[fedora-virt] Re: virt-inspector calling guestfs_umount_all() before launch()?

Charles Duffy charles at dyfis.net
Thu May 28 22:01:02 UTC 2009

Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> I guess we can, but is there a better way?

The guests could use "blockdev --setro" prior to any read-only mount 
calls to prevent the ext3 code from being able to replay its journal.

If the journal replay is necessary for the filesystem's metadata to be 
consistent, though, I'm not sure that this is really "better".

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