On 23/09/14 15:30, Ian Campbell wrote:
> create !
> title it "30s delay loading xenfb driver on some systems"
> owner it Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
> Hi James,
> Some of the other Xen devs were discussing an issue which sounded
> awfully similar to this one, so I am copying the xen-devel list and
> creating a Xen bug to track the issue, please CC xen-devel (no need to
> subscribe but you may be moderated the first time), since the tracker
> slurps mails from the list.
> I'm not sure of the details of the other issue but it involved
hopefully Konrad or one of the others will follow up.
> For xen-devel, the first two mails in this thread are
The wait stuff for xenbus devices looks like pre-dates distros handling
asynchronous devices with suitable initrds etc.
I think we need a command line configurable white list of device types
to wait for. The default should be (to match what was done historically):
PV: vbd, vif, pci, vfb, vkbd.
HVM: vbd, vif.
I also think it should be possible to default (via a config option) to
an empty white list.