[libvirt] [ANN] sVirt v0.30

James Morris jmorris at namei.org
Tue Jan 13 07:28:32 UTC 2009

This is to announce the release of v0.30 of sVirt, a project to add 
security labeling support to Linux-based virtualization.

Project page: 


This release is an update in response to feedback received on the v0.20 
release, per the discussion thread at:

Also see the TODO page:

Change log for v0.30:
* Fix SELinux build configuration
* Simplify qemudNodeGetSecurityModel
* Add "test" security driver
* Fix security driver probe logic
* Ensure VIR_CONNECT_RO checked where appropriate 
* Move security model/doi to last fields in virsh dominfo
* Change virDomainSecLabel -> virSecurityLabel
    * similar change to API calls 
* Change virDomainSecModel -> virSecurityModel
    * similar change to API calls
    * general renaming then of seclabel to security 
* Use CHECK_LIB/HEADER to detect libselinux (and fix build system in general)
* Rename virDomainGetSecModel to virNodeGetSecurityModel
* Change -2 error returns to -1
* Use remoteDispatchOOMError() for OOM errors
* Create virXPathStringLimit() from virDomainSecLabelDefParseXMLString() 

Comments welcome.

- James
James Morris
<jmorris at namei.org>

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