On 10.09.13 22:02, bigclouds wrote:
> hi, shaharh:
> recently i work on injecting file into guestvm, i find a hook called
> injectfile in vdsm.
> i have a confusion about why injectfile hook takes qcow2 format as a
> special one which can not be handled?
> could you tell me your reason?
> as i know libguestfs certainly can be aware of qcow2 and all its feature like
> backing_file etc.
> it is a little hard to inject files into a image which has backing
> files(maybe backing chain) especially for images of block type with
> thin-providing. like a vm in pool.
> i am now writing code to inject files into a vm in pool.
> please tell me your ideas. and my questoin.
It should work with qcow2, when this hook was written we had some issues that
we limit the format to raw.
did you try to modify the hook script? (by removing the qcow only condition)
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