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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH] debugcon: support for debugging consoles (e.g.

From: H. Peter Anvin
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH] debugcon: support for debugging consoles (e.g. Bochs port 0xe9)
Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 15:05:20 -0800
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On 11/23/2009 12:11 PM, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> On 11/23/2009 02:52 AM, Gerd Hoffmann wrote:
>> All not needed.  Simply registering as qdev device is enougth.  You can 
>> then add a debug port like this, without adding new cmd line options:
>>    -chardev vc,id=debug -device isa-debugcon,chardev=debug
>> Adding a second one on a non-default port works this way:
>>    -chardev vc,id=d2 -device isa-debugcon,iobase=0xea,chardev=d2
> Sure, but is that user friendly?

Question still stands... if this is The Way It Is Done, then I'll do it
that way, but I will personally never be able to remember to type the
above stuff without looking it up every time, whereas "-debugcon stdio"
is something I can remember in my sleep.


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