This Linux kernel change "Documentation: kvm: fix dirty log ioctl arch lists" is included in the Linux 5.1 release. This change is authored by Andrew Jones <drjones [at] redhat.com> on Mon Apr 29 10:27:10 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is dbcdae1 (patch).
Documentation: kvm: fix dirty log ioctl arch lists KVM_GET_DIRTY_LOG is implemented by all architectures, not just x86, and KVM_CAP_MANUAL_DIRTY_LOG_PROTECT is additionally implemented by arm, arm64, and mips. Signed-off-by: Andrew Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org> Signed-off-by: Paolo Bonzini <email@example.com>
There are 6 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.
Documentation/virtual/kvm/api.txt | 6 +++--- 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) diff --git a/Documentation/virtual/kvm/api.txt b/Documentation/virtual/kvm/api.txt index 67068c4..7f3ebc9 100644 --- a/Documentation/virtual/kvm/api.txt +++ b/Documentation/virtual/kvm/api.txt @@ -321,7 +321,7 @@ cpu's hardware control block. 4.8 KVM_GET_DIRTY_LOG (vm ioctl) Capability: basic -Architectures: x86 +Architectures: all Type: vm ioctl Parameters: struct kvm_dirty_log (in/out) Returns: 0 on success, -1 on error @@ -3810,7 +3810,7 @@ to I/O ports. 4.117 KVM_CLEAR_DIRTY_LOG (vm ioctl) Capability: KVM_CAP_MANUAL_DIRTY_LOG_PROTECT -Architectures: x86 +Architectures: x86, arm, arm64, mips Type: vm ioctl Parameters: struct kvm_dirty_log (in) Returns: 0 on success, -1 on error @@ -4799,7 +4799,7 @@ and injected exceptions. 7.18 KVM_CAP_MANUAL_DIRTY_LOG_PROTECT -Architectures: all +Architectures: x86, arm, arm64, mips Parameters: args whether feature should be enabled or not With this capability enabled, KVM_GET_DIRTY_LOG will not automatically