Commit f72af90c authored by Marc Zyngier's avatar Marc Zyngier Committed by Catalin Marinas
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arm64: KVM: Add SMCCC_ARCH_WORKAROUND_1 fast handling

We want SMCCC_ARCH_WORKAROUND_1 to be fast. As fast as possible.
So let's intercept it as early as we can by testing for the
function call number as soon as we've identified a HVC call
coming from the guest.
Tested-by: default avatarArd Biesheuvel <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarChristoffer Dall <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarMarc Zyngier <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarCatalin Marinas <>
parent 6167ec5c
......@@ -15,6 +15,7 @@
* along with this program. If not, see <>.
#include <linux/arm-smccc.h>
#include <linux/linkage.h>
#include <asm/alternative.h>
......@@ -64,10 +65,11 @@ alternative_endif
lsr x0, x1, #ESR_ELx_EC_SHIFT
cmp x0, #ESR_ELx_EC_HVC64
ccmp x0, #ESR_ELx_EC_HVC32, #4, ne el1_trap
mrs x1, vttbr_el2 // If vttbr is valid, the 64bit guest
cbnz x1, el1_trap // called HVC
mrs x1, vttbr_el2 // If vttbr is valid, the guest
cbnz x1, el1_hvc_guest // called HVC
/* Here, we're pretty sure the host called HVC. */
ldp x0, x1, [sp], #16
......@@ -100,6 +102,20 @@ alternative_endif
* Fastest possible path for ARM_SMCCC_ARCH_WORKAROUND_1.
* The workaround has already been applied on the host,
* so let's quickly get back to the guest. We don't bother
* restoring x1, as it can be clobbered anyway.
ldr x1, [sp] // Guest's x0
cbnz w1, el1_trap
mov x0, x1
add sp, sp, #16
* x0: ESR_EC
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