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Re: [Xen-devel] Please revert / review 077fc1c04d70ef1748ac2daa6622b3320a1a004c

Matthias wrote on 2014-06-20:
> Just for me for clarification: So is it reasonable that my server
> crashed with th
> #3 patch used, or is this something I should investigate furthor /
> maybe do another xen build.?

As Jan pointed out that the patch should not work on AMD platform and cause the 
Xen crash. I will work out a NPT patch for you to have a try.

> Also, I don't have a serial port, but i got a netconsole setup
> running. Is there any way to pipe the xl dmesg output into the normal
> dmesg output so it would be caught by netconsole?
> 2014-06-20 10:22 GMT+02:00 Jan Beulich <JBeulich@xxxxxxxx>:
>       >>> On 19.06.14 at 18:22, <matthias.kannenberg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>       > Test 2:       >       > Xen-Version: Compiled a normal 077 commit 
> version
> without any of your   > patches       > Xen cmd line: added immo=no-sharept as
> suggested     > Passed-through devices: vga, 2 usb controller (ohci+ehci),
> sound card    > Result: works fine. domU boots, no BSOD, no other
> problems, server seems to     > be stable. So not sharing the VT-d page
> tables seems to do the trick / the    > problem is in the page table
> sharing.
>       Just to clarify - page table sharing is intended to get disabled in
>       -unstable on the AMD side (     
> http://lists.xenproject.org/archives/html/xen-devel/2014-06/msg00416.h t
> ml,   still awaiting an AMD IOMMU maintainer ack). But as that's not
>       immediately a backporting candidate, understanding the problem  to find
> a solution also for 4.4.x would still be necessary.
>       Jan

Best regards,

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