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Re: [Xen-devel] [RFC PATCH V2 2/8] xen/mem_event: Rename the mem_event ring from 'access' to 'monitor'

On Thu, Jan 22, 2015 at 1:53 PM, Tim Deegan <tim@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> At 16:17 +0100 on 18 Jan (1421594275), Tamas K Lengyel wrote:
>> The name of the ring still implies it is used only for memory accesses,
>> which is no longer the case. It is also used to deliver variuos HVM events,
>> thus the name "monitor" is more appropriate in this setting.
>> Signed-off-by: Tamas K Lengyel <tamas.lengyel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Renaming the ring seems good (again assuming everyone is happy about
> making these API changes).  However I think you need to rework the
> public header comment a bit more than just s/access/monitor/.  The
> operation is to set up the event ring but almost all the comments is
> about the access permissions system.  It needs a description that
> would be useful to a developer who didn't already know how all thses
> systems worked. :)

Ack, will describe it a bit better!


> Cheers,
> Tim.

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