[PATCH] KVM: add VM-exit profiling
Ingo Molnar [Thu, 11 Jan 2007 07:15:38 +0000 (23:15 -0800)]
This adds the profile=kvm boot option, which enables KVM to profile VM
exits.

Use: "readprofile -m ./System.map | sort -n" to see the resulting
output:

   [...]
   18246 serial_out                               148.3415
   18945 native_flush_tlb                         378.9000
   23618 serial_in                                212.7748
   29279 __spin_unlock_irq                        622.9574
   43447 native_apic_write                        2068.9048
   52702 enable_8259A_irq                         742.2817
   54250 vgacon_scroll                             89.3740
   67394 ide_inb                                  6126.7273
   79514 copy_page_range                           98.1654
   84868 do_wp_page                                86.6000
  140266 pit_read                                 783.6089
  151436 ide_outb                                 25239.3333
  152668 native_io_delay                          21809.7143
  174783 mask_and_ack_8259A                       783.7803
  362404 native_set_pte_at                        36240.4000
 1688747 total                                      0.5009

Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Acked-by: Avi Kivity <avi@qumranet.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>

drivers/kvm/svm.c
drivers/kvm/vmx.c
include/linux/profile.h
kernel/profile.c

index ccc06b1..714f6a7 100644 (file)
@@ -17,6 +17,7 @@
 #include <linux/module.h>
 #include <linux/vmalloc.h>
 #include <linux/highmem.h>
+#include <linux/profile.h>
 #include <asm/desc.h>
 
 #include "kvm_svm.h"
@@ -1558,6 +1559,13 @@ again:
 
        reload_tss(vcpu);
 
+       /*
+        * Profile KVM exit RIPs:
+        */
+       if (unlikely(prof_on == KVM_PROFILING))
+               profile_hit(KVM_PROFILING,
+                       (void *)(unsigned long)vcpu->svm->vmcb->save.rip);
+
        stgi();
 
        kvm_reput_irq(vcpu);
index d4701cb..ce219e3 100644 (file)
@@ -21,6 +21,7 @@
 #include <linux/module.h>
 #include <linux/mm.h>
 #include <linux/highmem.h>
+#include <linux/profile.h>
 #include <asm/io.h>
 #include <asm/desc.h>
 
@@ -1859,6 +1860,12 @@ again:
        asm ("mov %0, %%ds; mov %0, %%es" : : "r"(__USER_DS));
 #endif
 
+       /*
+        * Profile KVM exit RIPs:
+        */
+       if (unlikely(prof_on == KVM_PROFILING))
+               profile_hit(KVM_PROFILING, (void *)vmcs_readl(GUEST_RIP));
+
        kvm_run->exit_type = 0;
        if (fail) {
                kvm_run->exit_type = KVM_EXIT_TYPE_FAIL_ENTRY;
index 5670b34..eec48f5 100644 (file)
@@ -15,6 +15,7 @@ extern int prof_on __read_mostly;
 #define CPU_PROFILING  1
 #define SCHED_PROFILING        2
 #define SLEEP_PROFILING        3
+#define KVM_PROFILING  4
 
 struct proc_dir_entry;
 struct pt_regs;
index 11550b2..a6574a1 100644 (file)
@@ -40,7 +40,10 @@ int (*timer_hook)(struct pt_regs *) __read_mostly;
 
 static atomic_t *prof_buffer;
 static unsigned long prof_len, prof_shift;
+
 int prof_on __read_mostly;
+EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(prof_on);
+
 static cpumask_t prof_cpu_mask = CPU_MASK_ALL;
 #ifdef CONFIG_SMP
 static DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct profile_hit *[2], cpu_profile_hits);
@@ -52,6 +55,7 @@ static int __init profile_setup(char * str)
 {
        static char __initdata schedstr[] = "schedule";
        static char __initdata sleepstr[] = "sleep";
+       static char __initdata kvmstr[] = "kvm";
        int par;
 
        if (!strncmp(str, sleepstr, strlen(sleepstr))) {
@@ -72,6 +76,15 @@ static int __init profile_setup(char * str)
                printk(KERN_INFO
                        "kernel schedule profiling enabled (shift: %ld)\n",
                        prof_shift);
+       } else if (!strncmp(str, kvmstr, strlen(kvmstr))) {
+               prof_on = KVM_PROFILING;
+               if (str[strlen(kvmstr)] == ',')
+                       str += strlen(kvmstr) + 1;
+               if (get_option(&str, &par))
+                       prof_shift = par;
+               printk(KERN_INFO
+                       "kernel KVM profiling enabled (shift: %ld)\n",
+                       prof_shift);
        } else if (get_option(&str, &par)) {
                prof_shift = par;
                prof_on = CPU_PROFILING;
@@ -318,6 +331,7 @@ out:
        local_irq_restore(flags);
        put_cpu();
 }
+EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(profile_hits);
 
 static int __devinit profile_cpu_callback(struct notifier_block *info,
                                        unsigned long action, void *__cpu)