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From "Sebastien Goasguen" <run...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Review Request 18412: Gluster should store disk images in qcow2 format
Date Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:49:53 GMT


> On Feb. 25, 2014, 10:21 a.m., Wido den Hollander wrote:
> > Ship It!

This is present in 4.4, 4.5 and master


- Sebastien


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On Feb. 23, 2014, 7:20 p.m., Niels de Vos wrote:
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> https://reviews.apache.org/r/18412/
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> (Updated Feb. 23, 2014, 7:20 p.m.)
> 
> 
> Review request for cloudstack and Wido den Hollander.
> 
> 
> Repository: cloudstack-git
> 
> 
> Description
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> 
> By default all network disks are in RAW format. Gluster works fine with
> QCOW2 which has some advantages.
> 
> Disks are by default in QCOW2 format. It is possible to run into
> a mismatch, where the disk is in QCOW2 format, but QEMU gets started
> with format=raw. This causes the virtual machines to lockup on boot.
> 
> Failures to start a virtual machine can be verified by checking the log
> of the virtual machine, and compare the output of 'qemu-img info'.
> 
> In /var/log/libvirt/qemu/<VM>.log find the URL for the drive:
> 
>     -drive file=gluster+tcp://...,format=raw,..
> 
> Compare this with the 'qemu-img info' output of the same file, mounted
> under /mnt/<pool-uuid>/<img-uuid>:
> 
>     # qemu-img info /mnt/<pool-uuid>/<img-uuid>
>     ...
>     file format: qcow2
>     ...
> 
> This change makes passes the format when creating a disk located on RBD
> (RAW only) and Gluster (QCOW2).
> 
> 
> Diffs
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> 
>   plugins/hypervisors/kvm/src/com/cloud/hypervisor/kvm/resource/LibvirtComputingResource.java
c986855 
>   plugins/hypervisors/kvm/src/com/cloud/hypervisor/kvm/resource/LibvirtDomainXMLParser.java
9cf6a90 
>   plugins/hypervisors/kvm/src/com/cloud/hypervisor/kvm/resource/LibvirtVMDef.java 290c5a9

>   plugins/hypervisors/kvm/src/com/cloud/hypervisor/kvm/storage/KVMStorageProcessor.java
1c37607 
> 
> Diff: https://reviews.apache.org/r/18412/diff/
> 
> 
> Testing
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> 
> Test results described with this setup: http://blog.nixpanic.net/2014_02_23_archive.html
> 
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Niels de Vos
> 
>


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