[libvirt] PATCH: Remove PID file before starting QEMU, and after shutdown

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Tue Apr 21 19:15:58 UTC 2009

On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 08:52:44PM +0200, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 01:52:30PM +0100, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> > We spawn QEMU with a -pidfile option to write its PID out to a file. This
> > file is never removed though, so next time the guest starts there is small
> > race condition where we might be unlucky enough to read the old PID out of
> > the file, instead of the new QEMU PID.  This patch adds a call to remove
> > the pidfile from disk when a guest is shut down. As an extra preventative
> > measure, we also delete it before starting a guest 
>   Looks right to me ! ACK

Committed this now

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