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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] virsh: Implement command to rename domain



On 01/09/14 at 10:31am, Philipp Hahn wrote:
> This has been requested in the past already (even by me ;-)
> Renaming is not that simple, as there are several more things to do:
> 1. Rename log files (this was somehow controversial last time it was
> discussed, especially combined with external programs like logrotate)
> 2. Fix domain config for suspended VMs.
> 3. Keep existing snapshots
> 3.1 Fix domain config in snapshots.
> 
> Especially the last thing does very bad things if you revert a renamed
> VM, as the UUID is then no longer unique.
> 
> Philipp "sorry, no patch" Hahn

Oh... so I will have to stick with the old way...
Anyway, thank you for clarification Philipp.


Tomas


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