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Re: [XenPPC] [PATCH] make virtual console driver use /dev/xvc

To: Amos Waterland <apw@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [XenPPC] [PATCH] make virtual console driver use /dev/xvc
From: Muli Ben-Yehuda <muli@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 3 Aug 2006 20:38:52 +0300
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On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 12:44:08PM -0400, Amos Waterland wrote:

> I posted for comment on xen-devel the virtual console retry patch, which
> was posted here with the subject "Booting xen_maple_defconfig kernel on
> bare hardware", reiterating Hollis' objection that Xen really should
> stop hijacking a major already reserved for a real serial driver.  Keir
> seemed open to changing the driver to support its own major number, so
> I'm posting this here for comment before I post it to xen-devel.   It is
> the minimally invasive approach I can find, and works well on my
> JS21.

Looks good to me.


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