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Re: [Qemu-devel] QEMU/pc and scsi disks

From: Avi Kivity
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] QEMU/pc and scsi disks
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2007 21:01:25 +0200
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Anthony Liguori wrote:

I think most people agree that we need a config file. I haven't seen any comments on my config file patch though.

So, any comments on that patch?  Any requirements on a format?

1. Any option should be settable either in the config file or command line. In other words, the user should not be forced to use a config file. This is useful for management programs who keep all options in an internal database, and for users who can experiment via a ^P edit edit edit <enter>.

2. The %(blah)s syntax is a bit ugly. It's one of the few things in python I dislike. I'd prefer ${blah} and ${blah:modifier}.

3. It would be nice to be able to embed a config file in a qcow3 format so that one can ship an image with some default options in one file.

Do not meddle in the internals of kernels, for they are subtle and quick to 

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