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Re: [Xen-devel] Linux unmodified drivers upstream

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Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Linux unmodified drivers upstream
From: Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 08 Sep 2008 08:18:42 +0100
Cc: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@xxxxxxxx>
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On 8/9/08 04:09, "Todd Deshane" <deshantm@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I was just wondering if the unmodified drivers are in upstream Linux
> or if there are any plans for that?
> If they do exist upstream, where should I look to build them?

Jeremy intended to make the frontend drivers in upstream Linux bimodal -- so
they could be used whether running as a PV guest or an HVM guest. I don't
know whether he got round to implementing it yet though.

 -- Keir

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