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From: Vineet Gupta <vgupta@kernel.org>
To: Greentime Hu <greentime.hu@sifive.com>,
	linux-riscv@lists.infradead.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	aou@eecs.berkeley.edu, palmer@dabbelt.com,
	paul.walmsley@sifive.com, vincent.chen@sifive.com
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH v8 00/21] riscv: Add vector ISA support
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 10:18:57 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <7719da12-31d6-ef03-1100-142348dec209@kernel.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <cover.1631121222.git.greentime.hu@sifive.com>

On 9/8/21 10:45 AM, Greentime Hu wrote:
> This patchset is implemented based on vector 1.0-rc1 spec to add vector
> support in riscv Linux kernel. To make this happen, we defined a new
> structure __riscv_v_state to save the vector related registers. It is used
> for both kernel space and user space.
> 
>   - In kernel space, the datap pointer in __riscv_v_state will be allocated
>     dynamically to save vector registers.
>   - In user space,
> 	- In signal handler of user space, datap will point to the address
>            of the __riscv_v_state data structure to save vector
>            registers in stack. We also create a __reserved[] array for
> 	  future extensions.
> 	- In ptrace, the data will be put in ubuf in which we use
>         	  riscv_vr_get()/riscv_vr_set() to get or set the
> 	  __riscv_v_state data structure from/to it, datap pointer
> 	  would be zeroed and vector registers will be copied to the
> 	  address right after the __riscv_v_state structure in ubuf.
> 
> This patchset also adds support for kernel mode vector, kernel XOR
> implementation with vector ISA and includes several bug fixes and code
> refinement.
> 
> This patchset is rebased to v5.14 and it is tested by running several
> vector programs simultaneously. It also can get the correct ucontext_t in
> signal handler and restore correct context after sigreturn. It is also
> tested with ptrace() syscall to use PTRACE_GETREGSET/PTRACE_SETREGSET to
> get/set the vector registers. I have tested vlen=128 and vlen=256 cases in
> qemu-system-riscv64 provided by Frank Chang.

Are QEMU/Spike changes available somewhere publicly for people to try this ?

Thx,
-Vineet

> 
> We have sent patches to glibc mailing list for ifunc support and sigcontext
> changes. We will send patches for vector support to glibc mailing list
> recently.
> 
>   [1] https://github.com/riscv/riscv-v-spec/blob/master/v-spec.adoc
> 
> ---
> Changelog V8
>   - Rebase to v5.14
>   - Refine struct __riscv_v_state with struct __riscv_ctx_hdr
>   - Refine has_vector into a static key
>   - Defined __reserved space in struct sigcontext for vector and future extensions
> 
> Changelog V7
>   - Add support for kernel mode vector
>   - Add vector extension XOR implementation
>   - Optimize task switch codes of vector
>   - Allocate space for vector registers in start_thread()
>   - Fix an illegal instruction exception when accessing vlenb
>   - Optimize vector registers initialization
>   - Initialize vector registers with proper vsetvli then it can work normally
>   - Refine ptrace porting due to generic API changed
>   - Code clean up
> 
> Changelog V6
>   - Replace vle.v/vse.v instructions with vle8.v/vse8.v based on 0.9 spec
>   - Add comments based on mailinglist feedback
>   - Fix rv32 build error
> 
> Changelog V5
>   - Using regset_size() correctly in generic ptrace
>   - Fix the ptrace porting
>   - Fix compile warning
> 
> Changelog V4
>   - Support dynamic vlen
>   - Fix bugs: lazy save/resotre, not saving vtype
>   - Update VS bit offset based on latest vector spec
>   - Add new vector csr based on latest vector spec
>   - Code refine and removed unused macros
> 
> Changelog V3
>   - Rebase linux-5.6-rc3 and tested with qemu
>   - Seperate patches with Anup's advice
>   - Give out a ABI puzzle with unlimited vlen
> 
> Changelog V2
>   - Fixup typo "vecotr, fstate_save->vstate_save".
>   - Fixup wrong saved registers' length in vector.S.
>   - Seperate unrelated patches from this one.
> 
> Greentime Hu (15):
>    riscv: Add new csr defines related to vector extension
>    riscv: Add has_vector/riscv_vsize to save vector features.
>    riscv: Add vector struct and assembler definitions
>    riscv: Add task switch support for vector
>    riscv: Add ptrace vector support
>    riscv: Add sigcontext save/restore for vector
>    riscv: Add support for kernel mode vector
>    riscv: Use CSR_STATUS to replace sstatus in vector.S
>    riscv: Add vector extension XOR implementation
>    riscv: Initialize vector registers with proper vsetvli then it can
>      work normally
>    riscv: Optimize vector registers initialization
>    riscv: Fix an illegal instruction exception when accessing vlenb
>      without enable vector first
>    riscv: Allocate space for vector registers in start_thread()
>    riscv: Optimize task switch codes of vector
>    riscv: Turn has_vector into a static key if VECTOR=y
> 
> Guo Ren (5):
>    riscv: Separate patch for cflags and aflags
>    riscv: Rename __switch_to_aux -> fpu
>    riscv: Extending cpufeature.c to detect V-extension
>    riscv: Add vector feature to compile
>    riscv: Reset vector register
> 
> Vincent Chen (1):
>    riscv: signal: Report signal frame size to userspace via auxv
> 
>   arch/riscv/Kconfig                       |   9 ++
>   arch/riscv/Makefile                      |  19 ++-
>   arch/riscv/include/asm/csr.h             |  16 ++-
>   arch/riscv/include/asm/elf.h             |  41 +++---
>   arch/riscv/include/asm/processor.h       |   3 +
>   arch/riscv/include/asm/switch_to.h       |  71 +++++++++-
>   arch/riscv/include/asm/vector.h          |  16 +++
>   arch/riscv/include/asm/xor.h             |  74 ++++++++++
>   arch/riscv/include/uapi/asm/auxvec.h     |   1 +
>   arch/riscv/include/uapi/asm/hwcap.h      |   1 +
>   arch/riscv/include/uapi/asm/ptrace.h     |  25 ++++
>   arch/riscv/include/uapi/asm/sigcontext.h |  24 ++++
>   arch/riscv/kernel/Makefile               |   7 +
>   arch/riscv/kernel/asm-offsets.c          |   8 ++
>   arch/riscv/kernel/cpufeature.c           |  16 +++
>   arch/riscv/kernel/entry.S                |   6 +-
>   arch/riscv/kernel/head.S                 |  22 ++-
>   arch/riscv/kernel/kernel_mode_vector.c   | 158 +++++++++++++++++++++
>   arch/riscv/kernel/process.c              |  49 +++++++
>   arch/riscv/kernel/ptrace.c               |  71 ++++++++++
>   arch/riscv/kernel/setup.c                |   4 +
>   arch/riscv/kernel/signal.c               | 172 ++++++++++++++++++++++-
>   arch/riscv/kernel/vector.S               |  81 +++++++++++
>   arch/riscv/lib/Makefile                  |   1 +
>   arch/riscv/lib/xor.S                     |  81 +++++++++++
>   include/uapi/linux/elf.h                 |   1 +
>   26 files changed, 941 insertions(+), 36 deletions(-)
>   create mode 100644 arch/riscv/include/asm/vector.h
>   create mode 100644 arch/riscv/include/asm/xor.h
>   create mode 100644 arch/riscv/kernel/kernel_mode_vector.c
>   create mode 100644 arch/riscv/kernel/vector.S
>   create mode 100644 arch/riscv/lib/xor.S
> 


