Andrew Cooper writes ("[PATCH 6/6] xen/public: Obsolete HVM_PARAM_PAE_ENABLED"): > HVM_PARAM_PAE_ENABLED is undocumented and Xen has never acted upon its value, > contrary perhaps to expectations based on how other boolean fields work. > > It was only ever used as a non-standard calling convention for > xc_cpuid_apply_policy() but that has been fixed now. > > Purge its use, and any possible confusion over its behaviour, by having Xen > reject any attempts to use it. Forgo setting it up in libxl's > hvm_set_conf_params(). The only backwards compatibility necessary is to have > the HVM restore stream discard it if found.
This looks plausible too. But maybe I should be reading this patch and the previous one together ? Or maybe they would be better squashed ? If you think that is likely to make me less confused I'm happy to try squashing them locally and reading the result... Ian. _______________________________________________ Xen-devel mailing list Xenemail@example.com https://lists.xenproject.org/mailman/listinfo/xen-devel