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Date:   Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:40:29 +0100
From:   Paolo Bonzini <>
To:     David Hildenbrand <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] KVM: race-free exit from KVM_RUN without POSIX signals

On 16/02/2017 20:26, David Hildenbrand wrote:
> As mentioned already on IRC, maybe something like "block_vcpu_run" would
> fit better now.

Hmm, the purpose of the flag is cause an immediate exit and it does do
so...  Surely incorrect (or just uncommon) usage will prevent a VCPU
from running, but that is just a side effect of the semantics, not the
intended usage.


> But this is also ok and looks good to me.
> Reviewed-by: David Hildenbrand <>

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