[lkml]   [2006]   [Mar]   [22]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [Xen-devel] [RFC PATCH 14/35] subarch modify CPU capabilities
* Keir Fraser ( wrote:
> On 22 Mar 2006, at 08:35, Zachary Amsden wrote:
> >That's pretty heinous. Suppose Xen decides to start supporting any of
> >these features. Now, you need to change all of the Xen modified
> >kernels to remove pieces of this.
> Well, old kernels would still work and most of those features aren't
> all that useful in a virtualised environment anyway. But, point taken,
> adding a hypervisor trap for CPUID and making use of it would clean up
> that code.

Agreed, added to todo.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2006-03-22 20:31    [W:0.059 / U:1.556 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site