[Libvir] Proposal for the storage API (for discussion only)

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Thu Oct 18 17:34:04 UTC 2007

John Levon wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 18, 2007 at 06:11:48PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
>>   virStorageListGroups
>>   virStorageCreateVolume
>> 	- for discovering and creating partitions, LVs, LUNs, &c.
> So a ZFS pool would be a "Group" in this API, and a zvol a 'Volume'?

I'm afraid I don't know enough about ZFS to answer this coherently.

A better way would be for me to turn this around and ask _you_ if you 
think the concepts that I've proposed map on to ZFS :-?


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