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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v8 0/8] Add support for VM Generation ID

From: Laszlo Ersek
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v8 0/8] Add support for VM Generation ID
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:20:05 +0100
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On 02/20/17 15:57, Igor Mammedov wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:15:32 -0800
> address@hidden wrote:
>> From: Ben Warren <address@hidden>
>> This patch set adds support for passing a GUID to Windows guests.  It is a
>> re-implementation of previous patch sets written by Igor Mammedov et al, but
>> this time passing the GUID data as a fw_cfg blob.
>> This patch set has dependencies on new guest functionality, in particular the
>> support for a new linker-loader command and the ability to write back data
>> to QEMU over a DMA link.  Work is in flight in both SeaBIOS and OVMF to 
>> support this.
>> v7->v8:
>>     - Rebased to top of tree.
>>     - Fixed two small bugs in "write pointer" function
>>     - minor re-ordering of data in patches
>>     - Fixed unit test by adding delays/retries to reading RSDP table
> Michael,
> series looks good for merging.

The OVMF patches for WRITE_POINTER are now upstream.


> Patch
>  [PATCH v8 7/8] tests: Add unit tests for the VM  Generation ID feature
> needs updated seabios blob to make 'make check' happy
> so we probably should merge/update seabios first
>   [PATCH v5 0/5] QEMU: Add capability to write back fw_cfg address to QEMU
> CCing Gerd and Kevin.

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