[PATCH 4/4] news: Mention support for qemu commandline passthrough in Xen

Jim Fehlig jfehlig at suse.com
Fri Jul 31 16:10:43 UTC 2020

Signed-off-by: Jim Fehlig <jfehlig at suse.com>

For now this is just a reminder to add a news entry for the new feature.
Will need rebased once 6.6.0 is released.

 NEWS.rst | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)

diff --git a/NEWS.rst b/NEWS.rst
index 8b53d21b8a..d2508709bc 100644
--- a/NEWS.rst
+++ b/NEWS.rst
@@ -24,6 +24,12 @@ v6.6.0 (unreleased)
     MAC addresses that would generate a new one if they were in its OUI
+  * xen: Add support for qemu command-line passthrough
+    Xen supports passing arbitrary arguments to the QEMU device model using
+    the ``device_model_args`` setting in xl.cfg(5). The libvirt xen driver now
+    supports this using ``<qemu:commandline/>`` XML extensions.
 * **Improvements**
   * esx: Change the NIC limit for recent virtualHW versions

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