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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0/9] PCI SR-IOV support

>>> Ian Jackson <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> 29.09.08 17:52 >>>
>Jan Beulich writes ("Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0/9] PCI SR-IOV support"):
>> Apparently not all of this code is really written from scratch - would it be
>> possible to indicate which pieces are really backports or adoptions of
>>> mainline Linux code?
>That's rather worrying.  Which parts did you see that were not written
>from scratch ?

Without checking specifics again - I just looked at some of the manifest
constant names, enumeration types, etc., to find almost everything in
current (2.6.27-rc7) kernel sources. I stopped looking further pretty
quickly as it seemed easier (and more correct as you also point out) to
ask the author to supply proper references if the code was indeed


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