[libvirt] [PATCH] qemu: Relax -no-shutdown check to [0.14.0, 0.15.50)

Eric Blake eblake at redhat.com
Tue Sep 27 13:04:31 UTC 2011

On 09/27/2011 06:56 AM, Jiri Denemark wrote:
> SIGTERM handling for -no-shutdown is already fixed in qemu git and
> libvirt can safely use it. The downside is that 0.15.50 version of qemu
> can be any qemu compiled from git, even that without the fix for
> SIGTERM. However, I think this patch is worth it since someone using
> qemu from git should expect their data can get corrupted and excluding
> 0.15.50 from the check makes testing current qemu with libvirt much
> easier.

Or, anyone running qemu compiled from git can be reasonably expected to 
recompile qemu from git if they hit the problem with a hang on shutdown.

ACK to this patch.

Eric Blake   eblake at redhat.com    +1-801-349-2682
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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