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

Jiri Denemark jdenemar at redhat.com
Tue Sep 27 13:56:58 UTC 2011

On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 07:04:31 -0600, Eric Blake wrote:
> 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.

Right, I got somehow lost in what was the actual fix we pushed :-)

I pushed the patch with amended commit message. Thanks,


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