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Re: [Qemu-devel] [RFC for 2.7 0/2] virtio: show guest features in 'info
Re: [Qemu-devel] [RFC for 2.7 0/2] virtio: show guest features in 'info qtree'
Wed, 11 May 2016 12:34:19 +0200
On Wed, 11 May 2016 12:52:02 +0300
"Denis V. Lunev" <address@hidden> wrote:
> It is very convinient and useful for debug purpose to expose the set of
> features negotiated with guest. The patch exports those features via
> read-only bit properties.
I agree that it would be very helpful to be able to access the
negotiated features via the monitor, but I disagree with your approach,
especially the need to expose every single feature bit via a property.
What about a command like 'info virtio' instead? This would allow us to
dump not only guest features, but the host features initially offered
alongside them and things like the status byte (so you can actually
check whether feature negotiation was successful). Maybe similar to
Re: [Qemu-devel] [RFC for 2.7 0/2] virtio: show guest features in 'info qtree', Denis V. Lunev, 2016/05/11