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xen: miscellaneous fixes to the documentation

Authored by royger on Feb 7 2019, 3:22 PM.



Those include:

  • Clarify which FreeBSD versions support Xen 4.7 (PVHv1) and Xen 4.11 or greater (PVHv2),
  • Use onif for the Xen console.
  • Add a rune to load if_tap at boot.
  • Remove the restriction to use MMCFG PCI accesses for Xen >= 4.11.
  • Make the mention of /var/log/xen a tip so it's more visible.
  • Update the example guest creation to use FreeBSD 12.0 installer image.

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Two suggestions, nothing major.

1512 ↗(On Diff #53655)

The <tip> needs to have an empty line above it and the <para> inside should be indented. Run textproc/igor over your changed file to get some useful reports on what to change.

1579 ↗(On Diff #53655)

I need to dig into whether we can use the &latest; or &latest2; variables to automatically reflect the latest FreeBSD releases here. That way, we don't need to remember to bump this every time a new release comes out. For now, you could wrap that release number in <replaceable>s to indicate that something else could be put in that position.

Thanks, all fixed :).

Apply requested fixes, run igor.

Looks good. Can you commit that directly or should I take care of it?

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Feb 11 2019, 5:54 PM
This revision was automatically updated to reflect the committed changes.