[SeaBIOS] [PATCH v2 0/4] support booting more than 255 CPUs with QEMU

Kevin O'Connor kevin at koconnor.net
Mon Jun 27 18:35:33 CEST 2016

On Fri, Jun 24, 2016 at 10:12:12AM +0200, Paolo Bonzini wrote:
> On 24/06/2016 10:06, Gerd Hoffmann wrote:
> >>> If there are any other suggestions for cherry-picks please speak up now.
> >>
> >> I would like to have "[PATCH v3] fw/msr_feature_control: add support to
> >> set MSR_IA32_FEATURE_CONTROL", please.
> > 
> > Hmm, the qemu side for that one isn't merged yet, right?
> > Is it queued to land in 2.7 already?
> The KVM side has been merged, and the LMCE patches are on track for
> being merged in 2.7 during soft freeze.  Even if LMCE patches were not
> merged, I would extract the patch that creates the fw_cfg file and use
> it for nested virtualization only.

The v3 patch looks fine to me.  Normally I prefer to commit to SeaBIOS
after the corresponding QEMU commit, but if it is easier to commit
this one to SeaBIOS first I'm also fine with that.  Gerd - I'll leave
this one for you to commit to master as you see fit.


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