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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] take a bite out of xen-mkbuildtree-pre

To: Aron Griffis <aron@xxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] take a bite out of xen-mkbuildtree-pre
From: Alex Williamson <alex.williamson@xxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 24 May 2006 23:20:48 -0600
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On Wed, 2006-05-24 at 21:37 -0400, Aron Griffis wrote:
> This version is slightly better.  It keeps some pollution out of
> .config if CONFIG_XEN=n.  Otherwise it's just a repost of the previous
> patch...
> This patch takes a bite out of xen-mkbuildtree-pre, which needs to
> disappear eventually for inclusion of xen-ia64 in Fedora.  Probably
> these config settings will disappear when the ia64 p2m/vp conversion
> is complete, but for the moment it's a clean way of handling the two
> personalities of xen-ia64.
> This is sent to xen-devel because it's primarily common code that's
> changing.

   This is definitely something we need to clean up.  A couple issues
with the patch though; it doesn't apply cleanly on current xen-unstable
and it drops evtchn_ia64 vs evtchn.  The latter is gone from the
xen-ia64-unstable tree, but still exists in xen-unstable.  Otherwise, I
like it.  Thanks,


Alex Williamson                             HP Linux & Open Source Lab

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