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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: Communicating with the domU from dom0 without Networ

To: Ligesh <xen@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Re: Communicating with the domU from dom0 without Network
From: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 08 Aug 2006 19:59:48 +0100
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On Tue, 2006-08-08 at 23:45 +0530, Ligesh wrote:
>  You have to build a network stack over serial port where every packet
>  has a header with the destination port.  You can simulate the entire 
> tcp/ip stack over the serial port, but this is again a non-trivial effort.

SLIP and PPP both do this perfectly well and have done for many years.


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