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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v14 2/7] remus: add libnl3 dependency for network buffering support

On Wed, 2014-07-02 at 16:09 +0800, Yang Hongyang wrote:
> Libnl3 is required for controlling Remus network buffering.
> This patch adds dependency on libnl3 (>= 3.2.8) to autoconf scripts.
> Also provide ability to configure tools without libnl3 support, that
> is without network buffering support.
> when there's no network buffering support,libxl__netbuffer_enabled()
> returns 0, otherwise returns 1. The callers of this api will be
> introduced in the rest of the series.
> NOTE: This patch changes tools/configure.ac, please rerun
>       autogen.sh while apply the patch.
> Signed-off-by: Shriram Rajagopalan <rshriram@xxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Lai Jiangshan <laijs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Yang Hongyang <yanghy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Reviewed-by: Wen Congyang <wency@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Acked-by: Ian Jackson <ian.jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

I considered applying this but I suppose it isn't all that useful
without the rest of the remus stuff so it might as well wait. Thoughts?

Perhaps someone might like to consider modifying ts-xen-build-prep and
ts-xen-install in http://xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=osstest.git to add
whichever Debian packages provide the development headers and runtime
dependencies respectively?

(that is, add the libfoo-dev to ts-xen-build-prep and the libfoo to


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