[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[Qemu-devel] Re: [PATCH 0/3] qcow2: Rewrite alloc_refcount_block

From: Juan Quintela
Subject: [Qemu-devel] Re: [PATCH 0/3] qcow2: Rewrite alloc_refcount_block
Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2010 02:49:17 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1 (gnu/linux)

Anthony Liguori <address@hidden> wrote:
> On 02/15/2010 10:19 AM, Kevin Wolf wrote:
>> The current implementation of alloc_refcount_block and grow_refcount_table 
>> has
>> fundamental problems regarding error handling. There are some places where an
>> I/O error means that the image is going to be corrupted. I have found that 
>> the
>> only way to fix this is to completely rewrite the thing.
>> Just sending as an RFC to the list hasn't generated a lot of comments (to be
>> precise, not a single one). This is a critical part of qcow2 and needs 
>> reviews.
>> So let's try it another way: People in CC, please give it a review. Sooner or
>> later some of you will need to do so anyway.
> Should I apply this series?  I still don't see any review comments.

I sent review comments on the 18th.  I expect Kevin to address them.  I
talked with him on irc while doing the review (i.e. he knows about


Later, Juan.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]