On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 09:27:52AM -0500, Marc-André Lureau wrote:
Hi ----- Original Message -----On Mon, Nov 06, 2017 at 01:09:09PM +0100, marcandre lureau redhat com wrote: >From: Marc-André Lureau <marcandre lureau redhat com> > >Starting from qemu 2.11, the `-device vmcoreinfo` will create a fw_cfg >entry for a guest to store dump details, necessary to process kernel >dump with KASLR enabled and providing additional kernel details. > >Since the device is a singleton and shouldn't use additional hardware >resources, I decided to map this to a <feature> element in the libvirt >domain XML. Feel free to argue and decide if it is better to have it >under <devices> instead. > So is this similar to -fw_cfg name=etc/vmcoreinfo,file=X but in this case it is not backed by a file, but collected by QEMU itself?correct
would you mind adding a tiny detail about that into the commit message?
I'm OK with this being a feature.Should I split the commit or can I resubmit like this without RFC?
It would be nice to have this in news.xml, so if you don't mind resending with the second patch adding it to docs/news.xml, I'd be glad.
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