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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/2] xen pvfb: Para-virtual framebuffer, keyboard and pointer
    Markus Armbruster wrote:
    > Here's the description again:
    >
    > Frontends are expected to write their protocol ABI to xenstore. Since
    > the protocol ABI defaults to the backend's native ABI, things work
    > fine without that as long as the frontend's native ABI is identical to
    > the backend's native ABI. This is not the case for xen-blkfront
    > running 32-on-64, because its ABI differs between 32 and 64 bit, and
    > thus needs this fix.
    >
    > I can break the dependency by putting the same bug that is now in
    > xen-blkfront into xen-fbfront and xen-kbdfront.
    >

    Right, I see. The dependency is on the protocols.h changes.

    J


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