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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xl: print sxp on dry-run of create

To: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xl: print sxp on dry-run of create
From: Ian Jackson <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 2 Jun 2011 17:36:07 +0100
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Ian Campbell writes ("[Xen-devel] [PATCH] xl: print sxp on dry-run of create"):
> xl: print sxp on dry-run of create.

Right.  I think xl restore should get a dry run option too.

> The help text for xm create's --dry-run says "Dry run - prints the
> resulting configuration in SXP but does not create the domain." so
> update xl implementation to match. At least the xendomains initscript
> relies on this (for better or worse).

Presumably it wants to know the domain name which would be created,
because that's not necessarily related to the name of the config file.

> Signed-off-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Tested-by: Carsten Schiers <carsten@xxxxxxxxxx>

Acked-by: Ian Jackson <ian.jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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