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Re: [Xen-devel] good progress on pci vga passthrough in xen-3.4-rc1

To: Tim Moore <timothy.moore@xxxxxxxxxxx>, Stefano Stabellini <Stefano.Stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] good progress on pci vga passthrough in xen-3.4-rc1
From: Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2009 10:26:15 +0100
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On 15/04/2009 10:20, "Tim Moore" <timothy.moore@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Thanks for your reply. This is the first time that I have been provided with
> some pointers where to look.. like I said in previous emails, I can work on
> this but I didn't write Xen or any of these workarounds!
> I also posted the [attached] question about XCI - no one answers :(

Are there more than three main gfx vendors? ;-)

The passthru has been got working on at least one example of each of ATI,
nVidia and Intel integrated gfx. That doesn't necessarily mean it will work
for your chip, with your BIOS. Getting it working can on some systems be
quite a pain in the arse, even if a developer has local access to the

 -- Keir

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