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    SubjectRe: [GIT PULL] Native Linux KVM tool for 3.1
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    On 25.07.2011, at 15:09, Pekka Enberg wrote:

    > Hi Alexander,
    >
    > On Mon, 2011-07-25 at 14:51 +0200, Alexander Graf wrote:
    >> And if you need to share code with perf, then that just proves the
    >> point that perf doesn't belong inside the kernel tree either.
    >
    > You seem to want to prove something here but our reasoning is based on
    > experience and practicalities - not some theoretical idea what should
    > and what shouldn't be in the Linux kernel tree. I really don't think
    > that perf would have turned out to be as useful as it is if it was
    > developed out-of-the-tree.

    IIUC that was mainly because the interface is very very closely coupled with kernel code.

    > That's also why we think tools/kvm is such a good idea.

    I like pears, so I like apples too?


    Alex



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