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SubjectRe: Use CPUID to communicate with the hypervisor.
Gleb Natapov wrote:
> Can this interface be used to pass variable sized data from a hypervisor
> to a gust? ACPI or DMI tables for instance.

In theory it can, but it would be a bad idea. cpuid is best used to
communicate cpu features; ACPI and DMI are (mostly) system features.

I have a truly marvellous patch that fixes the bug which this
signature is too narrow to contain.

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