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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v2] qemu-iotests: add qed.py image manipulation
Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v2] qemu-iotests: add qed.py image manipulation utility
Thu, 26 Jul 2012 06:33:17 -0600
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On 07/26/2012 01:08 AM, Stefan Hajnoczi wrote:
> The qed.py utility can inspect and manipulate QED image files. It can
> be used for testing to see the state of image metadata and also to
> inject corruptions into the image file. It also has a scrubbing feature
> to copy just the metadata out of an image file, allowing users to share
> broken image files without revealing data in bug reports.
> This has lived in my local repo for a long time but could be useful
> to others. There are two use cases:
> 1. qemu-iotests that need to manipulate (e.g. corrupt) QED image files.
> 2. Users that want to inspect or recover their QED image files.
> Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <address@hidden>
> +# This work is licensed under the terms of the GNU GPL, version 2. See
Eric Blake address@hidden +1-919-301-3266
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