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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2 1/6] public/xen.h: add flags field to vcpu_time_info

>>> On 30.03.16 at 17:49, <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Joao Martins writes ("[PATCH v2 1/6] public/xen.h: add flags field to 
> vcpu_time_info"):
>> This field has two possible flags (as of latest pvclock ABI
>> shared with KVM).
>> flags: bits in this field indicate extended capabilities
>> coordinated between the guest and the hypervisor.  Specifically
>> on KVM, availability of specific flags has to be checked in
>> 0x40000001 cpuid leaf. On Xen, we don't have that but we can
>> still check some of the flags after registering the time info
>> page since a force_update_vcpu_system_time is performed.
> Earlier in the thread there was a Reviewed-by from Andrew Cooper.
> Shouldn't that have been preserved here ?
> Also, Andrew made some points about the linux.git MAINTAINERS file.
> Ideally I would like to commit this patch ASAP.

Is there a particular reason you see a need for this to go in
ahead of the rest of the series? This change alone can certainly
have my ack, but I lack the time right now to look at the other


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