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Re: [Xen-devel] Xen 4.3 development update

Il 10/05/2013 13:24, Anthony PERARD ha scritto:
On 10/05/13 12:08, Anthony PERARD wrote:
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 12:00 PM, George Dunlap
<George.Dunlap@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 11:26 AM, George Dunlap
<George.Dunlap@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
* qxl not actually working
   > qxl apparently not enabled during compile by default
   > Appear to be some other bugs even when it is working:
   >   http://lists.xen.org/archives/html/xen-devel/2012-11/msg00713.html
   owner: ? (Anthony was going to take a look)
   We need to either fix both of these problems or disable qxl for 4.3
Anthony, you were going to take a look at this; did you make any progress?
Yes, I'm still trying to figure out how to enable qxl in the VM.
And now, I can search why QEMU crash when starting Xorg with qxl.

Hi, thanks for your help.
I'm trying to have qxl full working on xen since end of 2011.
Since half of 2012 is at least working as standard vga.
The libxl patch should be correct, also with memory size setting.
I have tried same parameters of libxl qxl patch without xen and are working.
Also without kvm was working even if performance was really bad but at least qemu did not crash on start with qxl driver. Based on this test the problem seems to be xen related problem, probably about hvmloader. I have tried a lot of time to found exactly what the problem is without success for now.
I have very little knowledge about these parts.
Spice basic functions already present on libxl are working and also vdagent and usbredirection (vdagent patch already posted and usbredirection patch need improvements but already working).

If you will find the problem you are very welcome and I'll be happy to hear from you.

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