[Libvir] [RFC] 3 of 4 Linux Container support

Dave Leskovec dlesko at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Fri Mar 21 21:14:38 UTC 2008

Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> The following patches make the driver properly integrate with the stateful
> driver APIs. It also changes the config files to be named by on VM name
> instead of UUID, since this is what the QEMU driver does & its more user
> friendly. It also adds the CLONE_XXX constants since they have not yet 
> been added to the libc  sched.h file. IMHO we should enable the driver by
> default, since it can already probe for availability at runtime. Finally
> it also fixes a typo where it wrote 'linuxcontainer' as the domain type
> in the config file instead of 'lxc'.

Thanks, this looks great.

Back when I posted the first pass of these patches, you mentioned it should be
defaulted to enabled only on Linux.  I'm not an autoconf expert (or intermediate
for that matter).  How do we default the enabled parm based on the host os?

Best Regards,
Dave Leskovec
IBM Linux Technology Center
Open Virtualization

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