On 2020/3/21 0:19, Eric Auger wrote:
The VFIO API was enhanced to support nested stage control: a bunch of
new iotcls, one DMA FAULT region and an associated specific IRQ.
Let's document the process to follow to set up nested mode.
Signed-off-by: Eric Auger <eric.au...@redhat.com>
+The userspace must be prepared to receive faults. The VFIO-PCI device
+exposes one dedicated DMA FAULT region: it contains a ring buffer and
+its header that allows to manage the head/tail indices. The region is
+identified by the following index/subindex:
+The DMA FAULT region exposes a VFIO_REGION_INFO_CAP_PRODUCER_FAULT
+region capability that allows the userspace to retrieve the ABI version
+of the fault records filled by the host.
Nit: I don't see this capability in the code.
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