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Date:   Thu, 5 Apr 2018 12:45:07 +0200
From:   Christian Borntraeger <borntraeger@...ibm.com>
To:     Tony Krowiak <akrowiak@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>,
        linux-s390@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        kvm@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     freude@...ibm.com, schwidefsky@...ibm.com,
        heiko.carstens@...ibm.com, cohuck@...hat.com, kwankhede@...dia.com,
        bjsdjshi@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, pbonzini@...hat.com,
        alex.williamson@...hat.com, pmorel@...ux.vnet.ibm.com,
        alifm@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, mjrosato@...ux.vnet.ibm.com,
        jjherne@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, thuth@...hat.com,
        pasic@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, berrange@...hat.com,
        fiuczy@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, buendgen@...ibm.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 01/14] KVM: s390: refactor crypto initialization



On 04/05/2018 12:42 PM, Christian Borntraeger wrote:
> 
> 
> On 03/14/2018 07:25 PM, Tony Krowiak wrote:
>> This patch refactors the code that initializes the crypto
>> configuration for a guest. The crypto configuration is contained in
>> a crypto control block (CRYCB) which is a satellite control block to
>> our main hardware virtualization control block. The CRYCB is
>> attached to the main virtualization control block via a CRYCB
>> designation (CRYCBD) designation field containing the address of
>> the CRYCB as well as its format.
>>
>> Prior to the introduction of AP device virtualization, there was
>> no need to provide access to or specify the format of the CRYCB for
>> a guest unless the MSA extension 3 (MSAX3) facility was installed
>> on the host system. With the introduction of AP device virtualization,
>> the CRYCB and its format must be made accessible to the guest
>> regardless of the presence of the MSAX3 facility.
>>
>> The crypto initialization code is restructured as follows:
>>
>> * A new compilation unit is introduced to contain all interfaces
>>   and data structures related to configuring a guest's CRYCB for
>>   both the refactoring of crypto initialization as well as all
>>   subsequent patches introducing AP virtualization support.
>>
>> * Currently, the asm code for querying the AP configuration is
>>   duplicated in the AP bus as well as in KVM. Since the KVM
>>   code was introduced, the AP bus has externalized the interface
>>   for querying the AP configuration. The KVM interface will be
>>   replaced with a call to the AP bus interface. Of course, this
>>   will be moved to the new compilation unit mentioned above.
>>
>> * An interface to format the CRYCBD field will be provided via
>>   the new compilation unit and called from the KVM vm
>>   initialization.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Tony Krowiak <akrowiak@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
>> ---
>>  MAINTAINERS                      |   10 ++++++
>>  arch/s390/include/asm/kvm-ap.h   |   16 ++++++++++
>>  arch/s390/include/asm/kvm_host.h |    1 +
>>  arch/s390/kvm/Kconfig            |    1 +
>>  arch/s390/kvm/Makefile           |    2 +-
>>  arch/s390/kvm/kvm-ap.c           |   48 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>>  arch/s390/kvm/kvm-s390.c         |   61 ++++---------------------------------
>>  7 files changed, 84 insertions(+), 55 deletions(-)
>>  create mode 100644 arch/s390/include/asm/kvm-ap.h
>>  create mode 100644 arch/s390/kvm/kvm-ap.c
>>
>> diff --git a/MAINTAINERS b/MAINTAINERS
>> index 0ec5881..72742d5 100644
>> --- a/MAINTAINERS
>> +++ b/MAINTAINERS
>> @@ -11875,6 +11875,16 @@ W:	http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/linux390/
>>  S:	Supported
>>  F:	drivers/s390/crypto/
>>
>> +S390 VFIO AP DRIVER
>> +M:	Tony Krowiak <akrowiak@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
>> +M:	Christian Borntraeger <borntraeger@...ibm.com>
>> +M:	Martin Schwidefsky <schwidefsky@...ibm.com>
>> +L:	linux-s390@...r.kernel.org
>> +W:	http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/linux390/
>> +S:	Supported
>> +F:	arch/s390/include/asm/kvm/kvm-ap.h
>> +F:	arch/s390/kvm/kvm-ap.c
>> +
>>  S390 ZFCP DRIVER
>>  M:	Steffen Maier <maier@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
>>  M:	Benjamin Block <bblock@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
> 
> 
> The Maintainers update belongs into a different patch (e.g. when you introduce 
> drivers/s390/crypto/vfio_ap_drv.c )

To put it differently. I think kvm-ap code in here is more related to kvm than to
vfio-ap. 

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