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authorAlexander Bulekov <alxndr@bu.edu>2020-02-19 23:11:09 -0500
committerStefan Hajnoczi <stefanha@redhat.com>2020-02-22 08:26:48 +0000
commita028edeaa6f1c154f06e16440e46b0f876a64077 (patch)
treea64b2689a21fa970254ddc3373e9dbd58dcb525c
parent5f6fd09a9729d31225b6eaec5df05d19a5bdfda4 (diff)
downloadqemu-arm-a028edeaa6f1c154f06e16440e46b0f876a64077.tar.gz
exec: keep ram block across fork when using qtest
Ram blocks were marked MADV_DONTFORK breaking fuzzing-tests which execute each test-input in a forked process. Signed-off-by: Alexander Bulekov <alxndr@bu.edu> Reviewed-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <stefanha@redhat.com> Reviewed-by: Darren Kenny <darren.kenny@oracle.com> Message-id: 20200220041118.23264-14-alxndr@bu.edu Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <stefanha@redhat.com>
-rw-r--r--exec.c12
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/exec.c b/exec.c
index 8e9cc3b47c..c930040f83 100644
--- a/exec.c
+++ b/exec.c
@@ -35,6 +35,7 @@
#include "sysemu/kvm.h"
#include "sysemu/sysemu.h"
#include "sysemu/tcg.h"
+#include "sysemu/qtest.h"
#include "qemu/timer.h"
#include "qemu/config-file.h"
#include "qemu/error-report.h"
@@ -2305,8 +2306,15 @@ static void ram_block_add(RAMBlock *new_block, Error **errp, bool shared)
if (new_block->host) {
qemu_ram_setup_dump(new_block->host, new_block->max_length);
qemu_madvise(new_block->host, new_block->max_length, QEMU_MADV_HUGEPAGE);
- /* MADV_DONTFORK is also needed by KVM in absence of synchronous MMU */
- qemu_madvise(new_block->host, new_block->max_length, QEMU_MADV_DONTFORK);
+ /*
+ * MADV_DONTFORK is also needed by KVM in absence of synchronous MMU
+ * Configure it unless the machine is a qtest server, in which case
+ * KVM is not used and it may be forked (eg for fuzzing purposes).
+ */
+ if (!qtest_enabled()) {
+ qemu_madvise(new_block->host, new_block->max_length,
+ QEMU_MADV_DONTFORK);
+ }
ram_block_notify_add(new_block->host, new_block->max_length);
}
}