On Sun, 2010-11-28 at 18:12 +0000, Ian Campbell wrote: > On Sun, 2010-11-28 at 16:58 +0000, Ben Hutchings wrote: > > On Tue, 2010-11-23 at 12:56 +0100, Lionel Elie Mamane wrote: > > > On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 10:41:57AM +0100, Alexander Kurtz wrote: > > > > > > > The following bugs seem to be identical: > > > > > > > #601341 > > > > #602418 > > > > #604096 > > > > > > > They all seem to be fixed by this kernel: > > > > http://xenbits.xen.org/people/ianc/ > > > > > > > I think it would be a good idea to > > > > *) merge them all > > > > *) assign to linux-2.6 > > > > *) mark as affecting xserver-xorg > > > > *) mark as patched > > > > *) possibly mark them as RC > > > > > > That's all fine by me (as reporter of #601341 and #602418). > > > > > > Possibly the patch tag is not adequate as the exact > > > read-to-apply-to-the-Debian-package patch is not there, just "one of > > > the differences between the Debian package and > > > http://xenbits.xen.org/people/ianc/ fixes this". > > > > Ian, can you identify which patch we're currently missing? > > They are the changes attached to "Reinstating GPU fixes to Xen flavour" > on debian-kernel (<email@example.com>) > last week. [...] > IIRC the original discussion regarding the omission of these changes > from the last Xen pvops merge starts at > <20100817192832.GA22360@wavehammer.waldi.eu.org> (on debian-kernel back > in August). Thanks for the pointers. I agree with Bastian that some of these changes are really quite nasty. Do you and other Xen developers have any plan for how to fix the GART and TTM mapping problems in a cleaner way as Xen dom0 support goes upstream? If there is no such plan then I would rather disable these drivers than make them work temporarily with a hack. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse.
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