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    SubjectRe: [kvm-devel] [RFC] Stable kvm userspace interface
    Arnd Bergmann wrote:
    > On Tuesday 09 January 2007 14:47, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    >> Can we please avoid adding a ton of new ioctls? ioctls inevitably
    >> require 64-bit compat code for certain architectures, whereas
    >> sysfs/procfs does not.
    >
    > For performance reasons, an ascii string based interface is not
    > desireable here, some of these calls should be optimized to
    > the point of counting cycles.

    sysfs does not require ASCII...

    Jeff



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