[libvirt] [PATCH 0/4] manage the shmem device source

lhuang lhuang at redhat.com
Tue Jul 28 06:19:29 UTC 2015

Hi Marc-André

On 07/27/2015 10:09 PM, Marc-André Lureau wrote:
> Hi Luyao
> On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 12:13 PM, Luyao Huang <lhuang at redhat.com> wrote:
>> But the problem is we cannot change the running shm-server process label,
>> We need wait ivshmem-server to be a part of qemu progrem, then setup the
>> ivshmem-server by libvirt. we cannot do nothing for the ivshmem-server right now.
> ivshmem-server is going to be a separate server process, not part of
> qemu process.

OKay, thanks for clarification, i saw the patches in qemu-devel mail 
list, so i thought it will be a part of qemu project :)

> Is it enough if ivshmem-server is started by libvirt to solve the selinux issue?

I think it is enough, also as Daniel's reply: it will be better if 
ivshmem-server could be a part of libvirt.

> What's missing to get started to support it with libvirt?

I think is the ivshmem-server set up and audit part, and i think Martin 
will be the best people to give a answer.


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