[Libvir] BUG: virDomainLookupByID fails after XenStore path discovery

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Mon Apr 3 16:23:59 UTC 2006

On Mon, Apr 03, 2006 at 12:01:17PM -0400, Bryan D. Payne wrote:
> I just updated to the latest CVS version of libvir.  It looks like  
> there's a bug in virDomainLookupByID.  The behavior that I'm seeing  
> is that the path variable is set and so the code never enters the  
> block to find the value for name.  Therefore, at the end of the  
> function, the condition (ret->name == NULL) is true and it jumps into  
> the error code and returns NULL.
> If I comment out the code that sets the path variable, things seem to  
> work normally.  Although, I presume that the idea was to extract the  
> name from the path information...

  Right, that's a bug I introduced in the refactoring. Even if trivial
sending a small patch (cvs diff -u) is always a good idea :-)
Also see my next mail about servers, 



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