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Re: [Xen-devel] Domain asking for its own destruction

> > hi,
> > 
> > is it possible for a domain != 0 to ask for its own destruction?
> > 
> > Jacob
> Not yet. We'll soon have shared comms rings between each guest and
> domain-0, which can then be used to "proxy" such requests to the
> existing DOM0 control interface. 

Whoops. Actually a domain can request destruction -- that's what the
HYPERVISOR_exit() hypercall is for! It's the preferred way to
terminate a domain because it allows the guest OS to clean up first.

 -- Keir

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