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[Xen-devel] [PATCH v4 0/3] Add hvmops for setting and getting the suppress #VE bit

As the code stands right now, after DomU has enabled #VE using
HVMOP_altp2m_vcpu_enable_notify, all its pages have the #VE suppress bit
cleared, generating #VEs for any EPT violation.  There is currently no
way to change the value of the #VE suppress bit for a page from a
domain; it can only be done in Xen internally using ept_set_entry().

Following the discussion from
https://lists.xen.org/archives/html/xen-devel/2017-03/msg01312.html these
patches introduce new hvmops for setting and getting this bit and thus
having control over which pages generate #VE and which VM-Exit.

Adrian Pop (2):
  x86/altp2m: Add a hvmop for setting the suppress #VE bit
  x86/altp2m: Add a hvmop for querying the suppress #VE bit

Vlad Ioan Topan (1):
  x86/mm: Change default value for suppress #VE in set_mem_access()

 tools/libxc/include/xenctrl.h   |   4 ++
 tools/libxc/xc_altp2m.c         |  50 ++++++++++++++++
 xen/arch/x86/hvm/hvm.c          |  33 ++++++++++
 xen/arch/x86/mm/mem_access.c    | 103 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
 xen/include/public/hvm/hvm_op.h |  13 ++++
 xen/include/xen/mem_access.h    |   6 ++
 6 files changed, 207 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)


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