[PATCH v2 19/20] xen/privcmd: Add support for Linux 64KB page granularity

Julien Grall julien.grall at citrix.com
Tue Jul 14 08:37:08 PDT 2015

Hi Boris,

On 14/07/2015 17:28, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
> On 07/13/2015 06:05 PM, Julien Grall wrote:
>> On 13/07/2015 22:13, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
>>> On 07/09/2015 04:42 PM, Julien Grall wrote:
>>>> -
>>>>   struct remap_data {
>>>>       xen_pfn_t *fgmfn; /* foreign domain's gmfn */
>>>> +    xen_pfn_t *efgmfn; /* pointer to the end of the fgmfn array */
>>> It might be better to keep size of fgmfn array instead.
>> It would means to have an other variable to check that we are at the
>> end the array.
> I thought that's what h_iter is. Is it not?

h_iter is for the number of xen pfn in a Linux page. This is because the 
Linux privcmd interface is working with 4KB page and there may not be 
enough to fill a 64KB page.

So we need another counter for the total number of foreign domain's gmfn.


Julien Grall

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