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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2020-11-05 11:32:03 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2020-11-05 11:32:03 -0800
commit6732b3548573780cd8e0ca17d90f3f1add6c0af7 (patch)
treecfa15d3e3f2d47a398c5e9d656b40c3a23cbc49a /arch
parent6f3f374ac05d05cfa63d04f4479ead7e3cb6d087 (diff)
parentdbf563eee0b8cc056744514d91c5ffc2fa6c0982 (diff)
Merge tag 'hyperv-fixes-signed' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/hyperv/linux
Pull hyperv fixes from Wei Liu: - clarify a comment (Michael Kelley) - change a pr_warn() to pr_info() (Olaf Hering) * tag 'hyperv-fixes-signed' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/hyperv/linux: x86/hyperv: Clarify comment on x2apic mode hv_balloon: disable warning when floor reached
Diffstat (limited to 'arch')
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/hyperv/hv_apic.c b/arch/x86/hyperv/hv_apic.c
index 40e0e322161d..284e73661a18 100644
--- a/arch/x86/hyperv/hv_apic.c
+++ b/arch/x86/hyperv/hv_apic.c
@@ -273,11 +273,15 @@ void __init hv_apic_init(void)
pr_info("Hyper-V: Using enlightened APIC (%s mode)",
x2apic_enabled() ? "x2apic" : "xapic");
- * With x2apic, architectural x2apic MSRs are equivalent to the
- * respective synthetic MSRs, so there's no need to override
- * the apic accessors. The only exception is
- * hv_apic_eoi_write, because it benefits from lazy EOI when
- * available, but it works for both xapic and x2apic modes.
+ * When in x2apic mode, don't use the Hyper-V specific APIC
+ * accessors since the field layout in the ICR register is
+ * different in x2apic mode. Furthermore, the architectural
+ * x2apic MSRs function just as well as the Hyper-V
+ * synthetic APIC MSRs, so there's no benefit in having
+ * separate Hyper-V accessors for x2apic mode. The only
+ * exception is hv_apic_eoi_write, because it benefits from
+ * lazy EOI when available, but the same accessor works for
+ * both xapic and x2apic because the field layout is the same.
if (!x2apic_enabled()) {