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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xen/arm: Don't start a QEMU for backend

On Wed, 8 May 2013, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Stefano Stabellini writes ("Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xen/arm: Don't start a 
> QEMU for backend"):
> > It does apply to ARM, but we haven't had the time to enable the QEMU
> > build and make sure it works for this release.
> So the error message you get from the unmodified script is in fact
> correct ? :-)
> Does xl on ARM try to use qdisk backends ?

Yes, we don't have any "protections" in xl from trying to setup qdisk or
using QEMU.
The user needs to be aware that blkback is the only block backend
working right now.
Given that setting up Xen on ARM is non-trivial right now, I think is a
reasonable assumption if we document it properly on the wiki.

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