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[Xen-devel] Re: HW Virtualization Abstraction Layer Work Underway

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Subject: [Xen-devel] Re: HW Virtualization Abstraction Layer Work Underway
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Date: Sun, 05 Jun 2005 13:41:20 +0200
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Wahlig, Elsie wrote:
Tom Woller and I from AMD have been working with Ian, Keir and IBM on
scoping out a plan that will provide a common interface to the user for
both the Intel VT/VMX and the AMD Pacifica/SVM platforms.

Nice to see some coordination underway here.. thanks for the initiative.

>..will be limited to the x86 tree..

Why not have the POWER5 and BPA (nee STI-Cell) folks review it too.
I know the desire is to get something out ASAP for x86, but it would
be nice if Xen HVAL could be easily extended to new platforms.


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