libguestfs.git
10 years agoVersion 1.11.17. 1.11.17
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 14 Jul 2011 13:32:34 +0000 (14:32 +0100)]
Version 1.11.17.

10 years agoresize: Clarify examples in the man page.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 14 Jul 2011 12:42:33 +0000 (13:42 +0100)]
resize: Clarify examples in the man page.

10 years agoresize: Add btrfs support to virt-resize (RHBZ#721275).
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 14 Jul 2011 10:39:11 +0000 (11:39 +0100)]
resize: Add btrfs support to virt-resize (RHBZ#721275).

10 years agoNew API: btrfs-filesystem-resize (RHBZ#721160).
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 14 Jul 2011 10:38:25 +0000 (11:38 +0100)]
New API: btrfs-filesystem-resize (RHBZ#721160).

This resizes a btrfs filesystem.

10 years agodocs: resize: Not just limited to resizing filesystems in partitions.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 14 Jul 2011 12:02:31 +0000 (13:02 +0100)]
docs: resize: Not just limited to resizing filesystems in partitions.

If you use --LV-expand then filesystems in LVs can be resized too.

10 years agomkfs: Don't die if mke2fs is not available.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 14 Jul 2011 10:27:24 +0000 (11:27 +0100)]
mkfs: Don't die if mke2fs is not available.

Allow other types of filesystems to be created.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.16. 1.11.16
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 14:59:33 +0000 (15:59 +0100)]
Version 1.11.16.

10 years agoUpdate release notes.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 14:33:07 +0000 (15:33 +0100)]
Update release notes.

10 years agoRefresh README file.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 14:03:04 +0000 (15:03 +0100)]
Refresh README file.

Update and verify the list of requirements, by checking it against
both configure.ac and the Fedora specfile.

Remove some obsolete sections that covered historical ground.

10 years agoappliance: Add systemd to get /sbin/reboot for virt-rescue (RHBZ#661280).
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 13:27:28 +0000 (14:27 +0100)]
appliance: Add systemd to get /sbin/reboot for virt-rescue (RHBZ#661280).

10 years agodocs: Update API support.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 08:51:00 +0000 (09:51 +0100)]
docs: Update API support.

10 years agovirt-resize: Arrange options in man page in alphabetical order.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 08:44:13 +0000 (09:44 +0100)]
virt-resize: Arrange options in man page in alphabetical order.

10 years agovirt-resize: Add --ntfsresize-force option.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 13 Jul 2011 08:27:57 +0000 (09:27 +0100)]
virt-resize: Add --ntfsresize-force option.

Use the non-deprecated g#ntfsresize_opts API call, and also add
the --ntfsresize-force option for forcing resize.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.15. 1.11.15
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 18:11:59 +0000 (19:11 +0100)]
Version 1.11.15.

10 years agoTODO: Attach method for disconnected operation.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 16:26:34 +0000 (17:26 +0100)]
TODO: Attach method for disconnected operation.

10 years agopart-get-bootable: Fix when partitions are missing or unordered (RHBZ#602997).
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 16:18:48 +0000 (17:18 +0100)]
part-get-bootable: Fix when partitions are missing or unordered (RHBZ#602997).

10 years agoNew API: ntfsresize-opts (RHBZ#685009).
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 17:16:40 +0000 (18:16 +0100)]
New API: ntfsresize-opts (RHBZ#685009).

This is a more comprehensive fix for RHBZ#685009.  Add a new API which
allows the --force flag to be passed, allowing multiple NTFS resize
operations in a single session.

10 years agoDocument that ntfsresize cannot be used multiple times (RHBZ#685009).
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 13:13:57 +0000 (14:13 +0100)]
Document that ntfsresize cannot be used multiple times (RHBZ#685009).

10 years agofish: Show device mapper device in tab completion (RHBZ#688062).
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 12:31:42 +0000 (13:31 +0100)]
fish: Show device mapper device in tab completion (RHBZ#688062).

