[libvirt] [PATCH] virsh: describe attach-interface parameter target

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Wed Sep 28 04:02:45 UTC 2011

This patch is based on a improvement suggested by Kazuhiro Kikuchi
of Fujitsu, it gives a description of the target parameter for that

* tools/virsh.pod: add description for target parameter of

diff --git a/tools/virsh.pod b/tools/virsh.pod
index 6e3febb..ca37e57 100644
--- a/tools/virsh.pod
+++ b/tools/virsh.pod
@@ -1239,6 +1239,10 @@ the default one.
 I<model> allows to specify the model type.
 I<persistent> indicates the changes will affect the next boot of the domain.
+B<Note>: the optional target value is the name of a device to be created
+as the back-end on the node. If not provided a device named "vnetN" or "vifN"
+will be created automatically.
 =item B<detach-device> I<domain-id> I<FILE>
 Detach a device from the domain, takes the same kind of XML descriptions

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