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Re: [Xen-users] Status of PVSCSI

CC Olaf (who worked on upstreaming pvscsi supported during 4.7 window)

On Fri, Aug 05, 2016 at 10:00:49AM -0500, Jon Schewe wrote:
> I'm looking to move my backups into a VM and PVSCSI seems like the right
> way to get the tape library and drive visible to the VM. I’m currently
> on Ubuntu 14.04 with xen 4.4. I’m intending to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04
> with xen 4.6 soon, although I’d like to get the backups in a VM before
> the upgrade.
> According to http://wiki.xenproject.org/wiki/Paravirtualized_SCSI it’s
> not supported in xl yet (consistent with my attempts to use it). However
> xm has been deprecated and is removed as of xen 4.5. So what front end
> can I use pvscsi with?
> -- 
> Jon Schewe
> Research Scientist
> Raytheon BBN Technologies
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> Saint Louis Park, MN, 55416
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