PCI Passthrough in KVM Mar 11th 2021 Words: 287

Check IOMMU status using virt-host-validate:

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QEMU: Checking for hardware virtualization                                 : PASS
QEMU: Checking if device /dev/kvm exists : PASS
QEMU: Checking if device /dev/kvm is accessible : PASS
QEMU: Checking if device /dev/vhost-net exists : PASS
QEMU: Checking if device /dev/net/tun exists : PASS
QEMU: Checking for cgroup 'cpu' controller support : PASS
QEMU: Checking for cgroup 'cpuacct' controller support : PASS
QEMU: Checking for cgroup 'cpuset' controller support : PASS
QEMU: Checking for cgroup 'memory' controller support : PASS
QEMU: Checking for cgroup 'devices' controller support : PASS
QEMU: Checking for cgroup 'blkio' controller support : PASS
QEMU: Checking for device assignment IOMMU support : PASS
QEMU: Checking if IOMMU is enabled by kernel : WARN (IOMMU appears to be disabled in kernel. Add intel_iommu=on to kernel cmdline arguments)
QEMU: Checking for secure guest support : WARN (Unknown if this platform has Secure Guest support)
LXC: Checking for Linux >= 2.6.26 : PASS
LXC: Checking for namespace ipc : PASS
LXC: Checking for namespace mnt : PASS
LXC: Checking for namespace pid : PASS
LXC: Checking for namespace uts : PASS
LXC: Checking for namespace net : PASS
LXC: Checking for namespace user : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'cpu' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'cpuacct' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'cpuset' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'memory' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'devices' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'freezer' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking for cgroup 'blkio' controller support : PASS
LXC: Checking if device /sys/fs/fuse/connections exists : PASS

Edit /etc/default/grub:

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GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="intel_iommu=on" # for AMD add amd_iommu=on

Update grub

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sudo update-grub

Done.