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Date:	Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:01:46 +0800
From:	Xiao Guangrong <>
	Xiao Guangrong <>
Subject: [PATCH 2/5] KVM: MMU: properly check last spte in fast_page_fault()

Using sp->role.level instead of @level since @level is not got from the
page table hierarchy

There is no issue in current code since the fast page fault currently only
fixes the fault caused by dirty-log that is always on the last level
(level = 1)

This patch makes the code more readable and avoids potential issue in the
further development

Reviewed-by: Marcelo Tosatti <>
Signed-off-by: Xiao Guangrong <>
 arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c | 10 ++++++----
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c b/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
index f5704d9..046ef10 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/mmu.c
@@ -2802,9 +2802,9 @@ static bool page_fault_can_be_fast(u32 error_code)
 static bool
-fast_pf_fix_direct_spte(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, u64 *sptep, u64 spte)
+fast_pf_fix_direct_spte(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, struct kvm_mmu_page *sp,
+			u64 *sptep, u64 spte)
-	struct kvm_mmu_page *sp = page_header(__pa(sptep));
 	gfn_t gfn;
@@ -2830,6 +2830,7 @@ static bool fast_page_fault(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, gva_t gva, int level,
 			    u32 error_code)
 	struct kvm_shadow_walk_iterator iterator;
+	struct kvm_mmu_page *sp;
 	bool ret = false;
 	u64 spte = 0ull;
@@ -2853,7 +2854,8 @@ static bool fast_page_fault(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, gva_t gva, int level,
 		goto exit;
-	if (!is_last_spte(spte, level))
+	sp = page_header(__pa(iterator.sptep));
+	if (!is_last_spte(spte, sp->role.level))
 		goto exit;
@@ -2879,7 +2881,7 @@ static bool fast_page_fault(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, gva_t gva, int level,
 	 * the gfn is not stable for indirect shadow page.
 	 * See Documentation/virtual/kvm/locking.txt to get more detail.
-	ret = fast_pf_fix_direct_spte(vcpu, iterator.sptep, spte);
+	ret = fast_pf_fix_direct_spte(vcpu, sp, iterator.sptep, spte);
 	trace_fast_page_fault(vcpu, gva, error_code, iterator.sptep,
 			      spte, ret);

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