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NAME
nvmm -- NetBSD Virtual Machine Monitor
DESCRIPTION
The nvmm driver provides kernel support for hardware-accelerated virtual- ization. It is made of a generic MI frontend, to which MD backends can be plugged to implement the core virtualization. In practice, nvmm is used by the libnvmm(3) API to implement hypervisors.
SUPPORT
The following backends are supported: - x86-SVM, for x86 AMD CPUs - x86-VMX, for x86 Intel CPUs
SEE ALSO
libnvmm(3), nvmmctl(8)
AUTHORS
The nvmm driver was written by Maxime Villard. NetBSD 9.99 February 9, 2020 NetBSD 9.99
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