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Date:   Fri,  8 Jan 2021 16:53:49 +0000
From:   Quentin Perret <>
To:     Paolo Bonzini <>,
        Jonathan Corbet <>,
        "open list:KERNEL VIRTUAL MACHINE (KVM)" <>,
        "open list:DOCUMENTATION" <>,
        open list <>
        Quentin Perret <>
Subject: [PATCH] KVM: Documentation: Fix spec for KVM_CAP_ENABLE_CAP_VM

The documentation classifies KVM_ENABLE_CAP with KVM_CAP_ENABLE_CAP_VM
as a vcpu ioctl, which is incorrect. Fix it by specifying it as a VM

Fixes: e5d83c74a580 ("kvm: make KVM_CAP_ENABLE_CAP_VM architecture agnostic")
Signed-off-by: Quentin Perret <>
 Documentation/virt/kvm/api.rst | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/virt/kvm/api.rst b/Documentation/virt/kvm/api.rst
index 70254eaa5229..68898b623d86 100644
--- a/Documentation/virt/kvm/api.rst
+++ b/Documentation/virt/kvm/api.rst
@@ -1328,7 +1328,7 @@ documentation when it pops into existence).
 :Architectures: all
-:Type: vcpu ioctl
+:Type: vm ioctl
 :Parameters: struct kvm_enable_cap (in)
 :Returns: 0 on success; -1 on error

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