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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v3 2/2] x86, arm64, platform, xen, kconfig: add xen defconfig helper

On 09/12/14 20:22, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 1:06 AM, Julien Grall <julien.grall@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hello Luis,
>> On 08/12/2014 23:05, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
>>> diff --git a/kernel/configs/xen.config b/kernel/configs/xen.config
>>> new file mode 100644
>>> index 0000000..0d0eb6d
>>> --- /dev/null
>>> +++ b/kernel/configs/xen.config
>> MCE is x86 specific.
> That's what I thought too but its available for arm64, so should we
> fix that Kconfig to depend on x86?

Are you sure? On the Linus's repo I have:

config XEN_MCE_LOG
        bool "Xen platform mcelog"
        depends on XEN_DOM0 && X86_64 && X86_MCE

Anyway, the MCE interface in the hypervisor is implemented in arch/x86
not in common code.

>> We don't have PVMMU support on ARM. Shouldn't you move this config in
>> architecture specific code?
> If you are sure then yes.

I'm 100% sure. MMU is handled by the hardware on ARM.

Thinking a bit more about this option. CONFIG_XEN_HAVE_PVMMU can't be
selected by the user. It's automatically added per platform (for
instance see arch/x86/xen/Kconfig).

So maybe it should not even appear in the one of the fragment configs?


Julien Grall

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