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From: Maran Wilson <maran.wilson@oracle.com>
To: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@suse.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, 1 Mar 2018 09:19:46 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <d803e176-1d6b-4426-f6bd-abfa4a746983@oracle.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <5A97AEC70200007800128C14@prv-mh.provo.novell.com>

On 2/28/2018 11:41 PM, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>>>> 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).

Yes, I plan to send that out against the Xen tree shortly.

Thanks,
-Maran

> Jan
>

  reply	other threads:[~2018-03-01 17:19 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
2018-03-01 17:19       ` Maran Wilson [this message]
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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