[PATCH 00/15] arm64/kvm: use common sysreg definitions

Mark Rutland mark.rutland at arm.com
Wed Mar 22 11:35:13 PDT 2017


On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 06:35:55PM +0000, Will Deacon wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 08:17:22AM +0000, Marc Zyngier wrote:

> > The next question is how do we merge this. Obviously, we can't split it
> > between trees, and this is very likely to clash with anything that we
> > will merge on the KVM side (the sysreg table is a popular place).
> > 
> > Will, Catalin: Would it make sense to create a stable branch with these
> > patches, and merge it into both the arm64 and KVM trees? That'd make
> > things easier...
> I think the scope for conflict on our side is pretty high too, so a shared
> branch might be the best way to go. I don't want to branch just yet though,
> so I'll probably wait a week or so before setting something in stone.

Any further thoughts on this?

Christoffer has Acked the KVM bits, so if you're happy to do so for the
arm64 bits I can make a stable branch.


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