QEMU 2.8

 ( trey | 2016. december 21., szerda - 17:03 )

A QEMU csapat nevében Michael Roth bejelentette a QEMU 2.8-as kiadását. A kiadás 201 szerző több mint 1900 commit-jét tartalmazza. Főbb újdonságok:

  • Support for fault-tolerant guests via COLO (COarse-grained LOck-stepping)
  • Support for fast host/guest socket communication over virtio via AF_VSOCK
  • Support for compressed formats when generating live backups
  • Support for new virtio-crypto device
  • Improved display rendering when using SPICE GUI in OpenGL mode
  • ACPI support for NVDIMM device hotplug
  • ARM: 'virt' machine support for ITS when using ACPI
  • ARM: Aspeed board improvements
  • ARM: STM32F2xx board (Netduino 2) support for ADC and SPI devices
  • MIPS: support for 24KEc CPUs
  • PPC: support for POWER9 CPUs and powernv platform
  • PPC: pseries support for more the 1TiB of guest memory and memory unplug
  • PPC: pseries support PCI host bridge NUMA affinities
  • s390: support for CPU models and virtio-ccw revision 2
  • x86: support for Extended Interrupt Mode in emulated IOMMUs
  • x86: support for up to 288 CPUs on q35 machine type
  • Xen: unplug support for SCSI disks and xenlinux-compatible devices
  • and lots more...

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