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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2] libxl: put RSDP for PVH guest near 4GB

On 01/24/2018 11:15 AM, Juergen Gross wrote:
> On 24/01/18 17:10, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
>>>> So what is the problem here?
>>>> - current Linux can't be booted as PVH guest with xen-unstable due to
>>>>   a bug in Linux, patches for Linux are being worked on
>> I would prefer for patches to first show up in Linux. Otherwise we will
>> be adding Xen code without any means to test it with PVH guests. And
>> then, when Linux does get proper RSDP support for PVH and tries to boot,
>> we may discover that all sorts of unrelated things are broken.
> I wanted to do it this way.
> My Linux patches were accepted for 4.16 and only then I sent the Xen
> patches. Unfortunately the grub2 bug resulted in the Linux patches being
> put on hold.

And until this is all resolved we should revert this patch.


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