[CentOS-virt] Can't get PCI card visible in guest

R P Herrold herrold at centos.org
Sat Nov 1 04:31:45 UTC 2008

On Fri, 31 Oct 2008, Todd Deshane wrote:

>> p.s.,  I felt like I spent a bunch of time scratching my head on this stuff
>> because I couldn't find good, clear documentation.  Is there such
>> documentation to be found somewhere, or is it just lacking at this point?

> on one called Running Xen), but what really needs to happen 
> is the Xen wiki needs to be cleaned up a lot and kept up to 
> date. ...

Isn't this basically the skew problem with any documentation 
which is not integrated with a release.  A secondary source 
necessarily lags the primary released code; a wiki, or other 
webpage can linger 'forever', particularly if cross-linked or 

(I was unpleasantly surprised to find content that has 'rolled 
off' planet.centos.org, being mirrored by two seemingly 
separate unaffiliated third parties in a search earlier 
tonight -- static content that _will_ last forever, and be 
'uncorrectable' - sadly it appeared in the google results 
before the primary source article I was seeking)

I think wiki's (websites, secondary sources in general) seem 
to degenerate into 'write and abandon' because the 'payback' 
for keeping them up to date is less than the satisfaction of 
moving on to new development, once the old 'itch' is 

-- Russ herrold

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