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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2 1/2] xenconsoled: use grant references instead of map_foreign_range

On Thu, 2013-01-17 at 16:58 +0000, Daniel De Graaf wrote:
> On 01/17/2013 11:50 AM, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > On Thu, 2013-01-10 at 17:28 +0000, Daniel De Graaf wrote:
> >> This allows xenconsoled to be run in a domain other than dom0 if set up
> >> correctly - for libxl, the xenstore path /tool/xenconsoled/domid
> >> specifies the domain containing xenconsoled.
> > 
> > Have I missed the patch which writes that path?
> > 
> There is currently no patch which writes to that path; this would be done
> by the scripts that launch the domain that xenconsoled resides in. I don't
> think having xenconsoled write its domain ID to that path is useful - it
> would require waiting for the xenconsoled domain and daemon to start before
> building other guests, whereas writing the path from dom0 allows setting
> everything up first and letting xenconsoled catch up later.

That makes sense.

I have a follow up question though. Have I missed the patch which reads
this path ;-)


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