Commit 182936ee authored by Marc Zyngier's avatar Marc Zyngier
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KVM: arm64: Enable GICv3 Group-1 sysreg trapping via command-line

Now that we're able to safely handle Group-1 sysreg access, let's
give the user the opportunity to enable it by passing a specific
command-line option (vgic_v3.group1_trap).
Tested-by: default avatarAlexander Graf <>
Acked-by: default avatarDavid Daney <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarMarc Zyngier <>
Acked-by: default avatarChristoffer Dall <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarChristoffer Dall <>
parent 9c7bfc28
......@@ -1829,6 +1829,10 @@
for all guests.
Default is 1 (enabled) if in 64-bit or 32-bit PAE mode.
[KVM,ARM] Trap guest accesses to GICv3 group-1
system registers
kvm-intel.ept= [KVM,Intel] Disable extended page tables
(virtualized MMU) support on capable Intel chips.
Default is 1 (enabled)
......@@ -435,6 +435,12 @@ out:
static int __init early_group1_trap_cfg(char *buf)
return strtobool(buf, &group1_trap);
early_param("kvm-arm.vgic_v3_group1_trap", early_group1_trap_cfg);
* vgic_v3_probe - probe for a GICv3 compatible interrupt controller in DT
* @node: pointer to the DT node
......@@ -486,6 +492,11 @@ int vgic_v3_probe(const struct gic_kvm_info *info)
if (kvm_vgic_global_state.vcpu_base == 0)
kvm_info("disabling GICv2 emulation\n");
if (group1_trap) {
kvm_info("GICv3 sysreg trapping enabled (reduced performance)\n");
kvm_vgic_global_state.vctrl_base = NULL;
kvm_vgic_global_state.type = VGIC_V3;
kvm_vgic_global_state.max_gic_vcpus = VGIC_V3_MAX_CPUS;
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