With this change:

><fs> luks-open /dev/vda1 lukstest
Enter key or passphrase ("key"):
><fs> ll /dev/<TAB>
/dev/mapper/lukstest  /dev/vda              /dev/vda1

10 years agoNew API: list-dm-devices (RHBZ#688062).
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 12:26:25 +0000 (13:26 +0100)]
New API: list-dm-devices (RHBZ#688062).

List device mapper devices.

10 years agoDon't mention /dev/mapper in docs for vg-activate{,-all} commands.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 11:23:15 +0000 (12:23 +0100)]
Don't mention /dev/mapper in docs for vg-activate{,-all} commands.

Although vg-activate and vg-activate-all do make /dev/mapper/VG-LV
devices internally, we always prefer to use the /dev/VG/LV format and
we return this format where possible.  Therefore don't mention
/dev/mapper in this documentation.

10 years agoprotocol: Force optargs_bitmask to be passed as 0 for non-opt actions.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 17:17:35 +0000 (18:17 +0100)]
protocol: Force optargs_bitmask to be passed as 0 for non-opt actions.

If the action doesn't take optional arguments, nevertheless force the
optargs_bitmask field in the header to be passed as 0, and give an
error if not.

10 years agolist-9p: Avoid double free along error path.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 12 Jul 2011 11:51:43 +0000 (12:51 +0100)]
list-9p: Avoid double free along error path.

This updates commit 5f10c3350338bbca735a74db26f98da968957bd9.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.14. 1.11.14
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 6 Jul 2011 16:25:00 +0000 (17:25 +0100)]
Version 1.11.14.

10 years agomkfs-opts: Don't test optional arguments in this test.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 6 Jul 2011 09:53:04 +0000 (10:53 +0100)]
mkfs-opts: Don't test optional arguments in this test.

10 years agomkfs-opts: Add optional sectorsize parameter.
Nikita A Menkovich [Wed, 6 Jul 2011 09:36:13 +0000 (10:36 +0100)]
mkfs-opts: Add optional sectorsize parameter.

10 years agocapitests: Allow tests to properly test optional arguments.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 6 Jul 2011 09:50:25 +0000 (10:50 +0100)]
capitests: Allow tests to properly test optional arguments.

For optional arguments, you can now specify empty string to mean no
argument, except for String optional arguments where you must use
"NOARG" (empty string meaning a supplied empty string argument).

10 years agoImplement inode option to mkfs_opts command.
Nikita A Menkovich [Mon, 4 Jul 2011 09:25:04 +0000 (10:25 +0100)]
Implement inode option to mkfs_opts command.

This is needed because older versions of grub(for example in centos)
do not understand filesystems created with newer version of e2fsprogs.
By default in e2fsprogs 1.4+ creates partitions with 256 bit inode
size, and grub expect 128 bit size.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.13. 1.11.13
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 30 Jun 2011 15:06:07 +0000 (16:06 +0100)]
Version 1.11.13.

10 years agoAdd caution subdirectory containing safety and liveness tests.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 30 Jun 2011 11:57:31 +0000 (12:57 +0100)]
Add caution subdirectory containing safety and liveness tests.

Not that I'm paranoid about qemu breaking snapshots of anything like
that ...

10 years agoUpdate release notes.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 30 Jun 2011 11:06:09 +0000 (12:06 +0100)]
Update release notes.

10 years agoinspector: Update documentation to cover <icon> element.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 30 Jun 2011 10:36:38 +0000 (11:36 +0100)]
inspector: Update documentation to cover <icon> element.

This updates commit 7f16c346bbeba2f2fe3c31ccb85158178a284d84.

10 years agopython: Add explicit g.close() method (RHBZ#717786).
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 30 Jun 2011 09:14:33 +0000 (10:14 +0100)]
python: Add explicit g.close() method (RHBZ#717786).

10 years agodocs: Update API support.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 29 Jun 2011 12:41:50 +0000 (13:41 +0100)]
docs: Update API support.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.12. 1.11.12
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 28 Jun 2011 18:52:11 +0000 (19:52 +0100)]
Version 1.11.12.

