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[Xen-devel] Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 0/7] merge some xen bits into qemu

To: Gerd Hoffmann <kraxel@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 0/7] merge some xen bits into qemu
From: Samuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2008 11:15:30 +0100
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Gerd Hoffmann, le Tue 05 Aug 2008 11:58:55 +0200, a écrit :
> Anthony Liguori wrote:
> > However, I'd like to see agreement within the Xen community that this
> >  is the right approach first.  In particular, I would like to see 
> > these patches either merged with upstream Xen or for upstream Xen to 
> > plan to rebase against QEMU to pick them up and use them for PV 
> > support.
> Ian Jackson has a qemu git tree at
>   http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~ijackson/qemu-xen.git
> As far I know it is rebased now and then and the long-term plan is to
> get the delta to upstream qemu at least smaller.  Dunno whenever it ever
> will be zero due to stuff like mapcache.

There are two branches there: the xen branch is stuff that Ian indeed
doesn't intend to push.  The qemu branch is stuff that he wishes to


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