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    SubjectRe: [KVM PATCH v3 0/2] irqfd
    On Mon, 27 Apr 2009 14:33:24 -0400 Gregory Haskins <> wrote:

    > (Applies to kvm.git 41b76d8d0487c26d6d4d3fe53c1ff59b3236f096)
    > This series implements a mechanism called "irqfd". It lets you create
    > an eventfd based file-desriptor to inject interrupts to a kvm guest. We
    > associate one gsi per fd for fine-grained routing.

    It'd be nice if the KVM weenies amongst us were to be told why one
    would want to inject interrupts into a KVM guest. Monosyllabic words
    would be preferred ;)

    > We do not have a user of this interface in this series, though note
    > future version of virtual-bus (v4 and above) will be based on this.

    So I assume that this patchset will be merged if/when a user of it is

    > The first patch will require mainline buy-in, particularly from Davide
    > (cc'd). The last patch is kvm specific.

    Three EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL()s. Once the shouting has subsided I'd suggest
    that this be merged via the KVM tree.

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