Activates virtual machine extensions (VMX) operation in the processor.
- [in] VmsSupportPhysicalAddress
A pointer to a 64-bit physical address that points to a virtual-machine control structure (VMCS).
The operation succeeded.
The operation failed with extended status available in the VM-instruction error field of the current VMCS.
The operation failed without status available.
The __vmx_on function corresponds to the VMXON machine instruction. This function supports the interaction of a host's virtual machine monitor with a guest operating system and its applications. For more information, search for the document, "Intel Virtualization Technical Specification for the IA-32 Intel Architecture," document number C97063-002, at the Intel Corporation site.
Header file <intrin.h>