Port-xen archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 1/2] libxc: add suport for NetBSD gntdev

On Tue, 2013-02-05 at 10:19 +0000, Roger Pau Monne wrote:
> On 05/02/13 11:08, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > On Wed, 2012-11-28 at 13:20 +0000, Roger Pau Monne wrote:
> >> Add OS specific handlers for NetBSD gntdev. The main difference is
> >> that NetBSD passes the VA where the grant should be set inside the
> >> IOCTL_GNTDEV_MAP_GRANT_REF ioctl, instead of using mmap (this is due
> >> to OS constraints).
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Roger Pau Monné <roger.pau%citrix.com@localhost>
> > 
> > Did the kernel side of this go into NetBSD in the end?
> No, the kernel side only worked with PV guests, it failed to map grant
> refs from HVM guests. Solving this requires quite a lot of changes in
> the code, which right now I don't have time to perform, so hold on the
> libxc/libxl changes for now.

Ack, thanks!


Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index