On 06/11/18 16:31, Roger Pau Monné wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 05, 2018 at 11:21:03AM +0000, Andrew Cooper wrote:
>> This will shortly be wanted by the userspace emulator harnesses as well.
>> Consolidate the cpuid{,_count}_leaf() helpers beside the structure 
>> definition,
>> rather than having them scattered throughout Xen.
>> Signed-off-by: Andrew Cooper <andrew.coop...@citrix.com>
> Reviewed-by: Roger Pau Monné <roger....@citrix.com>
> I'm slightly worried about the _native prefix in the function name, if
> this is run on Dom0 userspace the _native part of this is dubious,
> since the policy returned is going to be provided by Xen, and thus
> might not match the host one. I don't have a better name
> recommendation, so I'm fine with this.

Well - it is a native instruction, whether or not there is a outer
hypervisor or masking/faulting configuration playing with the values seen.

I'll see about mentioning this in the function documentation.


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