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Re: [Qemu-block] [PATCH 2/2] qapi: Allow blockdev-add for NBD

From: Paolo Bonzini
Subject: Re: [Qemu-block] [PATCH 2/2] qapi: Allow blockdev-add for NBD
Date: Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:58:37 +0100
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On 03/02/2016 17:48, Eric Blake wrote:
> On 02/03/2016 09:33 AM, Max Reitz wrote:
>> We have to introduce a new object (BlockdevOptionsNbd) for
>> several reasons: - Neither of InetSocketAddress nor
>> UnixSocketAddress alone is sufficient, because both are
>> supported - We cannot use SocketAddress because NBD does not
>> support an fd, and because it is not a flat union which
>> BlockdevOptionsNbd is
> Can we do it anyways, and just error out/document that fd is
> unsupported?

Especially because there's no reason _not_ to support fd.  Sure, it's
really fringe, but if qemu-socket APIs make it just work...


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