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Re: [Xen-devel] PCI Device Subtree Change from Traditional to Upstream

On Thu, Jan 25, 2018 at 05:54:36PM +0000, George Dunlap wrote:
> On 01/04/2018 12:52 PM, Anthony PERARD wrote:
> > From: Anthony PERARD <anthony.perard@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > Subject: [PATCH] libxl_dm: Explicitly put xen-platform device on PCI slot 3
> > 
> > In order to do that, we don't use xenfv machine anymore and explicity
> > add the platform device on the command line.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Anthony PERARD <anthony.perard@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Anthony,
> It seems like we might want to add the ability to specify which slot we
> want the xen-platform device to occupy. Is it worth thinking of the best
> way to add a patch like this upstream?

I think that would be nice for people who switch from qemu-trad to
QEMU. The only question that remain is, how to name the xl config
option?  The rest is to simply take my libxl patch and make it use
the new config option.

Anthony PERARD

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