[libvirt] [PATCH 2/2] Add support for legacy QEMU's -vmchannel command line option

Matthew Booth mbooth at redhat.com
Wed Nov 4 12:02:16 UTC 2009

On 04/11/09 11:30, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 03, 2009 at 04:11:48PM +0000, Matthew Booth wrote:
>> This patch allows the following to be specified in a qemu domain:
> The patch looks sensible.  What would be the problem with merging this
> functionality into libvirt?  It seems it could be useful for someone
> supporting a RHEL 5 hypervisor.

They'd have to be running new libvirt on RHEL 5, which doesn't sound 
like a likely combination. If the -vmchannel command line option is 
likely to live on beyond RHEL 5, though, I guess it might make sense to 
merge this.

Matthew Booth, RHCA, RHCSS
Red Hat Engineering, Virtualisation Team

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