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Re: [Xen-devel] new to Xen Development

To: James Bond <jamesbond.2k.g@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] new to Xen Development
From: George Dunlap <George.Dunlap@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2010 11:17:26 +0100
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There is a book, "The Definitive Guide to the Xen Hypervisor" by David

As I'm sure you've experienced with Linux, books are obsolete by the
time they hit the presses; but it should at least introduce you to the

One warning: I believe the book has an "example scheduler".  However:
* As written in the book, it doesn't work (several people have come to
the list for help debugging it)
* Scheduling is a terrible place to dive in.  If it's broken your
machine will often simply not boot; opportunties for nasty race
conditions and deadlock abound.

Or, let us know what you think you might want to try to do, and we can
point you to the appropriate part of the code tree. :-)


On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 6:58 PM, James Bond <jamesbond.2k.g@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> I am new to Xen Development.I have developed device drivers in past and also
> Kernel Modules what should I be reading to be able to do Xen development.
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