[libvirt] PATCH: Another attempt to fix vbox driver open

Pritesh Kothari Pritesh.Kothari at Sun.COM
Mon May 11 15:35:36 UTC 2009

>  - If the user gives a URI with a vbox:///  prefix, we should always
>    handle it, unless a 'server' is set when we leave it to the remote
>    driver
>  - If an invalid path is given we must give back a real error code
>  - If after deciding the URI is for us, any initialization fails
>    we must raise an error.
>  - If the vbox glue layer is missing, we should still raise errors
>    for requested URIs, so user knows their URI is correct.
> To do this, I've taken the approach of registering a dummy vbox driver
> if the glue layer is missing. This just parses the URI and always returns
> an error for any vbox:// URIs that would otherwise work


works fine for 2.2.* as well as internal 2.5* development versions.


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