[libvirt] [PATCH 1 of 4] [LXC] Detect support for NETNS in lxc driver initialization

Dan Smith danms at us.ibm.com
Wed Jun 25 22:02:54 UTC 2008

DL> Honestly, these cases are not frequent but they exists. IMO, it is
DL> up to me to warn you when there are some corner cases like
DL> these. And it is up to you to consider you can ignore them because
DL> that happens only when we reach some limits.

Fair enough :)

DL> It is a good point. But I added this kthread because I needed a
DL> separate workq to cleanup the namespace, without this kthread the
DL> network namespace can not work properly.  IMO, it will not be
DL> removed very soon :)

I'm not saying that will be, but it's a side effect of your
implementation, which may or may not be present in a subsequent

DL> But again, you can ignore that, if you prefer to use the 'ip'
DL> command.

When it really comes down to it, it doesn't matter if the kernel
support is present if the user doesn't have an updated 'ip' binary.

Dan Smith
IBM Linux Technology Center
Open Hypervisor Team
email: danms at us.ibm.com
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