On Fri, Jul 31, 2009 at 5:39 PM, Derek
> I am working on a project to modify Xen to precisely control the execution
> times of the individual guest domains, and I need some help. I considered
> modifying the XM python program, but it is not precise or fast enough for my
> I want to be able to pass short, simple message quickly between an
> application-level process and the Xen kernel asynchonously. I found an IPC
> mechanism designed for the method called netlink
), but I am not sure how to
> incorporate it into the Xen kernel. When I attempt to recompile the kernel
> with netlink, I get errors that seem to stem from type issues I am not
> familiar with.
> 2 questions:
> Is it possible to use a mechanism such as netlink with Xen? If so, how?
> Is there other functionality within Xen that could be used with minimal
> modification to do IPC within domain0?
> Any help/advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!