KVM: x86: document KVM_REQ_PENDING_TIMER usage
Marcelo Tosatti [Tue, 23 Mar 2010 17:15:53 +0000 (14:15 -0300)]
Document that KVM_REQ_PENDING_TIMER is implicitly used during guest
entry.

Signed-off-by: Marcelo Tosatti <mtosatti@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Avi Kivity <avi@redhat.com>

arch/x86/kvm/timer.c

index eea4043..4ddadb1 100644 (file)
@@ -12,7 +12,8 @@ static int __kvm_timer_fn(struct kvm_vcpu *vcpu, struct kvm_timer *ktimer)
        /*
         * There is a race window between reading and incrementing, but we do
         * not care about potentially loosing timer events in the !reinject
-        * case anyway.
+        * case anyway. Note: KVM_REQ_PENDING_TIMER is implicitly checked
+        * in vcpu_enter_guest.
         */
        if (ktimer->reinject || !atomic_read(&ktimer->pending)) {
                atomic_inc(&ktimer->pending);