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6f1e1921 01/30/2013 06:05 pm Michael Hanselmann

hv_kvm: Original error message, keyword parameter

- Include original error message when creating TAP interface failed
- Pass keyword parameter as such

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

bc0fed4b 01/25/2013 03:25 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: fix bug while fetching -device list

_GetKVMOutput expects the command to succeed, but unfortunately on some
versions of kvm "-device ?" will output a correct list of devices, while
exiting with an error code.

To fix this we accept failure in that case (note that this doesn't...

cd04dfd2 01/24/2013 12:46 pm Michael Hanselmann

hv_*: Always return from Verify, style fixes

Change all “Verify” methods in hypervisor abstractions to explicitely
return None if no problem was detected. Remove punctuation from error
messages. Update docstrings with “@return” and some small mistakes.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>...

af89fa76 01/21/2013 05:31 pm Helga Velroyen

Fix format string of KVM output

This fixes a missing 's' in the format string and
the wrong quotes. Those bugs were introduced in
commit 6e043e60.

Signed-off-by: Helga Velroyen <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

6e043e60 01/18/2013 05:12 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: deduplicate 'get output' code

We had the same code twice, and were about to add a third time. Better
to collapse it into just one function.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

6f4070cd 01/18/2013 05:12 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: extract a regexp matching out of a for loop

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

f0db563d 01/18/2013 05:12 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: remove last version-based feature detection

This was left behind because it required a different kvm invocation.
Now that we can add new ones cheaply (two constants) it's easy to get
rid of it. Differently than in other cases we support old version which...

82e3bf85 01/16/2013 08:57 pm Dimitris Aragiorgis

Check if KVM machine version is supported

If machine version is passed as an hv param, a check is made
in target node whether this version is included in the supported
ones derived from kvm -M ? command.

Signed-off-by: Dimitris Aragiorgis <>...

4b9638dc 01/16/2013 01:10 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: make kvm path configurable as an hv parameter

This fixes Issue 225.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

b73f1c59 01/16/2013 01:07 pm Guido Trotter

make _{Generate,Execute}KVMRuntime accept kvm help

Currently kvm --help is called twice at instance startup, this makes
sure it's called only once.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

3b59ec02 01/16/2013 01:07 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: make auxiliary functions accept a kvm path

This will be used to be able to customize the path in an hv parameter.

Also fix two comments that still mentioned version-based checking.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

4ab75599 01/16/2013 01:06 pm Dimitris Aragiorgis

Add KVM machine version as hv param

This is needed in case an instance must be booted with an exact type of
machine version (due to e.g. outdated drivers). If this hv param
explicitly defined (during instance creation/modification) then the kvm
process will be started having this version for the -M option. Otherwise...

7f83345f 01/14/2013 04:36 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: simplify _GetMachineVersion

Use a multiline regexp rather than a single line one, and then split
lines in the code.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

2fddb144 01/14/2013 04:36 pm Guido Trotter

Allow -soundhw option to kvm

For all of us that love to listen to music on our kvm virtual machines,
the -soundhw option is paramount.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

156681c1 01/14/2013 04:36 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: support usb devices

All in one go, comma separated usb devices of all types.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

e6f24d89 01/14/2013 04:36 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: Add kvm_extra parameter

As requested in Issue 261 and many other times.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

7589346f 01/14/2013 04:36 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: Add -vga option

As requested in Issue 69.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

0ad7f5d8 01/14/2013 04:23 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: use help based feature detection

As discussed on the list some people backport features to different kvm
versions, making the version based detection system unreliable. We
change wherever we can to detection on the help output.

This also fixes Issue 250...

