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Re: [Xen-devel] A migration framework for external devices

To: Muli Ben-Yehuda <mulix@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] A migration framework for external devices
From: Stefan Berger <stefanb@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 8 Feb 2006 16:30:41 -0500
Cc: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Cihula, Joseph" <joseph.cihula@xxxxxxxxx>, Ronald Perez <ronpz@xxxxxxxxxx>, "Scarlata, Vincent R" <vincent.r.scarlata@xxxxxxxxx>
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Muli Ben-Yehuda <mulix@xxxxxxxxx> wrote on 02/08/2006 04:28:17 PM:

> On Wed, Feb 08, 2006 at 03:16:37PM -0500, Stefan Berger wrote:
> >  To be a bit clearer on the idea of the framework: It would consist of a
> > deamon running on the target machine whose different plug-ins know how to
> > handle the migration of different pieces of state information and know how
> > to de-serialize them (which mere 'scp' would not do).
> So an underlying assumption would be that the local and remove real or
> virtual devices support serialize/deserialize of state, correct?

Yes, that's correct.

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