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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2] x86/HVM: don't give the wrong impression of WRMSR succeeding

> From: Jan Beulich [mailto:JBeulich@xxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Friday, February 23, 2018 4:37 PM
> ... for non-existent MSRs: wrmsr_hypervisor_regs()'s comment clearly
> says that the function returns 0 for unrecognized MSRs, so
> {svm,vmx}_msr_write_intercept() should not convert this into success. We
> don't want to unconditionally fail the access though, as we can't be
> certain the list of handled MSRs is complete enough for the guest types
> we care about, so instead mirror what we do on the read paths and probe
> the MSR to decide whether to raise #GP.
> Signed-off-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Kevin Tian <kevin.tian@xxxxxxxxx>

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