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    SubjectRe: [RFC] Unify KVM kernel-space and user-space code into a single project
    On 03/21/2010 10:18 PM, Antoine Martin wrote:
    >> That includes the guest kernel. If you can deploy a new kernel in
    >> the guest, presumably you can deploy a userspace package.
    >
    > That's not always true.
    > The host admin can control the guest kernel via "kvm -kernel" easily
    > enough, but he may or may not have access to the disk that is used in
    > the guest. (think encrypted disks, service agreements, etc)

    There is a matching -initrd argument that you can use to launch a
    daemon. I believe that -kernel use will be rare, though. It's a lot
    easier to keep everything in one filesystem.

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



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