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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v2 00/17] virtio: pull headers from linux

From: Michael S. Tsirkin
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v2 00/17] virtio: pull headers from linux
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:43:51 +0100

On Sun, Feb 15, 2015 at 11:41:03AM +0000, Peter Maydell wrote:
> On 15 February 2015 at 11:38, Michael S. Tsirkin <address@hidden> wrote:
> > This reuses virtio headers from files exported by linux.
> > The current situation is quite messy: for example we
> > have multiple copies of the virtio net packet structure,
> > and the virtio ring structure.
> > We already use some of them for linux-specific code,
> > reusing more widely gets rid of code duplication.
> >
> > One of the reasons we didn't do this previously
> > was portability considerations: this patchset addresses
> > this by fixing up headers in question - turns out to
> > be easy to do since they are already quite portable.
> > Lightly tested on x86.
> Did you test on Windows and OSX, or do you need somebody
> to do that?
> -- PMM

Thanks for the reminder - forgot to mention that :(
Tested on linux only, with windows and linux guests.
Needs windows, osx host testing.


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