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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] VMX: Eliminate cr3 store/load vmexit when UG enabled

Jan Beulich wrote on 2013-10-28:
>>>> On 24.10.13 at 06:41, "Zhang, Yang Z" <yang.z.zhang@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Andrew Cooper wrote on 2013-10-23:
>>> On 23/10/13 08:39, Yang Zhang wrote:
>>>> From: Yang Zhang <yang.z.zhang@xxxxxxxxx>
>>>> With the feature of unrestricted guest, there should no vmexit be
>>>> triggered when guest accesses the cr3 in non-paging mode.
>>>> Signed-off-by: Yang Zhang <yang.z.zhang@xxxxxxxxx>
>>> You English here confused me for a bit.  I presume you mean "Xen
>>> should not cause vmexits for cr3 accesses in unrestricted guests",
>>> whereas the current meaning implies that hardware wont generate a
>>> vmexit for cr3 accesses for unrestricted guests (which is not correct
>>> according to the SDM).
>> Apology for my poor English. Yes, your understanding is right.
> So assuming we'll get an ack from one of the VMX maintainers, should
> this then be committed with the suggested change to the description?

Sure. If no need to revise the current patch, please help to commit it with the 
comments Paolo suggested.

> Also, Andrew, any more concerns regarding this change (IOW did Yang
> address your earlier questions)?
> Jan

Best regards,

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