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Re: [Xen-devel] GPLPV and pci passthrough

  • To: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • From: Pavel MatÄja <pavel@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:19:59 +0100
  • Delivery-date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 19:20:33 +0000
  • List-id: Xen developer discussion <xen-devel.lists.xensource.com>

On Wed 25. of January 2012 19:03:12 djmagee@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> James,
>       At least one other person (Lta, included in this message) and I
> have had problems using passthrough pci devices and your GPLPV drivers
> at the same time.  My symptoms are that SMB connections are totally
> unreliable (however, downloading over http seems to work well enough).
> For example, if I start a video or audio file, playing from the network,
> it will play the first few seconds fine, then the connection drops out.
> I can confirm that the problems don't exist when not passing through any
> devices.
>       I'm using xen-unstable c/s 24465, 3.2.1 dom0, win 7 64bit domU
> with an ATI 4770, USB controller, and ICE1712 based pci sound card
> passed through.  I used the gplpv_Vista2008x64_0.11.0.308.msi drivers.
>       I guess the real question is, do you have any idea where we
> should start looking?

I had similar problem. I have several Win7 virtual machines with passed VGA 
where we play games with friends.
Some games were not able to connect to LAN game when were in place.
Then I've installed mentioned in
and everything runs just fine.
But they are not available to download anymore.
Pavel Mateja

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