[libvirt] PATCH: 5/12: Module build & linking

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Fri Nov 14 10:35:08 UTC 2008

On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 05:27:48PM +0000, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> This patch changes the module biuld so that stateful drivers like QEMU
> and LXC are directly linked into the libvirtd daemon, and not part of the
> libvirt.so file. It also does this for network and storage drivers. We
> need to export a few more symbols for this to work, and libvirtd has to
> explicitly initialize these drivers. Thanks to the previous patch changing
> the probe method, automatic driver probing still works.

  Okay, the whole point of the exercise ! +1
at some point libvirt package might be splitted between a libvirt
and libvirt-daemon to reflect the dichotomy, but there is no hurry !


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