[libvirt] [PATCH v4 0/8]: Add arbitrary qemu command-line and monitor commands

Charles Duffy charles at dyfis.net
Fri Jul 9 18:45:25 UTC 2010

On 07/07/2010 04:33 PM, Chris Lalancette wrote:
> There is one bug left that I have not yet been able to fix.  Because of the
> complicated way that virsh parses command-line arguments, it is not possible
> to pass through spaces and quotes when using the qemu-monitor-command.
> Unfortunately, the qemu monitor commands (and in particular when using QMP)
> depend heavily on quoting and spacing, so using virsh to send through
> command-lines is difficult.  I'll have to think about how to better resolve
> this issue, but it should not hold up the rest of the series.

Would URI-style quoting (' ' -> %20) make sense here?

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