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    SubjectRe: [KVM PATCH] KVM: introduce "xinterface" API for external interaction with guests
    Zan Lynx wrote:
    > Gregory Haskins wrote:
    >> Gregory Haskins wrote:
    >>> Note that if we are going to generalize the interface to support other
    >>> guests as you may have been suggesting above, it should probably stay
    >>> statically linked (and perhaps live in ./lib or something)
    >> More specifically, it can no longer live in kvm.ko. I guess it
    >> technically doesn't have to be statically linked, though (e.g.
    >> xinterface.ko is fine, too).
    > Speaking as someone who knows nothing about this, if this is going to
    > be a module and visible in places like lsmod, could you name it
    > something else?
    > I see "xinterface.ko" and the first thing in my head is "something to
    > do with the X Window System."
    > How about kvm_xinterface or vguest_xinterface?

    Heh, I totally agree. That was just pseudo-naming, anyway. ;)

    If it was going to be generic, I would do something like

    Kind Regards,

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