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SubjectRe: [KVM PATCH v10] kvm: add support for irqfd
Gregory Haskins wrote:
> (Applies to kvm.git/queue:fd2e987d)
>
> KVM provides a complete virtual system environment for guests, including
> support for injecting interrupts modeled after the real exception/interrupt
> facilities present on the native platform (such as the IDT on x86).
> Virtual interrupts can come from a variety of sources (emulated devices,
> pass-through devices, etc) but all must be injected to the guest via
> the KVM infrastructure. This patch adds a new mechanism to inject a specific
> interrupt to a guest using a decoupled eventfd mechnanism: Any legal signal
> on the irqfd (using eventfd semantics from either userspace or kernel) will
> translate into an injected interrupt in the guest at the next available
> interrupt window.
>

Applied, thanks.

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