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Re: [Pkg-xen-devel] [Xen-devel] xen-linux-system-2.6.32-5-xen-amd64: Len

To: Mike Viau <viaum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Pkg-xen-devel] [Xen-devel] xen-linux-system-2.6.32-5-xen-amd64: Lenovo R61, kernel boots on baremetel, no boot with xen4 hypervisor‏
From: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2010 11:43:17 -0400
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On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 10:07:43AM -0400, Mike Viau wrote:
> That's fantastic because it all just works!

> Attached is my xm dmesg, dmesg, and xm info output.
> I replaced the packages that were already installed with Ian Campbell 
> (2.6.32-21+xen0), and the system just booted as expected with the additional 
> Xen functionality.

.. snip..
> So that being said, what are the chances for inclusion of this added KMS 
> stuff in the official Debian xen kernel packages?

Bastian raised an important part some of patches are hacks. And sure enough
they are :-)

I would love any ideas on how to turn them in upstream material?

> I can vouch on the fact that Ian Campbell's packages worked right away with 
> no additional hacks.
> I can/will test further naturally...
> I think Bastian Blank, is the right person to be informing so I have CC'ed 
> him as well.
> Thread at Xen-Devel starts at: 
> http://lists.xensource.com/archives/html/xen-devel/2010-08/msg01809.html
> Big thanks too!

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