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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH] qapi/misc.json: Clarify about usage of QMP 'cpu
Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH] qapi/misc.json: Clarify about usage of QMP 'cpu-add'
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:03:32 +0200
On Wed, Sep 19, 2018 at 01:46:37PM -0300, Eduardo Habkost wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 19, 2018 at 12:22:19PM +0200, Kashyap Chamarthy wrote:
> > On Tue, Sep 18, 2018 at 11:19:38AM -0300, Eduardo Habkost wrote:
> > Noted; shall I send a reworded patch to say: "This command will be
> > deprecated in the near future"?
> I'd prefer a patch (against this file and qemu-deprecated.texi)
> saying "this command is deprecated".
Okay, I'll send a new patch (with commit summary line: "Deprecate QMP
> I don't see a reason to not deprecate the command immediately
> (instead of just promising that it will be deprecated).
> > Yeah, to be clear, would you like me to amend the text in a different
> > phrasing? Or is the current phrasing alright? Maybe needs an
> > additional sentence about: "Refer the documentation of
> > 'query-hotpluggable-cpus'"?
> I'd prefer a more succinct phrasing. e.g.:
> "This command is deprecated. The `device_add` command should
> be used instead. See the `query-hotpluggable-cpus` command for
> The main problem is that the details I expected to see on the
> documentation of `query-hotpluggable-cpus` aren't there.
> But before writing `query-hotpluggable-cpus` documentation from
> scratch, I would like to find the answer to this:
> > > Igor, is the QMP documentation for query-hotpluggable-cpus the
> > > only documentation we have on CPU hotplug?
Yes, I'd also like to know the answer to that.