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From: "Jan Beulich" <>
To: "Christoph Hellwig" <>
Cc: <>,
	"Linux Kernel Mailing List" <>
Subject: Re: [IA64] swiotlb abstraction (e.g. for Xen)
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007 07:27:12 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

>>> Christoph Hellwig <> 12.02.07 18:12 >>>
>On Mon, Feb 12, 2007 at 07:30:55AM +0000, Jan Beulich wrote:
>> As the topic says - the goal is to support Xen. But yes, I was afraid someone would
>> claim this make the code look ugly. And no, I currently don't have ideas to address
>> any of your comments without breaking functionality on Xen...
>We don't have Xen merged, and it doesn't look like we're going to get it
>soon.  Also the code is only for dom0 which will take even longer.
>At this point I'm pretty sure the code is cleaner, simpler and easier to
>maintain if you just split out a xendom0swiotlb instead of messing up
>the existing code.

We have such a file, and the purpose of the patch was to get rid of it.


  reply	other threads:[~2007-02-13  7:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <>
2007-02-07  8:32 ` [IA64] swiotlb abstraction (e.g. for Xen) Christoph Hellwig
2007-02-11  7:25   ` Christoph Hellwig
2007-02-12  7:30     ` Jan Beulich
2007-02-12  8:14       ` Arjan van de Ven
2007-02-12  8:56         ` Muli Ben-Yehuda
2007-02-12  8:58         ` Jan Beulich
2007-02-12 17:12       ` Christoph Hellwig
2007-02-13  7:27         ` Jan Beulich [this message]
2007-02-13  7:53           ` Arjan van de Ven

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