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Re: Re: [Xen-devel] Balloon driver for Linux/HVM

To: Daniel Kiper <dkiper@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Re: [Xen-devel] Balloon driver for Linux/HVM
From: Daniel Kiper <dkiper@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2010 11:14:34 +0100
Cc: Dan Magenheimer <dan.magenheimer@xxxxxxxxxx>, Xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Chu Rui <ruichu@xxxxxxxxx>, jeremy@xxxxxxxx
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Jeremy, could you comment my e-mail below ???

On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 10:51:46AM +0100, Daniel Kiper wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 12:32:35PM -0800, Dan Magenheimer wrote:
> > What is the difference between 2.6.36 balloon driver and Jeremy's
> > xen/balloon tree head?  I think ideally the kernel version for
> > development should be the latest (2.6.36).
> I know that the best practice is to base new work on the
> latest stable kernel version, however I am not sure that it is
> the case there. xen/balloon head contains most of neweset fixes
> and improvments which are not merged into current stable till
> now. That is why I think we should start from this and later
> merge it with current stable. However, maybe Jeremy may have
> better view of which version would be better for the start
> of development.

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