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From: Liran Alon <liran.alon@oracle.com>
To: Wanpeng Li <kernellwp@gmail.com>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, kvm@vger.kernel.org,
	"Paolo Bonzini" <pbonzini@redhat.com>,
	"Radim Krčmář" <rkrcmar@redhat.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 2/3] KVM: X86: Implement PV sched yield hypercall
Date: Wed, 29 May 2019 15:28:35 +0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <D119BC9B-3097-4453-BC17-5AE532EDB995@oracle.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1559004795-19927-3-git-send-email-wanpengli@tencent.com>



> On 28 May 2019, at 3:53, Wanpeng Li <kernellwp@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> From: Wanpeng Li <wanpengli@tencent.com>
> 
> The target vCPUs are in runnable state after vcpu_kick and suitable 
> as a yield target. This patch implements the sched yield hypercall.
> 
> 17% performace increase of ebizzy benchmark can be observed in an 
> over-subscribe environment. (w/ kvm-pv-tlb disabled, testing TLB flush 
> call-function IPI-many since call-function is not easy to be trigged 
> by userspace workload).
> 
> Cc: Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com>
> Cc: Radim Krčmář <rkrcmar@redhat.com>
> Signed-off-by: Wanpeng Li <wanpengli@tencent.com>
> ---
> arch/x86/kvm/x86.c | 24 ++++++++++++++++++++++++
> 1 file changed, 24 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> index e7e57de..2ceef51 100644
> --- a/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> +++ b/arch/x86/kvm/x86.c
> @@ -7172,6 +7172,26 @@ void kvm_vcpu_deactivate_apicv(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
> 	kvm_x86_ops->refresh_apicv_exec_ctrl(vcpu);
> }
> 
> +void kvm_sched_yield(struct kvm *kvm, u64 dest_id)
> +{
> +	struct kvm_vcpu *target;
> +	struct kvm_apic_map *map;
> +
> +	rcu_read_lock();
> +	map = rcu_dereference(kvm->arch.apic_map);
> +
> +	if (unlikely(!map))
> +		goto out;
> +

We should have a bounds-check here on “dest_id”.

-Liran

> +	if (map->phys_map[dest_id]->vcpu) {
> +		target = map->phys_map[dest_id]->vcpu;
> +		kvm_vcpu_yield_to(target);
> +	}
> +
> +out:
> +	rcu_read_unlock();
> +}
> +
> int kvm_emulate_hypercall(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
> {
> 	unsigned long nr, a0, a1, a2, a3, ret;
> @@ -7218,6 +7238,10 @@ int kvm_emulate_hypercall(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
> 	case KVM_HC_SEND_IPI:
> 		ret = kvm_pv_send_ipi(vcpu->kvm, a0, a1, a2, a3, op_64_bit);
> 		break;
> +	case KVM_HC_SCHED_YIELD:
> +		kvm_sched_yield(vcpu->kvm, a0);
> +		ret = 0;
> +		break;
> 	default:
> 		ret = -KVM_ENOSYS;
> 		break;
> -- 
> 2.7.4
> 


  parent reply	other threads:[~2019-05-29 12:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-28  0:53 [PATCH v2 0/3] KVM: Yield to IPI target if necessary Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  0:53 ` [PATCH v2 1/3] KVM: X86: Implement PV sched yield in linux guest Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  0:53 ` [PATCH v2 2/3] KVM: X86: Implement PV sched yield hypercall Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  2:15   ` [PATCH RESEND v2] " Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  6:08     ` kbuild test robot
2019-05-28  6:14       ` Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  7:23     ` kbuild test robot
2019-05-28  7:50   ` [PATCH RESEND v2 0/3] KVM: Yield to IPI target if necessary Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  7:50     ` [PATCH RESEND v2 1/3] KVM: X86: Implement PV sched yield in linux guest Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  7:50     ` [PATCH RESEND v2 2/3] KVM: X86: Implement PV sched yield hypercall Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  7:50     ` [PATCH RESEND v2 3/3] KVM: X86: Expose PV_SCHED_YIELD CPUID feature bit to guest Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  9:11   ` [PATCH v2 2/3] KVM: X86: Implement PV sched yield hypercall Christian Borntraeger
2019-05-28  9:57     ` Wanpeng Li
2019-05-29 12:28   ` Liran Alon [this message]
2019-05-30  1:09     ` Wanpeng Li
2019-05-28  0:53 ` [PATCH v2 3/3] KVM: X86: Expose PV_SCHED_YIELD CPUID feature bit to guest Wanpeng Li

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