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[RFC,v1,01/10] Extend the MemTxAttrs to include a 'debug' flag. The flag can be used as general indicator that operation was triggered by the debugger.

Message ID 20210506014037.11982-2-yuan.yao@linux.intel.com (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
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Series Enable encrypted guest memory access in QEMU | expand

Commit Message

Yuan Yao May 6, 2021, 1:40 a.m. UTC
From: Brijesh Singh <brijesh.singh@amd.com>

A subsequent patch will set the debug=1 when issuing a memory access
from the gdbstub or HMP commands. This is a prerequisite to support
debugging an encrypted guest. When a request with debug=1 is seen, the
encryption APIs will be used to access the guest memory.

Signed-off-by: Brijesh Singh <brijesh.singh@amd.com>
Signed-off-by: Ashish Kalra <ashish.kalra@amd.com>
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diff --git a/include/exec/memattrs.h b/include/exec/memattrs.h
index 95f2d20d55..c8b56389d6 100644
--- a/include/exec/memattrs.h
+++ b/include/exec/memattrs.h
@@ -49,6 +49,8 @@  typedef struct MemTxAttrs {
     unsigned int target_tlb_bit0 : 1;
     unsigned int target_tlb_bit1 : 1;
     unsigned int target_tlb_bit2 : 1;
+    /* Memory access request from the debugger */
+    unsigned int debug:1;
 } MemTxAttrs;
 /* Bus masters which don't specify any attributes will get this,