivers/passthrough/vtd/qinval.c  | 157 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++--------
 xen/drivers/passthrough/vtd/x86/ats.c |   7 +-
 xen/include/xen/iommu.h               |   2 +
 xen/include/xen/pci.h                 |   1 +
 8 files changed, 144 insertions(+), 47 deletions(-)


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             reply	other threads:[~2016-06-01  9:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-06-01  9:05 Xu, Quan [this message]
2016-06-01  9:05 ` [Patch v11 1/3] IOMMU: add a timeout parameter for device IOTLB invalidation Xu, Quan
2016-06-02 10:24   ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-15  2:55     ` Xu, Quan
2016-06-01  9:05 ` [Patch v11 2/3] vt-d: synchronize for Device-TLB flush one by one Xu, Quan
2016-06-02 10:49   ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-01  9:05 ` [Patch v11 3/3] vt-d: fix vt-d Device-TLB flush timeout issue Xu, Quan
2016-06-02 11:07   ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-16  8:42     ` Xu, Quan
2016-06-16  9:04       ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-17  6:08         ` Xu, Quan
2016-06-17  7:00           ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-17  8:15             ` Xu, Quan
2016-06-17  8:40               ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-22 15:54             ` Xu, Quan
2016-06-22 16:18               ` Jan Beulich
2016-06-23  2:08                 ` Xu, Quan

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