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Re: [PATCH 2/2] libxl: switch NetBSD image file handling to Qemu
On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 02:20:51PM +0100, Roger Pau Monne wrote:
> This forces libxl to use Qemu when a raw image file is used as a disk
> backend. NetBSD currently only supports qemu-traditional, so
> device_model_version="qemu-xen-traditional" has to be added to the
> config file when using image files.
Why ? This impose a trip to userland, which is expensive.
xenbackendd should still call the backend script, right ?
Why not let it do its job and map the file to a vnd(4) ?
I don't support this change.
Manuel Bouyer <bouyer%antioche.eu.org@localhost>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference
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