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Re: [Xen-devel] Error reporting capabilities for libxc

To: "Stephen C. Tweedie" <sct@xxxxxxxxxx>, "Daniel P. Berrange" <berrange@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Error reporting capabilities for libxc
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2006 13:28:37 +0100
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On 26/9/06 12:45, "Stephen C. Tweedie" <sct@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>> So, I've prototyped a simple error reporting mechanism for libxc. The idea
>> is we first define an enum for the broad classes of errors which can occur.
> ...
>> Any way, the upshot of all this work:
>>   # xm create error
>>   Using config file "error".
>>   Error: [2, 'Kernel ELF architecture 3 does not match Xen architecture 62']
> IMHO this is sorely needed.  Any comments from XenSource people?

I'd agree something like this is necessary in the 3.0.4 timeframe. I'll let
one of the guys more acquainted with xend comment in detail. There's also
the question of how this will integrate with the proposed 'XenAPI'.

 -- Keir

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