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Re: [Xen-devel] OS porting on Xen on ARM

On gio, 2013-12-19 at 23:50 +0100, Dario Faggioli wrote:
> On gio, 2013-12-19 at 17:42 +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > On Tue, 2013-12-17 at 12:05 +0100, Dario Faggioli wrote:
> > > About how a small, and an hopefully easy enough to understand, OS that
> > > runs as a Xen DomU looks like, check out Mini-OS in the Xen Source tree:
> > > http://xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=tree;f=extras/mini-os;hb=HEAD
> > > As I said, it's small, and definitely simpler, for instance, than Linux,
> > > but it's quite feature complete, which is something you probably won't
> > > need.
> > 
> > Note however that mini-os has not been ported to ARM. So as an example
> > of the arch stuff it is not all that useful, 
> >
> Yep... Arianna's work will be the first real example of that, and quite
> a cool example, at least as far as I can tell, given the nature of the
> to be ported guest OS! Challenging, indeed, as well as very
> interesting! :-)


I've already asked if the source code for such effort could be made
available somehow, as it can be of great help to similar projects, like,
e.g., this one. :-)


<<This happens because I choose it to happen!>> (Raistlin Majere)
Dario Faggioli, Ph.D, http://about.me/dario.faggioli
Senior Software Engineer, Citrix Systems R&D Ltd., Cambridge (UK)

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