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Re: [Xen-devel] Implementation choices, XEN or KVM?

To: Liu John <bradevuu@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Implementation choices, XEN or KVM?
From: Andrew Cooper <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2011 08:50:13 +0100
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On 24/06/11 21:56, Liu John wrote:
Hello all,

I will do research experiment using hypervisor. But I have not decided the platform; both XEN and KVM work for me(my work is about MMU, specifically shadow page tables). Though I prefer XEN, it seems XEN development and debugging are not easy. For example, every time you add some code in hypervisor, you have to restart computer.

I appreciate your suggestion.

Liu, John

I am curious to know under what circumstances you think it is, or should be possible to make hypervisor code changes without rebooting?
Andrew Cooper - Dom0 Kernel Engineer, Citrix XenServer
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