[virt-tools-list] [PATCH] spice: add unix-path in .vv file support

Marc-André Lureau marcandre.lureau at gmail.com
Fri Dec 21 12:52:54 UTC 2018


On Fri, Dec 21, 2018 at 4:33 PM Christophe Fergeau <cfergeau at redhat.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 21, 2018 at 03:27:59PM +0400, marcandre.lureau at redhat.com wrote:
> > From: Marc-André Lureau <marcandre.lureau at redhat.com>
> >
> > This will allow to connect to a Spice server using a unix socket path,
> > for example:
> If you want, but are .vv file used for local spice instance?

They are not, but they could be useful if you want to store all
various connection settings.

Note: I wrote that patch because Gerd initially preferred to have a
.vv file for connecting remote-viewer to qemu, when using the upcoming
-display spice-app. But then we agreed that a stable Spice URI was
good enough for now.

Given how VNC URI (rfc7869) are being used, I start thinking we could
pass most .vv settings as URI query parameters instead.. Just some

> Reviewed-by: Christophe Fergeau <cfergeau at redhat.com>
> Christophe
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