10 years agofish: Add 'display' command for displaying graphical files.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 28 Jun 2011 17:58:54 +0000 (18:58 +0100)]
fish: Add 'display' command for displaying graphical files.

10 years agoNew API: inspect-get-icon returns the guest icon.
Richard W.M. Jones [Mon, 27 Jun 2011 14:27:46 +0000 (15:27 +0100)]
New API: inspect-get-icon returns the guest icon.

This API returns the guest's favicon if found, else an icon
representing the guest operating system.  Currently supported by this
patch: Fedora, RHEL and derivatives, Debian (but not Ubuntu),
Windows XP, Windows 7.

This also updates virt-inspector to include an <icon> element
containing the icon in base64 encoding.

10 years agoChange download_to_tmp so it can work with multi-root operating systems.
Richard W.M. Jones [Mon, 27 Jun 2011 15:10:25 +0000 (16:10 +0100)]
Change download_to_tmp so it can work with multi-root operating systems.

The previous guestfs___download_to_tmp function did not handle
multiboot correctly.  In particular it used the same cache name
for downloaded files from different roots, which could have caused
things like applications in each root to be confused.

This changes the function so that the cache filename is prefixed
with the root / fs number, eg. $tmpdir/0-Name instead of $tmpdir/Name.

This change also requires the function to return the new name, so
all places in the code which called this function had to be
updated.

This updates and fixes commit 3c1f762abed92f7a358f3bc93e3396d0606b18ad.

10 years agogenerator: Fix functions with both RBufferOut and optional args.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 28 Jun 2011 07:50:14 +0000 (08:50 +0100)]
generator: Fix functions with both RBufferOut and optional args.

No current function returns RBufferOut and has optional args.  Such
functions would be generated incorrectly.

RBufferOut implies a silent "size_t *size_r" argument is added after
the regular arguments and before the optional arguments.  Various
changes to the code generator need to be made to take this into
account.

10 years agoinspector: Fix comment in virt-inspector.rng.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 28 Jun 2011 16:02:46 +0000 (17:02 +0100)]
inspector: Fix comment in virt-inspector.rng.

The comment referred to the command line syntax of the old
virt-inspector.

10 years agoinspection: Remove note about root device string.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 28 Jun 2011 08:58:44 +0000 (09:58 +0100)]
inspection: Remove note about root device string.

This is a fairly pointless note/warning since (a) you can't use the
API if you don't pass a root device string and (b) the code gives you
a good error message if you pass something that is not a root device
string.

10 years agoguestfs.h: Tidy up *_argv structs and other #defines.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 28 Jun 2011 09:36:09 +0000 (10:36 +0100)]
guestfs.h: Tidy up *_argv structs and other #defines.

10 years agoRevert "Lib.pm: unknown filesystem label SWAP-sda2 (RHBZ#666578)"
Richard W.M. Jones [Mon, 27 Jun 2011 17:14:15 +0000 (18:14 +0100)]
Revert "Lib.pm: unknown filesystem label SWAP-sda2 (RHBZ#666578)"

This reverts commit 5cab0d6c807d8a3bf9690375c663d11a10e21656.

10 years agoNew API: mount-9p lets you mount 9p filesystems (RHBZ#714981).
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 22 Jun 2011 12:55:14 +0000 (13:55 +0100)]
New API: mount-9p lets you mount 9p filesystems (RHBZ#714981).

The updated patch makes 'options' into an optional parameter.

10 years agoNew API: list-9p lists 9p filesystem mount tags (RHBZ#714981).
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 22 Jun 2011 09:13:23 +0000 (10:13 +0100)]
New API: list-9p lists 9p filesystem mount tags (RHBZ#714981).

10 years agotrace: Print empty list correctly.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 22 Jun 2011 09:36:44 +0000 (10:36 +0100)]
trace: Print empty list correctly.

Empty lists returned by RStringList and RHashtable functions
were incorrectly printed as [""].

