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Changes between Version 7 and Version 8 of Ticket #675


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Timestamp:
2018-01-23T08:27:28Z (9 months ago)
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Jakub Jermář
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  • Ticket #675 – Description

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    44  The Xen hypervisor provides [https://wiki.xenproject.org/wiki/Xen_Networking#Paravirtualised_Network_Devices paravirtualized (PV) network devices] to fully-virtualized domains (HVM) in order to enable fast and efficient network communications without the overhead of emulating a real network device.
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    6   The new functionality should be achieved via a hierarchy of device drivers that implement the Xen PCI Platform device, XenBus virtual bus and the Xen netfront device. These drivers should plug themselves into the HelenOS Device Driver Framework (DDF) and (the latter also) to the networking stack, and implement the network interface card interface (NICF) in the Xen netfront specific way.
     6  The new functionality should be achieved via a hierarchy of device drivers that implement the Xen PCI Platform device, !XenBus virtual bus and the Xen netfront device. These drivers should plug themselves into the HelenOS Device Driver Framework (DDF) and (the latter also) to the networking stack, and implement the network interface card interface (NICF) in the Xen netfront specific way.
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    88 What Gains and Benefits will this bring?::