[virt-tools-list] Introducing: virtlib library

Cole Robinson crobinso at redhat.com
Thu Apr 14 20:22:52 UTC 2011

On 04/14/2011 02:05 PM, Darryl L. Pierce wrote:
> The goal of the virtlib library is to extract from Virt Manager and
> Virt Manager TUI the shared business logic and package it separately
> as a reusable library of code.

Just to be clear, a reusable _private_ library of code for tools in the
virt-manager umbrella. There isn't any benefit to making this library
public at the moment. As far as the code is concerned I assume it
shouldn't make a difference (that said I haven't looked at the code yet).

- Cole

> This first patch set creates the library's package structure and
> defines the first shared business object: the Hypervisor model.
> A concrete implementation, KvmHypervisor, interacts with libvirt
> and provides the source for information presented by both version of
> Virt Manager to the user as well as enable controlling networks,
> storage pools and domains.
> Future enhancements will provide the means for retrieving physical
> storage details and other information needed by Virt Manager.
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