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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v3] fw_cfg: RFQDN rules, documentation

From: Markus Armbruster
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v3] fw_cfg: RFQDN rules, documentation
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2016 18:19:55 +0200
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"Michael S. Tsirkin" <address@hidden> writes:

> On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 10:59:35AM +0200, Markus Armbruster wrote:
>> If we can protect them without
>> complicating or breaking stuff, sure, why not.  But not at all costs.
> The stuff we break is precisely the stuff our warnings
> say might break at any time. So since you believe users
> might be relied on not to ignore warnings, it should be ok ...
> As for complicating things - about 5 lines of code are spent
> on the unsupported/root/ hack. It *is* a hack but
> contained enough not to worry me too much ...

I'm not worried about the implementation complexity at all.  It's the
user interface complexity.  After this patch, we have a non-trivial
mapping from -fw_cfg name to FW_CFG filename to explain.  Whereas now,
-fw_cfg name *is* the FW_CFG path.

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