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Re: [Libvir] [PATCH] Cut out "type=ioemu" on Xen3.1



Hi, Daniel

 If we want to use PV-driver(VNIF),
We should remove the "type=ioemu".
Please apply Saori's patch.
Of course If you use only HVM w/o PV-driver(VNIF).
"type=ioemu" is required.

Thanks
Atsushi SAKAI


Daniel Veillard <veillard redhat com> wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 01, 2007 at 07:29:25PM +0900, Saori Fukuta wrote:
> > On Fri, 1 Jun 2007 05:47:51 -0400 Daniel Veillard wrote:
> > >   okay, the patch looks fine, but what happens when you leave
> > > (type ioemu) in 3.1 expressions ? Does it fail ? If it doesn't
> > > fail, maybe we can avoid the complexity added by this patch, right ?
> > 
> > It does not fail on 3.1 even if I remove (type ioemu) because it is 
> > not necessary to add specially.
> 
>   okay, then there is enough places where we must tweak the code depending
> on the version of Xend running, this makes the code harder, less maintainable,
> so unless we actually get a problem by still adding this unecessary extra
> data, I think it is better to keep the code simpler. I just added a comment
> to log that information in the code:
> 
>     if (ip != NULL)
>         virBufferVSprintf(buf, "(ip '%s')", ip);
>     /* apparently not needed any more for xen >= 3.1 but harmless */
>     if (hvm)
>         virBufferAdd(buf, "(type ioemu)", 12);
> 
>   thanks,
> 
> Daniel
> 
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