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[Xen-devel] RE: pci passthrough filtering in libxl

To: Stefano Stabellini <stefano.stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] RE: pci passthrough filtering in libxl
From: "Kay, Allen M" <allen.m.kay@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2011 08:57:44 -0700
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I have submitted a patch for checking for pciback but I have not seen it 
checked in yet.

-----Original Message-----
From: Stefano Stabellini [mailto:stefano.stabellini@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Thursday, March 31, 2011 8:57 AM
To: Kay, Allen M
Cc: Stefano Stabellini; Gianni Tedesco; Ian Campbell; Ian Jackson; 
xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; Keir Fraser
Subject: Re: pci passthrough filtering in libxl

On Thu, 31 Mar 2011, Kay, Allen M wrote:
> xl tools stack currently do not have pci passthrough filtering logic we have 
> in xm for such things as whether the passthrough device belongs to pciback or 
> pci-stub driver, PCI BAR 4KB page size alignment, ACS support in PCIe 
> switches, etc ...
> Do you have plans to add this logic in libxl for Xen 4.1.1 release?

We don't a plan to do it in the immediate future but we would gladly
accept patches :-)

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