[libvirt] [RFC v5 PATCH 0/5] PowerPC : Extend Libvirt for PowerPC architecture

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Mon Dec 5 11:38:19 UTC 2011

On Fri, Dec 02, 2011 at 02:31:13PM -0500, Stefan Berger wrote:
> On 12/02/2011 11:54 AM, Prerna Saxena wrote:
> >Libvirt continues to be the key interface to configure and manage the
> >KVM guest instances on x86.  This patch set is an effort to enable
> >libvirt to support KVM guest configuration and management on Power Book3S
> >machines.
> >
> >Based on community discussion around the earlier version, this patch
> >series augments the present 'kvm' driver to support PowerPC-KVM based
> >guests. With the CPU driver for PowerPC already merged, this patch series
> >adds on clean-ups, and some test cases as suggested.
> >
> >This series mostly focuses on cleanup and addition of testcases for base-
> >powerpc patches. The patches for enabling spapr-vio based addressing would
> >be sent out shortly, with the right domain schema additions.
> All tests passed now on x86 and ppc64. However, I would push it once
> 0.9.9 development opens.

Agreed, there is no need to rush this into 0.9.8

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