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From Rohit Yadav <>
Subject Re: Question about the userdata availability
Date Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:51:41 GMT
Hi Lucian,

I think it’s a bug like other issues where passwords, host-ip mappings and other information
don’t get removed when VMs are removed (for example

I’ve a fair idea how VR works and how we should fix this issue but it would be great if
Jayapal or Sheng can comment on this, I aim to fix them soon among my other pending issues
that I need to fix.

> On 22-Dec-2014, at 3:34 pm, sebgoa <> wrote:
> Pinging Loic on this, he most likely has first hand experience with this…
> On Dec 20, 2014, at 11:58 AM, Nux! <> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I notice that when a VM is deployed with userdata, this userdata is then available
at http://VR/latest/user-data indefinitely, subsequent reboots of the VM will get the userdata
again and again.
>> When the userdata is retrieved is there a way to let the VR know it has been retrieved
and can be deleted/deactivated?
>> Like there is the case with the root password script which send a "DomU_Request:
saved_password" header to confirm it.
>> Lucian
>> --
>> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
>> Nux!

Rohit Yadav
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