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[02/12] x86/kexec/64: Forbid kexec when running as an SEV-ES guest

Message ID 20210721142015.1401-3-joro@8bytes.org (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
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Series x86/sev: KEXEC/KDUMP support for SEV-ES guests | expand

Commit Message

Joerg Roedel July 21, 2021, 2:20 p.m. UTC
From: Joerg Roedel <jroedel@suse.de>

For now, kexec is not supported when running as an SEV-ES guest. Doing
so requires additional hypervisor support and special code to hand
over the CPUs to the new kernel in a safe way.

Until this is implemented, do not support kexec in SEV-ES guests.

Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org # v5.10+
Signed-off-by: Joerg Roedel <jroedel@suse.de>
 arch/x86/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c b/arch/x86/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c
index 131f30fdcfbd..a8e16a411b40 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c
@@ -591,3 +591,11 @@  void arch_kexec_pre_free_pages(void *vaddr, unsigned int pages)
 	set_memory_encrypted((unsigned long)vaddr, pages);
+ * Kexec is not supported in SEV-ES guests yet
+ */
+bool arch_kexec_supported(void)
+	return !sev_es_active();