2c368f28 01/14/2013 04:03 pm Guido Trotter

Add a non negative int hypervisor parameter check

...and use it for a few parameters for which it makes sense.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

a900a30c 01/14/2013 04:03 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: always pass -usb

This will be the default anyway and it was a mistake to pass it only if
the mouse was specified.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

e3b89628 01/14/2013 04:03 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: abstract getting --help output

This will be used later, for now nothing changes.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

4888a609 01/14/2013 04:03 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: allow setting smp cores, threads, sockets

This was requested in Issue 322.
Note that maxcpus is not implemented yet, as it should be considered in
a cpu-hotplug global context.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

14fd6c81 01/14/2013 12:54 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: add serial console speed

The serial port speed changed between versions of qemu (what didn't?), so
the old hardcoded default doesn't do anymore. Upgrade it to a parameter.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

e6ba3320 01/10/2013 03:11 pm Dimitris Aragiorgis

Add machine version in kvm runtime file

kvm -M ? returns the supported machines (e.g. pc-1.1).
Add _GetDefaultMachineVersion() function to get the default value.

Upon kvm runtime file creation (this is in _GenerateKVMRuntime() invoked
only in StartInstance()) append this info in kvm_cmd. During...

daa49d6f 12/18/2012 03:06 pm Michael Hanselmann

Fix error during cluster initialization due to hv_kvm

Commit 141d148 was a bit too enthusiastic. The three parameters added to
the list of parameters to be checked default to a value not evaluating
to false, leading to a failure on cluster initialization....

141d1489 12/17/2012 06:24 pm Michael Hanselmann

Add test for SPICE parameter list, add missing ones

“_SPICE_ADDITIONAL_PARAMS” is supposed to be the full list of
SPICE-related KVM hypervisor parameters with the exception of
“HV_KVM_SPICE_BIND”. The new test checks if all parameters starting with
“HV_KVM_SPICE_*” are included. Three previously missing parameters are...

07788a0b 12/17/2012 06:24 pm Michael Hanselmann

hv_kvm: List of SPICE parameters should be module-global

This list is static at runtime and doesn't need to be recreated every
time.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

8df21834 11/20/2012 07:51 pm Dimitris Aragiorgis

Move _BuildNetworkEnv() at top-level

Signed-off-by: Dimitris Aragiorgis <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

3c286190 11/20/2012 07:51 pm Dimitris Aragiorgis

Fixes to pass pep8 (make lint)

Signed-off-by: Dimitris Aragiorgis <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

cbe4a0a5 11/20/2012 07:51 pm Dimitris Aragiorgis

Pass netinfo in rpcs

If a nic has a network field then encapsulate a network object in
netinfo slot for every rpc. This is needed to pass network info to
scripts managing nics (kvm-vif-bridge).

Introduce _BuildNetworkEnv().

Signed-off-by: Dimitris Aragiorgis <>...

a5ad5e58 11/20/2012 07:51 pm Apollon Oikonomopoulos

Peripheral changes for networks

Specifically: * export a new environment variable for the gnt-os-interface * export a new environment variable for KVM specific scripts * ovf support for networks

Signed-off-by: Apollon Oikonomopoulos <>...

551a29df 11/12/2012 06:17 pm Iustin Pop

Merge branch 'devel-2.6' into master

  • devel-2.6:
    Improve error message when migration status fail
    Fix type error in kvm/GetMigrationStatus
    Fix PID file writing in Haskell daemons

Conflicts (both trivial):
htools/Ganeti/Daemon.hs (_writePidFile rename)...

62457f51 11/12/2012 03:13 pm Iustin Pop

Fix type error in kvm/GetMigrationStatus

Commit 6a1434d7 (“Make migration RPC non-blocking”) changed from
raising HypervisorErrors to returning MigrationStatus
objects. However, these objects don't have an "info" attribute, so
they can't pass a reason back (which is in itself a bug); but the KVM...

052783ff 09/28/2012 03:14 pm Michael Hanselmann

Stop hardcoding root user

Some parts of the code still use a hardcoded user name: root. This patch
replaces all with a constant specified at build time. The end goal is to
make it possible to run a Ganeti cluster without any special privileges
(of course this will prevent some functionality from working)....

