Schedule for Monday's FESCo Meeting (2012-06-18)

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at
Mon Jun 18 11:47:10 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 12:22:16PM +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> On 18 June 2012 12:03, Benny Amorsen <benny+usenet at> wrote:
> > Why testing the daemons? Any daemon which cannot be restarted by
> > systemctl restart foo.daemon is broken already.
> Try booting a few VMs and then doing "systemctl restart
> libvirtd.daemon" -- libvirtd restarts okay (hopefully) but all the
> clients are disconnected and all the VMs are no longer running.

This is not true for any libvirtd since ca. 2009.  In fact it was
fixed (with a lot of work) precisely because the old behaviour was
broken.  We didn't just throw our arms in the air and say this could
never be fixed and people would have to reboot.


Richard Jones, Virtualization Group, Red Hat
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