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[6/7] KVM: nVMX: Request to sync eVMCS from VMCS12 after migration

Message ID 20210511111956.1555830-7-vkuznets@redhat.com (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
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Series KVM: nVMX: Fixes for nested state migration when eVMCS is in use | expand

Commit Message

Vitaly Kuznetsov May 11, 2021, 11:19 a.m. UTC
VMCS12 is used to keep the authoritative state during nested state
migration. In case 'need_vmcs12_to_shadow_sync' flag is set, we're
in between L2->L1 vmexit and L1 guest run when actual sync to
enlightened (or shadow) VMCS happens. Nested state, however, has
no flag for 'need_vmcs12_to_shadow_sync' so vmx_set_nested_state()->
set_current_vmptr() always sets it. Enlightened vmptrld path, however,
doesn't have the quirk so some VMCS12 changes may not get properly
reflected to eVMCS and L1 will see an incorrect state.

Note, during L2 execution or when need_vmcs12_to_shadow_sync is not
set the change is effectively a nop: in the former case all changes
will get reflected during the first L2->L1 vmexit and in the later
case VMCS12 and eVMCS are already in sync (thanks to
copy_enlightened_to_vmcs12() in vmx_get_nested_state()).

Signed-off-by: Vitaly Kuznetsov <vkuznets@redhat.com>
---
 arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c b/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c
index 1661e2e19560..0a422c6091dc 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/vmx/nested.c
@@ -3135,6 +3135,12 @@  static bool nested_get_evmcs_page(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu)
 		if (evmptrld_status == EVMPTRLD_VMFAIL ||
 		    evmptrld_status == EVMPTRLD_ERROR)
 			return false;
+
+		/*
+		 * Post migration VMCS12 always provides the most actual
+		 * information, copy it to eVMCS upon entry.
+		 */
+		vmx->nested.need_vmcs12_to_shadow_sync = true;
 	}
 
 	return true;