CONFIG_IVSHMEM_ENABLED

Enable ivshmem inter-vm communication based on hypervisor shared memory

Type: bool

Help

Ivshmem shared memory is located in the hypervisor, it can provide multiple memory regions as communication channels between pre-launched or post-launched VMs.

Defaults

  • “n”

Kconfig definition

At arch/x86/Kconfig:361

Included via Kconfig:3

Menu path: (top menu)

config IVSHMEM_ENABLED
    bool
    prompt "Enable ivshmem inter-vm communication based on hypervisor shared memory"
    default "n"
    help
      Ivshmem shared memory is located in the hypervisor, it can provide multiple
      memory regions as communication channels between pre-launched or post-launched
      VMs.

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