[libvirt] [PATCH] qemu: The ppc64 target can run both ppc64 and ppc64le guests

Andrea Bolognani abologna at redhat.com
Tue Sep 15 14:47:49 UTC 2015

On Tue, 2015-09-15 at 13:48 +0100, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> The virQEMUCapsFindBinaryForArch metho already has a bunch of logic
> to
> deal with fact that one binary can support multiple different
> architectures. For example, x86_64 can support i686. It looks like we
> hit the same problem as ppc64/ppc64le in that case and you have not
> handled it here. It would be desirable to avoid having to have the
> same
> compat logic in two places too.

I've just sent out a v2[1] which takes the logic you're referring
to out of virQEMUCapsFindBinaryForArch() and into a separate
function which is then reused when looking up capabilities.

Of course it's a slightly larger patch this time around :)


[1] https://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2015-September/msg00475
Andrea Bolognani
Software Engineer - Virtualization Team

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