Fix this so they are printed as [] instead.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.11. 1.11.11
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 21 Jun 2011 12:22:16 +0000 (13:22 +0100)]
Version 1.11.11.

10 years agoEnable deprecated option only with gcc >= 4.5.
Richard W.M. Jones [Mon, 20 Jun 2011 09:35:02 +0000 (10:35 +0100)]
Enable deprecated option only with gcc >= 4.5.

Before gcc 4.5, the deprecated option did not take the optional string
argument (see [1]).  This caused compilation to fail with gcc < 4.5.

[1] http://gcc.gnu.org/gcc-4.5/changes.html

10 years agoperl: Ignore MYMETA.yml.
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 18 Jun 2011 12:04:18 +0000 (13:04 +0100)]
perl: Ignore MYMETA.yml.

This file is created by one of the build tools used by Perl 5.14.

10 years agotodo: Idea for interactive disk creator program.
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 18 Jun 2011 12:01:12 +0000 (13:01 +0100)]
todo: Idea for interactive disk creator program.

10 years agoperl: Don't use qw() as parentheses.
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 18 Jun 2011 12:00:00 +0000 (13:00 +0100)]
perl: Don't use qw() as parentheses.

In Perl 5.14:

Use of qw(...) as parentheses is deprecated at perl/blib/lib/Sys/Guestfs/Lib.pm line 1111.

10 years agogenerator: Rewrite UUIDs that begin with zero byte.
Richard W.M. Jones [Mon, 13 Jun 2011 17:58:53 +0000 (18:58 +0100)]
generator: Rewrite UUIDs that begin with zero byte.

In util-linux <= 2.19, mkswap -U cannot handle the first byte of the
UUID being zero, so we artificially rewrite such UUIDs.

See: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.utilities.util-linux-ng/4273

10 years agoVersion 1.11.10. 1.11.10
Richard W.M. Jones [Fri, 10 Jun 2011 15:03:55 +0000 (16:03 +0100)]
Version 1.11.10.

10 years agobuild: include <string.h> for src/match.c's use of strlen
Jim Meyering [Fri, 10 Jun 2011 09:57:20 +0000 (11:57 +0200)]
build: include <string.h> for src/match.c's use of strlen

10 years agobootstrap: use --libtool
Jim Meyering [Thu, 9 Jun 2011 20:15:52 +0000 (22:15 +0200)]
bootstrap: use --libtool

10 years agobuild: update to latest gnulib
Jim Meyering [Tue, 7 Jun 2011 17:48:16 +0000 (19:48 +0200)]
build: update to latest gnulib

* .gnulib: Update submodule to latest.
* daemon/m4/gnulib-cache.m4: Regenerate.

10 years agodaemon: Keep Coverity happy by ignoring some return values.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 9 Jun 2011 09:10:50 +0000 (10:10 +0100)]
daemon: Keep Coverity happy by ignoring some return values.

10 years agoCoverity: Don't return freed pointers from command* along error path.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 9 Jun 2011 08:39:54 +0000 (09:39 +0100)]
Coverity: Don't return freed pointers from command* along error path.

If the external command failed to run, we could free up the allocated
*stdoutput and *stderror pointers, but then return those freed
pointers to the caller.  The caller usually tries to print and free
*stderror, so this is a serious error.

Instead, return *stdoutput as NULL, and *stderror pointing to a
generic error message.

10 years agoCoverity: Missing return on error path.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:38:53 +0000 (22:38 +0100)]
Coverity: Missing return on error path.

10 years agoCoverity: Ensure fp is closed along all error paths.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:30:24 +0000 (22:30 +0100)]
Coverity: Ensure fp is closed along all error paths.

10 years agoCoverity: Close directory handle along error paths.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:27:01 +0000 (22:27 +0100)]
Coverity: Close directory handle along error paths.

10 years agoCoverity: Don't leak argv arrays.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:25:21 +0000 (22:25 +0100)]
Coverity: Don't leak argv arrays.

10 years agoCoverity: Don't leak error strings.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:16:59 +0000 (22:16 +0100)]
Coverity: Don't leak error strings.

