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Date:   Sat, 9 Nov 2019 16:58:54 +0800
From:   linmiaohe <linmiaohe@...wei.com>
To:     <pbonzini@...hat.com>, <rkrcmar@...hat.com>,
        <sean.j.christopherson@...el.com>, <vkuznets@...hat.com>,
        <wanpengli@...cent.com>, <jmattson@...gle.com>, <joro@...tes.org>,
        <tglx@...utronix.de>, <mingo@...hat.com>, <bp@...en8.de>,
        <hpa@...or.com>
CC:     <linmiaohe@...wei.com>, <kvm@...r.kernel.org>,
        <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>, <x86@...nel.org>
Subject: [PATCH] KVM: X86: avoid unused setup_syscalls_segments call when SYSCALL check failed

From: Miaohe Lin <linmiaohe@...wei.com>

When SYSCALL/SYSENTER ability check failed, cs and ss is inited but
remain not used. Delay initializing cs and ss until SYSCALL/SYSENTER
ability check passed.

Signed-off-by: Miaohe Lin <linmiaohe@...wei.com>
---
 arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c | 6 ++----
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c b/arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c
index 698efb8c3897..952d1a4f4d7e 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c
@@ -2770,11 +2770,10 @@ static int em_syscall(struct x86_emulate_ctxt *ctxt)
 		return emulate_ud(ctxt);
 
 	ops->get_msr(ctxt, MSR_EFER, &efer);
-	setup_syscalls_segments(ctxt, &cs, &ss);
-
 	if (!(efer & EFER_SCE))
 		return emulate_ud(ctxt);
 
+	setup_syscalls_segments(ctxt, &cs, &ss);
 	ops->get_msr(ctxt, MSR_STAR, &msr_data);
 	msr_data >>= 32;
 	cs_sel = (u16)(msr_data & 0xfffc);
@@ -2838,12 +2837,11 @@ static int em_sysenter(struct x86_emulate_ctxt *ctxt)
 	if (ctxt->mode == X86EMUL_MODE_PROT64)
 		return X86EMUL_UNHANDLEABLE;
 
-	setup_syscalls_segments(ctxt, &cs, &ss);
-
 	ops->get_msr(ctxt, MSR_IA32_SYSENTER_CS, &msr_data);
 	if ((msr_data & 0xfffc) == 0x0)
 		return emulate_gp(ctxt, 0);
 
+	setup_syscalls_segments(ctxt, &cs, &ss);
 	ctxt->eflags &= ~(X86_EFLAGS_VM | X86_EFLAGS_IF);
 	cs_sel = (u16)msr_data & ~SEGMENT_RPL_MASK;
 	ss_sel = cs_sel + 8;
-- 
2.19.1

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