On 09/04/18 16:24, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
> Commit 4a5733771e6f ("libxl: put RSDP for PVH guest near 4GB") breaks
> pre-4.17 Linux guests since they do not use start_info's rsdp_paddr
> pointer and instread scan BIOS memory for RSDP signature.
> Introduce XENFEAT_rsdp_unrestricted feature flag that indicates whether
> the guest can handle RSDP at locations pointed to by rsdp_paddr.
> Since only Linux PVH guests suffer from this problem (BSD has always
> relied on rsdp_paddr) we check this flag just for those guests. If the
> flag is not set we place RSDP in BIOS, as before.
> Signed-off-by: Boris Ostrovsky <boris.ostrov...@oracle.com>
> * Renamed flag to XENFEAT_linux_rsdp_unrestricted
> * Clarified comment in features.h
> I did not include tags because of the changes but just in case ---
> here they are:
> Acked-by: George Dunlap <george.dun...@citrix.com>
Reviewed-by: Juergen Gross <jgr...@suse.com>
Release-acked-by: Juergen Gross <jgr...@suse.com>
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