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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 12/13] set vnc password from xen

From: Daniel P. Berrange
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH 12/13] set vnc password from xenstore.
Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2008 21:19:55 +0100
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On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 03:14:26PM -0500, Anthony Liguori wrote:
> I don't really like this approach.  I don't want to have a totally 
> separate management interface just for Xend to use (via xenstore).
> Can't Xend use the monitor like every other management tool?

If the monitor really isn't sufficient, then I'd suggest allowing an
open file descriptor to be specified on the -vnc arg, eg

  -vnc localhost:3,passwdfd=6

And then let QEMU read the password from this file descriptor. I'd rather
XenD just used the monitor though - it'll ultimately need to use it anyway
to perform disk/network hotplug amongst other things.

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