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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH XEN v5 09/23] tools: Refactor hypercall calling wrappers into libxencall.

El 13/11/15 a les 17.57, Ian Campbell ha escrit:
> On Fri, 2015-11-13 at 15:16 +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
>> On FreeBSD hypercall->retval is in the XEN_ERRNO_* space. But I think we
>> probably want to map onto the FreeBSD ERRNO space, IIRC we decided on this
>> approach, rather than converting all our callers to the XEN_ERRNO_* space,
>> in a previous discussion.
> Roger, can you confirm whether or not something on FreeBSD translated the
> XEN_ERRNO errors into the BSD errno space? If so, then where is it? I
> looked in FreeBSD's privcmd.c and in libxc and failed to find it...

Yes, the translation is done in the privcmd driver:


So errors returned from the ioctl (in errno) are in the BSD space. I
still have to implement the error codes distributed from the Xen public
headers, right now we have a custom Xen error translation:



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