0e1e0b6a 09/21/2012 07:07 am Michael Hanselmann

hv_kvm: Use pu.CONF_DIR variable

… instead of using SYSCONFDIR directly.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Bernardo Dal Seno <>

9d9bded1 09/18/2012 06:09 pm Michael Hanselmann

Migrate lib/hypervisor/*.py from constants to pathutils

File system paths moved from constants to pathutils.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

3329f4de 09/18/2012 05:58 pm Michael Hanselmann

constants: Move most paths to separate module

This is inpreparation for the implementation of virtual clusters. Many
paths will change based on an environment variable and are no longer
constant and should no longer be in “constants.py”. Since “constants.py”...

951accad 08/27/2012 05:18 pm Iustin Pop

Merge branch 'devel-2.6'

  • devel-2.6:
    Make stable-2.6 compatible with newer pep8
    Fix computation of disk sizes in _ComputeDiskSize
    Add verification of RPC results in _WipeDisks
    Add test for checking that all gnt-* subcommands run OK
    Fix double use of PRIORITY_OPT in gnt-node migrate...
5ae4945a 08/23/2012 02:41 pm Iustin Pop

Bump pep8 version to 1.2

Debian Wheezy will ship with this version, and it has many improved checks compared to 0.6, so let's:

- bump version in the docs
- silence some new checks that are wrong due to our indent=2 instead of 4
- fix lots of errors in the code where the indentation was wrong by 1...

2ed0e208 07/27/2012 12:16 pm Iustin Pop

Fix 'explicitely' common typo

It seems that 'explicitely' is wrong, and that the right form is
'explicitly'. This is just fixing the typo plus adjusting affected
paragraphs.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

7d5ceafd 07/25/2012 12:42 pm Iustin Pop

Merge commit 'v2.5.2' into stable-2.6

  • commit 'v2.5.2':
    Fix RST formatting in NEWS file
    Update NEWS and bump version for release 2.5.2
    Fix boot=on flag for CDROMs
    KVM: only pass boot flag once

Conflicts:
NEWS (trivial, merged the entries)...

24be50e0 07/24/2012 06:10 pm Iustin Pop

Fix boot=on flag for CDROMs

This generalises commit 4304964a to cdroms too, since they have
somewhat the same logic. We just abstract the needs_boot_flag into a
separate variable, and then reuse it in the cdrom section.

Note that the logic of what 'if=' type to pass to KVM was very...

2b846304 07/24/2012 06:10 pm Iustin Pop

KVM: only pass boot flag once

This addresses issue 230: passing two methods of booting to KVM can,
depending on the KVM version, confuse it.

Note that commit 4304964a introduced a partial fix for this (but only
for disks, and keyed on KVM versions). However, it didn't fix cdrom...

7cb42171 07/20/2012 12:29 pm Nikita Staroverov

Add support for -cpu option in KVM

This adds supports for the (non-validated) cpu parameter to KVM.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

3bc145d8 06/12/2012 04:52 pm Bernardo Dal Seno

Fixed typos, formatting, etc and added a comment

This patch only touches comments and man pages.

Signed-off-by: Bernardo Dal Seno <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

5c3d5dfd 06/12/2012 01:02 pm Iustin Pop

Fix epydoc raises L{...} usage

For epydoc raise statement, it already expects an exception which will
be hyperlinked; if passing an L{…} construct, it will instead break
the formatting (the @raise will not be recognised, but merged into the
previous paragraph)....

be0b29bd 06/11/2012 05:52 pm Iustin Pop

Merge branch 'stable-2.5' into stable-2.6

  • stable-2.5:
    Fix race condition in test for *FileID functions
    Move KVM keymap from GenerateRuntime to ExecuteRuntime
    Add the keymap directory to the list of runtime KVM dirs

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>...

839642c2 06/11/2012 04:29 pm Iustin Pop

Move KVM keymap from GenerateRuntime to ExecuteRuntime

Per issue 243, "side-effects" are GenerateRuntime are bad as they
execute only on the initial node of the instance. By moving the
write-out of the keymap file to ExecuteRuntime, it will be done both
at start and at migrate time....

