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Re: [Xen-devel] Building XenGT for Intel embedded board

+Hongbo Wang from Intel GPU virtualization team

On 08/10/17 22:47 +0000, Monisha Barooah wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> I am currently exploring on bringing up XenGT for an Intel embedded board.
> I came across this document relating to bringing up XenGT for the Sandy 
> Bridge/Ivy Bridge/Haswell platform
> https://www.intel.com/content/dam/www/public/us/en/documents/guides/xgengt-for-ivi-solutions-dev-kit-getting-started-guide.pdf
> Our current Intel embedded board is up with an Yocto image integrated with 
> the Intel BSP for the board. The board uses ABL boot loader.
> I saw in the XenGT document for the Sandy Bridge/Ivy Bridge/Haswell platform, 
> that there is mention of Qemu alone and no mention of any Intel BSPs. Don't 
> we require Intel BSP for dom0 kernel to work in the XenGT hypervisor? Or is a 
> generic version of Intel BSP integrated with the kernel image link 
> https://github.com/01org/XenGT-Preview-kernel.git.
> Also, as we have an Yocto image in the Intel board, we might have to cross 
> compile the Kernel, Xen and Qemu builds as mentioned in the link above for 
> our Intel embedded board using a Linaro toolchain. If not, is there a way, we 
> can link this particular version of XenGT directly with our Yocto image for 
> the Intel board by including the meta-virtualization layer as mentioned in 
> the link http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit/cgit.cgi/meta-virtualization/about/ 
> and doing 'bitbake xen image minimal'?
> Please advise which is the correct route to take in this regard.
> Thanks
> M
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