      parent reply	other threads:[~2021-09-13 17:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 55+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-08 17:45 Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 01/21] riscv: Separate patch for cflags and aflags Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 02/21] riscv: Rename __switch_to_aux -> fpu Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 03/21] riscv: Extending cpufeature.c to detect V-extension Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 04/21] riscv: Add new csr defines related to vector extension Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 05/21] riscv: Add vector feature to compile Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 06/21] riscv: Add has_vector/riscv_vsize to save vector features Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 07/21] riscv: Reset vector register Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 08/21] riscv: Add vector struct and assembler definitions Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 09/21] riscv: Add task switch support for vector Greentime Hu
2021-09-13 12:21   ` Darius Rad
2021-09-28 14:56     ` Greentime Hu
2021-09-29 13:28       ` Darius Rad
2021-10-01  2:46         ` Ley Foon Tan
2021-10-04 12:41           ` Greentime Hu
2021-10-05  2:12             ` Ley Foon Tan
2021-10-05 15:46               ` Greentime Hu
2021-10-07 10:10                 ` Ley Foon Tan
2021-10-04 12:36         ` Greentime Hu
2021-10-05 13:57           ` Darius Rad
2021-10-21  1:01             ` Paul Walmsley
2021-10-21 10:50               ` Darius Rad
2021-10-22  3:52                 ` Vincent Chen
2021-10-22 10:40                   ` Darius Rad
2021-10-25  4:47                     ` Greentime Hu
2021-10-25 16:22                       ` Darius Rad
2021-10-26  4:44                         ` Greentime Hu
2021-10-27 12:58                           ` Darius Rad
2021-11-09  9:49                             ` Greentime Hu
2021-11-09 19:21                               ` Darius Rad
2021-10-26 14:58                     ` Heiko Stübner
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 10/21] riscv: Add ptrace vector support Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 11/21] riscv: Add sigcontext save/restore for vector Greentime Hu
2021-09-30  2:37   ` Ley Foon Tan
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 12/21] riscv: signal: Report signal frame size to userspace via auxv Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 13/21] riscv: Add support for kernel mode vector Greentime Hu
2021-09-09  6:17   ` Christoph Hellwig
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 14/21] riscv: Use CSR_STATUS to replace sstatus in vector.S Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 15/21] riscv: Add vector extension XOR implementation Greentime Hu
2021-09-09  6:12   ` Christoph Hellwig
2021-09-28  7:00     ` Greentime Hu
2021-09-14  8:29   ` Ley Foon Tan
2021-09-28  7:01     ` Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 16/21] riscv: Initialize vector registers with proper vsetvli then it can work normally Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 17/21] riscv: Optimize vector registers initialization Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 18/21] riscv: Fix an illegal instruction exception when accessing vlenb without enable vector first Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 19/21] riscv: Allocate space for vector registers in start_thread() Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 20/21] riscv: Optimize task switch codes of vector Greentime Hu
2021-09-15 14:29   ` Jisheng Zhang
2021-10-04 14:13     ` Greentime Hu
2021-09-08 17:45 ` [RFC PATCH v8 21/21] riscv: Turn has_vector into a static key if VECTOR=y Greentime Hu
2021-09-15 14:24   ` Jisheng Zhang
2021-10-04 15:04     ` Greentime Hu
2021-09-13  1:47 ` [RFC PATCH v8 00/21] riscv: Add vector ISA support Vincent Chen
2021-09-13 17:18 ` Vineet Gupta [this message]

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