[Libvir] Guest Identification

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Fri Aug 11 13:05:12 UTC 2006

On Thu, Aug 10, 2006 at 04:28:20PM -0400, Juan Walker wrote:
> On 8/10/06, Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> wrote:
> >  Domains have an unique identifier which you can extract:
> >    http://libvirt.org/html/libvirt-libvirt.html#virDomainGetUUID
> Ah, great! Thanks. Is it possible for me to find out the UUID from something
> running on domU? I need to have the application connect to the server and
> identify the information it's sending as being from its specific domain. Any
> ideas?

  Oh, I don't think domU has access to that information, libvirt is meant to be
used on dom0, won't work in domU.


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