10 years agoCoverity: Check return value of sysroot_path.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:14:21 +0000 (22:14 +0100)]
Coverity: Check return value of sysroot_path.

For some reason we were checking the parameter!

10 years agoCoverity: Check return value of malloc.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:07:36 +0000 (22:07 +0100)]
Coverity: Check return value of malloc.

10 years agoCoverity: Don't close fd_cwd if fd_cwd == -1.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:04:25 +0000 (22:04 +0100)]
Coverity: Don't close fd_cwd if fd_cwd == -1.

10 years agoCoverity: Avoid calling sort_strings (NULL, 0) on empty list.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 21:01:41 +0000 (22:01 +0100)]
Coverity: Avoid calling sort_strings (NULL, 0) on empty list.

10 years agoCoverity: Don't call free_strings (NULL).
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 20:56:56 +0000 (21:56 +0100)]
Coverity: Don't call free_strings (NULL).

10 years agoCoverity: Remove unreachable code.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 20:53:07 +0000 (21:53 +0100)]
Coverity: Remove unreachable code.

10 years agoinit: Remove timeout in udevadm settle command.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 8 Jun 2011 12:12:01 +0000 (13:12 +0100)]
init: Remove timeout in udevadm settle command.

The given timeout (10s) was too low if the appliance was
running slowly, which caused a cascade of other failures
during tests.

Note that in udev-171 and above on Fedora, /sbin/start_udev
no longer exists, so now we are using this manual method to
start udevd.

10 years agoprotocol: Enhance "unexpected end of file when reading from daemon" error.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 7 Jun 2011 11:36:02 +0000 (12:36 +0100)]
protocol: Enhance "unexpected end of file when reading from daemon" error.

Make this error more informative, since it is a common error when the
appliance fails to start up.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.9. 1.11.9
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 4 Jun 2011 21:22:44 +0000 (22:22 +0100)]
Version 1.11.9.

10 years agoOnly include date, not time, in BUGS file.
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 4 Jun 2011 21:47:52 +0000 (22:47 +0100)]
Only include date, not time, in BUGS file.

This is so the file does not change so often when using 'make dist'.

10 years agoRemove dependency diagram, since it is very out of date.
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 4 Jun 2011 21:22:04 +0000 (22:22 +0100)]
Remove dependency diagram, since it is very out of date.

10 years agovirt-ls: Add virt-ls -lR option for complex file iteration.
Richard W.M. Jones [Fri, 3 Jun 2011 16:00:07 +0000 (17:00 +0100)]
virt-ls: Add virt-ls -lR option for complex file iteration.

10 years agovirt-ls: Refactor mode selection code.
Richard W.M. Jones [Fri, 3 Jun 2011 14:19:05 +0000 (15:19 +0100)]
virt-ls: Refactor mode selection code.

This is just code motion.

10 years agovirt-ls: Small fix for output of --help option.
Richard W.M. Jones [Fri, 3 Jun 2011 13:49:19 +0000 (14:49 +0100)]
virt-ls: Small fix for output of --help option.

10 years agoUbuntu: Fix compilation of virt-resize if old libguestfs already installed.
Richard W.M. Jones [Sat, 4 Jun 2011 12:13:11 +0000 (13:13 +0100)]
Ubuntu: Fix compilation of virt-resize if old libguestfs already installed.

10 years agorecipes: in tr command \000 should be \0
Richard W.M. Jones [Fri, 3 Jun 2011 08:41:20 +0000 (09:41 +0100)]
recipes: in tr command \000 should be \0

10 years agodaemon: Fix error message.
Nikita A Menkovich [Fri, 20 May 2011 10:26:09 +0000 (11:26 +0100)]
daemon: Fix error message.

10 years agotodo: Document thoughts on visiting files.
Richard W.M. Jones [Fri, 20 May 2011 09:54:55 +0000 (10:54 +0100)]
todo: Document thoughts on visiting files.

