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Re: [Xen-devel] status of PV drivers in Xen 4.0

To: Guillaume Rousse <Guillaume.Rousse@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] status of PV drivers in Xen 4.0
From: Pasi Kärkkäinen <pasik@xxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 13:04:59 +0300
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On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 10:17:01AM +0200, Guillaume Rousse wrote:
> Le 30/03/2010 08:04, Pasi Kärkkäinen a écrit :
> >> Is there any plan to update it to a more recent kernel, as xen 4.0 has
> >> switched to a newer pvops tree ?
> >>
> > 
> > There's ongoing work to get the PV-on-HVM drivers accepted to upstream 
> > kernel.org
> > Linux kernel.
> I saw the patches announced there. Also, I saw the announcement in
> 2.6.33 changelog, but I don't see the exact relationship with the
> 4 drivers present in xen archive:
> http://kernelnewbies.org/Linux_2_6_33#head-be694b031a673ddf43328f04a1cc5c781467bd17

I think that "Support for Xen PV-on-HVM guests" is related to KVM, not to Xen.

-- Pasi

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