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Date:   Thu, 5 Apr 2018 09:16:51 -0400
From:   Tony Krowiak <akrowiak@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
To:     Christian Borntraeger <borntraeger@...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 06:45 AM, Christian Borntraeger wrote:
>
> 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.
Okay, I'll remove this from here. It looks like it is already covered under
KERNEL VIRTUAL MACHINE for s390 (KVM/s390).
>   


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