2911f46c 06/11/2012 04:29 pm Iustin Pop

Add the keymap directory to the list of runtime KVM dirs

Commit 4f580fef added the keymap support, but missed that this
directory needs to be ensured/created at hypervisor init time.

Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Guido Trotter <>

5ad68a23 04/13/2012 04:19 pm Michael Hanselmann

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5: (29 commits)
    gnt-* {add,list,remove}-tags: Unify options
    Bump version for 2.5.0 final release
    configure.ac: Fix “too many arguments” error
    Fix extra whitespace
    Further fixes concerning drbd port release
    Fix a bug concerning TCP port release...
744dd57c 03/23/2012 02:45 pm Guido Trotter

Merge branch 'stable-2.5' into devel-2.5

  • stable-2.5:
    LUNodeAdd: Verify version in Prereq
    Fix LV status parsing to accept newer LVM
    Bump version for 2.5.0~rc6 release
    Revert "Stop acquiring BGL for LUXI queries"
    LUClusterVerifyConfig: Share BGL, acquire all locks in shared mode...
596b2459 03/21/2012 05:56 pm Guido Trotter

KVM: don't add -nographic using spice

This fixes issue 222.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

447af814 01/23/2012 03:39 pm Nikos Skalkotos

Open VDI Port when spice_use_vdagent is enabled

To use the features spice agent provides, a dedicated virtio-serial
channel must be created in qemu-kvm. The communication between the agent
and the other spice components takes place over this channel.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>...

61eb1a46 01/20/2012 11:44 am Guido Trotter

hypervisors: start instances with max available mem

If we have available more than MINMEM but less than MAXMEM, start a new
instance with that value, rather than MAXMEM.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

945a7e67 01/20/2012 11:44 am Guido Trotter

kvm: always start in paused state

Currently kvm starts in a frozen state if cpu pinning is set.
This is useful for other purposes as well (eg. ballooning before the
instance uses the memory), so we move the functionality out of the cpu
pinning code.

Note that before the "continue" command was executed in a finally after...

3d836750 01/17/2012 03:01 pm Guido Trotter

Implement memory ballooning in kvm

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: René Nussbaumer <>

c668ead9 01/06/2012 01:38 pm Guido Trotter

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5:
    KVM: support version reported by 1.0
    doc/admin: Clarify archived jobs

Conflicts:
NEWS: trivial

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

c52d91e6 01/06/2012 01:24 pm Guido Trotter

Merge branch 'stable-2.5' into devel-2.5

  • stable-2.5:
    KVM: support version reported by 1.0

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>

585c8187 01/06/2012 12:27 pm Guido Trotter

KVM: support version reported by 1.0

This of course was working for all the rcs, but broke with 1.0 itself.

In addition:
- split between running kvm --version and parsing its output
- unittest parsing for various known --help outputs
- updated NEWS file...

527c0cf7 12/21/2011 06:01 pm Michael Hanselmann

hv_kvm: Make string containing regex a raw string

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

65107a2f 12/21/2011 05:25 pm Michael Hanselmann

hv_kvm: Style fixes

Change a few lines to match rest of code.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

9b87c2cf 12/21/2011 05:25 pm Michael Hanselmann

hv_kvm.QmpMessage: Use dict.get

No need to look up the key twice.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

a182a3ed 12/21/2011 04:55 pm Michael Hanselmann

serializer: Remove JSON indentation and dict key sorting

Serializing to JSON using “simplejson” is significantly slower when
indentation and/or sorting of dictionary keys is used. In simplejson 1.x
the difference isn't that big, but with simplejson 2.x the difference...

fcf5b670 12/08/2011 06:03 pm Guido Trotter

Add a balloon device to all kvm instances

This can be used to resize their memory (for now only manually, as
ganeti doesn't do the job yet)

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

89da2ff3 12/08/2011 06:03 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: get more accurate info from qmp, if possible

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

fc84cd5d 12/08/2011 06:03 pm Guido Trotter

kvm: make qmp connections more robust

Currently qmp fails at connect() time if there are socket errors. (eg.
if the instance was started without qmp). Add some better checking.

