Libvirt work for Q

Registered by Serge Hallyn on 2012-04-17

libvirt is the preferred virtualization management solution in Ubuntu.
This work is to ensure that libvirt is stable and fulfills our needs.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Dave Walker
Priority:
Medium
Drafter:
Ubuntu Server Team
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Serge Hallyn
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for quantal
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-12.10-beta-2
Started by
Antonio Rosales on 2012-07-11
Completed by
Serge Hallyn on 2013-05-16

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Sprints

Whiteboard

User stories:

Joe manages several libvirt nodes from a central management node. He
wishes for scripts on the management node to use libvirt to query and
change network layout on the remote libvirt nodes. He can use netcf
to do so.

Assumptions:

None

Release Notes:

libvirt in ubuntu now supports remote host network management through
netcf bindings.

Working Notes:

Email with proposed fix to console growth problem: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/5873/

(?)

Work Items

Work items:
[zulcss] merge latest upstream libvirt: DONE
[serge-hallyn] finish MIR of netcf bug 904014: DONE
[serge-hallyn] link libvirt against netcf: DONE
[smb] look into transition from xend to libxl (seems incomplete and would need more time and effort): POSTPONED
[smb] look into automated tests for libvirt-xen: POSTPONED
[serge-hallyn] automated tests for libvirt-lxc (start,stop,define,undefine,console): DONE
[adam-g] Ping Daniel Berrange (upstream libvirt) about proposed fix to console growth problem (bug 832507) : POSTPONED

Dependency tree

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