[libvirt] [PATCH 2/2]: Remove getURI internal driver call

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Tue Mar 31 09:54:31 UTC 2009

On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 11:41:58AM +0200, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 02:10:13PM +0200, Chris Lalancette wrote:
> > This patch removes the internal getURI() driver callback.  It was *never*
> > overridden by any of the drivers, so it seems kind of pointless (I even checked
> > the "in-progress" VirtualBox, OpenNebula, and Power Hypervisor drivers).  In
> > addition, the code to actually use it in src/libvirt.c:virConnectGetURI() was
> > buggy; if a driver did decide to have their own callback, then their callback
> > would be called, and then immediately overwritten by the generic stuff.  This
> > wouldn't do what the driver expected, and would also probably leak memory.  Just
> > rip out this internal callback; if a future driver ever needs it, we can add it
> > back in.
>   Agreed if the entry point is not used let's remove it, ACK !

ACK. It was used in the past, but I guess I made it unneccessary when I
patched virConnectPtr to include a full xmlURIPtr object.

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