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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 1/5] pci: INTERFACE_LEGACY_PCI_DEVICE and INTERF
Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 1/5] pci: INTERFACE_LEGACY_PCI_DEVICE and INTERFACE_PCIE_DEVICE interfaces
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 19:41:28 -0300
On Fri, Aug 25, 2017 at 02:19:00PM -0600, Alex Williamson wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Aug 2017 19:14:41 -0300
> Eduardo Habkost <address@hidden> wrote:
> > Those two interfaces will be used to indicate which device types
> > support legacy PCI or PCI-express buses. Management software
> > will be able to use the qom-list-types QMP command to query that
> > information.
> Nit, while "legacy PCI" and "conventional PCI" have about the same
> number of google hits, I believe the latter is the more correct term.
> The quality of hits is certainly a lot better with "conventional".
> Calling something "legacy" also spurs an immediate negative reaction
> for some folks, "conventional" is more neutral. Thanks,
Oh, Conventional PCI even has a Wikipedia article. I agree. I
will change it in v2. Thanks!