[libvirt] Question about migration on KVM/Qemu

Atsushi SAKAI sakaia at jp.fujitsu.com
Tue Sep 2 01:25:46 UTC 2008

Hi, Chris

Would you give me a working patch just for evaluation?

Atsushi SAKAI

Chris Lalancette <clalance at redhat.com> wrote:

> Atsushi SAKAI wrote:
> > Thanks for your reply.
> > 
> > Please let me clearify,
> > You mean oVirt does not support migration at this moment,
> > Since Migration of KVM/Qemu is not supported on libvirt.
> Well, no.  It gets complicated :).  Since migration is one of the important
> features of ovirt, we are basically carrying a custom kvm and libvirt patch so
> that migration *does* work in ovirt.
> The problem is, we can't carry that patch forever, and we can't commit to it for
> libvirt either.  For what it's worth, I don't expect that it will take long to
> resolve this upstream; once KVM gets it sorted, we will dump ovirt's custom
> patches, get Rich's patches into libvirt, and be all upstream then.
> Chris Lalancette

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