Also in the only place where we use it avoid hiding the error connecting
to the socket as a failure to read the password file....

f5a4b9ce 11/22/2011 04:53 pm Guido Trotter

hypervisors: use maximum memory for all operations

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

73ebb9ff 10/20/2011 04:30 pm Guido Trotter

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5:
    Allow per-hypervisor optional files
    Add hypervisors ancillary files list
    xen: abstract a few hardcoded strings as constants

Conflicts:
lib/cmdlib.py
- trivial

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>...

69ab2e12 10/20/2011 03:04 pm Guido Trotter

Add hypervisors ancillary files list

These lists will be used to declare some of the files not necessarily
needed on all nodes. The files selected are files without which the
various hypervisors can still work, but that when they are present
should be synchronized across the cluster (or node group)....

9849cec7 10/18/2011 05:21 pm Guido Trotter

Revert "Added SPICE TLS option and related cert paths"

This reverts commit bfe86c763a9ff1b481d799537ff0f0cf6740dfd1.
This commit will be readded on master.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

0aee8ee9 10/18/2011 05:21 pm Guido Trotter

Revert "Implementation of TLS-protected SPICE connections"

This reverts commit b6267745ede04b3c943bc02e004bdb9347e0f564.
This commit will be readded on master.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

53328375 10/18/2011 05:21 pm Guido Trotter

Revert "Add tls_ciphers and use_vdagent options"

This reverts commit 3e40b5879fa0070d6dd0e689dcfc31f20198a5a8.
This commit will be readded on master.

Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

3398bff1 09/30/2011 06:23 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5:
    Use --yes to deactivate master ip in cluster merge
    Use deactivate-master-ip in cluster-merge
    Add gnt-cluster commands to toggle the master IP
    Split starting and stopping master IP and daemons
    listrunner: Don't pass arguments if there are none...
61643226 09/29/2011 12:41 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Add memory transfer progress info to migration

  • hypervisor/hv_kvm.py
    - parse the memory transfer status
  • cmdlib.py
    - represent memory transfer info, if available

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

6a1434d7 09/29/2011 12:41 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Make migration RPC non-blocking

To add status reporting for the KVM migration, the instance_migrate RPC
must be non-blocking. Moreover, there must be a way to represent the
migration status and a way to fetch it.

  • constants.py:
    - add constants representing the migration statuses...
34fbc862 09/28/2011 02:34 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Migration: warn the user about hv version mismatch

  • hv_kvm.py, hv_xen.py
    - return the hypervisor version (if available) from GetNodeInfo
  • cmdlib.py
    - if hypervisor version is available during the migration, and the
    versions differ, warn the user...
1d8a7812 09/23/2011 11:57 am Andrea Spadaccini

Fix interaction between CPU pinning and KVM migration

CPU pinning requires the KVM hypervisor to start in the paused state, in
order to retrieve information, and immediately unpauses it.

This does not play well with live migration, as the unpausing was done...

5916e61a 09/20/2011 06:50 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5:
    Add tls_ciphers and use_vdagent options
    Updated man pages with new SPICE TLS options
    Implementation of TLS-protected SPICE connections
    Added SPICE TLS option and related cert paths
    Fix OS creation's error handling when pausing sync...
3e40b587 09/20/2011 06:03 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Add tls_ciphers and use_vdagent options

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

b6267745 09/20/2011 05:04 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Implementation of TLS-protected SPICE connections

Added support for TLS-protected SPICE connections:

client/gnt_cluster.py, cli.py:
  • added three new parameters to renew-crypto (--new-spice-certificate,
    --spice-certificate, --spice-ca-certificate) and their validation....
bfe86c76 09/20/2011 05:04 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Added SPICE TLS option and related cert paths

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

471a31b6 09/20/2011 03:23 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Fix two pylint errors

