Re: [openstack-dev] Make libguestfs available on pypi

2015-10-16 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 12:58:20PM +0100, Matt Thompson wrote: > Hi All, > > Does anyone know if any progress has been made here? We're doing something > similar to Kris and it'd be great if libguestfs could be installed directly > from pypi. Good and bad news. No movement on the PyPi sign-up

Re: [openstack-dev] Make libguestfs available on pypi

2015-10-16 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 01:40:56PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote: > On Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 12:58:20PM +0100, Matt Thompson wrote: > > Hi All, > > > > Does anyone know if any progress has been made here? We're doing something > > similar to Kris and it'd b

Re: [openstack-dev] Make libguestfs available on pypi

2015-10-16 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 01:40:56PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote: > On Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 12:58:20PM +0100, Matt Thompson wrote: > > Hi All, > > > > Does anyone know if any progress has been made here? We're doing something > > similar to Kris and it'd b

Re: [openstack-dev] Make libguestfs available on pypi

2015-07-30 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:14:20AM +1000, Ian Wienand wrote: On 07/30/2015 04:55 AM, Kris G. Lindgren wrote: The following bug has already been created over a year ago [1], and it looks like most of the work on the libguestfs side is already done [2]. It seems something about a complaint

Re: [openstack-dev] [nova] Libguestfs: possibility not to use it, even when installed ?

2015-02-23 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 11:08:31AM +0100, Raphael Glon wrote: sudo sysctl -w fs.protected_hardlinks=0 + common user nova/qemu We fixed this a while back (in July 2013 in fact). I think if you forked at Fedora 19 then you're probably using libguestfs 1.24 + supermin 4. I'd definitely recommend

Re: [openstack-dev] [nova] Libguestfs: possibility not to use it, even when installed ?

2015-02-19 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Wed, Feb 18, 2015 at 07:23:52PM +0100, Raphael Glon wrote: I entcountered a similar case more recently on powerkvm 2.1.0 (defect with the libguestfs) What's the actual bug? We've worked hard, with IBM, to make libguestfs work on POWER 7 and POWER 8 systems. I have full access to those

Re: [openstack-dev] [Nova] Deprecating localfs?

2014-09-23 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Tue, Sep 23, 2014 at 09:53:36AM +1000, Michael Still wrote: Hi. I know we've been talking about deprecating nova.virt.disk.vfs.localfs for a long time, in favour of wanting people to use libguestfs instead. However, I can't immediately find any written documentation for when we said we'd

Re: [openstack-dev] [nova] Do any hyperviors allow disk reduction as part of resize ?

2014-06-18 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
disk reduction as part of resize ? On 06/17/2014 10:43 AM, Richard W.M. Jones wrote: On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 06:12:16AM -0400, Aryeh Friedman wrote: Theoretically impossible to reduce disk unless you have some really nasty guest additions. True for live resizing. For dead

Re: [openstack-dev] nova-compute vfsguestfs

2014-06-17 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 03:06:25PM +0530, abhishek jain wrote: Hi Rich Can you help me regarding the possible cause for VM stucking at spawning state on ubuntu powerpc compute node in openstack using devstack. Did you solve this one? It's impossible to debug unless you collect the full

Re: [openstack-dev] [nova] Do any hyperviors allow disk reduction as part of resize ?

2014-06-17 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 06:12:16AM -0400, Aryeh Friedman wrote: Theoretically impossible to reduce disk unless you have some really nasty guest additions. True for live resizing. For dead resizing, libguestfs + virt-resize can do it. Although I wouldn't necessarily recommend it. In almost

Re: [openstack-dev] [nova] Do any hyperviors allow disk reduction as part of resize ?

2014-06-17 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 10:56:36AM -0400, Russell Bryant wrote: On 06/17/2014 10:43 AM, Richard W.M. Jones wrote: On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 06:12:16AM -0400, Aryeh Friedman wrote: Theoretically impossible to reduce disk unless you have some really nasty guest additions. True for live

Re: [openstack-dev] nova-compute vfsguestfs

2014-06-07 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Tue, May 27, 2014 at 03:25:10PM +0530, abhishek jain wrote: Hi Daniel Thanks for the help. The end result of my setup is that the VM is stucking at Spawning state on my compute node whereas it is working fine on the controller node. Therefore I'm comparing nova-compute logs of both

Re: [openstack-dev] [Nova] nova-compute deadlock

2014-06-07 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Sat, May 31, 2014 at 01:25:04AM +0800, Qin Zhao wrote: Hi all, When I run Icehouse code, I encountered a strange problem. The nova-compute service becomes stuck, when I boot instances. I report this bug in https://bugs.launchpad.net/nova/+bug/1313477. After thinking several days, I

Re: [openstack-dev] [nova] bp proposal: libvirt-resize-disk-down

2014-01-30 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Thu, Jan 30, 2014 at 02:59:45PM +, sahid wrote: Greetings, A blueprint is being discussed about the disk resize down feature of libvirt driver. https://blueprints.launchpad.net/nova/+spec/libvirt-resize-disk-down The current implementation does not handle disk resize down and

Re: [openstack-dev] [oslo] log message translations

2014-01-29 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 05:58:20PM +, Daniel P. Berrange wrote: On Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 12:42:28PM -0500, Doug Hellmann wrote: We have a blueprint open for separating translated log messages into different domains so the translation team can prioritize them differently (focusing on

Re: [openstack-dev] Disabling file injection *by default*

2014-01-21 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Wed, Jan 22, 2014 at 10:57:29AM +1300, Robert Collins wrote: [...] I'm a bit surprised that file injection is on by default. I thought it was disabled by default upstream. (Just checked and it is enabled as you say.) So yes, file injection should be off by default, but read below. There's

Re: [openstack-dev] [libvirt] [nova] live-snapshot/cloning of virtual machines

2013-08-16 Thread Richard W.M. Jones
On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 11:05:19AM +0100, Daniel P. Berrange wrote: On Wed, Aug 14, 2013 at 04:53:01PM -0700, Vishvananda Ishaya wrote: Hi Everyone, I have been trying for some time to get the code for the live-snapshot blueprint[1] in. Going through the review process for the rpc and