Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 2 of 4] Linux pvops: early PV on HVM
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen
Date: Thu Mar 04 2010 - 08:15:37 EST
On Thu, Mar 04, 2010 at 11:44:04AM +0000, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> On Thu, 4 Mar 2010, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 02, 2010 at 06:30:18PM +0000, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > > this patch is derived from an earler version of the patch named "Xen PV
> > > extension of HVM initialization" in Shen's patch series.
> > > This patch:
> > >
> > > - initializes basic pv on hvm features in xen_guest_init;
> > >
> > Are you planning to make pv-on-hvm disk/net frontends also
> > work for HVM guests running 2.6.3x pvops kernels?
> Yes, that what I meant.
> Even though many things are still missing in the patch series, this
> feature works already in last version I sent.
Oh, nice. pv-on-hvm support has been missing for a long time
from upstream kernel.org kernels.
Redhat guys will be interested of this aswell..
they're planning to have Xen pv-on-hvm drivers for rhel6.
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