ACRN Project Technical Community Meeting Minutes - 12/18/2019

Wang, Hongbo

ACRN Project TCM – 18Th Dec 2019
Meeting Achieves:
  1. ACRN project update 
        The online meeting will switch back to Zoom.
  1. “Process-Context Identifier Virtualization support in ACRN” by WU, Binbin
Download foil from ACRN Presentation->ACRN_TCM->WW51’19
Short description: In this talk, we introduced TLB invalidation, paging structure caches, kernel page table isolation, Linux KPTI implementation, lazy TLB mode, address mapping types when EPT in use, how to enable PCID virtualization in order to support Linux KPTI and improve the system performance
  1. All: Community open discussion.
  1. Next meeting agenda proposal:
WW Topic Presenter Status
WW02 TPM2.0 virtualization in ACRN DENG, Wei 1/9
WW03 Polling mode Virtio and its advantage for RT VM DENG, Jie 1/16
WW04 Buffer sharing from UOS to SOS, HyperDMA usage LIU, Xinyun 1/23
WW05 USB HUB Virtualization WU, Xiaoguang 1/30
WW07 ACRN Device Model QoS Design LIU, Long 2/13
WW08 ACRN Debug Tips CHEN, Jason 2/20
WW09 GVT-g debug trace tool GONG, Zhi Peng 2/27
WW10 Kata Container Architecture: First Steps with ACRN Dhanraj, Vijay  3/6
WW11 One ACRN hypervisor to support multi-platform WU, Xiangyang 3/13
WW12 Power button key mediator design in ACRN LIU, Yuan 3/20
WW13 Local APIC Virtualization Enhancement for Intel KBL platform LI, Fei 3/27
WW14 Safety VM Support YIN, FengWei 4/3
WW15 How to customize GPIO in ACRN LIU, Yuan 4/10
WW16 ACRN Cache QoS support based on CAT TAO, Yuhong 4/17
WW17 ACRN Real-Time measurement Methodology LI, Wilson 4/24
WW19 I2C Virtualization CHEN, Conghui 5/8
WW20 SGX Virtualization in ACRN WU, Binbin 5/15
WW21 Logger Improvement on acrn-dm CAO, Minggui 5/22
WW22 AcrnGT Virtual Display Deep Dive HE, Min 5/29
WW23 Local APIC Emulation and Pass-through Grandhi, Sainath 6/5
ACRN Functional Safety: Understanding and Mitigating Inter-VM Interference MAO, Junjie 6/19
WW26 Enable VwWorks as RTVM on ACRN FU, Kaige 6/26
WW27 ACRN 2.0 New Architecture Sharing - 1/2 REN, Jack 7/3
WW28 ACRN 2.0 New Architecture Sharing- 2/2 REN, Jack 7/10
WW29 How to enable open vSwitch on ACRN LIU, Yuan 7/17
WW30 ACRN Configuration Design Tool SUN, Victor 7/24
WW31 Design of GOP Driver for GVT-g HE, Min 7/31
WW32 Restricting Dynamic Resources from functional safety perspective MAO, Junjie 8/7
WW33 Android Virtual Secure Boot and key enrollment QI, Yadong/Zhao Shirley 8/14
WW34 Split ACRN’s Device Model CHEN, Jason CJ 8/21
WW35 ACRN Continuous Integration System Introduction ZHANG, Wenling 8/28
WW36 BKC for ACRN RT and vmexit analysis YAN, Like 9/4
WW37 ACRN Windows As A Guest (WaaG) Overview WANG, Yu1 9/11
WW38 ACRN Fuzzing Test HUANG, Yonghua 9/18
WW39 Implementation of GOP driver with AcrnGT LIU, Xinyun 9/25
WW41 Banish the Dead: Identifying and Removing Dead Code for Functional Safety MAO, Junjie 10/9
WW42 ACRN Memory Bandwidth Allocation (MBA) Dhanraj, Vijay 10/16
WW43 Enable OVMF for Service VM Wang, Qian 10/23
WW44 Windows As A Guest and HLK Introduction SHEN, Fangfang 10/29
WW45 Performance Monitoring Unit Introduction WU, Binbin 11/6
WW46 ACRN Schedule Framework Introduction LIU, Shuo 11/13
WW47 How to Enable ACRN on New Hardware Board SUN, Victor/Zheng, Shuang 11/20
WW48 Enable Ubuntu/Debian OS Distros on ACRN LIU, Fuzhong 11/27
WW49 ACRN Coding Guideline Deviation SHI, Huihuang 12/4
WW50 How to use configuration tool to deploy ACRN on new platform ZHENG, Shuang 12/11
WW51 Process-Context Identifier Virtualization support in ACRN WU, Binbin 12/18
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  1. Recommended Hardware platform (reference):
  1. Apollo Lake (SoC) UP2 (with serial port): AAEON UPS-APLC2-A10-0232 
  2. Apollo Lake (SoC) NUC (without serial port): NUC6CAYHL (at least 8G memory)
  3. Kabylake (Core) NUC (with serial port): NUC7i5DNHE
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