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[Xen-devel] Re: recent changes to xen/public/hvm/hvm_op.h

To: Stefano Stabellini <Stefano.Stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] Re: recent changes to xen/public/hvm/hvm_op.h
From: Tim Deegan <Tim.Deegan@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2010 11:39:52 +0100
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At 10:52 +0100 on 31 Aug (1283251971), Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> On Tue, 31 Aug 2010, Jan Beulich wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > changesets 21674, 21772, and 21773 all insert definitions into a block
> > restricting the use to Xen and its tools, while I believe these operations
> > are all supposed to be used directly by guests.
> > 
> > Am I missing something?
> > 
> I think we made a mistake: I am sure HVMOP_pagetable_dying is executed
> directly by guests and probably HVMOP_get_time too.

Yes, this is a porting error; all three of those are intended to be used
by guests. 



Tim Deegan <Tim.Deegan@xxxxxxxxxx>
Principal Software Engineer, XenServer Engineering
Citrix Systems UK Ltd.  (Company #02937203, SL9 0BG)

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