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    SubjectRe: [ANNOUNCE] Native Linux KVM tool
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    On Sun, 2011-04-03 at 12:01 +0300, Alon Levy wrote:
    > On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 08:30:56PM +0300, Pekka Enberg wrote:
    > > Hi all,
    > >
    > > We’re proud to announce the native Linux KVM tool!
    > >
    > > The goal of this tool is to provide a clean, from-scratch, lightweight
    > > KVM host tool implementation that can boot Linux guest images (just a
    > > hobby, won't be big and professional like QEMU) with no BIOS
    > > dependencies and with only the minimal amount of legacy device
    > > emulation.
    > >
    > > Note that this is a development prototype for the time being: there's no
    > > networking support and no graphics support, amongst other missing
    > > essentials.
    >
    > I've looked at how to add spice to this, the qxl device should be relatively
    > easy to add as it's just another pci device and you already support the virtio
    > block pci device. But to add the spice server library there needs to be some
    > simple fd and timer (i.e. select/epoll) event loop, which I see is missing. Are
    > you planning on adding something like that?

    We have kvm__start_timer() in tools/kvm/kvm.c. Can you use that as a
    base for qxl?

    Pekka

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