[Libvir] [RFC] Add Container support to libvirt

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Thu Jan 3 18:53:11 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jan 03, 2008 at 10:49:16AM -0800, Dave Leskovec wrote:
> There are no existing tools or any being developed so we'll have to 
> create it ourselves.  My plan is to store the configuration in files.  I 
> was debating whether to store the information directly in XML or come up 
> with some other format.  I see some advantages to storing it in XML - 
> especially since there's an existing implementation (Thanks Dan!).

Yes, I'd really recommend against inventing a new format - we've got enough
different config file parsers already :-) Lets try and just stick with the
main XML format for any drivers unless there are existing tools we need to
interact with (eg as we did for the /etc/xen config files).

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