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[Xen-devel] RE: xen-4.0-testing ioemu-dir build fails with kvm.c(?!) err

To: Ian Jackson <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] RE: xen-4.0-testing ioemu-dir build fails with kvm.c(?!) errors
From: Dan Magenheimer <dan.magenheimer@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2010 11:15:49 -0700 (PDT)
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> From: Ian Jackson [mailto:Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Subject: Re: xen-4.0-testing ioemu-dir build fails with kvm.c(?!)
> errors
> Dan Magenheimer writes ("xen-4.0-testing ioemu-dir build fails with
> kvm.c(?!) errors"):
> > I am trying to do a fresh build (make world) of xen-4.0-testing
> > c/s 21334  and getting build errors in tools/ioemu-dir trying to
> > build kvm.c.  See attached make.out.
> I think the bug is that the Xen build system is failing to disable KVM
> support in ioemu.  There is no point in that support and it will only
> cause trouble.
> If you look at "xen-setup" in the qemu tree you'll probably find that
> you can just add --disable-xen to the configure line.  If that works
> please send us a patch :-).

Well that didn't seem to work for me... hacking the
i386-dm Makefile (to disable the compiles of kvm*.c) did
work, though I expect that hackery wouldn't make for
an acceptable patch.

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