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Re: [PATCH] pcictl: simplify its usage

On Wed, 03 Jun 2009 23:28:22 +0200
Christoph Egger <> wrote:

> The main motivation for this work is to have an easy way
> for xen to get the pci-passthrough feature for Xen 3.3 and newer.

I've always found the pcictl(8) command interface a little strange and
have no objection to its enhencement.

As for Xen using it, is pcictl(8) the ideal interface?  I've noticed
drvctl(8)/drvctl(4) as well lately and heard that HAL uses it, that
might also be alternatives worth checking out...

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