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[Libguestfs] [PATCH] edit: add -m option



Implement the -m/--mount as available in guestfish to override the
automatic introspection and specify which partitions to mount instead.
---
 edit/edit.c        | 42 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++------------
 edit/virt-edit.pod | 36 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 66 insertions(+), 12 deletions(-)

diff --git a/edit/edit.c b/edit/edit.c
index 07790be..733c911 100644
--- a/edit/edit.c
+++ b/edit/edit.c
@@ -84,6 +84,8 @@ usage (int status)
              "  --format[=raw|..]    Force disk format for -a option\n"
              "  --help               Display brief help\n"
              "  --keys-from-stdin    Read passphrases from stdin\n"
+             "  -m|--mount dev[:mnt[:opts[:fstype]]]\n"
+             "                       Mount dev on mnt (if omitted, /)\n"
              "  -v|--verbose         Verbose messages\n"
              "  -V|--version         Display version and exit\n"
              "  -x                   Trace libguestfs API calls\n"
@@ -106,7 +108,7 @@ main (int argc, char *argv[])
 
   enum { HELP_OPTION = CHAR_MAX + 1 };
 
-  static const char *options = "a:b:c:d:e:vVx";
+  static const char *options = "a:b:c:d:e:m:vVx";
   static const struct option long_options[] = {
     { "add", 1, 0, 'a' },
     { "backup", 1, 0, 'b' },
@@ -119,12 +121,16 @@ main (int argc, char *argv[])
     { "help", 0, 0, HELP_OPTION },
     { "keys-from-stdin", 0, 0, 0 },
     { "long-options", 0, 0, 0 },
+    { "mount", 1, 0, 'm' },
     { "verbose", 0, 0, 'v' },
     { "version", 0, 0, 'V' },
     { 0, 0, 0, 0 }
   };
   struct drv *drvs = NULL;
   struct drv *drv;
+  struct mp *mps = NULL;
+  struct mp *mp;
+  char *p;
   const char *format = NULL;
   int c;
   int option_index;
@@ -189,6 +195,11 @@ main (int argc, char *argv[])
       perl_expr = optarg;
       break;
 
+    case 'm':
+      OPTION_m;
+      inspector = 0;
+      break;
+
     case 'v':
       OPTION_v;
       break;
@@ -251,7 +262,7 @@ main (int argc, char *argv[])
    * values.
    */
   assert (read_only == 0);
-  assert (inspector == 1);
+  assert (inspector == 1 || mps != NULL);
   assert (live == 0);
 
   /* User must specify at least one filename on the command line. */
@@ -268,10 +279,14 @@ main (int argc, char *argv[])
   if (guestfs_launch (g) == -1)
     exit (EXIT_FAILURE);
 
-  inspect_mount ();
+  if (mps != NULL)
+    mount_mps (mps);
+  else
+    inspect_mount ();
 
   /* Free up data structures, no longer needed after this point. */
   free_drives (drvs);
+  free_mps (mps);
 
   edit_files (argc - optind, &argv[optind]);
 
@@ -288,16 +303,19 @@ static void
 edit_files (int argc, char *argv[])
 {
   int i;
-  char *root;
-  CLEANUP_FREE_STRING_LIST char **roots = guestfs_inspect_get_roots (g);
+  char *root = NULL;
+  CLEANUP_FREE_STRING_LIST char **roots = NULL;
 
-  if (!roots)
-    exit (EXIT_FAILURE);
+  if (inspector) {
+    roots = guestfs_inspect_get_roots (g);
+    if (!roots)
+      exit (EXIT_FAILURE);
 
-  /* Get root mountpoint. */
-  /* see fish/inspect.c:inspect_mount */
-  assert (roots[0] != NULL && roots[1] == NULL);
-  root = roots[0];
+    /* Get root mountpoint. */
+    /* see fish/inspect.c:inspect_mount */
+    assert (roots[0] != NULL && roots[1] == NULL);
+    root = roots[0];
+  }
 
   for (i = 0; i < argc; ++i)
     edit (argv[i], root);
@@ -318,7 +336,7 @@ edit (const char *filename, const char *root)
   CLEANUP_FREE char *backupname = NULL;
 
   /* Windows?  Special handling is required. */
-  if (is_windows (g, root))
+  if (root != NULL && is_windows (g, root))
     filename = filename_to_free = windows_path (g, root, filename);
 
   /* Download the file to a temporary. */
diff --git a/edit/virt-edit.pod b/edit/virt-edit.pod
index 4c5ae71..ff72d71 100644
--- a/edit/virt-edit.pod
+++ b/edit/virt-edit.pod
@@ -164,6 +164,42 @@ security problem with malicious guests (CVE-2010-3851).
 Read key or passphrase parameters from stdin.  The default is
 to try to read passphrases from the user by opening C</dev/tty>.
 
+=item B<-m dev[:mountpoint[:options[:fstype]]]>
+
+=item B<--mount dev[:mountpoint[:options[:fstype]]]>
+
+Mount the named partition or logical volume on the given mountpoint.
+
+If the mountpoint is omitted, it defaults to C</>.
+
+Specifying any mountpoint disables the inspection of the guest and
+the mount of its root and all of its mountpoints, so make sure
+to mount all the mountpoints needed to work with the filenames
+gives as arguments.
+
+If you don't know what filesystems a disk image contains, you can
+either run guestfish without this option, then list the partitions,
+filesystems and LVs available (see L</list-partitions>,
+L</list-filesystems> and L</lvs> commands), or you can use the
+L<virt-filesystems(1)> program.
+
+The third (and rarely used) part of the mount parameter is the list of
+mount options used to mount the underlying filesystem.  If this is not
+given, then the mount options are either the empty string or C<ro>
+(the latter if the I<--ro> flag is used).  By specifying the mount
+options, you override this default choice.  Probably the only time you
+would use this is to enable ACLs and/or extended attributes if the
+filesystem can support them:
+
+ -m /dev/sda1:/:acl,user_xattr
+
+Using this flag is equivalent to using the C<mount-options> command.
+
+The fourth part of the parameter is the filesystem driver to use, such
+as C<ext3> or C<ntfs>. This is rarely needed, but can be useful if
+multiple drivers are valid for a filesystem (eg: C<ext2> and C<ext3>),
+or if libguestfs misidentifies a filesystem.
+
 =item B<-v>
 
 =item B<--verbose>
-- 
1.9.3


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