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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: xen 4.1.1 with current linus tree as dom0 [ 0.000000] BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at (null) [ 0.000000] IP: [<ffffffff810074d4>] xen_set_pte+0x24/0xe0
Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 5:53:58 PM, you wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 03, 2011 at 05:05:24PM +0200, Sander Eikelenboom wrote:
>> Hi Konrad,
>> Thx, after applying those patches it boots as dom0 and xen-pciback seems to
>> work as well from my first tests.
> Could you reply to that email thread with 'Tested-by: ' if it is not too much
I will :-)
>> The compile problems reported in my earlier mail are still present (related
>> to tracing and i think jeremy's patches).
>> Something that catched my eye when doing a make menuconfig:
>> <*> Xen virtual block device support
>> <*> Block-device backend driver
>> I think the backend description should also start with "Xen" as all xen
>> specific drivers do ?
> I've gotten this patch queued up (if you think of a better name or if you
> the description could use some re-wording - please do provide some ideas):
Can't think of a better one :-)
> commit 4beb84ffeacbf8df21b41ca8c05d099e19c579a3
> Author: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Wed Aug 3 11:12:17 2011 -0400
> xen/blkback: Make description more obvious.
> With the frontend having Xen but the backend not, it just looks odd:
> <*> Xen virtual block device support
> <*> Block-device backend driver
> Fix it to have the 'Xen' in front of it.
> Reported-by: Sander Eikelenboom <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@xxxxxxxxxx>
> diff --git a/drivers/block/Kconfig b/drivers/block/Kconfig
> index 717d6e4..a89ebf1 100644
> --- a/drivers/block/Kconfig
> +++ b/drivers/block/Kconfig
> @@ -471,7 +471,7 @@ config XEN_BLKDEV_FRONTEND
> in another domain which drives the actual block device.
> config XEN_BLKDEV_BACKEND
> - tristate "Block-device backend driver"
> + tristate "Xen block-device backend driver"
> depends on XEN_BACKEND
> The block-device backend driver allows the kernel to export its
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