10 years agodebian: Add build dependencies: dpkg-dev, devscripts, gperf.
Nikita A Menkovich [Fri, 20 May 2011 09:35:06 +0000 (10:35 +0100)]
debian: Add build dependencies: dpkg-dev, devscripts, gperf.

10 years agodaemon: Make sysroot_len be size_t instead of int.
Richard W.M. Jones [Thu, 19 May 2011 13:44:02 +0000 (14:44 +0100)]
daemon: Make sysroot_len be size_t instead of int.

10 years agotodo: Remove event log parsing - done.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 21:23:05 +0000 (22:23 +0100)]
todo: Remove event log parsing - done.

10 years agobuild: Install guestfs-recipes.1.html on website.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 20:11:47 +0000 (21:11 +0100)]
build: Install guestfs-recipes.1.html on website.

This updates commit f2c7df589c7e161f33b46d05a943b5489dc2cffe.

10 years agoAdd new guestfs-rescue(1) man page with recipes.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 14:45:36 +0000 (15:45 +0100)]
Add new guestfs-rescue(1) man page with recipes.

10 years agoRemove guestfish recipes.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 14:27:20 +0000 (15:27 +0100)]
Remove guestfish recipes.

These were out of date.  We will replace them with more up to date
information.

10 years agoguestfs-examples(3): Remove link to OCaml homepage.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 14:32:59 +0000 (15:32 +0100)]
guestfs-examples(3): Remove link to OCaml homepage.

10 years agoVersion 1.11.8. 1.11.8
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 09:04:37 +0000 (10:04 +0100)]
Version 1.11.8.

10 years agozero: Disable file test because of bug in file command.
Richard W.M. Jones [Wed, 18 May 2011 09:04:05 +0000 (10:04 +0100)]
zero: Disable file test because of bug in file command.

See: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=705499

10 years agovirt-win-reg: Win XP paths can contain %systemdrive%.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 21:54:20 +0000 (22:54 +0100)]
virt-win-reg: Win XP paths can contain %systemdrive%.

10 years agovirt-win-reg: systemroot macro should be replaced case insensitive.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 21:53:53 +0000 (22:53 +0100)]
virt-win-reg: systemroot macro should be replaced case insensitive.

10 years agoNew APIs: is-zero and is-zero-device, to test if file or device is all zeroes.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 21:06:00 +0000 (22:06 +0100)]
New APIs: is-zero and is-zero-device, to test if file or device is all zeroes.

10 years agoDocument that guestfs_file output depends on file(1) command.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 19:57:56 +0000 (20:57 +0100)]
Document that guestfs_file output depends on file(1) command.

And therefore practically it cannot be part of the ABI since
the output of file(1) itself changes from time to time.

10 years agofuse: Add note about allowing other users to see filesystem (RHBZ#705200).
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 18:51:37 +0000 (19:51 +0100)]
fuse: Add note about allowing other users to see filesystem (RHBZ#705200).

10 years agoVersion 1.11.7. 1.11.7
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 16:48:48 +0000 (17:48 +0100)]
Version 1.11.7.

10 years agogenerator: Mark sfdisk functions as deprecated.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 14:52:28 +0000 (15:52 +0100)]
generator: Mark sfdisk functions as deprecated.

Point to the part-* API calls as replacements.

10 years agogenerator: Mark mount as deprecated.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 14:52:16 +0000 (15:52 +0100)]
generator: Mark mount as deprecated.

Callers should use 'mount_options' or 'mount_vfs' instead.

See also:
http://libguestfs.org/guestfs.3.html#libguestfs_gotchas

10 years agogenerator: Mark wait_ready as deprecated.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 14:51:25 +0000 (15:51 +0100)]
generator: Mark wait_ready as deprecated.

The function has been a no op for a very long time.  By marking
it as deprecated we make it clear that you shouldn't call it
in new code.

10 years agogenerator: Check the flags fields.
Richard W.M. Jones [Tue, 17 May 2011 14:50:16 +0000 (15:50 +0100)]
generator: Check the flags fields.