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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/7] KVM: Kernel-based Virtual Machine
    Arnd Bergmann wrote:
    > On Sunday 22 October 2006 20:00, Avi Kivity wrote:
    >> Existing installations?
    >> Dropping 32-bit host support would certainly kill a lot of #ifdefs and
    >> reduce the amount of testing needed. It would also force me to upgrade
    >> my home machine.
    > Ok, but if you radically change the kernel<->user API, doesn't that mean
    > you have to upgrade in the same way?

    No, why? I'd just upgrade the userspace. Am I misunderstanding you?

    > The 32 bit emulation mode in x86_64
    > is actually pretty complete, so it probably boils down to a kernel upgrade
    > for you, without having to touch any of the user space.

    For me personally, I don't mind. I don't know about others.

    Do not meddle in the internals of kernels, for they are subtle and quick to panic.

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