[Libvir] API confusion...

Spencer Parker inthefridge at gmail.com
Thu Apr 10 20:58:26 UTC 2008

When I pull out network stats...it just gives me a tuple.  Is there any
documentation on what this is actually displaying so I can format

On Wed, Apr 9, 2008 at 12:12 AM, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones at redhat.com>

> On Tue, Apr 08, 2008 at 03:47:05PM -0600, Spencer Parker wrote:
> > Since I am kind of an idiot and don't know what I am doing...I am having
> > trouble with getting network stats to work in Python.  I have everything
> > correct...but I am just not sure exactly what it is looking for.  I get
> this
> > error:
> >
> > libvir: Xen error : invalid argument in
> xenHypervisorDomainInterfaceStats:
> > invalid path, should be vif<domid>.<n>.
> >
> > I guess I just need some kind of example to work from on this.
> As described in the error message, try setting the path to something
> like "vif1.0" where 1 is the domain ID and 0 is the interface number.
> You can enumerate interfaces available by dumping the domain XML.
> Rich.
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