Date: Tue, 9 Nov 2010 08:29:27 -0500 (EST)
From: Kamil Paral <kparal(a)redhat.com>
Subject: Re: Virtualization support
To: AutoQA development <autoqa-devel(a)lists.fedorahosted.org>
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----- "Scott M Ferguson" <smferguson(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey all,
> Joza was kinda enough to let me have a go at part of the
> virtualization support: enabling 2-way communication between a
> virt-host and virt-guests and I'm starting to dig into it. Per his
> suggestion I'm working on a generic api that can be tuned based on
> needs of the project and I wanted to bring it up to the list. A few
> initial thoughts from Joza regarding communication were:
> Host->Guest - this needs to be able to select a certain virt guest
> 1) Is a test actually running?
> 2) Disconnect autotest-enabled eth
> 3) run a command
> 1) Test finished
> 2) Test crashed
> 3) Test running too long
> 4) Destructive test finished, revert me to 'safe' snapshot
> He also noted a management interface on the server might be
> interesting and James noted that it will need to play nice with
> I know this is a long-term goal, but I'd love to hear everyone's
> thoughts when time permits.
it absolutely great that you want to help us with this one. We really
appreciate it. I don't know how many details jskladan provided to you,
but here us some additional information about it:
Don't hesitate to ask and consult anything related in here.
Thanks for the additional info. I'll definitely keep the list updated
and likely have lots of questions.