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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH 00/17] nwfilter adjustments for common object



ping^2?

Tks -

John

On 06/14/2017 09:23 PM, John Ferlan wrote:
> ping?
> 
> Any takers - the first 8 or so are fairly simple I would think...
> 
> Tks -
> 
> John
> 
> On 06/02/2017 06:25 AM, John Ferlan wrote:
>> As noted in the recently posted virObject changes:
>>
>> https://www.redhat.com/archives/libvir-list/2017-June/msg00070.html
>>
>> I believe I've found a way to handle the recursive lock situation that
>> made it "difficult" (at best) to convert the nwfilter to the common
>> object model. It does involve a bit of a circuitous route to "temporarily
>> implement" the refcnt in nwfilter, but that gets removed rather quickly.
>>
>> Beyond that there's a bit of setup, the first few patches deal with
>> issues seen while working through this code and then more setup for
>> getting things to be more common with other drivers (so when they
>> disappear a bit further into the future) into some new object it'll
>> be obvious where/why they're there.
>>
>> The middle few patches deal with an insane naming scheme for a single
>> function that seemed to keep prefixing "_" as a new function was created.
>> So it's a bit of name change, but makes it easier to think about.
>>
>> The last 4 patches deal with the conversion to use a @ref, a change
>> to a list locking hash table model, the modificiation of the recursive
>> instantiation to use @refs rather than @locks, and finally the change
>> to use the existing lockable object.
>>
>> I have run these through the various avacodo nwfilter tests that I could
>> find, but perhaps if someone that had a more "robust configuration" and
>> wants to be a bit adventurous and also give the patches a whirl - that
>> would be appreciated.
>>
>>
>> John Ferlan (17):
>>   nwfilter: Fix return value comparison for
>>     virNWFilterTriggerVMFilterRebuild
>>   nwfilter: Fix possible corruption on failure path during LoadConfig
>>   nwfilter: Fix possible locking problem in LoadConfig error path
>>   nwfilter: Remove need for virNWFilterSaveXML
>>   nwfilter: Move virNWFilterSaveConfig virnwfilterobj
>>   nwfilter: Add configFile into virNWFilterObj
>>   nwfilter: Add @def into virNWFilterObjNew
>>   nwfilter: Clean up a couple nwfilter_driver error paths
>>   nwfilter: Consistently name virNWFilterPtr in driver
>>   nwfilter: Rename virNWFilterInstantiate
>>   nwfilter: Rename __virNWFilterInstantiateFilter
>>   nwfilter: Rename _virNWFilterInstantiateFilter
>>   nwfilter: Introduce virNWFilterObjListFindInstantiateFilter
>>   nwfilter: Add @refs logic to __virNWFilterObj
>>   nwfilter: Convert _virNWFilterObjList to be a virObjectLockable
>>   nwfilter: Remove recursive locking for nwfilter instantiation
>>   nwfilter: Convert virNWFilterObj to use virObjectLockable
>>
>>  src/conf/nwfilter_conf.c               |  43 ---
>>  src/conf/nwfilter_conf.h               |   9 -
>>  src/conf/virnwfilterobj.c              | 550 +++++++++++++++++++++++----------
>>  src/conf/virnwfilterobj.h              |  19 +-
>>  src/libvirt_private.syms               |   6 +-
>>  src/nwfilter/nwfilter_driver.c         |  51 ++-
>>  src/nwfilter/nwfilter_gentech_driver.c | 276 +++++++----------
>>  7 files changed, 542 insertions(+), 412 deletions(-)
>>
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