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Re: [Xen-devel] when to bump library versions (was: <blank>)

>>> On 19.05.16 at 16:53, <roger.pau@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, May 19, 2016 at 08:44:59AM -0600, Jan Beulich wrote:
>> >>> On 19.05.16 at 16:34, <roger.pau@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > We could even have the 
>> > library name versions be set based on XEN_VERSION and XEN_SUBVERSION, so 
>> > that we don't need to go around the different library makefiles bumping 
>> > the 
>> > versions manually.
>> But so far these two are intentionally private to the xen/ subtree.
> Maybe I'm missing something, but couldn't they be global to the whole tree? 
> (Config.mk seems like a suitable place).

I think originally the idea was that the tool stack isn't really tied to
a specific hypervisor version. What it is tied to is an interface
version (of namely domctl and sysctl).


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