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Re: [Xen-devel] PATCH: Use name instead of pid in QEMU logs

To: xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Daniel P. Berrange" <berrange@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] PATCH: Use name instead of pid in QEMU logs
From: Mark Williamson <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2007 02:00:09 +0100
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Hurrah!  Sounds like a brilliant idea to me (shuddering as remember the 
hundreds of qemu dm log files sitting around on my system).


On Friday 01 June 2007, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> The attached patch changes the logfile name generated by qemu-dm to use the
> pattern  qemu-dm-[NAME].log instead of qemu-dm-[PID].log. This makes it
> easier for the adminsitrator to figure out which log corresponds to which
> guest (particularly after a crash where you no long know what PID the
> qemu-dm process for your guest had). It also prevents the number of log
> files from growing unbounded.
>    Signed-off-by: Daniel P. Berrange <berrange@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Dan.

Dave: Just a question. What use is a unicyle with no seat?  And no pedals!
Mark: To answer a question with a question: What use is a skateboard?
Dave: Skateboards have wheels.
Mark: My wheel has a wheel!

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