[Rust-VMM] Crate Addition Request: CPU model

Paolo Bonzini pbonzini at redhat.com
Mon Mar 18 17:20:59 UTC 2019

On 18/03/19 17:56, Jenny Mankin wrote:
> We have a need for a similar VCPU crate, and have been working on some POC 
> code for it. I have put up a proposal here: 
> https://github.com/rust-vmm/community/issues/40.  Based on what I'm reading 
> from your proposal, it sounds like there might some complementary 
> functionality.

Yeah, there is hardly any overlap between your proposal and the one below.

Your crate is probably part of a bigger discussion on how to handle
multiple hypervisors.  I commented on the pull request.


>> 1) converting CPUID leaf (eax+ecx)/register/bit from and to a string
>> 2) converting MSR bit from and to a string
>> 3) dependencies between CPUID leaves and from CPUID leaves to MSRs
>> 4) XSAVE area offsets
>> 5) dependencies between CPUID leaves and XSAVE areas
>> Anything else?

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