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From: "Jan Beulich" <jbeulich@suse.com>
To: <maran.wilson@oracle.com>,"Juergen Gross" <jgross@suse.com>
Cc: <thomas.lendacky@amd.com>,<andrew.cooper3@citrix.com>,
	<roger.pau@citrix.com>, <davem@davemloft.net>,
	<hch@infradead.org>, <rdunlap@infradead.org>, <luto@kernel.org>,
	<mchehab@kernel.org>, <x86@kernel.org>,
	<linus.walleij@linaro.org>, <tglx@linutronix.de>,
	<dave.hansen@linux.intel.com>, <kirill.shutemov@linux.intel.com>,
	<gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>, <xen-devel@lists.xenproject.org>,
	<boris.ostrovsky@oracle.com>, <jpoimboe@redhat.com>,
	<mingo@redhat.com>, <pbonzini@redhat.com>, <rkrcmar@redhat.com>,
	<bp@suse.de>, <kvm@vger.kernel.org>,
	<linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>, <hpa@zytor.com>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH v4 6/7] xen/pvh: Add memory map pointer to hvm_start_info struct
Date: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:41:59 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <5A97AEC70200007800128C14@prv-mh.provo.novell.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <81b64427-4d4e-8758-436a-f2b98e3e6829@suse.com>

>>>> Juergen Gross <jgross@suse.com> 03/01/18 8:29 AM >>>
>On 28/02/18 19:28, Maran Wilson wrote:
>> The start info structure that is defined as part of the x86/HVM direct boot
>> ABI and used for starting Xen PVH guests would be more versatile if it also
>> included a way to pass information about the memory map to the guest. This
>> would allow KVM guests to share the same entry point.
>> 
>> Signed-off-by: Maran Wilson <maran.wilson@oracle.com>
>
>I'm fine with this, but we need this change being accepted by the Xen
>community first. So an Ack from Jan or Andrew is required as the same
>change should be done on Xen side.

And for an ack to be given I continue to demand that a patch be sent against
the Xen tree. That said, the change looks fine to me now (as indicated before).

Jan

  reply	other threads:[~2018-03-01  7:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 42+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-02-28 18:27 [RFC PATCH v4 0/7] KVM: x86: Allow Qemu/KVM to use PVH entry point Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 18:27 ` [RFC PATCH v4 1/7] xen/pvh: Split CONFIG_XEN_PVH into CONFIG_PVH and CONFIG_XEN_PVH Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 21:07   ` [Xen-devel] " Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2018-03-01  5:43     ` Juergen Gross
2018-03-01  7:19   ` Juergen Gross
2018-03-01 15:02   ` Boris Ostrovsky
2018-03-01 15:17     ` Paolo Bonzini
2018-03-01 17:24       ` Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 18:27 ` [RFC PATCH v4 2/7] xen/pvh: Move PVH entry code out of Xen specific tree Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 21:08   ` [Xen-devel] " Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2018-02-28 21:35     ` Paolo Bonzini
2018-03-01  6:11       ` Juergen Gross
2018-03-01  8:46         ` Paolo Bonzini
2018-03-01 16:15           ` Boris Ostrovsky
2018-03-01 17:22       ` Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 18:27 ` [RFC PATCH v4 3/7] xen/pvh: Create a new file for Xen specific PVH code Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 21:09   ` [Xen-devel] " Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2018-02-28 18:28 ` [RFC PATCH v4 4/7] xen/pvh: Move Xen specific PVH VM initialization out of common code Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 21:10   ` [Xen-devel] " Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2018-03-01  7:20   ` Juergen Gross
2018-03-01 16:05   ` Boris Ostrovsky
2018-03-01 17:43     ` Maran Wilson
2018-02-28 18:28 ` [RFC PATCH v4 5/7] xen/pvh: Move Xen code for getting mem map via hcall out of common file Maran Wilson
2018-03-01  7:21   ` Juergen Gross
2018-02-28 18:28 ` [RFC PATCH v4 6/7] xen/pvh: Add memory map pointer to hvm_start_info struct Maran Wilson
2018-03-01  7:29   ` Juergen Gross
2018-03-01  7:41     ` Jan Beulich [this message]
2018-03-01 17:19       ` Maran Wilson
2018-03-01 15:23   ` [Xen-devel] " Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
2018-02-28 18:28 ` [RFC PATCH v4 7/7] KVM: x86: Allow Qemu/KVM to use PVH entry point Maran Wilson
2018-03-01  7:31   ` Juergen Gross
2018-02-28 21:39 ` [RFC PATCH v4 0/7] " Paolo Bonzini
2018-03-20 19:16 ` [PATCH v5 " Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:18   ` [PATCH v5 1/7] xen/pvh: Split CONFIG_XEN_PVH into CONFIG_PVH and CONFIG_XEN_PVH Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:23     ` Randy Dunlap
2018-03-20 20:55       ` Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:18   ` [PATCH v5 2/7] xen/pvh: Move PVH entry code out of Xen specific tree Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:19   ` [PATCH v5 3/7] xen/pvh: Create a new file for Xen specific PVH code Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:19   ` [PATCH v5 4/7] xen/pvh: Move Xen specific PVH VM initialization out of common file Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:19   ` [PATCH v5 5/7] xen/pvh: Move Xen code for getting mem map via hcall " Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:20   ` [PATCH v5 6/7] xen/pvh: Add memory map pointer to hvm_start_info struct Maran Wilson
2018-03-20 19:21   ` [PATCH v5 7/7] KVM: x86: Allow Qemu/KVM to use PVH entry point Maran Wilson

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