[libvirt] virtlockd - manual lock management. Is there a way?

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Tue Sep 22 13:34:54 UTC 2015

On Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 03:26:14PM +0200, Piotr Rybicki wrote:
> Hello.
> Is there a way to manually manage (acquire/release/info) locks in virtlockd
> for running qemu via libvirt?
> I haven't found any virsh command for that.
> Possibly via virtlockd's unix socket? What to send through socat?

No, there's no supportable way to talk to virtlockd directly. It is
considered an internal only service at the current time.

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