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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v8 for-4.12 00/17] Argo: hypervisor-mediated interdomain communication

>>> On 06.02.19 at 09:54, <christopher.w.clark@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Version eight of this series:
> Note: This version may not address the currently open discussion on the
> ARM hypercall argument convention and type selection for hypercall
> parameters.
> * Range check applied to numeric args in native hypercall entry
>   (ref: the above open discussion)
> * Revises the compat ABI and implementation
>     - avoids duplication of hypercall op implementations via
>       forwarding to native for ops other than sendv
>     - register op uses an always-64-bit fixed width pfn type
>       for consistent ABI as well as compat reuse of the native op
>     - tested communication between VMs on x86-64 host with:
>       32-bit PV, 32-bit HVM and 64-bit PV guests
> * Applies list_first_entry_or_null macro in multiple loops to
>   replace previous use of a list foreach to address review feedback
> * Removed stale comments from the public header
> New to this series:
> * Adds an initial version of a design document for Argo
>     - based on work previously sent to the mailing list, covers
>       the implementation's granular locking
> * Adds a SUPPORT.md section for the feature and Experimental statement
> Christopher Clark (17):
>   argo: Introduce the Kconfig option to govern inclusion of Argo
>   argo: introduce the argo_op hypercall boilerplate
>   argo: define argo_dprintk for subsystem debugging
>   argo: init, destroy and soft-reset, with enable command line opt
>   errno: add POSIX error codes EMSGSIZE, ECONNREFUSED to the ABI
>   xen/arm: introduce guest_handle_for_field()
>   argo: implement the register op
>   argo: implement the unregister op
>   argo: implement the sendv op; evtchn: expose send_guest_global_virq
>   argo: implement the notify op
>   xsm, argo: XSM control for argo register
>   xsm, argo: XSM control for argo message send operation
>   xsm, argo: XSM control for any access to argo by a domain
>   xsm, argo: notify: don't describe rings that cannot be sent to
>   MAINTAINERS: add new section for Argo and self as maintainer
>   SUPPORT.md : add new entry for the Argo feature
>   docs, argo: add design document for Argo

Where necessary and not already present
Acked-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxx>

Jürgen, for this to be committed, your Rab would be needed, assuming
you're still comfortable with this going in this late.


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