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Re: [Xen-devel] PATCH: 0/10: Merge paravirt FB & console into qemu-dm

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Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] PATCH: 0/10: Merge paravirt FB & console into qemu-dm
From: "Daniel P. Berrange" <berrange@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2007 16:01:42 +0100
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On Wed, Aug 22, 2007 at 11:26:53PM +0100, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> The following series of 10 patches is a merge of the xenfb and xenconsoled
> functionality into the qemu-dm code. The general approach taken is to have
> qemu-dm provide two machine types - one for xen paravirt, the other for
> fullyvirt. For compatability the later is the default. The goals overall
> are to kill LibVNCServer, remove alot of code duplication and/or parallel
> impls of the same concepts, and increase the functionality for PV. In
> particular this will let paravirt guests take advantage of TLS encryption
> for the VNC server, and let us configure the text console in all the variety
> of ways QEMU supports (PTY, File, TCP, TCP_Telnet,UDP, etc).

Markus has suggested a couple of changes to make on some of the patches in
this series, so don't apply them to xen-unstable yet. I'll post a new set
in a few days time.

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