- hv_kvm.py: silence F0401, that is raised if pylint does not find the
affinity module
- rlib2.py: change disable-msg to disable

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

c607b1f7 09/16/2011 05:54 pm Tsachy Shacham

hv_kvm: bugfix

Signed-off-by: Tsachy Shacham <>
Signed-off-by: René Nussbaumer <>
Reviewed-by: René Nussbaumer <>

714e7fbb 09/15/2011 06:58 pm Tsachy Shacham

hv_kvm: fix hardcoded KVM command string

Signed-off-by: Tsachy Shacham <>
Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

b693125f 09/15/2011 06:58 pm Tsachy Shacham

hv_kvm: support for CPU pinning

Signed-off-by: Tsachy Shacham <>
Signed-off-by: Iustin Pop <>
[: fixed some small code and style issues]
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

e4f4896b 09/15/2011 04:40 pm Guido Trotter

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5: (33 commits)
    htools: remove dead code
    hail: don't select the primary as new secondary
    hail: add an extra safety check in relocate
    Fix RAPI documentation for gnt-instance console
    Add SPICE compression and streaming options...
ea064d24 09/13/2011 03:35 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Add SPICE compression and streaming options

Add the following SPICE audio/image compression and video streaming
detection hypervisor options:

  • spice_image_compression
  • spice_jpeg_wan_compression
  • spice_zlib_glz_wan_compression
  • spice_streaming_video...
4d2cdb5a 09/13/2011 03:29 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Add SPICE support to gnt-instance console

Also update related unit tests.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

2ebdfbb5 09/07/2011 04:14 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Make KVM use the QXL vga driver with SPICE

Enable by default the QXL paravirtualized graphic card if SPICE is
enabled. The QXL driver is VESA compatible, so it degrades gracefully if
the guest OS does not have QXL drivers.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>...

0e1b03b9 09/07/2011 12:41 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Use a loop to check SPICE parameters dependency

Use a loop to check if the user specified any SPICE option and SPICE
support is disabled.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

b451c4c7 09/03/2011 01:03 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Added password for SPICE sessions

Added an optional parameter called spice_password_file that allows
the user to protect the SPICE login with the password contained in
the specified file.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

91c10532 09/03/2011 01:03 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Draft implementation of QMP connection

Basic implementation of the QMP connection and related tests.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

8913ab40 08/25/2011 02:13 pm Michael Hanselmann

Merge branch 'devel-2.5'

  • devel-2.5: (32 commits)
    PEP8 style fixes
    Wrap a few long lines
    listrunner: Avoid exception if machine is rebooted
    Remove wrong type declaration from option
    Fix wrong method name in cluster-merge
    Fix --skip-stop-instances help message...
e687ec01 08/25/2011 01:53 pm Michael Hanselmann

PEP8 style fixes

Identified using the “pep8” utility.

Signed-off-by: Michael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: Iustin Pop <>

a7f884d3 08/25/2011 01:50 pm Tsachy Shacham

hv_kvm: initial support for CPU pinning

Signed-off-by: Tsachy Shacham <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

b845c8a1 08/15/2011 06:46 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Handle network interfaces without IPs

If the user specified a network interface with no IPs, he would receive
an unhelpful "list index out of range" error. Fixed that.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>...

11ae7a0a 08/15/2011 06:46 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Fixed potential unreferenced variable usage

I noticed a path in the code that would use spice_ip_version even if
it was not initialized. This patch fixes it.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Signed-off-by: Guido Trotter <>...

b1cb62bd 08/12/2011 06:08 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Added basic support for SPICE

Implemented the following parameters:
- spice_bind
- spice_ip_version

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

d7e4a2b1 08/09/2011 03:32 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Fixed an error in the documentation of _GetKVMVersion

Fixed an epydoc compilation error that I introduced with last commit.

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>

440351f8 08/09/2011 02:29 pm Andrea Spadaccini

Removed code duplication for calls to _GetKVMVersion

Signed-off-by: Andrea Spadaccini <>
Reviewed-by: Michael Hanselmann <>