Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 589414
virtio-serial: Add API for sending console resize notifications per port to the guest
Last modified: 2010-10-08 03:33:44 EDT
Description of problem:
With multiport support enabled for the virtio-console code, each console can have its size resized individually. Move away from the config space for console size updates and use control messages instead.
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This doesn't result in loss of functionality and neither is the interesting case for us to use multiple 'console' ports. So closing this bug for now; can be considered later when the patches make their way upstream.